Large windows and an overhead floor lamp make this corner of the room the perfect reading nook. A large orange armchair with a matching ottoman offers a comfy place to sit, relax and enjoy a good book.
A curated collection of books arranged in a matching color scheme make this small reading nook cohesive. "Books are interesting" as a design feature, stresses Boyd. "It's kind of like a window into the house" and the taste and interests of the owner.
Warm neutral tones blend nicely with slight charcoal pops in this quaint reading room from the 2013 Atlanta Decorators Show House, a showcase of more than 30 spaces transformed by designers from around the Southeast.
Plum accents in this cozy reading nook add drama to the neutral palette while the plush oversized chair and overhead lighting beckon readers to curl up with a good book. Meanwhile, contrasting shabby chic and modern styles in the space create a harmonious, relaxing vibe.
A corner of this master bedroom was turned into a sweet reading nook with a simple chair and a twinkly overhead light. A houseplant adds organic texture and the basket is an easy (and tidy) place to stash a blanket.
Metallic pendant lights hang above a gray armchair in the corner of this bedroom, creating a comfortable and stylish reading nook. The pendants cast spotted light on the patterned walls, giving the space a fun, whimsical appeal.
A corner of this transitional bedroom is filled with a comfortable chair and ottoman to curl up and read. The artwork behind has touches of the chair's color tying both pieces together and anchoring that corner of the room.