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Baby Frankenbook – Putting it all Together

Phew!  So you’ve got some lovely patchy-pockety-buttony book pages, with covers and a toy-on-a-string.  We’re ready to put it all together into a lovely finished book!  At the end of this page I also made a quick drawstring bag for … Continue reading

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Baby Frankenbook – Covers and Hide and Seek Toy

So…for the covers of my frankenbooks I’m using a strong cotton upholstery fabric from Ikea with a bright, fun design.  I’m going to applique the initial of the little one that it’s for on the front (for my two books … Continue reading

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Baby Frankenbook – Buttoned Page

The 5th page of my frankenbooks will have a button theme.  There’ll be a buttoned pocket (taken from the neckline of a baby dress), and a piece from the buttoned front of a baby cardigan.  Both are unbuttonable and the … Continue reading

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Baby Frankenbook – Toy in Pocket Page

The third page of my frankenbook is going to have a big pocket cut from an old dress of DD, with a rattley ring to live in it, held on with elastic.  This page is put together in a very … Continue reading

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Baby Frankenbook – Taggy Page

The second page of my frankenbook is going to have lots of little tags (to be a bit like clothes labels, which DD loves playing with), with a plastic curtain ring on one of them and a row of little … Continue reading

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Baby Frankenbook – Zipped Page With Hidden Book

The first page of my frankenbook is going to have a big, zipped pocket.  When you open the zip, there are two crinkly pages of a baby picture book held in by a curtain ring and webbing.  I also added … Continue reading

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Baby Frankenbook – Introduction

When I phoned up my sister in law to ask what my neice K would like for her 1st birthday this month, she reeled off all the things that K had been bought for xmas and in the sales, leaving … Continue reading

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