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« on: January 25, 2008 03:16:51 PM »

hi. i've been making a sketchbook and want to attatch a piece of rectangular knitting i've done.

does anybody have any ideas on how to attatch it to the front cover while looking neat?
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« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2008 04:27:27 PM »

Take an awl to the board that comprises the front cover, and create holes through which you can hand stitch your knitting to it? Or perhaps just add to your knitting a few ribbed bands to create a book covering of sorts (like the kind that schoolkids use to cover their textbooks?)
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« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2008 06:58:18 PM »

I made a knitted book cover - I used thin plastic canvas - the smaller size holes - cut two pieces a little narrower the the width of the cover. Sew the knitting on three sides and slip it on as you would any book cover...
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« Reply #3 on: January 26, 2008 04:17:52 AM »

I made a knitted book cover - I used thin plastic canvas - the smaller size holes - cut two pieces a little narrower the the width of the cover. Sew the knitting on three sides and slip it on as you would any book cover...
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i'll try that! thanks
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