Instructables: exploring - living - paper - book - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:42:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 make and bind the ~perfect~ notebook from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/make-the-perfect-notebook-from-scratch/
make and bind the ~perfect~ notebook from scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/4H6H/HW8T67VD/FJY4H6HHW8T67VD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/4H6H/HW8T67VD/FJY4H6HHW8T67VD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/4H6H/HW8T67VD/FJY4H6HHW8T67VD.SMALL.jpg emtsevilla here we're gonna try to bind a notebook with stuff you already have at home. seriously, the most "special" materials you'll need are the canvas and some beeswax (and even that's optional)but before anything else, what the hell is my definition of the perfect notebook? for me, - the pages should open...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 09:38:57 PDT
how to bind a book http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-bind-a-book-1-2/
how to bind a book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7QUJ/HSM52CD3/FM57QUJHSM52CD3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7QUJ/HSM52CD3/FM57QUJHSM52CD3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7QUJ/HSM52CD3/FM57QUJHSM52CD3.SMALL.jpg sursula in this instructable i will show you how to bind a book. this is not the most "professional" way to do it, but i learned it that way and it yields very nice results. and you don't need any fancy tools or anything to do it, chances are that you even might have all the needed materials lying around so...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 06:02:28 PDT
How to Print and Bind a Book http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Print-and-Make-a-Book/
How to Print and Bind a Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/K8R4/HSHDVOOK/FR8K8R4HSHDVOOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/K8R4/HSHDVOOK/FR8K8R4HSHDVOOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/K8R4/HSHDVOOK/FR8K8R4HSHDVOOK.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer In this instructable I'll show you how to print and make your own hard cover book. So why make your own book?   There are many books that have been published for free as a PDF for anyone to download and read.  You can just print these off and read as is if you like. If you are like me though, and ...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 00:10:33 PST
Envelope Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Envelope-Book/
Envelope Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/CV97/F2XW9P42/FH4CV97F2XW9P42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/CV97/F2XW9P42/FH4CV97F2XW9P42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/CV97/F2XW9P42/FH4CV97F2XW9P42.SMALL.jpg donovanbeeson This instructable was created as an entry in the Esty and Instructables collaboratory Sew Useful contest. This book is constructed with twelve vintage envelopes instead of paper. That might not sound like a lot, but you need to remember you'll be filling it up with stuff. The idea is that you can f...
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Sat, 16 Jun 2007 16:18:24 PDT
Super Secret Book Safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Secret-Book-Safe/
Super Secret Book Safe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/LIN2/HRCK3NT4/F3DLIN2HRCK3NT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/LIN2/HRCK3NT4/F3DLIN2HRCK3NT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/LIN2/HRCK3NT4/F3DLIN2HRCK3NT4.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Make a book safe with a secret compartment that needs a key to open it. I made my first book safe when I was about 10.  I still have it, and although it's pretty rough, it still does exactly what it's supposed to - hide things :)  I now own a lot of books so it's pretty easy to hide my little safe...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 19:33:08 PST
How to make folded book art easier using your computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-folded-book-art-easier-using-your-comp/
How to make folded book art easier using your computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/Z865/HRI978A4/FFIZ865HRI978A4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/Z865/HRI978A4/FFIZ865HRI978A4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/Z865/HRI978A4/FFIZ865HRI978A4.SMALL.jpg Moini In various places, I saw those beautiful folded book art pieces (like in these instructables: Book-Art-How-to-Fold-a-Book-into-a-Word, Folded-Book-Art-Best-most-clear-Tutorial-available  ) - and as I am an avid reader and love books, paper and art, this was a wonderfully alluring combination! So, I...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:47:46 PST
Valentine's Day - Folded Book Art - Heart inside a heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Day-Folded-Book-Art-Heart-inside-a-hear/
Valentine's Day - Folded Book Art - Heart inside a heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/7GDK/HR3EO4YR/FWV7GDKHR3EO4YR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/7GDK/HR3EO4YR/FWV7GDKHR3EO4YR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/7GDK/HR3EO4YR/FWV7GDKHR3EO4YR.SMALL.jpg Magistro This Folded Book Art is a perfect gift to give for Valentine's Day! After searching for a while i found this website that offers patterns, this was one of their promotion patterns and i just love to share this with you! In the next steps i'll explain to you how to fold this heart into a book. (I u...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 03:34:08 PST
Folding Book Art - Wedding Table Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Book-Art-Wedding-Table-Numbers/
Folding Book Art - Wedding Table Numbers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/9HO8/HFSHU46D/FXE9HO8HFSHU46D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/9HO8/HFSHU46D/FXE9HO8HFSHU46D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/9HO8/HFSHU46D/FXE9HO8HFSHU46D.SMALL.jpg Mr_o_uk I am getting married soon and my fiance was looking at how to mark the table numbers. The wedding is a village fete / vintage sort of theme. My wife to be is an english teacher, and we both like books... As she was looking for inspiration she came across one of the folded books with words in. I'm ...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 00:14:11 PDT
Make your own notebooks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-notebooks/
Make your own notebooks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/3QUP/H82UNIS5/FE93QUPH82UNIS5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/3QUP/H82UNIS5/FE93QUPH82UNIS5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/3QUP/H82UNIS5/FE93QUPH82UNIS5.SMALL.jpg kemcelroy Stop buying Moleskine or Field Notes notebooks and start making your own! It's super easy and saves you money and a trip to the store. This project uses a pamphlet stitch to bind a cute notebook. Gather your materials You will need: - 5 sheets of blank printer paper, 8.5” x 11” - a ruler - a pen...
