a new piece of furniture purchased recently, meant something had to go. sadly it was our book case. but thanks to my obsessive perusing of home décor blogs, i immediately had a back up plan to keep the books in our fireplace (seen above). now it finally has a function! other than being beautiful of course.

here are few of the homes that inspired the idea…

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