If the thought of a re-purposed book terrifies you, it’s best to turn around now. But, if you happen to be starting your spring cleaning early with a lot of old books to spare, I have some news for you; there is a LOT you can do with those books besides donating them! For any book lover, books themselves are the perfect household decoration. With the easy DIYs below, take advantage of your free time and turn your home into the ideal space for the book-obsessed.
1. Book Spine Bookmark
No better way to mark your place in a book than with another book! This tutorial is pretty straightforward, so it’s a great place to begin crafting!
This tutorial is my absolute dream! Make your own one-of-a-kind headboard showcasing your favorite excerpts from any books of your choosing.
3.Book Multi-media Journal
Why not turn a book into another book? Use this to turn an old book into a place to keep all the small scraps that inspire you.
I’m sure with this one all of your book-loving friends will be filled with envy when they enter your living room. Create your own show-stopping book wall with just a little bit of an eye for design.
5. bOOK bOX
We all have secrets…right? Keep your secret treasures in your own customized book box to feel like you’re living in a detective movie. Make extra sure to hide this book in plain sight.
6. Book art
This tutorial is one of the easiest! A great way to completely decorate a room in just an hour or two.
7. Hanging book Shelf
To fill with more books, obviously. When storage gets short, just turn the books you’re trying to keep into storage for the next wave of them.
Featured image via Patrick Tomasso
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