purse from old book

Project Description

What are you most proud of? It was fun to say thank you for many hours of pleasant reading. What advice would you give someone starting this project? be very patient. Making book purses is tedious...but worth the effort

What you will need

  • book from Goodwill
  • cotton fabric
  • glue
  • wood beads
  • trims

Q&A with Thread Queen

Mary Beth Moses asked:
I love it! My Favorite color! Great work!
Thread Queen answered:
JamieEvers asked:
This is such a great idea! 2 of my favorite things: books and purses! Love it!
Thread Queen answered:
Me too! The fatter the book, the better it turns out.
Ladymax asked:
I can't believe how good this looks. What a wonderful imaginative idea.
Thread Queen answered:
Thank you. My first one didn't turn out so good, but after several, I got better...Takes lots of patience.