Upcycle Ideas for Old Books

Collection by Michelle Ross

Michelle Ross
These torn paper tree cards. - Christmas Fun - These torn paper tree cards. Diy Christmas Cards, Noel Christmas, Christmas Ornaments, Christmas Music, Homemade Christmas Tree, Cheap Christmas, Diy Christmas Invitations, Paper Christmas Trees, Recycled Christmas Gifts

Riv en gran!

Detta år har verkligen granar och pocketböcker blivit en kär kombo för mig. Nu har jag gjort en tredje variant på samma tema. Jag rev pappersbitar ur en pocketbok och satte dem lite "slarvigt" på kartong. Som stjärna har jag använt tejp från det stora varuhuset som jag klippt i två trianglar och fäst ovanpå varandra. Tänk vad en liten röd detalj kan få några pappersbitar att signalera jul! Om det kikat in några nya läsare idag, så vill jag säga ett extra stort välkommen till er. Jag tror…

This Apple and Pear White Sangria is the perfect drink for fall! For more Sweet, fruity, and refreshing drinks try any of our three flavors of MYX Sangria! Refreshing Drinks, Yummy Drinks, Yummy Food, Pear Drinks, Yummy Recipes, Alcoholic Drinks, Think Food, I Love Food, Fall Cocktails

Apple and Pear White Sangria - Love Grows Wild

Fall isn’t just about the comfort food and pumpkin desserts… Don’t forget about enjoying a refreshing Fall cocktail too! This Apple and Pear White Sangria is the perfect beverage to sip on this Fall! It’s the weekend folks, and I’m ready for a cocktail! How about you? I’m not sure how this happened, but somehow…

Fabric Covered Books Great craft tutorial - great use for fabric scraps Great Creative Crafts, Fun Crafts, Diy And Crafts, Arts And Crafts, Paper Crafts, Crafts With Fabric, Craft Projects, Sewing Projects, Craft Tutorials

Fabric Covered Books

How to make fabric covered books. Step-by-step tutorial with photos.

Paper Embroidery Patterns Blue embroidery on vintage book page is included in a round up of stitched paper art by Paper Stitch. Paper Embroidery, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Embroidery Patterns, Embroidered Paper, Doily Patterns, Paper Art, Paper Crafts, Diy Paper, Crazy Quilting

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Everybody knows about origami, the Japanese art of paper folding. But what is it that can make origami so magical, so engaging and so deeply touching? The name of origami is made of Japanese terms oru, which means “to fold”,… Continue Reading → Mehr Paper Flowers Wedding, Paper Flowers Diy, Handmade Flowers, Flower Crafts, Diy Paper, Fabric Flowers, Paper Crafting, Wedding Paper, Book Page Flowers

Paper Flower Bouquets That Actually Look Real

PAPER FLOWER BOUQUETS | These paper flower bouquets actually look like the real thng. Take a look...

Marlena Valcarcel paper jewelry (could also be ornament - DIY Jewelry Crafts Ideen Origami And Kirigami, Origami Paper, Diy Paper, Paper Art, Paper Crafts, Diy Crafts, Diy Origami, Oragami, Folded Book Art

Paper jewelry by Malena Valcarcel. Bisutería de Papel por Malena Valcárcel.

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Folding Book Art - Wedding Table Numbers

Folding Book Art - Wedding Table Numbers: I am getting married soon and my fiance was looking at how to mark the table numbers. The wedding is a village fete / vintage sort of theme. My wife to be is an english teacher, and we both like books... As she was looking for inspiration she came…

Live The Dream: Paper Rose Tutorial- These are super labor-intensive, but so beautiful. They use stamp ink to get the aged look in this tutorial, but I'm sure you could use tea or coffee and a paintbrush Tutorial Rosa, Rose Tutorial, Paper Flower Tutorial, Paper Flowers Diy, Handmade Flowers, Flower Crafts, Fabric Flowers, Craft Flowers, Photo Tutorial

Paper Rose Tutorial

Just recently I've used alot of these roses in my projects and a number of you have asked how they are made so here is a (very heavy!!) photo tutorial: Cut three flower shapes which have six petals - I've used the Tim Holtz Tattered Florals Die, but any six sided flower die/punch will do. I use Stampin Up Very Vanilla cardstock for most of my flowers as I love the shiny feel of it, but any cardstock or good quality paper stock will do. Ink the edges with a water based ink. My favourite is…

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Incredibly Tutoriel bijoux DIY comment fabriquer une bague en papier, trucs et astuces pour… DIY jewelry tutorial how to make a paper ring, tips and tricks to make and create by yourself a pretty paper mache or origami ring. Diy Paper Rings, Paper Jewelry, Paper Beads, Jewelry Crafts, Handmade Jewelry, Diy Rings Tutorial, Paper Art, Paper Crafts, Diy Crafts


DIY Paper Rings Inspired by Jeremy May of Littlefly here. Top photos are from Alia_’s Flickr feed here, bottom photo is from her feed here (also check out her other amazing jewelry). Translated into English: Top Photos: “I don’t know what process Jeremy May used for their paper rings. I did about 80 layers of different papers with different textures and colors, and and glued them together. It is important to have a die in the center circle. Once dry, it works like a piece of wood, and you…

Fancy Paper Flower Tutorial - DIY craft idea for so many ways. DIY home decor, gift wrap bow idea (smaller version) and other paper crafts. By Whimsical Perspective Handmade Flowers, Diy Flowers, Fabric Flowers, Paper Flowers, Sheet Music Crafts, Music Paper, Sheet Music Decor, Music Sheets, Diy Paper


In January, I did some much needed cosmetic maintenance on my blog and Facebook page. The major change happened in my banner. I created one using a photoshop program and added some of my favorite photographs. My paper flower really caught the eye of many people. Pin Me! Since then, I have had over 30 requests for a tutorial. Well, here it goes: Materials: Foam Board Hot Glue Gun Circle Cutter or Exacto Knife Circles of different sizes for tracing Paper for the Petals and Pattern Scissors Mod…

I love the idea of using antique books to make monogram letters! My goal is to make a set of letters that say, "READ". What would you spell out? {book monogram by Ashbee Design} Might make something for the library or use discard books from library. Book Projects, Diy Projects To Try, Craft Projects, Craft Ideas, Diy Ideas, Book Crafts, Fun Crafts, Paper Crafts, Book Letters

Altered Books • Monogram

Continuing in my exploration of using vintage books for decor, I experimented with using an old book as the form for a monogram letter. Read...