As someone with a penchant for magazines, it can often be hard to figure out what the heck to to do with all of them.

idea to steal: pretty piles

Now there’s a balance between pretty collections and being the next subject of an episode of hoarders, so you have to tread lightly. But if you strike the right balance, you’ve got styling gold. Stacks on the floor can add character and texture to a room. A good rule of thumb is to keep things monochromatic though. It keeps the look from being overly chaotic. (unrelated style note: obsessed with those blank canvases stacked one on top of another. Genius solution while you’re waiting to invest in art).

idea to steal: pretty piles

Piles on bookcases offer height and dimension.

idea to steal: pretty piles

Rarely seen displayed in a kitchen, magazine piles  add lovely personality and a bit of softness.

idea to steal: pretty piles

You can break your collection up, tucking your stacks here and there.

idea to steal: pretty piles

Even piles create a orderly geometric pattern – ideal for all you perfectionists. Also helps you make your collection look a little less overwhelming (key if your magazine habit is a point of contention!).

What do you think? Do you display your magazine archive or other collection?? How do you store them?


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  1. Funny, I had posted about this in instagram lately. So many magazines in my house! @jennettef