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Cover for a photo album is made from figured wood.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #79 Apr 2000 pg. 38

Instructions are given for making an album cover from woven ribbons.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1974 (v.52#11) pg. 97, 139

Three patterns included for making book covers and desk accessories from imitation suede fabric.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1980 (v.58#1) pg. 32, 118

How to make a cross-stitched "keepsakes" cover for a photo album.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1980 (v.58#9) pg. 101, 177

Decorate an album cover with an applique design on a muslin square.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1984 (v.62#4) pg. 107, 159

Home for the holidays. Decorations to make that mix tradition and romantic style. (1) Finger-painted wrapping paper. (2) Paper spiral garlands and snowflakes. (3) Snowflake-embossed velvet album cover. (4) Paper lanterns as candle surrounds. (5) Christmas stocking with an organdy overlay, lace cuff and snowflake embellishment. (6) Crocheted lace and appliqued snowflakes to adorn purchased pillows.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1997 (v.75#12) pg. 95

How to make a book cover from a paper chopping bag with handles.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1998 (v.76#9) pg. 288

Kooky book covers for kids to make that include fold-over page markers.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1999 (v.77#9) pg. 276

Book covers. Protect your school books with these sturdy covers you can make from many different kinds of paper.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1982 (v.72#11) pg. 70

Trio of elegant purse accessories (checkbook cover, eyeglasses case and cosmetics bag) to make from tapestry ribbon.
CRAFTS Jan 1992 (v.15#1) pg. 34

Calico cover for a paperback book is embellished with an embroidered panel that gives the definition of reading.
CRAFTS Mar 1992 (v.15#3) pg. 114, 55

Regal Bible cover is decorated in Hungarian diamond needlepoint stitch. Coordinating Gothic Cross bookmark is stitched on plastic canvas.
CRAFTS Apr 1992 (v.15#4) pg. 22, 51

Phone book cover to cross-stitch with icons and important phone numbers that a babysitter or even a young child can identify.
CRAFTS Oct 1993 (v.16#10) pg. 98, 59

Plastic canvas needlepoint cover for a notebook, journal, scrapbook, etc. Features apple motifs and the person's name.
CRAFTS Sep 1994 (v.17#9) pg. 70, 51

Picture perfect baby gear. Diaper bag and album cover are decorated with color copies of favorite photos. Purchased canvas bag is also trimmed with lace and appliques. Album cover is sewn from fabric, trimmed with lace and has satin ribbon ties.
CRAFTS May 1996 (v.19#5) pg. 28

Moire covered books. Hardcover books are covered with moire fabric, lace, ribbon, buttons and silk roses.
CRAFTS Sep 1997 (v.20#9) pg. 52

Amusing checkbook cover to embroider on Aida fabric features 3 lighthearted sayings (Shop 'till you flop!, It's not over 'till the fat check bounces!, Check it out.).
CRAFTS Sep 1997 (v.20#9) pg. 122, 55

Ivy heart memory album cover. Counted cross-stitch heart motif is accented with red heart-shaped buttons.
CRAFTS Feb 1998 (v.21#2) pg. 98, 43

An album cover for a golfer. Golf print fabric with a mock collar, button placket and pocket holding tees make the album cover look like a shirt.
CRAFTS Jun 1998 (v.21#6) pg. 20, 35

Soft, cuddly book covers you can make from quilted fabric. Covers shown include a book worm, a rabbit, a flower and a train. Pattern for a pig is included.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1976 (v.6#10) pg. 52

Two styles of fabric book covers, a clown and a pink elephant.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1976 (v.7#2) pg. 31

Beautiful bible cover is made from velvet with the owner's initials stiched on the cover. Two other styles of initialed book covers shown.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1976 (v.7#2) pg. 32

Fabric telephone directory cover has pockets for note pad and pencil.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1976 (v.7#2) pg. 32

How to make a fabric book cover.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jun 1977 (v.8#5) pg. 71

Petit Point address book cover in a seashell pattern tops a jacket for a loose-leaf notebook made of fake suede.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1978 (v.9#7) pg. 36

Slipcover for a Christmas photo album is made from red calico.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1982 (v.13#6) pg. 52, 88

Wooden book cover is painted with acrylics in a "Christmas Story" motif featuring a classic Father Christmas.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Nov-Dec 1990 (v.17#6) pg. 78

Purchased wooden serving tray is decorated with a pierced and painted tin botton. Napking rings and a guest book cover are painted to match.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Sep-Oct 1991 (v.18#5) pg. 46, 37

Designing painted floral bouquets. How to create balance, variety, space, line and moods. Includes step-by-step instructions for painting pansies and leaves motif on an album cover and roses, small flowers and leaves on an oval box.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Sep-Oct 1992 (v.19#5) pg. 21

Revive the cover of an old book by painting it, adding a painted bouquet of violets and some ribbon, lace and silk flowers. Full-sized pattern for the bouquet of violets included.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Mar-Apr 1995 (v.22#2) pg. 44, 33

