floating arrow bookends illusion

Using bookends is a pretty good way of keep books organized and tidy besides adding a touch of personalization and style to your home depending on the design you choose. These floating red arrow bookends will surely make your guests wonder how they actually work, with the two of them at each end hovering in mid-air looking like they’re clamping the books in place with sheer magic!

floating arrow bookend illusion how it works

The wonder of illusion only subsides when you reveal what’s hidden and how it works. The red arrows are able to display this cool illusion thanks to the power of science, and more specifically magnetism in this case. As for the real functional bookcases, they are hidden by the last book cover at each end with the red arrows simply held upright by their magnetic properties to exhibit this interesting deception. Cool, isn’t it?