Today is not only the first of March, it's also World Book Day! A celebration of those rather marvelous things we call books: whether you enjoy literary classics, sci-fi, a flick through Harry Potter, or a flirt with Mills & Boon.
And here at Red Candy, we like big books and we cannot lie! And looking at our product range - our love of lit really shows! From floating bookshelves to book-shaped clocks, we have something for every bookworm!
So if you’re on the hunt for a funky home accessory which will show off your love of lit (as if the mini library you’ve crafted in your living room wasn’t evidence enough…), then check out our top 10 picks below! We also have a Gifts for Bookwormssection of our website, which holds all of our favourite book related home accessories.
And don’t forget to check out the official World Book Day website. They even give out free book tokens to schools and nurseries! World Book Day: we salute you!
1. Karlsson Table Clock Book – Multicolour, £29.50
Fun, eye-catching and in perfect pastel hues, this colourful clock is a must-have for anyone who can easily get lost in a good book, and could do with an easy way of keeping track of time!2. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone Art Print, from £15
This striking minimalist movie poster is a colourful design that captures the wonder and awe experienced when first stepping into the Wizarding World of Harry Potter!
3. Unicorn Bookends, £20
Draw attention to your favourite reads with these spell-binding bookends! These novelty silhouette book ends depict two majestic unicorns rearing up on their hind legs - automatically drawing the eye towards the literature displayed between them.
4. Really Long Sausage Dog Bookends, £15
Add some character to your bookshelves with these delightful dachshund book ends! These easily recognisable pooches are the perfect inspiration, as no matter how many books you position in-between each book end, the dog won’t look out of proportion!
5. Umbra Conceal Bookshelf - Small, £10.50
This simple yet ingenious design creates the powerful illusion of books seemingly floating in piles all up and across your walls, and is unsurprisingly a firm fixture in our best sellers list. Plus levitating books are ideal for Harry Potter fans – Wingardium Leviosa!6. Suck UK Planter Bookends, £15
Make a feature of your bookshelves with these quirky plant pot book ends! Featuring a classic terracotta plant pot, which has been split in half to created two novelty bookends, this quirky design will add some life and colourful fun to your bookshelves, whilst keeping your favourite reads in place.
7. Suck UK Book Rest Lamp, £32
Ever seen a lamp which doubles up as a bookmark? No? Then let us introduce you to the Book Rest Lamp! This innovative creation is shaped like a traditional detached house; the perfect shape to rest your book, open at the page you stopped reading at. (It’s sadly out of stock for a couple of months, but available to pre-order!)
8. D. T. Framed Print, £47
If you’re obsessed with the A Song of Ice and Fire book series then the D. T. Framed Print will be right up your street! This digital illustration of the one of the best-loved characters, Daenerys Targaryen – in her TV adaption form, is perfect for showing your love of Game of Thrones (especially if you’re team Targaryen!)
9. T-Rex Bookends, £20
Snap up these quirky dinosaur book ends and get your books organised in a fun and eye-catching way! The T-Rex Bookends depict the infamous short-armed dino, who’s been given a modern twist with a sports bag and bright yellow finish. There’s nothing prehistoric about this trendy tyrant, who sees himself as more of a King of Fashion than a Lizard King!
10. Evolution Book Ends - Black, £22.50
Inspired by the notion that reading makes us more knowledgeable and therefore helps us evolve, these Evolution Book Ends in Black are a fun but practical bookshelf accessory!
***Check out our top Gifts for Bookworms here!***