Your mini shelves are so cute. They're the perfect size for your favorite books and look great on your bookcase!
But one thing they're not so good at? Adding some personality to an otherwise boring space.
We get it! Sometimes you just want something that will fit in with the rest of your decor, no matter how weird or wonderful it is. But what if we told you there are ways to make those mini shelves stand out from the crowd?
That's where bookends come in! Bookends are the perfect way to add a unique flair to your bookshelf without taking up too much room or making a big statement. They can be a focal point for any corner of your home or office that can start idle conversations or a fun accessory for a kid's room!
But where do you start? There are so many bookends out there it can be hard to know which one will fit your needs. That's why we've compiled a list of some of our favorite bookends!
Here are 10 bookends that are sure to give your mini shelves some personality:
1. So Many Books, So Little Time Book Ends
These bookends are perfect for anyone who has a lot of books and not enough time to read them all. They're made of metal and painted black. They're small, but they'll definitely make a statement.
2. Whale Statue Book Ends
These bookends are perfect for anyone who loves whales. They're made of resin, so they're lightweight but very durable. It gives the illusion of a whale swimming through the books on your shelf. They're great for kids who love animals and decorative bookends for adults.
3. BOOK Graphic Book Ends
This one is simple and to the point! It just says "BOOK" in capital letters. It's made of metal and painted black, so it'll match any décor. The perfect simple bookend for anyone who loves books and reading!
4. Teal Agate Geode Book Ends
This one is perfect for rock/crystal lovers! The agate bookends are made of real blue-green teal agate, so they'll be a beautiful addition to your bookshelf. It's also great to showcase some of the crystals you may have collected over time!
5. Decorative Cat Book Ends
This set of bookends is perfect for cat lovers! It's made of metal and painted black, which adds an extra bit of cuteness to your bookshelf. The perfect simple bookend for anyone who loves books and cats!
6. Snowy Mountain Book Ends
These simple wooden mountain bookends are perfect for anyone who loves the outdoors. They're entirely made of wood and painted snow caps on top, so they'll look great on your bookshelf. They're also perfect for anyone who loves the mountains, camping, or hiking!
7. Wooden Classic Books Book Ends
How about using books as bookends? These classic wooden books bookends are perfect for anyone who loves reading. They're made of wood and painted to look like old books. Not only that, but the books also have built-in small drawers so that you can store some small items in them, like your handmade magnetic bookmarks!
8. Yoda Book Ends
Star Wars fans rejoice! These bookends make it look like Yoda is using the Force to hold your books up on your shelf. These are made of metal with a small laser-cut figure of Yoda at the center of the base. This is a perfect gift for anyone who loves reading and Star Wars.
9. Decorative Katana Book Ends
If you're looking for a decorative and functional gift, these katana bookends are perfect. They're made of metal and magnetic, giving the illusion of the sword stabbing through books. This is a perfect gift for anyone who loves reading, swords, and anime.
10. Gothic Dragon Book Ends
These are a pair of vintage gothic décor inspired dragon bookends. The dragon is made of polyresin and has a stone-colored finish. This is a perfect gift for anyone who loves reading, gothic décor, dragons, or fantasy books, or all of the above!
Looking For More Bookish Recommendations?
If you're a book lover, you know that the more you read, the more you want to read. And if you're like us at IdleStuff, we know that you love a good recommendation every now and then.
So if you're looking for more bookish recommendations, we have a few ideas for you. We've got recommendations for books that are perfect for giving as gifts and suggestions on what kind of person might enjoy them. We also have handmade magnetic bookmarks that are great for giving as gifts. They're a fun way to personalize your gift and make it more special.