How to Style a Bookcase


The BILLY bookshelf is more than just a functional furniture piece. It also acts as a blank canvas to display your passions, hobbies and style. The IKEA Home Tour Squad is here to show you how to style a bookcase with a few simple tips. You'll achieve a dynamic and organized bookshelf that fits your decor in little time! Step 1: Arrange your library by balancing your books to fill empty spaces with personal items. Step 2: Laying books on their side can add visual effect and act as a bookend. Step 3: Fill empty spaces with your favorite items while balancing colors, materials and heights. Picture frames, potted plants, knick-knacks- This is the perfect place to add a personal touch. Step 4: Use boxes and baskets to organize smaller items like stationary or paperwork that can make the shelf feel cluttered when visible. Explore more quick projects and get inspired on this season of IKEA Home Tour Series at

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