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87 Scintillating Shelves

From Optical Illusion Shelves to Spider Web Bookcases

— December 29, 2009 — Art & Design
If you’re a bookworm like me, chances are you don’t pass by the furniture aisle without taking a peek at the shelving (I don’t care for any other kind of furniture as long as I have shelves for my books). And even if you don’t use shelves for books, they are still fundamental to any living environment—that is, if you don’t want to stack your DVDs, pictures, souvenirs, and other knick knacks in piles around the floor of your home. This collection of scintillating shelves includes all the shelving designs you could ever dream of and more.
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
87
Ultra Long Shelf-Life Cosmetics
Ultra Long Shelf-Life Cosmetics
Sterile Nano Cosmetics
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86
Ornamental Libraries
Ornamental Libraries
The Bookman Shelf
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85
Musical Bookshelves
Musical Bookshelves
The Wazz AL by NoDesign
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84
Limitless Design Dynamics
Limitless Design Dynamics
Tangram Bookshelves
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83
Charging Shelves
Charging Shelves
Driinn
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82
DNA-Inspired Furniture
DNA-Inspired Furniture
The MyDNA Bookcase
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81
Elastic Bookshelves
Elastic Bookshelves
The Booksling Offers a Place to Hang Your Books
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80
Polar Book
Polar Book
Joe Bookshelf
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79
Bookcase Cave
Bookcase Cave
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78
Mobile Phone Platforms
Mobile Phone Platforms
Tangle-Free Charging Shelves Nix Cable Mess
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77
Story-Telling Tables
Story-Telling Tables
The Isabel Quiroga Storyteller Shelf is Charming & Whimsical
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76
Porcupine Bookcases
Porcupine Bookcases
A Unique Bookshelf That Mimics Our Pointy Little Forest Friends
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75
Bathtubs with Bookshelves
Bathtubs with Bookshelves
The ‘Library Bath' by Malin Lundmark Screams Relaxation
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74
Shape-Shifting Shelves
Shape-Shifting Shelves
The Oeuf Toy Store System Adapts to Your Child's Needs
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73
Virtual Book Shelves For Real Shopping
Virtual Book Shelves For Real Shopping
Zoomii On-Line Bookstore
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72
Brick by Brick Shelves
Brick by Brick Shelves
The Ora-Ito 'Ecco' Unit Lends an Urban Studio Feel to Your Home
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71
Aztec Snake Bookcase
Aztec Snake Bookcase
Quetza
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70
Racetrack Bookshelves
Racetrack Bookshelves
The Infinite Loop Bookcase Makes Continuous Reading Easy
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69
Bookshelves for Bookworms
Bookshelves for Bookworms
Lili Lite Turns Off When You Place An Open Book on Shelf
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68
Free-Range Furniture
Free-Range Furniture
ZiG Bamboo Bookcase
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67
Voronoi Shelf by Marc Newson
Voronoi Shelf by Marc Newson
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66
Global Warming Shelves
Global Warming Shelves
Tao Ma's Iceberg-Laden Bookshelf Reminds You to Go Green
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65
Scary Skateboard Shelves
Scary Skateboard Shelves
Skullhouse Skull-Covered Wall Art Lets You Honor Halloween Year-Round
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64
Fungus Shelves
Fungus Shelves
Mischer Traxler Saves Species With Eco-Conscious Design
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63
LED Clock Shelves
LED Clock Shelves
The Anka CD Clock
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62
Organic Squiggle Bookcases
Organic Squiggle Bookcases
The Signature Shelf is Simply Interesting
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61
Recycled Office Cabinet Shelves
Recycled Office Cabinet Shelves
Drawerment
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60
Shelf-Lamp Hybrids (UPDATE)
Shelf-Lamp Hybrids (UPDATE)
The ‘TwistTogether Lamp' Blocks Serve as Storage Units
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59
Honeycomb Shelves
Honeycomb Shelves
Chiaki Murata Creates the ‘Prol/Board' Shelving Units
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58
Crooked Bookcases
Crooked Bookcases
Lisa Sandall Creates a Slanted and Stylish Storage Unit
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57
Heartbeat-Inspired Designs
Heartbeat-Inspired Designs
Pulseline Shelf
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56
Origami Steel Shelves
Origami Steel Shelves
The Gilbert13 Fold Shelf Seamlessly Melds into Your Home
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55
Fungi Furniture
Fungi Furniture
Katharina Mischer Creates a Mushroom-Covered Shelf Design
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54
Pocket Knife Shelves
Pocket Knife Shelves
Ivan Hernandez Quintela and Juan Zouain Use Swiss Army Knife as Inspiration
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53
Sneaky Computer Shelves
Sneaky Computer Shelves
The BackPack is a Hidden Organizer for Your iMac
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52
Christian-Themed Bookshelves
Christian-Themed Bookshelves
The Cross-Shaped Kruis Bookcase by Casimir Meubelen
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51
Time-Telling Furniture
Time-Telling Furniture
The Multifunctional Clock Shelf Helps You Keep Time and Order
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50
Collapsible Extension Shelves
Collapsible Extension Shelves
The PLoP!
