July 18, 2017
By Lydia Geisel | April 10, 2017 | Home & Real Estate
As any true bookworm knows, where you read is sometimes more important than what you read. For the Hamptonite who can get lost in a book all day long, check out these home accessories that will help you make your nook your own.
Montecito Outdoor Pillow Cover, Serena & Lily ($78-$98). 332 Montauk Hwy., Wainscott, 537-5544
Now that spring is officially here, it’s time to consider taking your reading back outdoors. Complete your quiet moment with a comfy throw pillow that’s perfect for mixing and matching, like this boho option that was designed to withstand East End storms.
Silver Marble Sphere Bookends, Sea Green Designs ($126). 40 Jobs Ln., Southampton, 259-3612
These silver, spherical bookends help add an artful and industrial touch to your shelves. To highlight your favorite works, place them in an unconventional manner—like on top of a tall stack.
Rhinebeck Chaise, Kravet and Mabley Handler Interior Design (rice upon request). 34 Head of Pond Road, Water Mill, 726-7300
For the bibliophile that loves to lounge, curl up in this plush chaise that’s as stunning as it is snug. The best part? You can customize your new spot with the fabric of your choice so it’s totally your own.
Modern Muse Bunching Étagère, Hildreth’s Home Goods ($1,080). 51 Main St., Southampton, 283-2300
A unique way to showcase your must-reads, this mod étagère is a standout alternative to the classic bookshelf. If you firmly believe that books are as fun to read as they are to look at, consider this light and airy display.
Neo Geo Bookends, Jonathan Adler ($398). Neiman Marcus, Roosevelt Fields, 630 Old Country Road, Garden City, 516-368-0500
Make a stylish statement about your reading addiction with these gorgeous geometric bookends that will catch your eye—and any tipsy books—from every angle.
Riso Lucy Blanket, Avec Arcade ($1,250). MONC XIII, 40 Madison St., Sag Harbor, 808-3333
Sometimes a cup of coffee and a chic throw is all you need to get lost in a new read for the afternoon. This Brazilian-made blanket was surely made with book lovers (and nap enthusiasts) in mind.
Scoop Table Lamp, West Elm ($79). Tanger Outlet Center, 1770 W. Main St., Riverhead, 727-8822
Light is everything when you’re zoned in on a thrilling read. Whether you call your desk home or do all of your skimming in bed, this retro lamp is fitting for any office or bedside table.