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We hold great admiration for those who carefully catalog their personal libraries by the Dewey Decimal system. But, it can be freeing — and artistically interesting — to organize your books into shapes and structures instead.
Reorganization is therapeutic and an easy way to change a room's perspective without spending a dime. Spines in or spines out, vertical or horizontal, gradient or colorblocked — the options for creating levels and layered configurations of books are endless.
Ahead, we found 25 inspirational Instagrams taken in stores, homes, and even libraries, all of which have us aching to take our shelfies to the next level.