Published on April 7th, 2011 | by Jules Yap


Going industrial: BRODER-GORM shelving

Materials: BRODER poles, GORM shelves

1. Cut the GORM shelves to wanted length.

2. Paint, stain or wax the shelves to wanted color.

3. Put the system together.

Easy hack to a cool industrial look bookshelf. Why GORM shelves? Because they are cheaper and have a wine bottle rack!

Total cost around 100 dollars.

~ Akseli Virtanen, Helsinki, Finland

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Jules Yap

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3 Responses to Going industrial: BRODER-GORM shelving

  1. jo says:

    at least 10meters. of the escher wallpaper, i mean!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Sethro says:

    Nice hack, but I don’t really see the point of the Gorm shelves. Go to the hardware store and have them cut some pine boards, and you’ll save about %50 on the cost of the shelves.

  3. kcunning says:

    Screw the shelves. I want the border!

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