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6 Mid-Century Bookcases For A Retro Office Look

Great for organisation and an excellent styling opportunity, here's our pick of the best.

Jade Bloomfield
By Jade Bloomfield, Editor
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Over the last few years, the home office has become more important than ever. A place that should feel inspiring and organised at the same time, no home office is complete without the all-important bookcase. One style that consistently offers an inviting and timeless feel is Mid-century Modern.

Epitomised by harmonising functionality and design, this style feels right at home in the study. Often crafted from warm-toned woods and grid designs, here are a few of our favourite mid-century modern bookcases to bring a retro look to your office space.

Gregorio Bookcase by Eichholtz

Crafted beautifully from oak veneer, this stunning cabinet can be used to display household items with pride. It features an exposed exterior with two door panels and an eye-catching geometric pattern. This 3D illusion is playful and magnetic, providing any home with a sense of wonder.

M Collection Teak Bookcase by Ethnicraft

A luxurious space of storage, the Oak M Rack is fashioned from a solid teak wood that promises a durable finish. Each pocket-like shelf offers endless styling options with spaces to display vases, ornament and books making it an eye-catching piece worthy of a zoom-call.

Colombier Bookcase by Eichholtz

Flaunting luxurious layers of mocha oak veneer and a hit & miss pattern, this stylish shelving option would work well in an urban, sleek space. An ideal accompaniment to the luxurious lounge or office environment, the cabinet is perfect for accomodating trailing houseplants, beloved books and vinyl records.

Pirouette Oak Bookcase by Ethnicraft

The Oak Pirouette Book Rack offers asymmetrical shelving space, perfect for the placement of your treasured statement artefacts. Crafted from a characterful solid oak frame and hard wax finish, this wooden bookcase channels a modern yet classic look with ease.

Stairs Oak Bookcase by Ethnicraft

A luxurious space of storage, the Oak Stairs Bookcase is fashioned from a solid oak structure and hardwax oil finish. Offering shelves of earthen textures, this wooden bookcase is perfect for the placement of your prized ornaments and books—this unit exudes a cool contemporary ambience.

Oscar Teak Bookcase by Ethnicraft

Masterfully crafted and working a mix of materials with its statement teak wood structure and polished metal, the Teak Oscar Bookcase effortlessly brings inspiring beauty to contemporary settings. Look closely and you’ll notice grooves in the doors of this wooden bookcase, each narrow groove has been carefully hand-carved, offering a unique aesthetic to every unit.