Creative ideas to transform your books into decorations, stationery, display scenes and more
Any crafter and book lover is going to love this beautiful book from Clare Youngs. With 35 ideas for repurposing old books and magazines, you can make everything from greeting cards and stationery to decorations for the home with just a few simple tools and materials.
With step-by-step instructions and templates you’ll be amazed how easy it is to upcycle unwanted books into personalised notebooks, delicate roses and colourful animals perfect for unique and thoughtful gifts, while the easy book sculptures make beautiful display scenes for your home. Clare also includes a variety of crafting techniques in her designs, including sewing, quilting and collage, so that any type of crafter is sure to find a project that inspires them in this wonderful book.
Would you like to try and project? Have a go at making a paper rose with the full project and templates on our blog.