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Published on June 7th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell


Top 5 Projects from the May Green Crafts Showcase

Top 5 Projects from the May Green Crafts Showcase

2. Repurposed Book as Sketchbook by Livividli Lifestyle Blog

We’re all about repurposing books around here, so when I saw these gorgeous sketches in an old book, I was speechless. Laura at Livividli found that using old books, instead of new sketchbooks, added a cool layered look to her sketches (and saved a tree!). I even applied this same concept to yesterday’s post, How To: Create an Altered Journal.

Next>> Newspaper Bangles by Exploring Domesticity

[Photo via Livividli Lifestyle Blog, used with permission]

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Hello! I'm Bonnie -- a craft nerd, musician, writer, furniture and vintage lover, crafter, and diyer! If you would like to learn more about me, I also have my own blog, Revolutionaries, where I write about more craft projects, furniture redos, and my faith! You can also find me on , Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

One Response to Top 5 Projects from the May Green Crafts Showcase

  1. Candice says:

    Thank you so much for selecting the little book vase!! I’ve followed CGW for so long… feels amazing to be featured :)

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