Updating a Blank Space. (via Bloglovin.com )

{styled space} Kate La Vie's Gorgeous Pink & White Apartment

Gorgeous bedroom boasts gray built-in bookcase with lower drawers accented with round brushed nickel pulls lit by a frosted glass wall sconce beside an ivory leather bed with nail-head trim layered with gray bordered bed linens and a gray matelasse coverlet with matching shams.

Adding shelves around the headboard of the bed adds a new look plus gives room for storage and displaying your favorite pictures.

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paint the inside of a bookcase a different color to make the contents stand out

Place painted foam board in the back of the bookcase, giving the look of a painted bookshelf w/out the commitment. Love this idea for a small book shelf next to couch. Good way to use yellow without committing to it in a big space.

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Use the Empty Space Behind Your Doors for Books

Did this for our sons, now we are doing it for our daughter, bedroom ideas, shelving ideas