80 reading corner projects to travel in words

80 reading corner projects to travel in words

The reading corner is perfect for relaxing and disconnecting from the world. You can set up a library at home or set aside a space for your special moment. Just a few features added to the environment to transform that unused corner of the room into a small literary universe. Check out tips and inspiration!

5 tips to set up a reading corner with your personality

It’s time to travel without leaving the place! Whether in the bedroom, in the living room or in a room just for this purpose, the reading corner needs to give wings to the imagination. So, check out some key features that will help you build your personal oasis:

Choose a promising corner of the house

WILDER ONES INTERIORS

Do you know the unused area of ​​the bedroom, living room or balcony ? It can be your reading corner. A little place with enhanced natural lighting, for example, near the window, has great potential to become your favorite space in the house. So, during the day, you can read without being held hostage by artificial lighting.

Show off your book collection

CAMILA MALAQUIAS ARCHITECTURE

Do not hesitate to include your book collection in the decor . For this, your reading corner will need a larger space. If you dream of a private library, include a beautiful bookshelf, bookcase or bookcases in your project. Just don’t forget to separate a cozy corner for reading time.

comfort first

STUDIOVERT ARCHITECTURE

To make the most of your moment, furniture is very important. Choose an armchair for reading , a comfortable sofa , a chaise longue or even a pallet bed . It is also worth thinking about supporting accessories, such as a side table to accommodate the book and a drink, a knitted blanket for the coldest days or a giant puff . So, just play and dream with your eyes open.

Lighting is essential

TOUJOURSPALOMA

Pendant lamps , charming sconces, a floor lamp or on the side table are indispensable for night reading. Thus, it is possible to create a well-lit environment without losing comfort and decoration. Cool lighting helps maintain concentration. Warm-toned lamps can enhance drowsiness, but are cozier.

Decorate with your personality

SHEILA ALMENDROS

Decorative details make up the entire personality of the reading corner and give the space its identity. On a shelf, you can add, in addition to books, picture frames, drinks and collectibles. In the surroundings, you can bet on a decoration with plants , include pillows etc.

This corner is a great incentive to further increase the practice of reading with the whole family and the space can also be an attraction for children. In that case, invest in lots of colors, a children’s cabin and a fun decoration. Here are some inspirations that will take you to wonderland.

80 reading corner photos for all styles and ages

Check out a selection of projects in which the reading corner is the main protagonist of the decoration. There are options for the most varied types of readers, age, budget and size. You can save several ideas and add to your personality.

