on Friday, i watched The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore for the first time. i watched it again with Chris on Sunday. it is amazing and i recommend - nay, insist - that all of you watch it! it won the Oscar for Animated Short Film at this year's Academy Awards, after all... and it's just generally pretty darn brilliant. if you have 15 minutes to spare, here it is:
anyway, i've been thinking about books and how great they are a lot more since watching it, and then managed to stumble across Bookshelf Porn this afternoon. oh dear. that, of course, got me thinking about bookshelves and their awesomeness, and so the hunt for the coolest bookshelves ensued. sit back, relax, and feast your eyes on...
HANNAH'S TOP 20 BOOKSHELVES!
(each photo and/or its title will link back to where i found the original image - i tried to find the original source for most of them, but got a bit tired, so some will just link back to the photo on Bookshelf Porn.)
1. Bibliotheque Tree Branch by Olivier Dolle
tree of knowledge much?
2. the United Books of America by Ron Arad
3. Reading > TV
6. Opus Shelving by Sean Yoo's
7. Pulseline by Salomonsen Design
i heart this bookshelf... get it? ;)
8. Movement Bookcase by Samulnoli
how insanely cool is this? it just makes me laugh every time i look at it.
9. Bookshelf Annotation by LAUDesign
10. AAKKOSET by Lincoln Kayiwa
i LOVE this storage system to bits!
11. Stacked Teacups Bookshelf by WoodCurve
12. Brain Bookshelf
13. EBB by Roc Canals
14. Tetrad Shelving by Brave Space Design
15. Read Your Bookcase by Saporiti
16. T.shelf by J1Studio
17. Book wheel by David Garcia
18. Equilibrium Bookcase by Malagana
19. Tangram Bookshelves by Daniele Lago
20. READ Bookcase (found inside Swedish department store Nordiska Kompaniet)
which is your favourite bookcase of the lot? let me know in the comments :)
and now, it's time for me to go back to the books... the-study-books-eeeeh.