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49
Moderntique Shelves
Moderntique Shelves
Delight in Stanislav Katz's Decay Shelves
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48
Suspended Bookshelves
Suspended Bookshelves
Salkim Bookhangers
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47
Angular Storage
Angular Storage
The Quad Book Shelf
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46
Rolling Bookshelf Seating
Rolling Bookshelf Seating
Bookinist & Easy Reader Let You Take Your Books With You
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45
Bookshelf Jungles
Bookshelf Jungles
Create a Wildlife Adventure in Your Home With Zuny Bookend Animals
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44
A New Wave in Furniture
A New Wave in Furniture
The Storyline Shelf
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43
Backpack Shelves
Backpack Shelves
TidyPack Expandable Wardrobe System
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42
Flying Shelves
Flying Shelves
The 'Snow Bird' by Marisko Studios Gives Your Walls Some Flare
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41
Flexible Wall Units
Flexible Wall Units
Stretch Shelves are Made From Expandable Rubber Bands
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40
DIY Nerdy Decor
DIY Nerdy Decor
Turn Your Shelf Into a Pixelated Parade of Computer Icons
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39
Convertible Chair Shelves
Convertible Chair Shelves
Power Chair
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38
Biological Bookshelves
Biological Bookshelves
Cell Reading Bookshelf Serves as a Personal Hideaway
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37
Shape-Shifting Shelves
Shape-Shifting Shelves
Get More Out Items Out of Less With Ratchet Furniture
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36
Gravity Defying Bookshelves
Gravity Defying Bookshelves
Neon ADDI Billy's Brother Shelf Looks Like It'll Tip
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35
Fake Book as a Shelf
Fake Book as a Shelf
Your Books Floating on the Wall
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34
Religious Juxtaposition
Religious Juxtaposition
A Bookshelf for the Religiously Confused
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33
Boldly Bizarre Bookshelves
Boldly Bizarre Bookshelves
The 'Crisis' Shelf Adds Electric Orange Punch To Your Decor
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32
Bent Nail Bookshelves
Bent Nail Bookshelves
The Movement Bookcase
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31
Hostile Bookshelves
Hostile Bookshelves
‘Of War & Wits & Powers' by Daniel Loves Objects
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30
Wall-Mounted Stiletto Racks
Wall-Mounted Stiletto Racks
Mashallah Shoeshelf
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29
Bending Bookshelves
Bending Bookshelves
The Bookworm Shelf is Shaped Like a Snail
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28
Balancing Bookshelf
Balancing Bookshelf
"Maintain The Balance of Your Knowledge!"
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27
Honeycomb Bookcases
Honeycomb Bookcases
LAVA Architect's Design for Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation
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26
Speech Bubble Bookshelves
Speech Bubble Bookshelves
'Shelves Comic' Makes for Quirky Wall Storage
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25
Video Game Decor
Video Game Decor
Donkey Kong Shelves Bring Back Old-School Icon For Storage
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24
Maze-Like Furniture
Maze-Like Furniture
Rick Ivey Ontario's Steel Bookshelf
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23
BookShelf Adjusts Shape to Contents
BookShelf Adjusts Shape to Contents
Elastica BookShelf
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22
Convertible Bookcases
Convertible Bookcases
The Bookspile Bookshelf Features Quirky Configurations
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21
Geographic Shelves
Geographic Shelves
'Oh, The Farmer and The Cowman Should Be Friends' Bookshelf
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20
Geometric Furniture
Geometric Furniture
The Pyramid Bookcase Gives Your Books a Futuristic Twist
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19
Slumbering Pet Shelves
Slumbering Pet Shelves
Curve Pet Beds are a Stylish Sleep Haven For Your Beloved Animal
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18
Optical Illusion Shelves
Optical Illusion Shelves
The Mini Warp Bookshelf by Onur Mustak Cobanli
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17
Storage Furniture for Small Spaces
Storage Furniture for Small Spaces
Storable Table Features Integrated Shelves
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16
Expanding Bookshelves
Expanding Bookshelves
REK Bookcase Grows With Your Needs
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15
Warped Bookshelves
Warped Bookshelves
Sang Hoon Kim Warps the Regular Perception of a Bookcase
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14
Bounteous Bookcases
Bounteous Bookcases
Small Spaces Call for Serious Storage, and These Designs Deliver
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13
Surrealist Closet Design
Surrealist Closet Design
A Gaudi-Worthy Bookshelf by DBD Studio
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12
Circular Bookshelves
Circular Bookshelves
Innovative Book Storage That Rounds Up the Reading Experience
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11
Twisted Wall Surfaces
Twisted Wall Surfaces
DuPont Corian Goes From Flat Countertop to Flowing Shelves
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10
Keyboard Shelves
Keyboard Shelves
Foldable Display Art For Book Loving Piano Buffs
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9
Space Saving Furniture
Space Saving Furniture
Rotating Book Shelf
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8
Sustainable Wood Furniture
Sustainable Wood Furniture
The Woodloops FSC-Certified Bookshelf
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7
Flipping Wall Shelves
Flipping Wall Shelves
Sebastian Errazuriz's Disappearing Repisa N5
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6
Spider Web Bookcases
Spider Web Bookcases
Graphic Bookshelf Designed For Art Basel Miami Show
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5
Convertible Storage Systems
Convertible Storage Systems
The Transformer Shelf
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4
Green DIY Bookshelves
Green DIY Bookshelves
The ‘Book Book Shelf' by Not Tom Recycles Your Old Novels
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3
Upside-Down Storage
Upside-Down Storage
The Anti-Gravity Bookshelf
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2
Innovative Book Shelves
Innovative Book Shelves
Creative Home Libraries
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1
Bright Contrast Furniture
Bright Contrast Furniture
Sculptural Bookshelf with Bench and Matching Pieces
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