Friday Fun: A Reading Nook A Day…

… keeps the winter gloom and the doctor away!

Something for all tastes, from this rather grand office in Rome…

Architectural Digest.
Architectural Digest

… to the smallest room of the house.

Domaine Home
Domaine Home

And everything in between.

myfavoriteandmybest.com
myfavoriteandmybest.com

The room above looks only slightly wider than my study, so this gives me ideas…

Authors by Moonlight.
Authors by Moonlight.

Where can I get the views to go with this reading nook?

Better still, let’s just convert the whole house into one big reading nook-area.

Bookshelf Bliss
Bookshelf Bliss

 

 

Friday Fun: Never Enough Reading Nooks

Because no bedroom is complete without a comfortable reading nook (even though I do like reading in bed too)… especially when it comes with a view.

From homedit.com
From homedit.com

Because even a jungle lodge in Belize needs a place where you can tuck into a book, away from mosquitoes…

JAM Design
JAM Design

Because, according to Domaine Home, even film stars like Jessica Alba need some downtime in their own library… (and if I had a library like that, I wouldn’t even bother to go out to be a film star).

 

jessicaalba_kariwhitmanDomaine
DomaineHome.com

For the more modest, a little home office in the corner can become a reading nook…

From Coastal Living.
From Coastal Living.

But sometimes only a garden pavilion will do, when you want to get away from it all, and finish your book…

From homedit.com
From homedit.com

Finally, to put you in a Christmassy mood, here is the ultimate chalet reading nook… Warning: if you have a house like that, I may never want to leave!

www.hometweaks.com
From Hometweaks.

Friday Fun: Reading Nooks

Another week of school and it has felt like three weeks in one! And that’s just for me, the mother, let alone for the poor boys. While we still struggle to get into something resembling a normal routine, here are some pictures to help us dream of getting organised.

alittleshelfofheaven.com
alittleshelfofheaven.com
domainehome.com
domainehome.com
designsfreshome.com
designsfreshome.com

A ladder, a ladder, because any self-respecting library has got to have one, right?

Domainehome.com
Domainehome.com

For those long, blissful soaks… Just make sure you don’t drop your book in the bathtub!

decoist.com
decoist.com

If you need to get away from your guests, here’s reading nook with a view in your dream house in Estonia…

Reading Nooks for the Weekend

This weekend will be a busy housekeeping/family affairs one. But I can always dream, can’t I, of escaping to reading nooks like the ones below…

From Buzzfeed
From Buzzfeed
Alittleshelfofheaven.blogspot.fr
Alittleshelfofheaven.blogspot.fr
From houzz.com
From houzz.com
Freshome.com
Freshome.com

But the best escape would be this hammock at the San Giorgio Hotel in Mykonos…

sangiorgio-mykonos.com
sangiorgio-mykonos.com