Pretty simply DIY for making a neat book purse. Add some eye bolts on the side and attach a chain and poof.
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How To Make a Secret Hollow Book as Gifts. Buy old, thick books and make a personal gift for cheap. I just might cave and do this to some old book from the thrift store.
Recycled Book Keepsake Box + many more handmade Christmas gift ideas.