12 of the best shelving ideas
Time to abandon those traditional box shelving units. We've come up with 12 far more interesting ways to use shelving, from floating shelf desks to display ideas. Focus on colour and think outside the box for maximum impact.
How to put up shelves
Updated September 2010
Picture frame bookshelves
Never mind what's on the shelf, it's the shelf itself that counts for these Baroque-style statement pieces. The ornate frame shapes add character to a bare room and look particularly good when grouped together. Baroque bookshelves, from £45, Graham & Green.