01/22/2012 01:18 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

How To Organize And Style Your Bookshelves

Bookshelves are present in practically every home, but making them transcend function to actually look beautiful can sometimes be tricky. I've pulled together some of my favorite examples of shelves that artfully organize and elevate the design of the rooms they are in. Whether you're building a custom bookshelf, picking up a unit from Ikea, or re-imagining another piece of furniture, I have tips on how to get the most out of each look.

To get all the bookshelf tips, head over to CasaSugar.