Bookends for Everyone

Everyone needs a good set of bookends to hold up their collection of books. Sometimes these can get pricy, especially when they’re cute. However, I found a few websites that offer DIY instructions on creating your own! There’s an option for almost every room in the house. Continue reading

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Let’s Get Crafty: Repurposing Old Book Pages

I know, I know–it seems like the Holidays (Christmas in particular) seem to sneak up on us every year. I walked into Target the weekend after Halloween–I kid you not–and was inundated with Christmas decorations and products. It’s like Thanksgiving has turned into the ugly stepsister that people want to forget about. Don’t get me wrong, I love Christmas and the December holidays just as much as the next person, but I also like to savor the season in its prime rather than drag it out for 2 months. However, as I was scrolling through Pinterest the other day, I couldn’t help but come across some wicked cute Christmas-themed crafts that use the pages from old books. I definitely want to try a few of these out for my apartment! I’ll have to make a trip to my local thrift store and grab some old novels to use because I’m certainly not going to use any from my collection! Continue reading