Curvy Bookshelf

  • Advertise with us
Project by Brent posted 04-18-2011 03:57 AM 4666 views 19 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this for my daughter’s room. Made of birch plywood.

I also made a dresser to match the bookshelf (I will post that once I get the knobs on it)

17 comments so far

View clieb91's profile


3520 posts in 3840 days

#1 posted 04-18-2011 04:03 AM

Thats just awesome! Nicely done. I am betting she loves it.
Can’t wait to see the dresser.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

View NíccoloJosé's profile


96 posts in 2526 days

#2 posted 04-18-2011 04:14 AM

That’s ready cool!
I just saw this website the other day. Check it out:
It could inspire you for your next project!

-- Niccolo Jose; Filipino Artist,

View a1Jim's profile


116902 posts in 3482 days

#3 posted 04-18-2011 04:15 AM

have I been drinking. cool book shelf.

-- Custom furniture

View Brent 's profile


7 posts in 2914 days

#4 posted 04-18-2011 04:21 AM

NicoJose that is exactly what inspired me for this project.

View jumbojack's profile


1673 posts in 2529 days

#5 posted 04-18-2011 04:29 AM

I dont know what the big deal is; most of my stuff looks like this…....OH you designed it that way. NICE job!

-- Made in America, with American made tools....Shopsmith

View dirtybandaid's profile


21 posts in 2538 days

#6 posted 04-18-2011 04:33 AM

You did a really wonderful job, thanks for sharing. And thanks for the link!

View JordanCanada's profile


10 posts in 2526 days

#7 posted 04-18-2011 04:36 AM

Dr. Seuss would be proud, very cool bookcase!

View Mickey Cassiba's profile

Mickey Cassiba

312 posts in 2936 days

#8 posted 04-18-2011 07:24 AM

I’m impressed…and dizzy!

-- One of these hammers oughta fix that...

View majuvla's profile


11680 posts in 2772 days

#9 posted 04-18-2011 11:56 AM

WOW!Just awsome!Good idea!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View MsDebbieP's profile


18615 posts in 4066 days

#10 posted 04-18-2011 12:40 PM

that is SO much fun!
great job

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

View standfir's profile


40 posts in 2596 days

#11 posted 04-18-2011 03:45 PM

Love it!! Not just a childrens piece either. Well done

-- If you build it, they will come

View SASmith               's profile


1850 posts in 2892 days

#12 posted 04-18-2011 11:46 PM

Into my favorites.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

View Mike R.'s profile

Mike R.

209 posts in 2550 days

#13 posted 04-30-2011 06:28 AM

lots of steaming ? just curious id like to build something like this for my kiddo’s room

View Brent 's profile


7 posts in 2914 days

#14 posted 05-01-2011 02:12 AM

Re: lots of steaming ?
No steam at all… 1/4” birch plywood and lots of glue and claps.

View tonny's profile


15 posts in 2196 days

#15 posted 03-26-2012 10:12 PM

Awesome Job! Really nice design!

I got with your project because I’m looking for a Book shelf design for my Daughter. You said you use 1/4 ply and lots of glue and clamps, Could you share some pictures of the construction, face frame, clamping , etc.

Your project is one of my favorites now. Can not wait to build one for my princess.

Best Regards.

showing 1 through 15 of 17 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics