Coat book pages (or any paper) with silicon caulking to make an oilcloth-like fabric you can sew. (Full tutorial at link.) I can make a quilt from book pages!
paper_sewing/ paper book pages coated in silicone become more like oil cloth and can be sewn
plasticizing paper ~~ with hardware store silicon to make an oilcloth-like fabric…can sew it, etc.
Transform your favorite t-shirts into a cozy quilt! In this free video tutorial Angela Walters guides you through t-shirt quilting step-by-step. Watch the video and get her exclusive free pattern at Craftsy!
Here's how to make a charming little embossed metal box out of an aluminium drink can. It's really easy to do and requires no special tools. The edges of the metal can be quite sharp though, so watch your fingers!