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 13:00:18 PDT
Hybrid Book Binding Method - Neat Edges, Tear-Out Pages, Easily Replacable Cover/Pages http://www.instructables.com/id/Hybrid-Book-Binding-Method-Neat-Edges-Tear-Out-/
Hybrid Book Binding Method - Neat Edges, Tear-Out Pages, Easily Replacable Cover/Pages - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/I1S3/H8CVFRYN/FLVI1S3H8CVFRYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/I1S3/H8CVFRYN/FLVI1S3H8CVFRYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/I1S3/H8CVFRYN/FLVI1S3H8CVFRYN.SMALL.jpg AlanTheRobot Introduction: I've been trying to make myself a notebook for ages. Every year or so I get the urge to make one but I always fail. I couldn't get the edge of the book to come out neat without getting the pages cut by someone with the proper tools/machinery. I've searched and searched for different ...
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Mon, 10 Sep 2012 20:57:28 PDT
Top hat from old books http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-hat-from-old-books/
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Sun, 26 Aug 2012 14:34:09 PDT
how to make a book from a book! http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-book-from-a-book/
how to make a book from a book! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/0TPA/H5JVY2VD/FSG0TPAH5JVY2VD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/0TPA/H5JVY2VD/FSG0TPAH5JVY2VD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/0TPA/H5JVY2VD/FSG0TPAH5JVY2VD.SMALL.jpg aliasaint about five years ago, i taught myself the art of bookbinding, and it's become one of my favorite things to make for friends. i picked up this raggedy children's book at a thrift store, but the edges were pretty worn. so i sliced it up and recreated a smaller book from one that was at the end of its ...
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Sat, 11 Aug 2012 23:37:46 PDT
Share and track your books using BookCrossing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-share-and-track-your-books-using-BookCrossi/
Share and track your books using BookCrossing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XXWR/H4AFZPLC/FU8XXWRH4AFZPLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XXWR/H4AFZPLC/FU8XXWRH4AFZPLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XXWR/H4AFZPLC/FU8XXWRH4AFZPLC.SMALL.jpg Hack42Moem BookCrossing is a website that allows you to assign unique numbers to your books, and use these numbers to track your books as they travel across the globe. Of course, this gets a lot more exciting if your books actually get to leave your shelves and go places. One great way to make that happen is t...
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 04:09:18 PDT
How to bind a (real) small book http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-bind-a-real-small-book/
How to bind a (real) small book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/ADOH/H461X9KW/FW2ADOHH461X9KW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/ADOH/H461X9KW/FW2ADOHH461X9KW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/ADOH/H461X9KW/FW2ADOHH461X9KW.SMALL.jpg Sparticles Hello, in this instructable I will show you how to bind your own small notebook. I know, there are tons of book binding tutorials on the internet which are often really good, but almost none of them are how real books are made. In this instructable I will use the same method as book binders do. (Bu...
