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CDEeeek
« on: May 17, 2011 08:38:14 AM »

Got these extremely tiny blank books, and one I would like to make into a minuscule scrapbook. I already started decorating the front cover, as I had this tiny scrap I'd been saving for such an opportunity. The book is about 3/4"x1/2".  Anyone have any suggestions of random tiny things I can put inside, other that the things I have saved for the occasion? It has a lot of pages, maybe 30-50. Truly 3D embellishments probably won't work, but I think a flat origami would be ok. Thanks in advance for any ideas!
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« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2011 08:20:22 AM »

You could use a hole puncher to either put holes through pages or cut out tiny pictures to be glued on.

Also, maybe you could put a quotation in there, one word (or even one letter?) at a time.

I'd probably remove some of the pages, too, so that it will still close somewhat flat when things have been glued inside.
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« Reply #2 on: June 09, 2011 05:25:08 AM »

Oh the hole punch idea is great, they could be little windows to the next page, right?
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« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2011 12:58:05 AM »

I think I might try gluing some pages together.

What about a lock of your hair? Or just a single hair curled up tiny?

The wee photos on the index sheet you get when you get a disc of your digital photos.

Dried herbs that have tiny leaves (like thyme or rosemary) or flowers (like lavender) that can be flattened.

Small flat sequins.

I agree with the tiny lettering, even cut from old books.

Old Barbie reproduction catalogs often have very small pictures of the accessories inside. The catalogs themselves are only about 3 x 2 inches.

I'd love to see it. I hope you'll post pictures when you are done. Don't forget to include a coin or something for scale. The smallest I have done was 1.5 inches square and I thought that was tiny enough, but yours sounds extraordinary.

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« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2011 06:20:44 AM »

Thank you so much Robyn! I never would have thought of sequins, and I am now looking through all of my tiny stuff for some of the things you mention. Pressed flowers is a good one too, my husband is quite the gardener, and is very proud of his flowers. There are many with tiny flowers on them I could press. It's those kinds of personal touches that I am looking for.
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« Reply #5 on: May 07, 2013 02:22:54 PM »

wow, that is tiny! I love mini things, I hope you'll post your project when it's finished. I like the whole punch idea too.
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