Modern Shelves With A Fun Twist – 10 Ingenious Designs

Aren’t you tired of seeing the same old, common-looking shelves everywhere you go? Your home deserves something special and a little more personalized. Talking from experience, I can tell you it’s not easy browsing through the millions of designs and ideas to get to the good ones. Lucky for you, we did the hard part. Now it’s up to you to pick your favorite.

The beat shelf.

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This is the Beat Shelf from Danish studio Van Tjalle en Jasper . It has a simple but interesting design inspired by the heart beat. The unique shape makes it an eye-catching piece guaranteed to become a focal point in your décor. But the looks aren’t the only interesting thing about this shelf. In the slits you can place magazines and books and on top of the spikes you can place the book you;re currently reading. A very useful design indeed.

Boa Shelf.

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The Boa Shelf designed by Tuyo Desogn, is a piece that beautifully combines traditional and modern elements. It’s made of wood and wool felt, an unusual combination of materials, especially for a shelf. However, it’s this combo that allows you to connect several pieces together to create an extensive shelf system just for your home.

Balancing.

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The Balancing Bookshelf is extremely simple and it’s actually the minimalism that makes it that much more interesting and eye-catching. The system allows you to display your books in lots of creative ways. Place the read ones on one side and the unread ones on the other or come up with your own system. And who says books aren’t the only things you can display? Found on Etsy.

Fusillo.

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Fusillo is actually more than just a simple shelf. It’s a multifunctional piece which also serves as a coat rack, a bike rack and as bookends. It’s handmade and has a deceptive design. It appears to be a solid piece when in fact it’s made up of smaller sections that pivot on a central axis. They can be moved up and down and can be used as books or bookends.

Lean.

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The Lean bookshelf is a chevron-shaped modular piece of furniture that eliminates the need for bookends. It has an ombre design, with the lower shelf featuring a black finish and the other ones slightly lighter shades. The design was made by Monocomplex, and also allows it to be very versatile so don’t feel obligated to use it for books only.

TarGetbooks.

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Here’s a bookshelf that actually helps you organize your books in a very simple and straight-forward way. On one side you can place the book you’ve already read and on the other the ones that need to be read. The words say it all. It’s a nice way to make sure your books always go on the right side.Designed by Meb-rure.

Hanging.

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This is a handmade bookshelf which comes with 12 pins that let you suspended the books. The pins also serve as bookmarks. They can be moved around on the rack and this way you can create your own custom setup and even organize the books. Moreover, the fact that this bookshelf is so small and can be installed on any wall makes it great for small spaces.Available on Etsy.

Chuck.

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Chuck is a flexible shelving system made from six thin planks of wood. When in their original state, the planks are lined up and form a neat pile. They can change their position and shape freely and you can place books, decorations and all sorts of other things on the shelves and the unit will adapt to accommodate them.

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The Hold On Tight Shelf features a minimalist design, with a bright, oversized wing nut that serves as a bookend. Slide it into place and secure it wherever you needed. This way, no matter how small or large your book collection is, it will always stand up right.

The Dark Knight Bookshelf.

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The Dark Knight Bookshelf needs no introduction. The piece is made to order and can make any room look amazing with its iconic shape. It’s made of two symmetrical pieces which together form the design we all know. Inside the wings you can store your books and organize them in two separate categories or simply pile them up.