Version This project is a version of Library Book Stack Necklace by Hanna No H

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San Diego, California, US
2011
Square small finished 2
Square small casket boxes 1
Square small tiny top hat 3
Square small spiked collar 1
Based on Library Book Stack Necklace by Hanna No H

I really loved this idea, posted by soccerqueen105 and based on an Anthropologie design. I had to make one. I immediately decided I wanted mine to skew from bookworm to dark, so instead of leaving the covers blank, I chose to pay tribute to three of the greatest 19th century Gothic horror writers.

Most of the materials were recycled, all were on hand. The covers are faux leather from a checkbook cover, the pages are light paperboard. Everything is painted with a mixture of acrylic craft paint and polyurethane varnish. The pages are 1.5 cm by 2 cm. The details had to be painted with a sewing needle! The books are glued together (high temperature hot glue) but the little antique key on top swivels freely.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask. :)

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....for when you want to wear your shopping lists....

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because who doesn't was to wear their own scribbles....

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Mini Book Necklace

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Fill it with quotes, real book pages or invisible ink!

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Mini Book Necklace

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Heather G.
Heather G. · Milnathort, Scotland, GB · 1 project

i luv this! such a great idea!

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Vermin Jerky
Vermin Jerky · San Diego, California, US · 22 projects

@Scissor: As per my description, "The covers are faux leather from a checkbook cover, the pages are light paperboard. Everything is painted with a mixture of acrylic craft paint and polyurethane varnish."

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Scissor L.
Scissor L. · La Celle-sous-Gouzon, Limousin, FR

what did you make the book covers/pages out of?
i was going to use fimo clay.
Also, I love your authour choices. I was going to use Poe, Agatha Christie and Robert Louis Stevenson

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Scissor L.
Scissor L. · La Celle-sous-Gouzon, Limousin, FR

what did you make the book covers/pages out of?
i was going to use fimo clay.
Also, I love your authour choices. I was going to use Poe, Agatha Christie and Robert Louis Stevenson

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Vermin Jerky
Vermin Jerky · San Diego, California, US · 22 projects

Thank you, Emily. I hope you'll make one.

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Emily A.
Emily A. · Fargo, North Dakota, US

I love your author choices. Love the book stack necklace in general and this is pretty awesome.

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Vermin Jerky
Vermin Jerky · San Diego, California, US · 22 projects

I hope you'll post it when it's finished, Myka. Please feel free to ask any questions about how I made mine.

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Myka M.
Myka M.

I love it! I have to make one.

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Vermin Jerky
Vermin Jerky · San Diego, California, US · 22 projects

@Soccerqueen: Thanks for the awesome idea! ^-^

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Hanna No H
Hanna No H · Oakdale, Minnesota, US · 40 projects

I really love your version!!! And of course I love the idea of writing on the spine Happy Well done!

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