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DIY Old Book Crafts – No 2 – Embroidered CREATE Garland

Take a look at my second craft with old books: CREATE Embroidered Garland  INSTRUCTIONS: Cut out, paint & glitter your bookpages (how to do it HERE). Trim your pages to the same width. Measure the width of your pages and put a pencil mark in the middle, at the bottom edge. Cut the pages into triangles,… Continue reading DIY Old Book Crafts – No 2 – Embroidered CREATE Garland

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Thrifting & Revamping?

I have been thrifting a little this summer: Gilded Vintage Facet Mirror (my friends say to leave it as is... I'm not convinced...) Gilded Wall Clock - not sure if I adore it or if I just think it's a curiosity... the clockwork is broken, but can easily be replaced. Silver Plated Milk & Sugar… Continue reading Thrifting & Revamping?

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DIY Old Book Crafts – No 1 – Heart Garland

During the summer vacation I have enjoyed working with old books. The paper texture is great and I love to upcycle 🙂 I went to the thrift store, bought a bag of old books for 50 kroner (approx $8 for 10 old books). They were not vintage or antique, but I picked the oldest books… Continue reading DIY Old Book Crafts – No 1 – Heart Garland