Fun Things to Do with Old Books!

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For those who love both books and crafty things.

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Snack time turns into craft time when you upcycle your Plum Organics® pouch caps into beautiful butterflies with this easy, DIY tutorial. Craft Stick Crafts, Fun Crafts, Toddler Arts And Crafts, Plum Organics, Infant Classroom, Amazing Crafts, Beautiful Butterflies, Teacher Stuff, Paper Crafting

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Snack time turns into craft time when you upcycle your Plum Organics® pouch caps into beautiful butterflies with this easy, DIY tutorial.

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Item Details Shipping & Policies Perfect for your valentine, anniversary, birthday, wedding or any special occasion! This book is folded from a vintage Reader Digest Condensed Book. The top of the book is gold leaf and the cover has a beautiful blue, red and white pattern. I buy most of my books from local used book stores and give them new life by folding each page. Each book is carefully crafted with patience and skill to create this rendition of the iconic Philadelphia Love Park Sign…

This book "sculpture" I made for a friend. It's a simple, repetitive fold embellished with a variety of book flowers. The tutorial is on my main board, "Book Art Tutorials". Old Book Art, Old Book Crafts, Book Page Crafts, Sculpture Projects, Book Sculpture, Paper Sculptures, Recycled Books, Recycled Art, Paper Book

This book "sculpture" I made for a friend. It's a simple, repetitive fold embellished with a variety of book flowers. The tutorial is on my main board, "Book Art Tutorials".

Transform an old hardcover book into a cute and stylish clutch with this Easy Book to Purse Refashion! This easy sewing pattern is a fun way to upcycle. Book Projects, Diy Projects To Try, Sewing Projects, Sewing Crafts, Book Clutch, Book Purse, Clutch Purse, Diy Clutch, Craft Tutorials

Turn an Old Book into a New Purse - A Beautiful Mess

The best accessories are functional, cute, and great conversation starters. This book clutch is the perfect little thing...

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How to Make Book Page Roses

Book page roses tutorial - Jen Holz from JLH UPCYCLING shares how to create gorgeous roses from pages (great for flower bouquet or wedding centerpieces!)

Mockingbirds are unlikely to nest in this fun bird house, but other birds like wrens will probably move right in. Bird house made of discarded library books such as To Kill a Mockingbird at UncommonGoods Recycled Books, Recycled Crafts, To Kill A Mockingbird, Bird Cages, Bird Feeders, Book Projects, Crafty Projects, Old Books, Vintage Books

20 Ingenious Ways To Reuse Old Books! | Just Imagine - Daily Dose of Creativity

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10 unbelievably cute polar bear crafts to add to your to-do list this winter. Fun winter kids crafts, arctic animal crafts, and winter crafts. Winter Activities For Kids, Winter Crafts For Kids, Winter Kids, Preschool Winter, Winter Crafts For Preschoolers, Winter Art, Winter Camping, Winter Theme, Craft Activities

10 Cold Weather Critter Crafts | Highlights

Get into the winter spirit by crafting these cute, cold-weather animals with your kiddos.

GreenCraft Magazine Winter 2016 Have some damaged children's books on your hands? Make these sweet bunting, inspired by Ashlee Park's project in the Winter 2016 Issue of GreenCraft Magazine! Cool Diy, Book Page Crafts, Recycled Books, Needle Felted, Little Golden Books, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Journals, Book Projects, Diy Projects

GreenCraft Magazine Winter 2016

Have some damaged children's books on your hands? Make these sweet bunting, inspired by Ashlee Park's project in the Winter 2016 Issue of GreenCraft Magazine!

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Books Into Stool

What to do with old books, nobody wants to read any more. Well, you can make a wonderful stool out of them!

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Cute and cool ways to reuse old books.

The Art of Children's Picture Books: Getting Crafty with Old Books or take pics of your child's art they bring home. Print examples and Pitt them into a cute recycled book like these. Handmade Journals, Handmade Books, Old Book Crafts, Paper Crafts, Doll Crafts, Atelier D Art, Children's Picture Books, Album Book, Book Journal

Getting Crafty with Old Books

In my last posting about library sales I gave some common suggestions for things to make from old books. After that I decided to do some searching online to see what people are making from old books and it's amazing. Here are some very cool things to make, look at and buy. Here's an interesting idea from Metacafe - making a lamp shade out of a book. It hangs on the wall and is kind of sculptural. This type of lighting would be for ambience as a 10-15 watt lightbulb is used. Watch the video…

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How to make a book page wreath

How to make a book page wreath, a simple step by step tutorial on how to make a stunning wreath - very cheap and very easy.