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We found this project over at Cheeky Magpie's Web site, and think it's a great way to repurpose old paperback books. The result is a gorgeous, fun DIY accent to your child's room.

The Shape Book Tute is as simple to make as it is great to look at.

(Image credit: Apartment Therapy )

You'll need:

  • an old paperback

  • an X-acto knife with a very sharp blade

  • clips

  • a glue stick

  • glue dots

  • ink or paint

  • various embellishments

To see the complete steps, visit Cheeky Magpie's site.