How to turn a hardback book into a binder notebook/journal.  I love the thought of this...

How to turn a hardback book into a binder notebook/journal. I love the thought of this. perfect for DIY BOS! Will be much easier to add pages too!

Magazine scrap bangles.

Recycled magazine bracelets - choose interesting words and phrases

Suspended books by hanifoto, via Flickr

metathis: The suspended books entrance to the Istanbul modern art museum. via hanifshoaei

cool book shelf

Create Invisible Shelves

wikiHow to Create Invisible Shelves . Yikes but it calls for a sacrifical book! Thank goodness they offer an alternative plan :-) "If you don’t want to sacrifice a book, use two L-brackets (both long enough to fully support a large bottom book) .

spine book marks

Bookmarks made from old book spines. Except, I'd never destroy a book for its spine. I suppose I could just create bookmarks themed as old book spines.

Secret Passageway Switch by Ben Light

Secret Passageway Switch

The Secret Passageway Switch by designer Ben Light is an electrical switch that is operated by the tilting of a book. It can be used as a light switch or s

Creative Bookmarks and Cool Bookmark Designs

Book Page Corner Heart Origami Bookmark. I think it would be a fun little gift. Wonder what kind of cool scrapbook paper I could use? I could even put it in a journal as a decoration or in one I am giving someone as a gift!

The Novel Bookshelf

Cool Bookshelves – Part I

You Deserve a High Five: 5 Cool Ways to Recycle Books.something to do with old encyclopedias

Better Book Titles

Better Book Titles, Famous Book Covers 'Improved' With Altered Titles

The Repurposed Library: 33 Craft Projects That Give Old Books New Life

The Repurposed Library, by Lisa Occhipinti. 33 craft projects that give old books new life. - Am I the only one who doesn't think old books need a new life? Old books still = books.

greatbooksgreatquotes:    This is really cool.

Might possibly be the coolest bookstore ever! Chapters you have some competition here!


Book Rest Lamp

Design Porn: 10 Bookmarks for Old-Fashioned Readers