Good Questions: Good Shelf Suggestions?

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Hello AT,

We need a shelf to go near the TV to hold books and artsy things. I am looking for a shelf that can be a piece of art and probably not plain wood colored since the rest of the room is pretty neutral in color. I really like this S Bookcase from West Elm.

The ceilings are very high as well so we could do a shelving unit that is tall, but slender – I don’t want a squared-off look for the shelf since the room is arranged that way, and the table in the center is rectangle.

Should I do the S Bookcase and/or do you have any other ideas? I’m trying to stay under $600.

Thanks! Erin

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Honestly Erin,

The S Bookcase looks pretty darn good for that money and for all your needs. We say go for it. Otherwise we also like the geometric storage unit, which you can turn on its side.

Anyone else?