Wintertime cardinal. Motif of bright red cardinal sitting on a snowy pine branch to paint on a canvas address book cover.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1997 (v.24#1) pg. 49, 37

Paint and stencil a secret garden motif on the cover of a canvas photo album. Lattice-work background is stenciled. Circular center painting is a garden with stone wall, gate, trees, flower beds and gate. An accent motif of three flowers bridges the lattice background and garden painting in one corner.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK May-Jun 1997 (v.24#3) pg. 58, 33

Christmas memories motif to paint on the cover of a purchased photo album features a bear in Santa hat and pajamas opening a package. Bows with holly accent the corners.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Dec 1999 (v.26#6) pg. 2, Insert

Dictionary and phonebook covers to sew and personalize with embroidered signatures.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 20 1978 (v.91#13) pg. 115, 206

Projects with muslin that is folded and stitched in rows. Instructions for cafe curtains, tie-on chair cushion, lampshade, tablecloth, book covers, a picture frame and throw pillows.
FAMILY CIRCLE May 15 1979 (v.92#7) pg. 26

His & Her matching aprons, oven mitts, potholders and a companion cookbook cover.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jun 26 1979 (v.92#9) pg. 74, 148

Cloth cover lets a dog-eared and soiled paperback book look like a small purse when carried about.
FAMILY CIRCLE May 19 1981 (v.94#7) pg. 107, 160

Laminated wooden book covers uses leather for the hinge.
FINE WOODWORKING #26 Jan-Feb 1981 pg. 22

Velvet picture album cover is sewn from velveteen and decorated with acrylic paints and ribbon roses.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Mar 1985 (v.200#3) pg. 108, 292

Band weaving. Suggestions on yarn choices and how to use the bands as trims. Includes instructions for four inkle bands: a folded band, a soumak band, a pick-up on horizontal stripes and pick-up on basket weave. Card-woven bands in diamond, oval, little-girl, two-way turning and braids are explained. Inserts explain how to warp and weave with cards and on an inkle loom, as well as how to warp-paint on an inkle loom. Three projects are included: (1) A woman's jacket sewn from a commercial pattern and trimmed down the front with bands of card-woven trim. (2) A magazine tote (book cover) with offset inkle-woven bands sewn together to decorate the front. A narrow card-woven band fastened inside the tote serves as a bookmark. (3) A double-weave chenille vest that can be worn by either sex. Lining is weft-face straight twill with chenille weft. Outer fabric is weft-face reverse twill stripes alternating between colorful pearl cotton and white chenille in a four-harness weave. A squared cutting pattern for the vest is included.
HANDWOVEN May-Jun 1986 (v.7#3) pg. 41, I-7, I-8, I-10

Notebook cover, woven in plain weave with supplementary warp floats, has a zippered pocket that flips over the back of the notebook or unfolds, zipper side up, next to the opened notebook.
HANDWOVEN Mar-Apr 1993 (v.14#2) pg. 59, 87
Correction HANDWOVEN May-Jun 1993 (v.14#3) pg. 76

Handwoven notebook covers to sew from orphaned pieces of handwoven fabric too small for clothing or other projects. Also includes drafts for four and eight shaft fabrics to weave.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1999 (v.20#5) pg. 70

How to make decorative book covers.
HANDY ANDY May 1980 (v.4#8) pg. 4

"Cross-point". How to cross-stitch patterns traditionally found in needlepoint. Instructions included for eyeglasses case, pillows, seat cushions, bookcover, and tote bag.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS May-Jun 1982 (v.27#3) pg. 40, 92

Baby's photo album is covered with a fabric bookcover with an embroidered stork.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS May-Jun 1982 (v.27#3) pg. 66

"Crazypoint" needlepoint that looks like crazyquilt designs. Includes instructions for: (1) Photo album cover, (2) padded picture frame, (3) pincushion, and (4) velvet vest with front panels of crazypoint.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1985 (v.30#1) pg. 76, 102

Stencil a tulip. Tips on making a pillow, a book cover, recipe box cover and pencil holder.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1985 (v.30#2) pg. 61

Projects to make using ribbon needlepoint in a satin-stitch. Includes box cover, key ring, checkbook cover, belt, and picture frame.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1985 (v.30#2) pg. 74, 90

Cookie-cutter stencils and cutouts are used to decorate a cookbook cover, recipe box, placemat, napkin ring, potholder and hot mitt, towels, and a bun warmer.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1985 (v.30#4) pg. 78

Counted cross-stitch covers for photo and autograph albums are trimmed in eyelet. Photo album cover has heart-shaped frames to hold five photos and the message "I Love My Friends."
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1986 (v.31#1) pg. 79, 98, 111