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Wed, 4 Jul 2012 14:59:01 PDT
How to Bind a Book, (fake/hybrid perfect bind) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bind-a-Book-fakehybrid-perfect-bind/
How to Bind a Book, (fake/hybrid perfect bind) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/5UVU/GYDLQG18/FXY5UVUGYDLQG18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/5UVU/GYDLQG18/FXY5UVUGYDLQG18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/5UVU/GYDLQG18/FXY5UVUGYDLQG18.SMALL.jpg georgeATM I was recently in the position that I needed to bind a book. There are many good Instructables on how to make a book. Unfortunately, none quite met my needs (namely to bind single 8.5"x11" printouts/pages). So I developed this method which seems to work well. This technique seems to work best with ...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 19:28:06 PST
How to Bind a Paperback into a Hardback (single sheet binding) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bind-a-Paperback-into-a-Hardback-single-sh/
How to Bind a Paperback into a Hardback (single sheet binding) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/CFJC/GXGHSX7G/FZBCFJCGXGHSX7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/CFJC/GXGHSX7G/FZBCFJCGXGHSX7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/CFJC/GXGHSX7G/FZBCFJCGXGHSX7G.SMALL.jpg action pig Hello friends!  This is a simple (but time intensive) way to pay tribute to that paperback you've read a thousand times.   While not perfect, it has saved a few of my very favorites and is also a useful way to bind notebooks without having to fold signatures.  The pictures in this instructable are f...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 22:33:00 PST
Reusable, Durable, Easy-to-assemble PocketMod Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusable-Durable-Easy-to-assemble-PocketMod-Cove/
Reusable, Durable, Easy-to-assemble PocketMod Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/KV86/GTJS8SUS/F3MKV86GTJS8SUS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/KV86/GTJS8SUS/F3MKV86GTJS8SUS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/KV86/GTJS8SUS/F3MKV86GTJS8SUS.SMALL.jpg icspots I just discovered PocketMod.com a few weeks ago and I love them! I, however, did not want to start carrying various numbers of booklets and have them all over the place. So I came up with a way to keep 4 booklets all in the same place with a durable (reusable) PocketMod Cover. I've entered the Pock...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 08:11:48 PDT
Make a Project Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Project-Book/
Make a Project Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QNR2/GHTLUGFI/FKYQNR2GHTLUGFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QNR2/GHTLUGFI/FKYQNR2GHTLUGFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QNR2/GHTLUGFI/FKYQNR2GHTLUGFI.SMALL.jpg Spaceman Spiff This is something every DIYer will love.  It's very easy to make, very cheap, and extremely useful.  After discovering Kaptinscarlet's great ible on binding books I began turning many of my e-books into hard copy's.  After finding out about the Maker's Notebook I decided to do it myself and save twe...
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Sat, 18 Dec 2010 08:10:47 PST
Folded Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Folded-Book/
Folded Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/LBXP/F4IXDUPW/F4LLBXPF4IXDUPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/LBXP/F4IXDUPW/F4LLBXPF4IXDUPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/LBXP/F4IXDUPW/F4LLBXPF4IXDUPW.SMALL.jpg Tiggersong This book form is found in any flat piece of paper you have around. The shape it's cut into resembles both a labyrinth or maze and goat's horns. Since I'm sure we all know the importance of Goats, and the mysteries and dangers of mazes, I'm sure you'll have fun with this book. I've included hard ...
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Wed, 25 Jul 2007 02:14:04 PDT
Repair an Old Classic Book (rebinding). http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-an-Old-Classic-Book-rebinding/
Repair an Old Classic Book (rebinding). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/81WD/G68H8C9Y/FRI81WDG68H8C9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/81WD/G68H8C9Y/FRI81WDG68H8C9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/81WD/G68H8C9Y/FRI81WDG68H8C9Y.SMALL.jpg framistan I became interested in reading the old book "Moby Dick" because of a radio program where they discussed the qualities of the story.  But when I went to all the bookstores, they only had drab dreary NEW copies of the book.  They had NO pictures... and NO "character."   When I held the new book in my ...
