Saturday, 8 December 2012

Handmade Book with matching Bookmark

Hi Friends,
Here is a handmade book with a matching bookmark. As this is the month of December- 'The winter season'  , I choose the theme as snow. I think Book and Bookmark is one among  the best set of 2 creations which complements each other.



I collected few leftover sheet in my old books and pinned them together. For the cover of the book I took 2 thick cardboard and covered with handmade blue paper.


I placed the pinned sheets in between these boards and made it like a book. Then I decorated the book by spraying white paint. I added Vellum, Quilled snowman, sentiment in the punched flowers and a pretty snowflake.



Made a matching bookmark. I made a paper cutout of a snowflake and pasted it to the bookmark. Also made a cute little quilled snowman for the bookmark.


This is the snowflake :)

Here are few more pictures:




I am entering this to
1)Itsy Bitsy Two's company Challenge:
http://itsybitsyindia.blogspot.in/2012/12/the-itsybitsy-twos-company-challenge.html


2)Crafters Corner's Make a set Challenge:
http://crafterscornerindia.blogspot.in/2012/11/challenge3-make-set.html






28 comments:

  1. Very nice esp the littlesnowman on the bookmark.

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  2. Very nice work.especially the snowman that's super cute and very neat work. i loved it...thank you for joining the crafters corner challenge#3

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  3. beautifully decorated book.loved both the quilled snowmen esply the one on bookmark is fabulous.

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  4. Hey Bindu!! THis is so sweet.. snowman is so cute.. :D

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  5. very nice colors......thanks for playing with us at crafter corner challenge#3....all the best.
    www.crafterscorner.in
    www.crafterscornerindia.blogspot.in

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  6. Superb... loved the bookmark snowman hanging... lovely :)

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  7. very beautiful and your snow man looks adorable.

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  8. Very Very nice. Thanks for your entry at the Crafters Corner Challenge

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  9. I really liked the concept of your book & bookmark.. Its so well embellished too!...Your quilling is simply amazing...Especially the quilled snowman ...Such neat beautiful work :)

    Thank you so much for playing along "Crafter's Corner" # 3 & Best of luck.

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  10. Really gorgeous set!! Love your quilling design on them too!! Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and leaving some love! HUGS :)

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    1. Thank u Vicki :) Happy to follow ur blog :)

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  11. Pretty sweet. Like the colors too.

    Sudha
    sudha-kalra.blogspot.in
    crazycrafter-craftsuppliesshop.blogspot.in

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  12. lovely book cover, superlike your quilling!

    cheers
    http://lav-art-craft-food.blogspot.com.au/

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