Designer Todd Klein used high gloss paint colors in this New York apartment. The library's high-gloss brown walls play up the grid pattern of the bookshelves, derived from a design by architect Hugh Newell Jacobsen. Pillows in Ixtapa by Jacques Bouvet et Cie make a handsome, well-worn chesterfield sofa look even more comfortable and inviting.
When I envision my dream house it always has a cozy home library with built-in bookshelves from floor to ceiling. I don’t know about you, but I’ve always had a weakness for a comfy reading nook. Below, I’ve gathered some of my all-time favorite home libraries as inspiration for my fellow bibliophiles. Do you have …