There’s nothing like lining the shelves of your home with books to help inspire the imagination. Having a great show of books not only provides a reminder of the value of good reading habits, it also cultivates a stylish and welcoming atmosphere. This presentation of artfully educated style doesn’t have to end with the shelving of the most recently purchased best seller however. The look and style of books have found there way into many different products, with the best designers being only too aware of the rich detail associate with books of all kinds.
Bibliophiles can therefore rejoice, as there are a variety of products on the pages of Dotmaison sure to capture the imagination. Full of the kind of credentials that every book lover will appreciate, take a look and relax with a homely, well-read style.
We’ve investigated the world of Roald Dahl previously on these pages, but it is always worth remembering just how captivating the authors’ words can be. With that in mind, take a look at this cushion featuring one of his best loved creations, the Enormous Crocodile. Ideal for relaxing with while reading one of the master storytellers works.
For a different kind of beauty how about this Book Vase from the designers at Seletti? The fine porcelain piece would look great on a busy writing desk, and is able to store the essentials vital to a writer’s work. On the other hand, if you’re a dedicated reader, simply place flowers or plants in the vase and relax in the sophisticated glow of a well-constructed object of interest.
And if all that thinking about books have left you feeling a bit smarter than usual, why not celebrate with a cup of tea from a Mr Clever Mug? The full range of high quality mugs feature a Mr Man or Little Miss, and include a fun part of original text on the back. As a delightful way to introduce these characters – and a life long love of reading – these mugs are just the thing. So sit back, relax and read in style!
Robert Monk March 29th, 2016