These gorgeous vases made from old books are not only pretty but a great topic of conversation too! A great way to preserve an old classic that you can't bear to part with but may have started to become illegible! Or take advantage of car boot sales/op shops to stock up on cheap books!
- 1 Old book
- 1 Sheet card stock/thin cardboard
- 1 Scissors/Stanley knife
- Create a template by drawing the profile of half a vase on a sheet of card stock or thin cardboard.
- Cut the template out and insert into the first page of an old book. With the flat side of the template snug against the binding, cut along the template with a sharp knife, gradually slicing through all the pages of the book
- Cut the covers off the book and remove the template. Then, open the book and fold it backward before gluing the back pages together.
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