Best Puzzle Gifts and Skill Toys for Teens that Don't Need Tech - Bookshelf Memories

Best Puzzle Gifts and Skill Toys for Teens that Don't Need Tech

Teens are so used to technology that they're lost without them. Dependency on technology can have an impact on cognition. To raise smart kids, puzzle gifts and skill toys can give them pastimes that build skills while also providing a fun and stimulating challenge.
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How Book Nook Kits Can Transform Video Game Storage Shelves - Bookshelf Memories

How Book Nook Kits Can Transform Video Game Storage Shelves

You don’t need to be into books to take advantage of book nook kits to give your game shelves a makeover. A little creative ingenuity, some time to kill, and plenty of scrap crafting materials, you may be amazed at what’s possible
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Book Themed Gift Ideas for Mothers Day 2024 - Bookshelf Memories

Book Themed Gift Ideas for Mothers Day 2024

Before splashing cash on anything, remember the purpose of this holiday is to celebrate the one person in your life who will have done the most for you. The intent was for Moms to be celebrated and appreciated by their kids. Not to have exuberant amounts of money spent on disposable gifts that don’t bring people closer together.
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Japanese Gifts, Furoshiki Wrapping, and Color Symbolism - Bookshelf Memories

Japanese Gifts, Furoshiki Wrapping, and Color Symbolism

Discover the culturally rich practice of gift giving in Japan, get an intro to "Omiyage" (souvenir exchanges), plus learn about furoshiki - wrapping gifts in reusable cloths in an appropriate color for the occasion. A must-read for those with Japanese in-laws, friends, or business connections in Japan.
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Bookshelf Design Ideas with Themed Book Nook Kits - Bookshelf Memories

Bookshelf Design Ideas with Themed Book Nook Kits

Building, assembling, and customizing book nooks is a hobby and while it doesn't require much space, finding sufficient display places for multiple book nooks can become an issue. To ensure your book nooks can take pride of place on your shelves, it helps to buy book nooks with a theme in mind.
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Dungeons and Dragons Gifts and Ideas for All Player Levels - Bookshelf Memories

Dungeons and Dragons Gifts and Ideas for All Player Levels

Without understanding the Dungeons and Dragons game, it's hard to decide on an appropriate gift. Dungeon Masters are likely to appreciate campaign cases for organization, whereas newcomers to DnD may favor a character journal to help them learn. Discover the perfect gift for the DnD fan in your life.
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3D Puzzle Ideas for Adults - Bookshelf Memories

3D Puzzle Ideas for Adults

3D puzzles are more immersive than traditional puzzles and can create gorgeous ornamentals and functional shelf decor. Rather than buy a clock, build a mechanical clock from a kit. Like RC hobbies? Try radio-controlled 3D model kits. Check out these three-dimensional puzzle ideas for adults.
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Designing with Bookshelf Inserts: The Best Locations - Bookshelf Memories

Designing with Bookshelf Inserts: The Best Locations

Once building book nook kits becomes a hobby, a common problem is where to display them. Here, we reveal 5 of the best locations to put these. If you do happen to accumulate a sizeable collection, tuck them away in storage cubes, then you can use them for quick bookshelf makeovers anytime you like.
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7 Bookshelf Display Ideas for Miniature Collectibles - Bookshelf Memories

7 Bookshelf Display Ideas for Miniature Collectibles

Here we list 7 creative ways to maximize the display space on and around your bookshelves. No need to pay extraordinary sums for bespoke display cases. Your bookshelf has plenty of space for a collection of miniatures. Learn how to make the most of the space you already have.
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Are Book Nook Kits Made to Scale? - Bookshelf Memories

Are Book Nook Kits Made to Scale?

Book nook kits are miniature models and that raises questions about scale ratios. Whether you're building one from scratch or buying accessories to customize a book nook, you'll come across ratios ranging from 1:12 right up to 1:1400. Learn what you need to know about scale ratios for book nooks here.
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10 of the Best Creative Hobbies that Really Are TECH-FREE - Bookshelf Memories

10 of the Best Creative Hobbies that Really Are TECH-FREE

Need to unplug? This is for YOU! Listed here are 10 of the best creative hobbies to unwind, challenge your mind, build your skills, and unleash your creativity. All with zero technology. These are hobbies with a tangible income. Not a badge on a screen. Go on, see what tickles your fancy....
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