By De3wii190. Cube Storage Bookcases & Bookshelves. At Monday, October 07th 2019, 00:21:37 AM.
Go for a colour that compliments the rest of your furniture. Solid wood or a wood finish is the best choice and looks more traditional. You can get some good ones made with a wood effect that are fairly cheap but look the real deal. Try and invest in real wood if you can as it is long lasting, however, you do not need to if you cannot afford it.
A wall of books can become an oversized Advent Calendar, filled with small gifts to be opened each day. Again, this is easy with a cube-type bookcase, as baskets filled with goodies can be placed in the cubes; another idea is to just wrap gifts and set them in the spaces, which is especially nice for homes with limited floor space.
More stylish styles include glass and metal constructions, possibly in an unusual shape such as a wave. This adds a sleek element, and curved shapes can add extra style to any room. Other options are coloured plastic stackable cubes which slot together in a variety of ways and can be filled up with books and other ornaments if you wish.