From Book to Faux Capiz Mobile


Erin at Sugar Crumbs loves the look of fancy capiz chandeliers, but not the price tag. So after a bit of Pinspiration, she got crafty! Erin used an old yard sale book to create her own fabulous paper mobile.

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Paper Bead Bracelet

If you’ve never dabbled in paper bead making, it’s a great way to upcycle paper into stylish pieces of jewelry. Here’s a project featured by Mark Montano that turns book pages into a super cool chunky bracelet. Isn’t this bracelet so fun? I love the bright colors and use of text in the design. Paper {…Read More…}

Book Wall Shelves

I love this “clever new use for old books” that was featured on Real Simple. Old books, like the ones pictured, often have really neat designs on the spines and are perfect for turning into colorful and decorative shelves. The books simply slide between two large brackets on the bottom and a small one on {…Read More…}