Magazines as decor? Why not? While these are obviously loved and have been read many, many times (check out the worn spines in the close-up), these old National Geographics are also providing a hit of brightness to the dark, monolithic bookshelves. We love how the organizer of these shelves isolated out the yellow magazines into specific cubes, creating an almost Mondrian-like composition.
A few more striking images from the same home, belonging to Neil Stemmet of Koncept Design and Architecture in South Africa: