Tuesday, February 3, 2009

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bookshelf spectrum, revisited, originally uploaded by chotda.

i wonder how long this took to arrange.

i wonder if the owner of this amazing library buys books purely for their color properties.

i wonder if i have enough books to do this.

8 comments:

mom February 3, 2009 at 9:27 PM  

When I first looked, I was thinking that these were fabrics, not books! Either way, they'd be wonderful!

:-)

magpiesandmagnolias February 5, 2009 at 11:12 AM  

Thanks so much for the comment! I actually purchased your card last week bc I liked it so much! So how about that?

Also, my best friend lives in Fairport too! Small world!

Ashley

ben's mama February 7, 2009 at 9:59 PM  

i wonder if that pug is for real - and how many times they have to vacuum that couch to get all the hair off -

santos. February 10, 2009 at 10:13 AM  

hi! that's my library. it took about a year to decide to do it, a couple of weekends of to arrange it, a lifetime of rearranging....

i buy books because i want to read them. sometimes i buy particular editions of books because i like the cover *better*, but not specifically for the cover.

the pug is real. the sofa is scotchguarded.

thanks for posting my photo!

shannon February 10, 2009 at 9:40 PM  

I have seen this photo before and LOVE IT!

santos are you for real? that's really your house?!

santos. February 11, 2009 at 10:36 AM  

hiya! yes, last time i checked anyway:) it's a tip, i'm converting an adjacent room into a guest bedroom, so the rest of the books are on the floor.

you can see a brief evolution here....

amandajean February 13, 2009 at 9:03 PM  

i arranged my books by color before and i LOVED it. so much fun.

Jane Jeffress Thomas August 17, 2009 at 12:44 AM  

I could definitely get "into" that room. What a beauty. I am a color person. Gotta have it.

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