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« on: June 19, 2011 12:48:24 PM »

I recently acquired a Kindle and didn't feel like paying through the nose for a cool cover. So I made my own cover! I picked up an old library book at the Oxfam shop, and spent the weekend mutilating it  Cheesy Total cost about 6.

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« Reply #1 on: June 19, 2011 12:57:15 PM »

That's a great idea and much sturdier than Amazon's kindle covers.
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« Reply #2 on: June 19, 2011 01:41:12 PM »

Niiiice. Good idea. I don't think I could've mutilated that particular book -- it looks nifty. Wink
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« Reply #3 on: June 19, 2011 01:53:24 PM »

Thanks  Grin I did feel a pang when I started hacking away at the book, but there weren't many of the right size to choose from. The book wasn't as interesting inside as you'd guess from the cover.
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« Reply #4 on: June 20, 2011 11:05:00 PM »

wow, clever and nice Smiley
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