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Topic: Another trashy novel wallet = fun!  (Read 87303 times)
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« on: April 30, 2007 07:59:21 PM »

This basic wallet was not my idea... the original link does not work (but here it is anyway.)  The original design was flawed, and the wallets ripped the first time you opened them.  I changed the design, and made them much, much stronger by reinforcing behind the snaps with packing tape.  My own wallet is over 1 1/2 years in use now, and still going strong.  Not bad, huh?

Here are my first ones:

A more recent batch:

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« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2007 08:23:11 PM »

They are great! Could you please post a tut? The site you recommended is "currently disabled". I really need a wallet and would love to try this out!
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2007 08:23:46 PM »

JACK!!!!!  DIG IT!  =)

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« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2007 07:32:51 AM »

Great! I love love love these...and I'm a trashy novel addict myself...candlelight historical novels. I could totally use some of my 100+ covers to make these, if the tute is back soon Smiley

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« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2007 08:06:55 AM »

I like that! Cheesy I'm not much for romance novels. But I do love agatha christie books, they would work too.

« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2007 10:08:13 AM »

YAY!!  There's the one I carry (on the top!)  I love it Barbs!! Grin  Its the perfect size for cash, business cards, credit cards etc. 

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« Reply #6 on: May 03, 2007 02:03:21 PM »

very cool!

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« Reply #7 on: May 04, 2007 02:09:59 PM »

"This rocks" button activate!

I must try this soon. And by soon I mean I'm already ripping up books.  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: May 04, 2007 05:44:29 PM »

"This rocks" button activate!

I must try this soon. And by soon I mean I'm already ripping up books.  Grin

Can't wait to see what you come up with!  
Here's a few more I made:

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« Reply #9 on: May 05, 2007 10:53:43 AM »

can't wait to try this!

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