maybe more effort than i can commit but probably the best option for travel sketch kits for nature journal!
the horror of cutting up a book.but it is cute Diy book clutch
Bücher aushöhlen, Box einkleben und entspechend befüllen
Dollar Store clock and DI book combine into a custom DIY clock for $2
DIY Modern Library Storage Bin with book bindings. Store CD's, dvd's, magazines, and other much loved clutter.
recycle book into i pod charging station (cell phone charging station)