Crafts Using Spiral Notebook Binding

For crafters who love to recycle everything possible into fun projects, spiral notebook binding offers some possibilities. Check out the ideas found on this page for crafts using spiral notebook binding.
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Does anyone have a craft using the coiled spine of a notebook or theme book?

By Dee Sellers

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April 24, 20090 found this helpful
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The only thing I could think of is maybe cutting out rings and making some chainmail. But it would take a ton of notebook spines to make anything major.
Here is a site with some patterns,

www.wentz.net/.../patterns.html

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May 2, 20090 found this helpful
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I expect lengths of the coils would make some great-looking "crazy" antennae for crafty bugs, or would maybe make interesting ringlets for a doll... but you might want to dab a spot of good old Elmer's glue or something on the tips to prevent anyone handling them from getting poked. Of course, you'd need a pair of wire cutters to cut the coils, too.

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Oh, yes - I thought of something else. Depending on the size of the doll house, someone could make traditional (old-fashioned) land-line doll-house telephone coils from these.
Given time and patience (and a bit of elbow grease,) the coil could also be straightened. Then you'd have a nice length of plain, light-gauge wire. I can't think of the name of it, but there's a tool specifically for straightening wire. Being thrifty and lacking the proper tool, I'd just find a brick, block or metal piece (like a bolt with a very small hole,) start the coil through, and watch the wire straighten as it passed through the small hole.

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May 19, 20090 found this helpful
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Use it for crazy hair on a craft project; just cut it to shorter lengths.

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