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This is an instructable describing, in detail, how to create a book cover out of the most useful tool known to mankind, duct tape.
1. A book 2. duct tape 3. scissors 4. marker 5. tape measure (not necessary, but helpful)
Okay, heres what I did...Step 1. Measure your book (HxW) My book is 91/2 inches tall by 17 inches wide. To find the width you will need, you ...
Making the sheet is pretty simple. Since our total height is 14 inches and our roll of duct tape is 2 inches wide, we'd need 7 strips to ...
Okay, we're almost home now. Anyone who has successfully covered a book can figure out the next few steps, but for those that haven't: This is where all ...
Next you're going to open the book about halfway again, laying evenly on the sheet. Try to leave about the same amount on both sides, about 5 inches ...
Since very few people can see through duct tape, we attach some labels! You could go writing all over this cover. The one you just spent an hour ...
No we're not making a book tail, it's a book mark! This is everyone's favorite part of this cover. Here's what you do: Take a strip of duct ...
Now take your lit. book to school, and when everyone asks you to make them one, point them to this instructable. When they come to school the next ...
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