String Shelving System with Wooden Shelves
'Modern since 1949'. String is the original component shelving system designed by the Swedish architect Nils Strinning in 1949. He was one of the leading mid-twentieth century designers who built the foundation of what we now call 'Scandinavian design'.
The structure is light weight, yet stable. It is simple to assemble and the shelves can be easily repositioned. Books are kept in place by the side panels and shelves of different depths can be combined in the same unit. When more shelf space is needed, simply add an additional side panel and some shelves. It is equally suited to a large or a small wall. This and the minimalistic timeless design is the reason why String still attracts attention after 60 years.
Designing your system
You can plan your String system using this configuration tool on the String Website, then send us the plan and we will price it for you, or simply order below. "Click here to go to the String Configurator."
How to order
Choose the component from the first drop down list, then choose the finish as appropriate. Add each component to your basket, click back in your browser and then add the next component. You can change quantities in your basket before checkout if necessary.
If you need assistance planning and ordering your String system please feel free to contact us, we are pleased to help.
FREE standard UK Mainland Delivery!
We keep a huge stock and will despatch all orders as quickly as possible. Most orders will be despatched within a week. If any item is not available immediately from stock lead time can be 1-6 weeks. Please email us for an estimate of lead time on your proposed configuration.
*Floor standing panels allow a maximum skirting board height of 125mm. Over this size use wall panels instead.
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In stock and ready to despatch! UK delivery usually 1-3 days. Large items such as furniture and non mainland addresses will take a little longer.
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