Functional Nesting Bookends

Timeframe: 2 weeks
Year: 2022
Skills: Sheetmetal Fabrication,
Woodworking, Visualization

Create a desk organizer that is functional and beautiful.
Books are meant to be stored vertically. However, they often end up like this.
How might we reimagine the traditional bookend?
When looking at bookend design language...
Same form
Too ornate
One use
Parts were made to seamlessly fit together.

The smaller side of the bookend set utilizes an L bracket to hold larger amounts of weight.