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    If you're a die-hard bookworm, then you probably cringe at the idea of throwing away old books — even if your bookshelf has reached maximum capacity. Here's a solution: upcycle them into things you want to keep around the house, like jewelry, furniture, and decor. You'll still get to keep your treasured book and make good use of it while you're at it. Read on for 21 suggestions on what you can do with your old books.

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    This is such a neat idea, but I'm not sure I have the requisite patience for this project // The Sewing Rabbit: Folded Book Art DIY (video)

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    Craft Projects Ideas with Old Books. Repurposed Items can can used to make creative home decor. Check out these DIY Projects Tutorials for Books for Ideas >> diyready.com/...

    I used a 6" styro ball, cut up the pages of a book into circles about 2" (should have used smaller ones) and hot glued them on the styro ball. Moderately successful. For this look, I should have bigger styro balls. book page decor- this links directly to the flickr picture. No instructions, so I'm going to figure it out on my own.

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    DIY Dr. Seuss letters for Children’s Book Nook

    37 Fantastic Ideas How To Decorate Your Home With Books

    Do you love dollar store crafts? This dollar store DIY costs about $3 to make and you can find all the materials for this cute little home decor DIY at your local Dollar Tree!

    http://www.jexshop.com/ 27 Insanely Clever Ways To Display Your Books #decor #home #diy

    {Restoration Hardware Inspired} Painted Books Painted Books- GREAT Idea for neutral home decor

    Easy quick project - decorating with books

    Dishfunctional Designs: How To Upcycle Thrift Shop Finds Into Trendy Home Decor: Part Two!

    I had only ever thought of doing this with old maps, but old pages is clever as well.

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    Halloween decorations are so much fun! Make your very own old, and probably haunted, spell book! Does anyone else wish they had the one from Hocus Pocus? "Oh, boooOOOoook!" Easy DIY instructions here: www.ehow.com/...

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    Upcycle your old books into lovely decor and jewelry!

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    From the Made from Books decoration to the book-themed noms, this party brings it. The Humpty Dumpty treats are especially sweet. Project Denneler: Vintage Book Dessert Table. B*

    punch a hole in the shape of a heart into an old book (I'm thinking a dictionary and choosing certain words), and arrange them into a frame for a decoration. this is actually really cute