How to make a book holder?

Books are an important decorative element in every home and a book holder can add a personal touch to your book collection.

It's easy to make a book holder at home with readily available materials. Here are the steps to make a practical and stylish book holder in the material of your choice.

Choose the material of your book holder

You won't have the same process for making a book holder out of wood, cardboard, or metal.

The simplest book holder to make will be the one made of cardboard, followed by the one made of wood and finally the most difficult will be the one made of metal due to the necessary materials as well as the tools.

Bed book holder

Gather the materials

You will need:

  • Glue
  • Paint brushes
  • Acrylic paint
  • Colorful paper or wallpaper
  • Wood or metal saw depending on the material chosen
  • Scissors
  • Adhesive tape

Create the shape of the book holder

Start by making a sketch of your book holder with the desired measurements.

Make sure you have the different parts done separately.

Kitchen book holder

Cut out the parts of the book holder

Once the different parts of the book holder have been defined, you can saw them to the right dimensions (remember to use suitable gloves and do this in a suitable environment).

Attach the book holder to the form

Finally, to attach the book holder to the form, use adhesive tape to stick it to the base or nails depending on the material.

Make sure the tape is firmly stuck around the entire edge of the shape to ensure the book holder stays in place.

That's all ! You now have a unique, personalized book holder that you can use to store your books at home.

Don't forget to display it proudly in your bookcase or on your shelf to add a personal touch to your interior decor.

Bed book holder

It is easy to make a book holder at home using readily available materials.

You can also find tutorials available on YouTube for more information.

Finally, we invite you to complete your decoration to integrate bookends into your decoration .