10 Ways To Decorate Using Book Pages

Old books are dreamy, aren’t they? We love the idea of using book pages in our home decorating! We’ve found ten beautiful ways to use old book pages, on our walls, in our wrapping, and even as wallpaper!

Using Book Pages in Home Decor

//1// This post from The Nester is overflowing with inspiration for book page decor, but our favorite is this gorgeous crafted wreath. It would look amazing on any wall! (TheNester.com) //2// Using old books as candle holders not only looks beautiful, but adding a taller book in the middle will transform your candelabra into a seasonally appropriate menorah. (Juniper Books) //3// A candle jar wrapped in words will add a bit of appeal to your decor. Such a simple way to make your home cozy and pretty! (Think Crafts) //4// Needing wall art full of character? Just frame your favorite book! (Good Housekeeping)

Crafts With Repurposed Book Pages

//5// Care to wear your book pages? Why not clip a few lines from a favorite story and transform them into a piece of statement jewelry? (Mandipity) //6// This paper feather would beautify a table scape, as shown, or add a little visual detail to your favorite vignette. (Home Stories) //7// The creator of this home decor inspiration drew spooky pictures over book pages for a great Halloween addition, but it would be eye-catching with any season’s signature icons. (The Idea Room) //8// Use your book pages as wrapping for your special gifts! Add a paper flower and a word-covered gift tag and you have a stunning gift exterior. (Alisa Burke)

Book Pages Crafting DIYS

//9// Want to make an even bigger statement with your old book pages? Get out the glue and start pasting, because here’s the best idea of all. Use your book pages as wallpaper! (A Well Dressed Home) //10// These rosettes are much simpler to create than they would appear, and they can be scattered about a house or room, adding tiny bits of pretty wherever they’re needed. Make ten of them for a lovely table accent! (Twigg Studios)

Now seems like a good time to pull out a few of the books collecting dust on the shelves, don’t you think? Or if you stumble on a thrift store box of old volumes you will be prepared. Look through these book page decorations and let us know which is your favorite!

What do you think?



  1. 1

    That book necklace is awesome!