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Mon, 1 Mar 2010 07:54:35 PST
HOWTO Negotiate a Creative Commons License: Ten Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/HOWTO-Negotiate-a-Creative-Commons-License-Ten-St/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2010 11:55:00 PST
Make a leather spined hardbound book http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-leather-spined-hardbound-book/
Make a leather spined hardbound book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/EFMA/G068MBKY/F1JEFMAG068MBKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/EFMA/G068MBKY/F1JEFMAG068MBKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/EFMA/G068MBKY/F1JEFMAG068MBKY.SMALL.jpg jamieicecream This instructable will show how to make a good looking hard cover book that you will have no problems displaying on you shelf or giving as a gift. The process has been derived from the process of making a proper professionally bound book.I am a big fan of great looking books and sometimes I like to ...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2009 15:36:38 PDT
How to make a Journal or Daily Planner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Journal-or-Daily-Planner/
How to make a Journal or Daily Planner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/G9T7/FYNT9DNU/FD0G9T7FYNT9DNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/G9T7/FYNT9DNU/FD0G9T7FYNT9DNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/G9T7/FYNT9DNU/FD0G9T7FYNT9DNU.SMALL.jpg broomhead I've been making books for a while and this is one that I have cooked up from taking all my preferences of other books and the mistakes of my old books. It is a good book that will take you about 1-2 hours depending on how much of a perfectionist you are. This book also has a very unique binding me...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2009 14:12:57 PDT
No tape book cover http://www.instructables.com/id/No-tape-book-cover/
No tape book cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/8S7V/FYYNDBLN/FNY8S7VFYYNDBLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/8S7V/FYYNDBLN/FNY8S7VFYYNDBLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/8S7V/FYYNDBLN/FNY8S7VFYYNDBLN.SMALL.jpg iglesia777 Here's an easy, durable book cover you can make that requires nothing but a paper bag and scissors. Materials This is easy, you only need a couple things:1) Paper bag2) Scissors3) A book Cut apart the bag To start out, cut out the bottom of the bag and make a cut down the length so you have on...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2009 17:56:56 PDT
Notched tabs in books for marking sections http://www.instructables.com/id/Notched-tabs-in-books-for-marking-sections/
Notched tabs in books for marking sections - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TH1Q/FOVWM66F/FFPTH1QFOVWM66F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TH1Q/FOVWM66F/FFPTH1QFOVWM66F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TH1Q/FOVWM66F/FFPTH1QFOVWM66F.SMALL.jpg aetherfish Whenever I add tabs to the side of a book to separate different sections, they always end up all crumpled after a while. To solve this problem, I cut notched tabs into the pages instead of tabs that stick out the sides. You can use them to separate different sections in a notebook or journal, or ind...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2008 13:44:11 PST
Make a fake book http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-fake-book/
Make a fake book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/F56N/FG2MJFMW/FHCF56NFG2MJFMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/F56N/FG2MJFMW/FHCF56NFG2MJFMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/F56N/FG2MJFMW/FHCF56NFG2MJFMW.SMALL.jpg Sunbanks Fake books are awesome, am I right? Here's how to make one out of everyday objects. Hope you like it! What you need Most of these things you can find around the house, except maybe the strapping tape.So, you will need:A book sized box (I used a box a cell phone came in)Another, bigger, box (I use...
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Mon, 12 May 2008 15:42:10 PDT
Children's Board Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-Board-Book/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2008 19:25:30 PDT
Hook a Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Book-Hook/
Hook a Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/SK4B/FBQ33V00/FJFSK4BFBQ33V00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/SK4B/FBQ33V00/FJFSK4BFBQ33V00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/SK4B/FBQ33V00/FJFSK4BFBQ33V00.SMALL.jpg watermelon Here is another way to mount a book on a wall so that all sides can be seen.Note: This method requires that you have the owners permission to drill a hole through the pages of his or her book. If you own the book first ask yourself, "Do I really want to drill a hole in my book?" If the answer is "...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2008 21:00:56 PST
Book Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Press/
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Tue, 4 Dec 2007 20:34:25 PST
Make a 100 page Notebook http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-100-page-Notebook/
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By: chebang

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Wed, 2 Aug 2006 10:39:15 PDT
Handbound Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Handbound-Book/
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By: BrianSawyer

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Tue, 26 Sep 2006 08:52:18 PDT
How to bind your own Hardback Book - My Results!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-bind-your-own-Hardback-Book---My-Results!!/
How to bind your own Hardback Book - My Results!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HMKD/F5Y3KZBI/FEWHMKDF5Y3KZBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HMKD/F5Y3KZBI/FEWHMKDF5Y3KZBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HMKD/F5Y3KZBI/FEWHMKDF5Y3KZBI.SMALL.gif kodybrown Here are my results of going through the How to bind your own Hardback Book instructable. I'm surprised at how well it turned out!This instructable is simply a way for me to note the differences between what the original instructable suggested and what I actually did. Also, I hope it will show that ...
By: kodybrown

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Sun, 2 Sep 2007 23:20:19 PDT