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.
The masculine accent chair on the right side of the master bedroom sitting area is paired with a modern C-style drink table and floor lamp, creating an ideal spot for reading or enjoying a refreshment.
A round nightstand on each side of the bed offers a spot for framed photos and books for nighttime reading. A long-necked sconce with a salt-blasted glass globe and antique brass-finished metal frame on the wall on each side of the bed offer soft and stylish lighting.
The bed isn’t the only place for relaxing in this bedroom. A chaise lounge in the bedroom promises many hours of comfort, staring lazily out the window at the unique ironwork that Malene designed herself. The lounge is topped with a cushion from a favorite local store in the area, Peace and Riot.
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.
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.
An unused corner of this hip loft was the ideal spot for a cozy reading nook. The whole angled space is anchored with windows from floor to ceiling creating a warm and inviting place to curl up with a book.
A modern upholstered side chair with a skirted base is paired with an upholstered stool to create comfortable seating in the reading area. A side table with a travertine stone top offers a spot for resting a book or drink.