Upcycling Library Style

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Wherein the library rescues items from the booksale shelves and gives them another life.

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Craft Forums with Patterns, Project Ideas, Craft Advice and More

Craftster.org is an online community for crafts and DIY projects where you can find loads of ideas, advice, and inspiration. Hundreds of thousands of free craft projects, craft patterns, craft tutorials and more.

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Book Bag Craft

Take a beloved hardcover off the shelf and put it on your shoulder by transforming it into a smart-looking purse.

Paper Crafts and Gifts Old book wreath. Could be done with other paper too, but the lettering on the book is really interesting.Old book wreath. Could be done with other paper too, but the lettering on the book is really interesting. 5 Diy Crafts, Diy Décoration, Book Crafts, Paper Crafts, Diy Paper, Craft Books, Easy Diy, Simple Diy, Tissue Paper

Librarians, Please Avert Your Eyes - Makely

When we came upon my now-favorite booth during our trip to the City-Wide Garage Sale, I think an audible gasp could have been heard from within our little shopping group. It was one of those booths that has something you want to buy in every square inch of space. I found a wonderful chippy side...Read More »

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Tiny Paper Books in a bottle - Vial with miniature books

Tiny Paper Books in a bottle - Vial with miniature books These tiny paper books have been folded by hand and put inside a vial. This tiny but sturdy bottle with cork measures 1.5 inches long (3.5cm) NOTICE: It may take me up to 5 days to get the item shipped out! I post all my items by Registered Mail with tracking number. To get shop updates please follow me: https://www.facebook.com/Malena.Valcarcel.Art Visit my blog: www.tesorosmalvalr.blogspot.com To go back to my shop…

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62 Ways to Make Something New Out of Something Old

Get creative with these ideas for crafts made of recycled materials.

Valentines Gift DIY Book Pendant Necklaces 2019 Book necklace made from leather paper and metal. The post Valentines Gift DIY Book Pendant Necklaces 2019 appeared first on Metal Diy. Cute Jewelry, Jewelry Crafts, Jewelry Box, Jewelry Accessories, Jewelry Necklaces, Jewelry Making, Metal Necklaces, Vintage Jewelry, Book Necklace

Valentine’s Gift – DIY Book Pendant Necklaces

This is an adorable Valentines gift idea for carrying your soul mate’s saps wherever you go, and also a great gift idea to show your love! Below tutorial is about making a easy photo album ne…

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Recycled Book Purse - Harry Potter Book Cover Handbag - American Handmade Book Clutch

>>> Due to Covid, I am experiencing some supply delays which may cause a slight shipping delay to you. <<< NovelCreations.etsy.com ⚡️ Fantastic gift for the Harry Potter fan! Recycled book into a book cover handbag ⚡️ Shop my other Harry Potter Book Purses: https://etsy.me/2RggQvc ⚡️ Choose Add Ons for your book purse: http://etsy.me/2h8GOCO >>> SWIPE through and TAP on photos to see other selections <<< Dimension and details: ❀ 9 by 6 inches with a 2-inch spine, roomy enough for basic…

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How To Make a Secret Hollow Book:

The first step into making the hollow book is to select a book. Make sure this is a book your own, and not one belonging to the library, or your family. I suggest rummaging through books at yard/garage sales. Make sure it is a hardback; otherwise you will cut all the way through the other side when you are cutting out the insides. You'll also need: Elmer's white glue a container to hold glue solution (I've chosen a film canister) X-acto knife, and/or box cutter. Both if you have them brush…

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Letter-Perfect Craft Ideas

For a house that speaks volumes, make clever and thrifty use of words.

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. It’s official. An exhibition of new work will open with brunch at FOLEY on Sunday September 9, 2012 from 12PM-2PM. Most of my summer was devoted to paging through (and tearing pages from) …

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I just completed an 11th hour commission for the next issue of Mental Floss. The illustration accompanies a story about Betty Friedan, founder and first president of the National Organization for W…

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Upcycling Paperback Books

It's no secret that I work at the Orem Public Library. Nor is it unheard of to learn that I am a bit of a crafter. Neither is a real stretch to find out that I'm a dedicated life-long learner. What does it all mean? At long last, it's Project Time You see, recently, as part of my quest to learn and master all that I can, I have been planning and creating with my library co-workers. And yes, I would absolutely love to have a store in the library, a store like you've probably not seen before…