Bookshelf Wallpaper



Did you know you can get wallpaper that makes a room look like it's full of books? I thought, "Neat." Then I saw that there are many patterns of these wallpapers, some more convincing than others. The room pictured has no bookshelf -just wallpaper. See a half-dozen of these patterns at Remodelista Daily. Link -via Everlasting Blort

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This is just stupid... Give me a plain white wall any day! To me this looks like clutter – with no benefit of anything useful, like, I don't know... Actual books.
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This just in... I recall the "library" in Casa Loma in Toronto. The guy went bankrupt building the house, and it's a practically empty building. Instead of books, the walls of the library were made to look like huge plaster books - no titles or anything that fancy - it was a complete letdown. The room was meant more as a place to dance and look like a library.

Go to anybody's bookshelf and you get a feeling for who they are (or who they want to be). The wallpaper just says "I want to appear literate, but I have no depth".
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Reminds me of the moon surface wallpaper people used to have, except pretentious.

Will people ask "Why do you have six copies of the Great Gatsby"?
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The Freakonomics guys claim that the mere presence of books in the house, more than parents' time spent reading to children, predicts a child's good performance in school. How about the appearance the presence of books?
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