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Decor Ideas 06.23.14

Transform An Old Paperback Book Into A Decorative Pumpkin

I love books and have new and old ones displayed throughout my house. I also have a collection of old paperbacks that are not very good reads and they also have no visual appeal for display. These I hang on to for craft projects!

I especially like this diy pumpkin project where I can practically use the entire book. It's super easy too! In just a few short steps I can go from a blah book that is taking up space to a fun decorative pumpkin for Fall decor.

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5453 on Jul 10, 2013
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  • Chris Fuller
    Chris Fuller Lake Orion, MI
    Super cute and a wonderful idea!
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  • Donna C
    Donna C North Charleston, SC
    Love this!! So creative!
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  • Jason Destiny
    Jason Destiny El Cerrito, CA
    My mom taught me how to make a christmas tree out of an old Reader's Digest. lol This brings back memories.
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  • Rustic Crafts & Chic Decor - Renee
    Jason Destiny I'm liking the idea of a Christmas tree! I'll have to try that one too!
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  • Diana Susoy
    Diana Susoy Santa Cruz, CA
    Going to have to do this to decorate my school library.
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  • Diana Susoy
    Diana Susoy Santa Cruz, CA
    Like the Christmas tree Idea also! Just got to find the old book that this librarian is willing to cut up. Thanks for the ideas.
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  • Linda @ Mixed Kreations
    Very cute! I remember seeing the Christmas tree made from books too, when I was young.
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  • Christine (iDreamofClean)
    Wow! That's amazing!
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  • Cathy Smith
    Cathy Smith College Station, TX
    I love this idea! Great use for unwanted books!
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  • Anjie Lucas
    Anjie Lucas Fort Mill, SC
    love this! I will be doing it for Thanksgiving:)
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