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How to: Style bookshelves

Items are available for purchase through the J. Banks Retail Showroom located at 35 Main Street on Hilton Head Island.


Additional tips from J. Banks Design

Vary shapes and materials to add contrast and depth to the look.
Rounded objects offer a nice contrast to rectangular items such as books.

When using books, mix vertical rows of books with horizontal stacks.
Vary the placement of books on left, right and center of shelves.

Add smaller objects atop of stacks of books, or to fill in where needed.

Use decorative boxes or baskets to organize small items
while also adding texture and pattern.

Add in a little bit of nature.