Doorstops are pretty much only made for one reason– to hold your pesky heavy doors open. For awhile, we only figured that rubbery wedge stops were the only ones out there, but boy were we wrong. There are oodles and oodles of door stops out there to choose from, and we’ve narrowed it down to 9 of our favorites.
Below you’ll see plenty of decorative doorstops that will all make a statement regardless of your specific décor. There’s something in here for everyone, so if you’re in need for multiple doorstops for the kids’ rooms, garage door and more– you can probably find it below.
1. Fred and Friends Last Stop: Paper Plane Doorstop. A delicately carved piece of plastic for keep things from getting too hectic is the way to go. This stop might not be perfect for everyday use, but it’s certainly able to get the job done– and done well. [Purchase]
2. Gold Bar Door Stop. This nifty little gift isn’t meant to be taken all to seriously, but the sleek metallic design is perfect for whatever the case may be. Party guests going in and out of your home? Carrying in grocery items? Invest in this gold to keep your home running efficiently and smoothly. [Purchase]
3. The Ooob Bookend and Doorstop. This little colorful and ergonomically designed piece called “Ooob” is a beautiful one that is perfect for use in bedrooms, bathrooms– really wherever you need to prop that door open. [Purchase]
4. Free Weight Doorstop. A stop that is crafted of steel and made with parts that will last a lifetime. This one comes complete with the words “Door Stop” written on the exterior flat edges. [Learn More]
5. Homeguard Soldier Door Stop. If you’ve got a marine, are a marine or are the parent of a marine, we’re sure that this one appeals to you. This little toy soldier will be busy protecting (or invading?) your home while you’re away. [Purchase]
6. Concrete Skull Doorstop. Another take on a large stopper with a jute rope hande and heavy disposition. This makes a great accent to a more urban, rustic chic residence. [Purchase]
7. Areaware Roller Skate Door Stop, Chrome. A vintage roller skate can potentially set the scene for what’s to come on the interior of a space. This stop is cast resin crafted from a real, old roller skate. With an overall weight of 10lbs, this is a great choice for those super heavy interior/exterior doors. [Purchase] [Purchase White Version]
8. Leaf Door Stopper. These autumn leaves are available in all of the colors that are synonymous with the fall season. The mid point on these is arched up so to prevent your heavier doors from sliding around and slamming shut. [
9. Marseille Knot Door Stopper. This nautical style rope knot door stopper is a beautiful addition to any tasteful remodel, beach style home or a rustic abode. Made From jute material, this stopper is 10″ in diameter and 3lbs heavy. [Purchase]