How to Create the Perfect Reading Nook

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There is something so romantic and picturesque about reading a good book on a cold, fall day. In fact, I start reading novels around September, October. I feel like I have no time to read in the summer, but when fall hits, I become a book worm. Creating a reading nook can be an easy task. All you need is a corner, comfy chair, a good floor lamp and a place to hold your books and maybe a beverage. When creating your reading nook, remember that you need soft textiles to curl up with.

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If you have an alcove of some sort, create the perfect cozy space to lounge. Place floor pillows or a floor mattress and fill it with pillows and blankets. You can also keep it simple with one floor pad and a pillow to rest on. An amazing view to match the space isn’t a bad thing.

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I tend to read near a window. I love seeing my surroundings, especially during the fall and winter when leaves are changing colors and snow is starting to fall.  A great accessory to add is a sheepskin throw. It will keep your warm and cozy!

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Window benches are perfect for reading nooks. Add a few pillows, a throw blanket and a nice wall mounted light or floor lamp.

Remember, the cozier the better so use lots of warm patterns and textures! Add candles and greenery for some perfect ambience.



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Kirsten Grove has always had a passion for interior design. Simply Grove is Kirsten's creative outlet for all things aesthetically beautiful. Started in 2008 as a way to show off eye catching design and decor from all over the world, Simply Grove has become a hang-out for like-minded creatives with a love of interiors and an appetite for design eye-candy. You will also find Kirsten featured in publications and sites like Better Homes and Gardens, Lucky Magazine, RealLiving Magazine, Elle, and Design Sponge to just name a few. She was also named one of Babble’s Top 50 Design Mom Bloggers of 2011 and has been a speaker at Alt Summit 2011, 2012 and 2013.