Built-in bookshelves lined with wood are an interesting way to highlight the design and add a sense of warmth to a room. Here are 8 examples to inspire you…
1. Custom shelves have been built into the wall in this music room and are lined with wood to make them stand out.
Thompson + Baroni Architects designed the renovation of this modern home in London.
2. To make the built-in bookshelves on this deep grey wall stand out, the shelves were lined with wood to add a natural touch in the office interior.
HOZO Interior Design completed the interiors of this modern office in Taiwan. Photography © HOZO Interior Design.
3. In this small apartment kitchen, built-in wood-lined shelves with hidden lighting provide much needed storage space.
Egue y Seta designed this modern apartment in Barcelona. Photography by VICUGO FOTO.
4. This white kitchen has wood built-in shelving in the kitchen island that’s ideal for storing cookbooks.
LSA Architects completed the contemporary renovation of this home in Melbourne, Australia. Photography by John Wheatley from UA Creative.
5. In this modern living room, a wood-lined bookcase has been built into the wall next to the fireplace.
Scott Posno Design completed this modern house in Vancouver, Canada. Photography by silentSama architectural photography.
6. The built-in bookshelf in this modern home office has been lined with wood to tie in with the desk and flooring.
Dick Clark Architecture designed this contemporary house in Texas. Photography by Paul Bardagjy.
7. Each wood box in this built-in shelving unit has the front painted the same color as the wall to allow the wood to act as an accent.
Fraher Architects designed this renovated home in London. Photography by Jack Hobhouse.
8. Wood-lined bookshelves and a seating nook have been built into the wall next to this modern staircase.
Architecture firm RK-D designed a modern extension to a house in Melbourne, Australia. Photography by Tom Roe.
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