Anniversary gifts to make for 1st through 5th, 25th and 50th wedding anniversaries. (1) Paper scherenschnitte heart painted with lovebirds celebrates "To have and to hold" vow. (2) Machine-applique placemat in a heart-in-hand folk motif. (3) Flower-basket plaque personalized with a couple's name in precut wooden letters is trimmed with silk flowers. (4) Address book cover with a tulip motif is made from suedelike fabric. (5) Painted wooden trivet with a geese-and-heart motif. (6) Picture frame is decorated with tiny silk flowers and sprayed with silver metallic paint. (7) Golden Anniversary sampler has the couple's names and wedding date cross-stitched inside an outline of hearts and flowers.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1987 (v.32#1) pg. 80, 8, 12, 16, 98, 99

Four cross-stitched baby gifts. (1) Picture frame with heart, tulip and bunny motifs. (2) Tulip-and-bunny cover for a baby's scrapbook. (3) Birth-date sampler. (4) Bunny-shaped doorknob sign that says "Shh!"
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1987 (v.32#2) pg. 57, 20, 81, 93

Fabric-covered baby's photo album is trimmed with eyelet lace and a cross-stitched panel with a motif of a teddy bear on top of blocks that spell "Baby's Photos."
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1991 (v.36#1) pg. 62, 87

Needlepunched diary cover with a floral motif and ribbon tie.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1992 (v.38#1) pg. 21, 22

How to make wooden bookcovers of exotic wood veneer laminated to 1/4" plywood.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Spring 1980 (v.11#1) pg. 8

Purchased photo albums are turned into keepsakes by covering them with lace.
NEEDLE & CRAFT Jun 1989 (v.12#3) pg. 18, 32

Three designs to cross-stitch on book covers.
NEEDLE & THREAD Mar-Apr 1982 (v.2#2) pg. 15, 22, 45

Book cover and letter tray are made from crisp red and white gingham and decorated with various embroidery stitches.
NEEDLE & THREAD Jul-Aug 1983 (v.3#4) pg. 18, 47, 34

Make a book cover with a flower applique.
NEEDLE & THREAD Jul-Aug 1984 (v.4#4) pg. 18, 48

Sew ultra suede accessories. Included are eyeglass case, checkbook cover and address book.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1984 (v.4#6) pg. 15, 26, 45

Sew a sashiko-style soft box and address book cover.
NEEDLE & THREAD Jan-Feb 1985 (v.5#1) pg. 18, 24, 46

Needlepoint checkbook cover with a feather pattern.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1979 (v.2#6) pg. 19, 55

Cross-stitched checkbook cover and eyeglass case for Mom and Dad.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1981 (v.4#3) pg. 10

How to make a new fabric cover for a book, embroidering a design on the front.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1981 (v.4#5) pg. 8

Needlepoint glasses case, checkbook cover and key ring.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1981 (v.4#6) pg. 17

Crocheted paperback book cover with built-in eyeglasses holder.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1982 (v.5#4) pg. 14, 49

Needlepoint recipe binder with chicken in a pot on front and a crowing rooster on the back.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1984 (v.7#5) pg. 19, 36, 54

Make a needlepoint geometric design appointment book cover.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1985 (v.8#3) pg. 12, 30, 41

Embroidered glasses case and matching checkbook cover are worked in crewel in a strawberry motif.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1986 (v.9#3) pg. 14, 26, 40

Checkbook cover and matching key holder are sewn from Ultrasuede and decorated with monogrammed panels worked in needlepoint.
NEEDLEPOINT PLUS #100 Nov-Dec 1990 (v.17#4) pg. 16

Tip on decorating a ceramic book cover.
POPULAR CERAMICS #539 Jul 1994 (v.44#12) pg. 36

Quilted album covers. Explains how to make pieced and appliqued covers for binder-type and post-type albums.
QUILTMAKER #18 Spring 1990 (v.9#1) pg. 38

How to cover address books, three-ring binders, photograph albums, etc. with colorful fabric.
SUNSET Apr 1989 (v.182#4) pg. 166

Tessa's tall tales. A stylized illustration of farm animals to paint on the canvas cover of a notebook. Beginner to intermediate skill level.
TOLE WORLD #120 Jan-Feb 1993 (v.17#1) pg. 46

Sew a telephone book cover with a three-dimensional look created by cube shapes appliqued to the front.
WORKBASKET Jul 1978 (v.43#10) pg. 22

Christmas phone book cover sewn from felt with a ribbon applique in the shape of a tree.
WORKBASKET Dec 1978 (v.44#3) pg. 23

Fabric cookbook cover has "Favorite Recipes" and a mixing bowl design worked in chicken-scratch embroidery.
WORKBASKET Mar 1985 (v.50#5) pg. 44

Crossword-puzzle book cover includes a pencil holder.
WORKBASKET Apr 1985 (v.50#6) pg. 48

How kids can make a book cover from a brown paper grocery sack.
WORKBASKET Aug-Sep 1993 (v.58#6) pg. 36

Quilted book cover features red or blue star motifs against a white background. Two sizes shown.
WORKBASKET Dec 1993-Jan 1994 (v.59#2) pg. 18

Crocheted cover for a photo album.
WORKBASKET Dec 1994-Jan 1995 (v.60#2) pg. 50