1. A reading corner can be marked by the presence of an armchair

MARZENA MARIDEKO

2. And also for a big and elegant bookcase

WV ARCHITECTURE

3. Space can be created with furniture full of family stories

CHARI BRONTE

4. Or you can stay in the room, gaining additional functions

THREE ARCHITECTURE

5. Plants in the surroundings will help create a cozy atmosphere

H.ORTIS ARCHITECTURE

6. While a side table will offer convenience while reading

HOUSE 2 ARCHITECTS

7. The chaise is pure comfort for a relaxing moment

ELLWOOD INTERIORS

8. An armchair also fulfills this function well

MAURICIO ARRUDA

9. In the bedroom, a floor lamp is very welcome

ARCHITECT ANA ROZENBLIT

10. For the living room, a composition of niches

STUDIO BIA GHIZZI ARCHITECTURE

11. The reading corner can also be designed to be enjoyed together

PAULA MAGNANI ARCHITECTURE

12. Daytime reading deserves beautiful natural light

DT STUDIO ARCHITECTURE

13. Space needs to breathe its identity

TAFT ALEXANDER

14. Take the opportunity to increase comfort with an extender puff

SHINAGAWA ARCHITECTURE

15. In this project, the decoration and the books gained a beautiful sideboard

CLAUDIA ALBERTINI ARCHITECTURE

16. The intimate decor transforms the room into a true library

LISA STATON DESIGN

17. A passionate blue dot in the middle of the room

LETICIA FINAMORE ARCHITECTURE

18. One of the most desired – the fateful shelf with ladder

SAMANTHA MARKS

19. Textured elements bring even more comfort to the reading corner

DOME ARCHITECTURE

20. Natural materials are very welcoming

MORE SOUL ARCHITECTURE

21. Here, just a swing and a side table were enough

GAM ARCHITECTS

22. LED lighting adds a special touch to the decor

AMBIENT ARCHITECTURE

23. How about including a rocking chair in your reading corner ?

ROOM 2 ARCHITECTURE

24. In an environment like this, it’s wonderful to lose track of time

ADRIANA ZIELIŃSKA

25. This corner consists of a shelf, sideboard and side table

BIANCHI & LIMA ARCHITECTURE

26. A children’s reading corner has playful elements and a lot of creativity

THERE AT TEKA

27. A shared corner for the whole family has a neutral decor

THE BOOKCASE BEAUTY

28. Bring the reading corner to the child’s room

ALINE LOPES ARCHITECT

29. A bedside bookend guarantees great dreams

ALINE CASTRO AND NATALIA LEITE ARCHITECTURE

30. And don’t forget that the little ones also need a point of light for reading before bed

CAROLINA DRUCK ARCHITECTURE

31. For teenagers, a more pop and stripped style

ROOM 2 ARCHITECTURE

32. A space dedicated to the reading corner accommodates different comfortable seats

BEATRIZ QUINELATO ARCHITECTURE

33. Even if it’s just a corner, it needs to be integrated into the decor

VIVIANE GOBBATO ARCHITECT

34. Neutral tones bring calm to the environment

CHRISTIANNE TARANTO

35.And wood is all about the mood of a library

CHRISTEN PEARS

36. Books and decorative objects fill the bookshelf with personality

CARMEN CALIXTO ARCHITECTURE

37. Even with the shelves, the reading corner gets a touch of a private library

MARILIA CAETANO DESIGN

38. This space had books to color the clean environment

AR INTERIOR DESIGN

39. One of the most popular spaces for the reading corner is the living room.

HENRIQUE RAMALHO ARCHITECTURE

40. It is possible to use multifunctional furniture to enrich the environment

SEEKING DYSTOPIA

41. The room can be subdivided into two different environments

ANA NERI

42. Or having reserved a special and intimate corner just for him

MARYLLIA REINAUX ARCHITECTURE

43. Use all kinds of art in decoration

HEDGEHOG ARCHITECTURE

44. But if the house offers a spectacular view, don’t hesitate to install your little corner there.

HENRIQUE RAMALHO ARCHITECTURE

45. See how lighting readily influences comfort

NATHALIA VELAME

46. ​​On the other hand, decorative adornments and works of art enrich the space

SUITE ARCHITECTS

47. As well as an armchair with a differentiated design

KISUAART & INTERIOR

48. Still about spaces, the reading corner can be added next to the fireplace

ARBOR ARCHITECTURE

49. In the TV room, taking advantage of the rack on the side for support

ANA TOSCANO ARCHITECTURE

50. The wall sconce was added to the joinery to optimize space

BEGGING DESIGN CONSTRUCTION

51. When the lobby gets another proposal

SHIRLEI PROENÇA

52. A sliding glass door can divide the room from the corner

RIANNA PEIXOTO ARCHITECTURE

53. Armchair with puff extender is a hit for the corner

STUDIO THREE ARCHITECTURE

54. In addition to being comfortable, it makes the decoration more homogeneous

PIETRO TERLIZZI ARCHITECTURE

55. Here, several booksellers have been added side by side

LIBRARY IN THE COUNTRY

56. This hollow bookcase divided the corner of the office

ROOM 2 ARCHITECTURE

57. See how the rug brought a special character to the space

READY YOUR WORRIE AWAY

58. As well as the handcrafted items in this environment

BEATRIZ QUINELATO ARCHITECTURE

59. Choose the quietest place in the house

BINA

60. Ensuring peace of mind to focus on reading

BLUESTOCKING BOOKSHELF

61. The composition of this space guaranteed a highly contemporary look

ROOM 2 ARCHITECTURE

62. This project already had urban and industrial elements

ARCHITECTURE SCALE

63. The solution for this project was to reserve a corner on the sofa in the integrated living room

ANA TOSCANO ARCHITECTURE

64. The reserved atmosphere of the office is a good place for literary singing

MARINA LINHARES INTERIORES

65. The minimalism of the space created a clean decor

BERRIES HOME

66. The half light created by the curtain made the environment even more cozy

ARCH TIPS

67. Puffs are timeless and perfect to accommodate the body between readings

IN THE BIBLIOPHILE

68. If the chair gets tired, you can throw yourself on the floor cushions

LAURA SLIBRARY

69. See how cozy yellow light is

LIDIA MACIEL

70. A dome helps to make the lighting cooler

DUDA SENNA ARCHITECTURE

71. The painting on the floor is a modern touch

LIVIA DALMASO

72. For extra charm, leave the armchair diagonally in front of the bookcase

WV ARCHITECTURE

73. Or in that corner between one wall and another

ARCHITECTURE SCALE

74. The books on the floor make the space look bohemian and casual

MARCELLA BACELLAR STUDIO

75. That small wall between the balcony and the living room was re-signified

PATRICIA DINIZ

76. Can you imagine yourself in an inviting corner like this?

MEG’S NOTES

77. The reading corner is democratic

DUDA SENNA ARCHITECTURE

78. There are no rules when decorating

FELIPE HESS ARCHITECTS

79. For children, Montessori decoration is very educational

SOLI GORO

80. And it helps to create little readers from an early age

CHARLOTTE FOX

You can enrich your reading corner by handpicking the space elements. To encourage kids even more, check out beautiful Montessori bedroom ideas . Lots of color, books and creativity go into this decoration.