Good Questions: Where to Hang the Bookshelf?

Good Questions: Where to Hang the Bookshelf?

Janel Laban
May 21, 2009

Rachel sent in an email: Hi AT! I've been looking for a way to get my books off of my desk (as you can see in the picture) in order to clear off more surfaces, and therefore give some of the clutter under the desk a more logical home. Today at IKEA I found a shelf that I really like, the KIRP wall shelf (shown below the jump). The store display had the shelf placed more horizontally, and less like a check-mark. Anyway, I'm wondering where to place the shelf...

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I can move the calendar that is on the left wall, and put it there, although I feel like it will look like the shelf is the wrong way, as the end piece would face out. I could put it on the right wall, but then that will limit how much I can put on the cabinets below it. Finally, I can move my inpsiration board above the desk and put it there. Thoughts? Thanks for the help!

Please share your suggestions for arranging this workspace with Rachel in the comments below...

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