French designer Caroline Gomez takes the "lean to" concept in a streamlined and elegant direction with her series of wood shelves that lean against the wall for support. We think they're perfect for children, who seem to have an endless supply of projects, found objects, and the occasional trophy or medal that need displaying. But then again, don't we all?
Images via Caroline Gomez Mon Blog.
Above: In her Contre Collection, Gomez designed The Console, The Bedside and The Shelf.
Above: The Console can be used in a narrow hall or in a small child's bedroom; €260.
Above: The Bedside; contact Caroline Gomez for more information.
Above: The Shelf takes advantage of rooms with height; €290.
Above: A continuous groove in The Ligne Longue allows it to be used as a shelf and/or a picture rail, €45.
A good set of shelves can make a curator out of us all. See 254 images of Shelves in our Gallery of rooms and spaces.