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25 Aug 2017

3 Simple Tips: Create a DIY Reading Nook

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3 Simple Tips: Create a DIY Reading Nook

Cozying up with a good book in a comfy spot is enjoyable all year but especially when cooler weather approaches. Create a fun and inviting reading space in your home this fall.

Whether it’s style, space, noise level or lighting there are many factors to consider when it comes to your new reading place. Read on to explore tips on making a comfortable and relaxed, dedicated reading nook in your home.

Add layers of coziness to your new reading spot with these tips for your new nook:

  • Pick the right spot – That open space under the stairs, unused corner of a room or extra closet can provide the perfect place for your new reading nook. Keeping traffic flow, natural light from a window and noise level top of mind can help keep your readers focused and engaged.
  • Make it your own – Escape into a world of books and comfort. Consider adding seating, a canopy and adequate lighting to provide comfort and coziness to your new space. Whether you prefer a chair, bench, pillows or the use of a window seat choose your favorite pick to make it yours. Pair your seating choice with the perfect lamp and side table for added comfort and flair.
  • Curl up to a book – There’s nothing like reading a good book. Providing an array of reading materials in your new reading nook can encourage a love for reading. Make curling up to a book in your new comfy and inviting space exciting with handy thrillers, classics, fiction and kid books nearby for the perfect quiet moment.

Need more inspiration? Take a look at our curated ideas on Pinterest.

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