9 Ideas to Decorate Your Home with Books in High Style

If you have a lot of books just like us and often wonder where  you put your ever-growing collection once you’ve run out of space on your shelves, please bear this thought in your mind that books don’t just belong to your home library.  That being said, yes,   you can use books to decorate your home in creative ways.   And yes, decorating your home with books can bring a soul and add a tasteful artsy flair to your home, making your home come alive with full of personality.  Plus, Interesting books intrigue a conversation  when you have guests come over or calm you down when you are home alone.   Today, we are going to share 9 ideas to decorate your home with books in high style and purposeful ways.

In an  Entry:

An entry is where you want to wow your guests but at the same time to make them feel inviting and warm.  A stack of books have a magical power to ground any space. So  displaying beautifully covered large-format books together with stunning collectable decor objects and artwork in your entry often can help achieve this goal.  The key here is to choose large books with beautiful  cover design and colors that  nicely contrast or are  cohesive with the rest of the house.

A stack of black-and-white books  echo the black-framed artwork above to create a neat yet chic entry vignette.
A stack of black-and-white books pick up  black from the artwork and urn bases.

Pink at the top of a stacked books together with a pink elegant miniature above adds visual interest.
Pink on the books atop of a clear console echo two of velvet upholstered pink ottomans, adding warmth and feminine vibes to this entry vignette.
A stack of books somehow make this vignette  feel more organized and the neutral color palette nicely blends in the surrounding furnishings.
The two -stacks- of -books arrangement  emphasizes the symmetry at this entry vignette and blue on the books echos blue on the console and ottomans.
Two stacks of white books add another quiet layer to this  entry above.

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On a Coffee Table

Together with fresh flowers and greenery, lovely candles, adorable cute objects and stylish trays, coffee-table books really play a key factor to add that final touch to make your home look super chic, glamorous, and sophisticated. Somehow, books on your coffee-table make the coffee-table vignette look very neat and organized rather than a lot of small objects cluttering around. Just as the books for entry, please, please display large-format books here with the most beautiful design to showcase your tastes.

The arrangement of the books on the coffee table mick the way how artworks arrange on the wall. The repeat patterns always help bring harmony to any space.
We love how these modern coffee-table books display on a chic acrylic coffee table. Neat and chic.
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Pink books are feminine and chic.
Books can help create different heights to display objects.
Somehow books on this concrete coffee table add warms and interest to this vignette above.
We don’t mid just cuddling here all day to read a good book.
Books help to showcase some very delicate objects.
It is always so stunning when you pair books with fresh flowers.
Books make this coffee table vignette full of antiques feel lived-in.
Another romance story between flowers and books.

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On a Bench

Usually a stack of books on a bench together with artwork above create a very dramatic vignette which often make people  stop  and pause in front of the vignette and take time to explore and study whatever interests them.


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On a Display Table

We love the idea to display books on a classical center table.  It’s a one more way  to inject personality and details to your home.



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Display on a Dining Table

We love to display all of our design magazines and books on our formal dining table.  The thing is that we only use our formal dining table on some occasions. So when we don’t use it , we can just double down it as a stylish reading table.



Read on below for other ideas.

By the Fireplace


Serve as a side-table, night stand or even coffee table


Display on a Dining Table

We love to display all of our design magazines and books on our formal dining table.  The thing is that we only use our formal dining table on some occasions. So when we don’t use it , we can just double down it as a stylish reading table.



On a Chair  for a Visual Interest

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And of course in your home library




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