As a book publisher, naturally we are always thinking about the physicality of books: how they look, feel, and smell; how they fit into our lives (both literally and figuratively); how they can transcend physical form to shape our very reality.
In our latest release, Novel Living, Lisa Occhipinti celebrates physical books and the many ways they enrich our lives, especially in this digital era. She shares her unique ideas for collecting and displaying them, for conserving and preserving them, and for crafting with them.
Feeling intrigued? Check out the cover. That DIY wallpaper in the photo features library pockets. Cool, right?
Here's a standard wooden ladder transformed into modern bookshelving.
This is a Book Sling Lisa uses in her guest room and chooses the books to hang on it according to her guest's interests.
And these beautiful Page Poufs are an artistic statement composed of book pages.
Want to see more? Check out our Novel Living image gallery, the gallery for Lisa's first book The Repurposed Library, plus these "Five Genius Decor Ideas" from Novel Living that were featured in the Huffington Post last week.