Design*Sponge featured these paintings of bibliophiles' consummate collections -- turning the typical wall covering into bona fide art.
So how is this a cleaner's dream?
Take the always falling over, dust-collecting tomes and plant them in boxes in an out-of-sight place, then put these up in their place.
Make sure each box is numbered to match the paintings, and finding your favorites will be a snap.
Just think -- I'll never have to pull out a rag again!
Of course this leaves no space for growing your collection, and since I can't imagine skipping a library book sale (20 hardbacks for $17, anyone?), I suppose Jordan Ferney's bookshelf design is more my speed.
If only my clutter looked as cool as that.
Are your bookshelves a hopeless mess?