Not just pages on the shelf these days, discarded and new books have been converted into everyday items: furniture, lamps, art, jewelry, purses and bags, and more.
They have also inspired fashion and decor in other ways. Here are is sampling of innovative literary-inspired creations. (images from http://pinterest.com/bookpatrol/books-in-design/)
|Comic wall; bathroom reader; bookshelf towel and shower curtain|
|Fiction theme cakes; book wedding cake|
|fireplace art; books converted into a flower box; book themed phone|
|Book lights; book inspired rug, Andrew Martin Bookshelf Wallpaper|
|(1)Dress made of romance novels; Hamlet tights (2) DIY comic book heels; romance novel cover decoupaged heels (3) mini-book bracelet; literary quote metal necklace; Pride and Prejudice text scarf|
|wedding dress made from fairy tales; book text tights; book bag; nail art|