Ashley Tisdale had fans divided on her decision of decor this week.

On Architectural Digest’s YouTube channel on Tuesday, March 29, Tisdale gave a tour of her new self-developed property she shares with her husband Christopher French and their daughter, Jupiter Iris. In the course of the tour, she confirmed off just one unique feature that prompted a little bit of controversy on social media: her bookshelf.

The former “High Faculty Musical” star showcased a beautiful constructed-in bookshelf which was stuffed to the brim with several novels. But, as it turns out, many of these textbooks were being essentially the latest addition to her property. 

“These bookshelves, I have to be sincere, really did not have textbooks in it a couple of times ago,” Tisdale mentioned, incorporating, “I had my spouse go to a bookstore. I was like, ‘You want to get 400 guides.’”

Tisdale extra, “Obviously my husband is like, ‘We should really be collecting guides more than time and putting them in the shelves.’ And I was like, ‘No, no, no, no, not when Ad will come.’”

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On social media, fans reacted to the actor’s admission, with some trolling her for acquiring that several books just for exhibit when other people appreciated her honesty surrounding her style and design selections.

“I… am speechless,” a person Twitter person wrote together with screenshots of the minute from the movie.

Tisdale responded to the primary tweet on Wednesday to “clear this up,” creating, “There are some of my guides from about the several years in there but yea 36 cabinets that maintain 22 books I did not have and any interior designer would have done the exact same. They do it all the time, I was just sincere about it.”

The actor’s spouse also chimed in on the conversation, defending Tisdale in a reply. 

“(1) Aid regional used bookstores when (2) staging for photoshoots and (3) don’t fear if people have viewpoints about it, mainly because some folks will generally really feel the want to have an view about anything, no make a difference how trivial,” French wrote. “We acquired most of them from @IliadBookshop! The finest.”

Tisdale and French’s clarification failed to prevent Twitter users from criticizing the 36-year-old actor.

Just one user replied to the authentic tweet, crafting, “That’s so sad. I took me a couple months to fill up my new cabinets, all distinctive and essential points to me. Not magazine deserving but I like it!”

“I cannot even fathom just getting textbooks for no goal,” a person man or woman wrote. “I don’t even have bookshelves correct now but I have bins on bins of textbooks in storage that I really want and would fill up this house. And you can place so quite a few other items in cabinets ?? Baffled.”

Just one user replied straight to Tisdale criticizing her option to use books as decor, crafting, “Having books on your bookshelf is about actually owning read through… the guides. They are not a ‘fashion statement.’ What are you likely to do when your friends talk to you dialogue thoughts about their contents and you simply cannot response?”

“Here, publications are utilized below with the only function to be aesthetic and clearly show how ‘educated’ another person is,” a different tweet go through. “While books can be decorations for a room, their principal intent is a further 1, I do not think Ashley will get it, at minimum from what she said in the video.”

There had been many Twitter customers who celebrated Tisdale’s candidness in her Ad tour, with creator Bolu Babalola crafting, “screaming that ashley tisdale experienced to do a ‘let’s obvious this up’ about staging her household for a tour. a little something that most people does.” 

“The way individuals are criticizing Ashley Tisdale for…buying books??” a different tweet go through. “Supporting authors and a bookstore??? Like who offers af if she reads them, as if I have examine most of the textbooks I very own.”

A further person wrote, “Are we mad at Ashley Tisdale for supporting bookstores? In this economy?”

“I hope Ashley Tisdale buys 400 a lot more publications tomorrow just to give people with absolutely nothing far better to do one thing to complain about,” a different tweet read through.

Tisdale showed that she experienced a sense of humor about the condition thought, sharing a tweet on Thursday that read through, “Sorry I have not been looking through everybody’s tweets, I have not too long ago just received a lot of new guides to get by means of.”

In a different tweet, she took a instant to plug a modern story on Frenshe, her wellness web-site, about some of her favourite e-book tips. The put up even started off off with a foolish jab at herself, studying, “It’s tough to opt for from 400 books…”