Conversation Piece: Shelves filled with keepsakes become a cabinet of curiosities, sure to spark conversation with any guests. Cover books with white parchment paper to give them a uniform look. Then pile shells, coral, and apothecary jars on top of and around them for a display with dimension. From BHG.
From My Little Veranda or Min Lilla Veranda blog.
Bookcovers for Eiffel Tower Book Bundle DIY tutorial
Used book spines on a box. Terrific upcycle for unattractive stuff or even valuables on high shelf -- Etsy
DIY tutorial for book covers from Design Sponge -- very impressive ---
diy project: vintage-style book dustcovers | Design*Sponge
Painted Wood Pillar Holders Regular $69.00 – $79.00 SALE $59.99 – $79.00 OVERVIEW DIMENSIONS & DETAILS SHIPPING INFO Our painted wood candlesticks possess the same rustic character and hand-wrought detail as ones found in provincial churches throughout Spain. The wood is carved by hand, gessoed, painted and then heavily distressed. Small: 6" square, 11" high Medium: 5.5" diameter, 14" high Large: 6.5" diameter, 17" high
books, starfish and flowers vignette -- so pretty --