This is a perfect combo of my two favorite ideas for that space under the stairs leading to the basement. A reading nook AND book storage and shelves . assuming that there is enough space for this there.
Cozy Book Nooks and What They Want You to Read Put the beach reads away; these comfy spaces are creating a fall reading list. What books do they suggest to you? Oyster Bay Beach House - Family Room - New York - Heide Hendricks