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DIY Old Book Wreath

posted in DIY & Crafts
01/24/2015
  • Everything you need :)
    Everything you need :)
  • Step 1 after separating all 120 pages from your book prepare to fold into cones
    Step 1 after separating all 120 pages from your book prepare to fold into cones
  • Left hand corner fold down to the bottom like so.
    Left hand corner fold down to the bottom like so.
  • Make sure to staple each one to help you glue them down flat
    Make sure to staple each one to help you glue them down flat
  • Lay thing out before you start glueing to your board
    Lay thing out before you start glueing to your board
  • Glue away and build :)
    Glue away and build :)
  • Optional to add flowers all over like this.
    Optional to add flowers all over like this.
  • Or in the centre to cover up any glue showing
    Or in the centre to cover up any glue showing
  • Or can leave them plain and add smaller cones to give that flower look x
    Or can leave them plain and add smaller cones to give that flower look x
  • 1. An old A5 size book (hardback preferred) 2. Scissors or knife 3. Stapler and staples 4. Tape 5. Medium size foam board 6.hot glue gun 7. Glue sticks 8. Decorative bits Step 1 Start by pulling your book apart at the seam and tearing out 120 pages individually as neat as possible. Step 2 Take each page and fold from the left top point down towards the bottom of the page to create a cone and tape to Secure it. Do this for all 120 pages. Step 3 120 cones later staple every end 1inch in and place on board in a circle pointed end inwards Step 4 Hot glue gun each one in place and repeat and build

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