Here’s a little photo roundup to supplement yesterday’s post about mangling books.
Book planters march on!
That’s crab grass, right?
I think this next one is made of a water-damaged phone book. So elegant!
Books go to jail. I don’t see any symbolism here, do you?
Meanwhile, the “Books as Furniture” trend I talked about previously continues.
I think he put some pallet wood in there too, just to class it up.
This stool is so… wimpy.
Vintage books and quasi-midcentury-mod legs, for that schizo feel. Why am I not surprised that the designer placed it next to a towering Shabby Chic Lamp With Nonfunctional Shade?
Another Mauled-Books/Nonfunctional-Shade combo:
What do you reckon that lamp weighs, about 75 pounds?
Below, a wedding arch made of books. I guess if they stay together long enough to read all those, the marriage can be counted a success.
But really, the only way to celebrate books at a wedding is to leave piles of them around for people to read instead of doing the Electric Slide. Oh, wait, they did!
Next we have… oh, come on!
Graham Greene is a highly respected author! He does not deserve to be pierced. Also, it looks stupid.
UPDATE: I changed my mind about that wedding arch. Go here for the new view.