You know that feeling you get when you have a free afternoon and you walk into a book store? Or when you spot a book and the cover is just so perfect, you know you have to pick it up. How about when you come across a vintage book? The slightly tattered fabric binding... the rough edges of the yellowed pages... the faded graphics on the cover... the smell of decades of enjoyment had by fellow readers. Books have an emotional appeal for many.
Why not bring some of that nostalgia to your table. Book stacks are such a simple way to add charm and character, not to mention they create dimension. A floral arrangement, or even a bunch of flowers sitting on a book stack provides some height and interest. Here are some impressive examples.