10 Favorites: Bookshelf-Printed Wallpaper by

Issue 56 · In the Library · January 23, 2013

10 Favorites: Bookshelf-Printed Wallpaper

Issue 56 · In the Library · January 23, 2013

Did UK designer Deborah Bowness start the bookshelf-printed wallpaper craze with her Genuine Fake Bookshelf paper? Lately we've been spotting (and admiring) installations of bookshelf wallpaper seemingly everywhere.

Ivory library book wallpaper from Graham & Green

Above: Graham & Green's Ivory Library Wallpaper is £60 per roll; contact them directly for availability and shipping.

Bibliotheque wallpaper at The Tipsy Parson in New York City

Above: Brunschwig & Fils Bibliotheque wallpaper at The Tipsy Parson in NYC.

White library books wallpaper

Above: White Bookshelf Wallpaper by Mineheart is £70 per roll. Each roll is 250 centimeter long and 50 centimeter wide.

Paperback wallpaper by Tracy Kendall

Above: A print of teetering paperbacks by London-based Tracy Kendall.

Vintage looking faux bookshelf wallpaper by Studiomold

Above: Vintage Bookshelf Wallpaper designed by Young & Battaglia is £70 for a 3-meter-length roll at Studio Mold.

White bookshelf wallpaper from Mineheart

Above: White bookshelf wallpaper, also from Mineheart, in an empty attic space.

Bookshelf wallpaper at Bistrot Bruno Loubet

Above: A wallpapered private dining room at the Bistrot Bruno Loubet.

Abigail Ahern design featuring bookshelf wallpaper

Above: A library by Abigail Ahern featuring Deborah Bowness' Genuine Fake Paper, via House & Home Ireland.

Bookshelf wallpaper at The Maryland house

Above: Photograph of The Maryland by photographer Philip K. Erikson, originally spotted on Desire to Inspire.

Bookshelf printed wallpaper at D'Espresso in New York City

Above: Floor-to-ceiling in the most literal sense: bookshelf-printed wallpaper at D'Espresso in New York.

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on January 21, 2011.

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