Stunning Storage Stair In Paris Loft Is Hung From Cables

© Smoothcore Architects

Not everyone's library fits on a Kindle; some people still have a lot of books, like the owners of this loft in Paris. Smoothcore architects (danger: un-navigable overdesigned architects website) have done a lovely job of building bookcases not only on the wall, but in every tread of that staircase.

© Smoothcore Architects

The whole thing is supported on wires that also act as the guard.

© Smoothcore Architects

More images of the rest of the apartment, which isn't too shabby either, at

Tags: Architecture | Green Building | Paris


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