If you’re a book lover looking to spruce up your home with literary-inspired decor, you’ve come to the right place.
Here, I’ll explore some of the best home decor items for book lovers. What do they have in common? They are handmade from metal: steel, brass, copper, bolts, or industrial pipes.
Steel is a durable and versatile material that can add a modern and stylish touch to your home. It’s easy to clean and maintain, making it a great choice for decor that will last for years to come.
Make sure to take a look at the best home decor items that are shaped like books.
Abstract sculpture of a person reading a book
Unique coffee table or bookshelf sculpture made of bronze. Suitable as a bookend. ⇢ Amazon
Vintage aluminum man with a book
An aluminum figurine showing a man reading a book, handmade in the vintage style of the 1980s. ⇢ Etsy
Steampunk-style sitting robot bookshelf lamp
A vintage decorative lamp created from industrial water pipes to resemble a thinking robot, with its head being a round lamp. A perfect accessory for a home library. ⇢ Amazon
Handcrafted statue of a person reading a book
An elegant, stylish medium-size home decor made of metal, paper, and twigs gathered from the mountains and. A perfect living room decoration. ⇢ Etsy
Bookshelf figurines made of cast iron
These small decorative sculptures show a girl and boy reading books. You can buy the girl separately. ⇢ Amazon
Industrial reading figurine
A loft-style metal sculpture handmade out of scrap metal, nuts, and bolts. Approximately 7 inches high. ⇢ Etsy
Modern abstract statue with a reading girl
A dual color metal ring with a girl reading a book. The product description doesn’t include anything about metal, while it says the sculpture is lightweight. It may suggest the product is actually not metal. ⇢ Amazon
Reading Lord Ganesha handmade sculpture
A 5.5-inch high small home decor figurine showing Lord Ganesha reading. Handmade in India from quality brass. ⇢ Amazon
Industrial metal man reading a book or newspaper
A loft-style, small decorative figurine handcrafted in the Netherlands from steel bolts, copper plates, and stone. Approximately 3.1-inch high. ⇢ Etsy
Contemporary, handcrafted bookish figurine for a ledge
A 10-inch tall, contemporary bronze decorative sculpture showing a woman reading a book. To be placed on a ledge of a bookshelf or coffee table. ⇢ Amazon
Relaxed, steampunk man reading a book
A cool, industrial lamp showing a man reading an actual book. Handmade from small steel pipes and plastic. A great little decorative element for a bookshelf or bedside table. ⇢ Etsy
Stylish metal ring with a reading man
An elegant, handcrafted cast iron sculpture portraying an avid reader. Contemporary in feel, it fits any spot at a bookworm’s home. ⇢ Amazon
Wishlist: metal glass holder in the shape of a person reading a book
Highly popular some ten years ago, this awesome metal glass holder and coaster is currently not available anywhere online. I hope one day it will reappear 😍
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