Show off your favorite collectibles, plants, books, and more with this distinctive bookcase and display cabinet from Verena. The contoured shelves are all of different sizes, so you can choose the best way to artistically display your items....more
Organize your essentials with this unique, stylish bookcase. Different level contoured shelves and a versatile construction highlight this beautiful bookcase. It is functional, unique and eye catching. This piece can be placed either vertically or horizontally and used to display your favorite possessions, such as figurines, trophies, plants and other decorative items.
Verena contoured leveled display cabinet/bookcase
Organize your essentials with this uniquely stylish display cabinet/bookcase
Furniture features a unique different leveled contour shelves
Can be positioned upright or vertical
Built with a hard sturdy internal frame
Finish options: Black, light oak, walnut, white
Materials: MDF, veneer
Dimensions: 71 inches high x 35 inches wide x 12 inches deep
Assembly required. This product ships in one (1) box.
I was looking for a bookcase that would not be clunky but could be placed horizontally and hold TONS of books in an interesting way. (I'm an English professor and avid reader, but I wanted my book display to have more of an aesthetic appeal.) This piece is perfect! It's sturdy and spacious. The various sized shelf areas are perfect for housing a variety of books - from large textbooks and reference pieces to small paperback novels. The shelving pieces are interesting but have a bit of symmetry, so once filled it doesn't look cluttered and jumbled. I like this piece for its ability to easily be used vertically or horizontally depending on the room it is in. (Right now I have it on an office wall with a collection of travel art above it which looks funky and interesting.) My only complaint is that two of the stickers (a number and China's quality inspection) were difficult to take off the exterior side of one of the pieces; I was unable to remove some of the adhesive, so I placed that side of the bookcase toward the corner. I'm definitely pleased with my purchase overall, and my more traditional boyfriend was also pleasantly surprised with how well it came together.
The product is of thick wood-product. It's not particle board but it's not oak, either. It is softer than regular wood, though, so be aware. The boards are thick enough that you can have 2 rows of books on 1 shelf; if you use it as a divider, you could have one side for one row of books, and the other side for another row. It's really great that way. Also, it comes with wall anchors and acrews to put into the wall. You choose where to input the screw on the unti, though, so be aware of where you put it.
I really like this product (I brought 2) and it looks amazing. Though it was tough to put together by myself (moderately strong female), I was able to do so. Have a little patience, know that it'll take about an hour by yourself, and use the wood glue!
I had a little trouble, in that one of my boards was damaged, and the replacement they sent was missing an insert. After about 10days, I finally got everything I needed. Be sure to look things over carefully and call right away if there is a problem - these babies sold like Hot Cakes, and they didn't have any replacement parts for me after my initial call. (thank goodness all I needed was the insert.)
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Black is black
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Good
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Very
It arrived when it was expected. Everything was neatly stacked in the box. Nothing was missing. It took about an hour and 30 minutes to lay everything out and to assemble the bookcase. The stickers that labeled each piece were easily removed. It will look great in any room. Can do so many creative things with this bookcase.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? It matched the color from the site pretty well.
Please tell us about the quality of the product. the bookcase is great quality.
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Pretty accurate.
was very excited when the shelf arrived fairly quickly and the box wasn't that heavy. The box was a little damaged but it didn't damage the shelf. I was able to build it in one hour I am very pleased on how nice it looks and it is a beautiful shade of wood, It's sturdy enough to hold my book collections. I love it!
I was looking for a shelf for our guest room to display collections of family heirlooms and this was the perfect choice. The arrangement of the shelves is interesting in itself and they lend themselves very well to showcase objects. I'm also very glad I found a shelf without a backing... the dark background would have "swallowed up" the things I wanted to display. This display cabinet works just perfectly in our guest room and
I am very pleased with the quality. And the shipping price? Awesome.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Very good match
Please tell us about the quality of the product. The quality was just what I expected. Sturdy construction, nice finish
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Very accurate
Arrived on time and nicely packaged with sheets of foam between each layer of wood...no knicks or scratches. It does arrive in a huge, heavy box. Took my 20-year old son 1.5 hours to put together (....and $20....) and no issues. Beautiful, contemporary, sturdy & suits my needs perfectly. Thank you!
This bookshelf is so cool. It adds a lot of character to my room, I use it as a room divider, with light shining through my favorite glass pieces from both sides. I would love it just as much against a wall because it has such interesting dimensions and shelf placement.
I recieved my package and all pieces were included down to the last peg. We put it together in just under an hour. It was pretty easy to assemble especially since the bookcase is a set of the same pieces. It looks wonderful!
