From Book To Purse: A Thrifty Upcycle

By 100rings

I made this purse for my mom, who has quite a purse fetish. I enjoy giving new life to old things, and I hate to throw anything away, so this […]

Folded Book Art

By The Folded Page

My name is Rosy and I am a designer / maker based in Liverpool, England. Since early in 2011 I have been transforming old unwanted books by folding pages to […]

Books of Knowledge

By Coscooper

Carved Sculpture Title: “Book of Knowledge One” Original Published Name: “Books of Knowledge 15-16” and “Books of Knowledge 17-18″ Materials: Recycled Book, Paper, Glue & Acrylic Size: 9.5” by 8.5” […]

Diy: Halloween Book Pumpkin

By Neokentin

Today’s tutorial is dedicated to all of you who don’t wanna spend 10-15 euros to buy a pumpkin that’ll sadly be littered after the 31st of October. We are going […]

Free Library

By Neokentin

Love those ideas of free libraries. Take a book and replace it with one you have already read.

Top 10 Recycled Book Art

By trashycrafter

So what happens to damaged and outdated books from the library, thrift stores, schools and homes across the country? It’s such a waste for all these beauties to go right […]

Recycled Book Art

By trashycrafter

Melissa of Meow Kapow takes old books and turns them into art, as well as taking old comics, records and anything else she can get her hands on to turn […]

Altered Books Art

By Neokentin

Found papers… Collecting all kinds of papers from years, I am still surprised and thrilled when I “discover” what was hiding in a simple sheet of paper…

Old Book Wreaths

By Neokentin

Creating old book wreaths came about as I was helping out with a demonstration of Christmas wreaths at my WI meeting back in December 2013. I decided that it would […]

Recycled Old Books

By Neokentin

Recycled art made out of old books by Finnish artist Katri Oikarinen. You can find Katri on Facebook (1st of March there will be an opening of the exhibition “decorating […]

Sculptural Book Lamps by Bomdesignnl

By Neokentin

Artists-designer Michael Bom from Bomdesign – a Dutch design studio – uses discarded materials as inspiration and materials for his works. His latest project is called “Booklamps” and it’s a […]

Photoframe Bookshelves

By Neodim

Small pieces of wood were added to the backs of old frames, creating shelves for additional storage. We arranged the framed shelves in an asymmetrical arrangement to keep the space […]

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