Cat Scratch Bookends

Bring your library to life with these sweet silhouetted bookends.
created by

Eric Gross

$65.00

Eric Gross created by

Eric Gross

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The Cat's Meow

For feline fanatics who can't resist sinking their claws into a good story, Eric Gross' eye-catching bookends keep your ever-expanding library in line and at a paw's reach. Hand cut from carbon steel, it captures the silhouette of two kitties just itching to get ahold of the books between them. Handmade in Kentucky.

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Made in Kentucky

Exclusively for UncommonGoods

Eric Gross

created by

Eric Gross

location

Kentucky

“I try to design items that I would want in my own home or office. I think about things I'd love to have that don't exist and try to breathe life into those concepts.”

Eric Gross grew up on a small family farm, where there always seemed to be some piece of equipment in need of maintenance or repair. He developed the basic skills of metal working from his father and grandfather, spending countless hours in their old white barn, watching them work.

Eric chose to study mechanical engineering in college, hoping to put his knowledge of materials and machinery to good use. He eventually grew bored of designing widgets and decided to use his metalworking skills and equipment to create original, whimsical, and functional items for the home.

Read the Q&A with Eric on our blog.

Handmade Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
carbon steel, automotive paint
Measurements
6.5" L x 4" W x 6.5" H
Care
Wipe clean with a damp cloth.
Item ID
27037

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Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.


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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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UncommonGoodsCat Scratch Bookends
 
4.6

(based on 17 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (15)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Gifts (10)
  • Small rooms (5)
  • Large rooms (3)
  • Medium rooms (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Midrange shopper (11), Homeowner (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (14)
    • I Am A:
    • Family older kids (7)

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4.0

Nice Product

By 

from Saint Louis, MO

About Me Homeowner, Professional

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Good Capacity
  • Protective
  • Quality Construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Organizing Goods
    • Storing Goods

    Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

    Cute and fun product.

    Service and delivery comments:

    Got the product quickly.

     
    5.0

    Our family is "cat crazy", and my granddaughter loved these

    By 

    from WDM, IA

    About Me Homeowner

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

        Granddaughter loves anything with cats!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        Cutest bookends

        By 

        from FL

        About Me Homeowner

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Good Capacity
        • Protective
        • Quality Construction

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Large Rooms
          • Organizing Goods
          • Small Rooms

          Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

          For an animal lover these are so great. And who doesn't have a place to use bookends! Show you love if animals!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Love the cat bookends!

          By 

          from Arlington, VA

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

          Keep my books in place and it looks charming too.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Nice design, well-made

          By 

          from Albany NY

          About Me Midrange Shopper

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Appealing
          • Attractive
          • Nice design
          • Well-made

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Against A Light-color Bac
            • Atop A Flat Surface

            Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

            This sweet design is active, pleasant and appealing to anyone who enjoys cat. The bookends are well-made and sturdy enough for any books. I prefer them atop a desk against a window for backlighting. They just make me happy to look at.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
            • I Am A:
            • Single Female

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Great gift for ailurophiles and bibliophiles

            By 

            from Bay Area, Ca

            About Me Midrange Shopper

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Attractive

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Gifts
              • Small Rooms

              Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

              Cute and practical gift for booklovers and cat fanciers

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes
              • I Am A:
              • Family Young Kids

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              CUTE PRODUCT AND FUNCTIONAL

              By 

              from WV

              About Me Midrange Shopper

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Attractive

              Cons

              • Delicate

              Best Uses

                Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

                GOOD PRODUCT; UNIQUE IDEAS

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes
                • I Am A:
                • Family Older Kids

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Quality Counts

                By 

                from Petaluma CA

                About Me Midrange Shopper

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attractive
                • Functionally Heavy
                • Supports Books Perfectly

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Classic Design
                  • For Book Lovers
                  • Gifts

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

                  Young adult gift recipient is a book lover and loved the sturdiness which will support heavy books. The construction is perfect and the finish smooth. She is also a cat lover. They are purrfect.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes
                  • I Am A:
                  • Family Older Kids
                   
                  5.0

                  Perfect Gift

                  By 

                  from Phoenixville, PA

                  About Me Midrange Shopper

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Gifts

                    Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

                    Bookends were beautifully made, sturdy and just what I needed for a gift. Nicer in person than the picture indicates on line.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • Yes
                     
                    5.0

                    Perfect present

                    By 

                    from Salt Lake City, Utah

                    About Me High-end Shopper

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Attractive
                    • Ergonomic

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Gifts
                      • Medium Rooms

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Cat Scratch Bookends:

                      Perfect for a cat lover

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • Yes
                      • I Am A:
                      • Family Older Kids

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