Hello Clarky, the first image would be the walnut. I hope this helps. Thank you for shopping with us! T.B.overstockcustomercare2 on Mar 5, 2015
Wish the images indicated color shown. Is the whitewash considered the light oak? I understand computer monitors will vary colors, but can you still give me some kind of idea what this is called?Paula on Mar 4, 2015Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello Paula, the one that looks white washed would be the light oak. I hope this helps. Thank you for shopping with us! T.B.overstockcustomercare2 on Mar 5, 2015
Thank you for your question, vjpeters. The Furniture of America Verena Contoured Leveled Display Cabinet/Bookcase comes in black, walnut, white and light oak. The digital images we display have the most accurate color possible. However, due to differences in computer monitors, we cannot be responsible for variations in color between the actual product and your screen. Have a great day.overstockcustomercare1 on Feb 24, 2015
Thank you for your question, Emil B. The digital images we display have the most accurate color possible. However, due to differences in computer monitors, we cannot be responsible for variations in color between the actual product and your screen. Have a great day.overstockcustomercare1 on Feb 13, 2015
Is it finished on all sides or does it need to go up against a wall?lao21 on Nov 14, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
It's finished on both sides. looks nice.GeenainVA on Nov 14, 2014
It is finished on all sides.jc3ones on Nov 15, 2014
Hello lao21, this gorgeous bookcase is finished on all sides. Thank you for shopping with us! Terri D.overstockcustomercare2 on Nov 15, 2014
it is finished on both sides. it looks good. can have it horizontal or vertical.snapplegirl on Nov 16, 2014
Finished all surfaces. Good room-divider.robcdna on Nov 22, 2014
We bought this bookshelf and LOVE it. We've got it standing vertically, the tall wall. Does anyone know of a smaller bookshelf that's matching that we might purchase to put along side it? We want to create a sort of L shape, but we don't have room for another one this big turned on its side. Thanks!Alexis on Oct 25, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello Alexis, at this time we do not currently have a smaller bookcase that matches this bookcase. I hope this helps, have a good day!overstockcustomercare1 on Oct 28, 2014
Tough question since there is so much variation...also depends on if you situate unit vertically or horizontally: Width of shelf platforms varies from : 15.5, 12.7, 7, 6 inches. Height of shelves: 19.5, 12.5, 12 inches.kgportland on Sep 8, 2014
What is the thickness of the wood pieces that make up the shelves?dx01 on Jul 26, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Around an inch thick, very sturdy.gigibug56 on Aug 2, 2014
I want to use this book shelf horizontally as a room divider. Is the white one finished on all sides or must it be against a wall?garbanzo1944 on Jul 18, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Yes and it is a very sturdy and good quality item.happyandrelaxed on Jul 23, 2014
It's finished on all sides - would work just fine in the center of a room. And I used it on its side, too. Be warned, though. It's a heavy piece, so make sure it's safely placed.lm0411 on Jul 31, 2014
We are using it horizontally behind a couch as a room divider. It will be fine as a stand alone.1sttimehomeowners on Aug 19, 2014
I really like this and would like to purchase but the shipping to New Zealand costs more than the item!! Is this correct? Thanks.clairemod on Jul 2, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello clairemod, Taxes, Duties, International Service Fee and Shipping will be added during checkout. Please add the item to the cart and enter your postal information for the complete price. Thank you for shopping with us! overstockcustomercare1 on Jul 7, 2014
I saw this bookshelf yesterday for much less$. Did I miss out on a one day sale or something?promojo on Jun 24, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for your question promojo. Overstock has sales going on all the time. We also email coupons to our Customer's. Please make sure you have signed up to receive our emailed coupons. Also, please sign up for our Club O, where you can save as well. Currently, the price of the bookcase is $188.99. Have a great day.overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 25, 2014
Sorry to repeat a question, but I just wanted to clarify if the shelves have a limit of 5lb (the previous answer given) or 50lb? From other reviews it seems like they could hold more than 5lb. Thank you!jxye on Jun 20, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for your question jxye. Yes, that is correct. The shelves have a max weight of 5 pounds. Overall, the shelves can hold up to 40 to 50 pounds as an entire unit. The shelves that are on the bottom will be able to hold approximately 5 to 8 pounds. Have a great day.overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 26, 2014
Thank you for your question karenchevy. The shipping weight of the Furniture of America Verena Contoured Leveled Display Cabinet/ Bookcase is 65 pounds. Have a great day. overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 25, 2014
Does the white bookshelf have a high gloss white finish or flat?preshog on May 27, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
No it does not have a white finishthomiara13 on Jun 4, 2014
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