How to Style a Bookcase – IKEA Home Tour

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The BILLY bookshelf is more than just a functional furniture piece. It also acts as a blank canvas to display your passions, hobbies and style. The IKEA Home Tour Squad is here to show you how to style a bookcase with a few simple tips. You’ll achieve a dynamic and organized bookshelf that fits your decor in little time!
Step 1: Arrange your library by balancing your books to fill empty spaces with personal items.
Step 2: Laying books on their side can add visual effect and act as a bookend.
Step 3: Fill empty spaces with your favorite items while balancing colors, materials and heights. Picture frames, potted plants, knick-knacks- This is the perfect place to add a personal touch.
Step 4: Use boxes and baskets to organize smaller items like stationary or paperwork that can make the shelf feel cluttered when visible.

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What’s IKEA Home Tour? We’ll tell you! We’re sending a team of IKEA experts on the road to help America solve real home furnishing challenges, big and small, and transform their living spaces. The Home Tour Squad is hitting the road to assist those who need help with home projects – from closet organization to living room style upgrades to bedroom makeovers – and to illustrate genuine solutions that make everyday life at home better. The Home Tour Squad will help plan and shop at the local IKEA store to find the best smart solutions for home challenges. The homeowners and the Squad members will then accomplish the transformation together! Plus, the Squad will film their journey along the way.

The IKEA Home Tour Squad is a team of hand-selected IKEA experts from across the country. They specialize in everything from home design to organization to sustainability at home. Each Squad member comes from a different background and contributes their unique expertise to help homeowners on the tour. Their journey will be chronicled through before/after makeover videos, tour footage, and video shorts featuring design tips and interviews with homeowners. Squad members will also be sharing live updates from the tour via Twitter (@IKEAUSA) and Instagram (@IKEAUSA) with the hashtag #IKEAHomeTour.