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Brides are always looking for unique and inexpensive ways to decorate their weddings, and there are so many great examples that we've seen here at BSB. I wanted to highlight one of those options today: books! If you're looking for Cheap Centerpiece Ideas, collecting old books from thrift stores or borrowing from family and friends is a great way to decorate your wedding for less. It's especially sweet if you and your future hubby are the bookworm type – as it expresses a part of your personalities and will make the detail that much more personal to you! Check out some of these great ideas and options for using books in your wedding decor below!


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Photographer: Raindancer Studios

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Photographer: Raindancer Studios

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Photographer: Blume Photography

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Photographer: Blume Photography

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Photographer: KBattle Photography

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Photographer: KBattle Photography

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Photographer: Patchwork Photography

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Photographer: Popography

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Photographer: The Burks

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Photographer: The Burks

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Photographer: The Burks

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Photographer: The Burks

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Photographer: Walla Photography



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Photographer: Walla Photography


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Photographer: Margarita Dussan

I love the use of books as wedding decor because they can either be the focal point of the centerpiece or they can serve to create dimension and heigh for the other elements of your centerpiece. What do you think about using books as decor?

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  • Stephanie .C

    I am using book centerpieces with terrarium and it looks great but boy was it a pain collecting the books and transporting them to the venue.

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