I’m sure you’ve noticed how many of us use hardcover books as part of our overall design. When balancing a bookshelf used for displaying your favorite finds, building height with books is an easy trick. Taking the paper covers off allows you to group by color, or choose only one color to build with. Don’t forget to hit up yard sales and your neighborhood Goodwill to start your collections at a great price! Here are a few of my favorite images showing you how.