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Maine bookcase with drawers

Advantages: Looks great, lots of storage space
Disadvantages: Having them delivered

Living in a small two bedroom flat means not having a whole lot of space. My husband and I decided to make the most of our living room by filling it with bookcases. Being a book blogger, I have so many books and not a lot of space for them so bookcases we ...

linzee_loulabelle 27.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Maine Extra Deep Bookcase with 2 Drawers Oak Effect

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Our main bookcase

Advantages: Sturdy, holds a lot, deep shelves, suitable for any room
Disadvantages: None

We bought this tall extra wide deep bookcase for the study for all my husbands books when he was doing a masters degree last year. We had a smaller bookcase but found it just wasn't big enough and he had so many books that they were being piled up on the ...

lucie2511 16.12.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Maine Tall Extra Wide Deep Bookcase Oak Effect

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A wonderful looking bookcase

Advantages: Looks great, holds loads
Disadvantages: Price

Being a book blogger, I have so many books and not a lot of space for them. When I moved in with my boyfriend, our flat needed some serious furnishing. At the minute, not all of my books have been moved there and with a wedding to pay for this year, bookc ...

linzee_loulabelle 22.01.2013 · Read full review
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IKEA IVAR shelving and storage units

Advantages: Beautiful AND practical!
Disadvantages: Changes in range since first introduced

Why IVAR? I first came across IVAR storage quite a long time ago - 1990 I think? May well have been before then. At the time we were looking for a reasonably-priced, well-built and adaptable storage-come-desk area for our living room. IVAR seemed to ...

sgjenning 24.10.2006 · Read full review
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the furniture for nomades like us

Advantages: flexible
Disadvantages: not suitable for all rooms IMO

Some of our friends call us nomads because we like to move. And I am not talking about next door, next street or next village. No we usally like to do it with a couple of hundred miles between and once we even moved from Germany to England. But unfortunat ...

missmarplejunior 24.10.2005 · Read full review
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