How To Upcycle Any Book Into A Photo Album
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If a picture tells a thousand words, how many words would a book turned into a photo album tell?
Give your loose photos a new home by turning any old book into a rad new photo album.
Rewrite history (books) or be the hero in a graphic novel with a quick snip and a slide.
Hardback, paperback or horseback, we’ll show you how to turn any book into a photo album!
WHY IT’S COOL
You are upcycling old books while showing your photos off in a totally unique way. Saving trees have never been so fun!
- Cutting mat
- Craft Knife
- Double Sided Tape
- Metal Ruler
- Old book
STEP 1: Cut
STEP 2: Tape
STEP 3: Stick
Alright, you can breathe out now. Time for the fun to start!
STEP 4: Slip
Lookin’ good, good lookin’!
STEP 5: Rinse and Repeat
Taking It Further
- Insert yourself and your friends into the story by cutting out around window frames, picture frames, doorways or even faces!
- Use a cookbook stand (like this one) to keep a book turned album open on the shelf, showing off your photos.
- Instead of cutting out the windows, cut three sides and make your friends lift the flap to see what’s underneath.