Manny's quick fix

April 2009
Scholastic Parent & Child;Apr2009, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p12
The article suggests on how to turn broken and worn-out items into useful products. For worn-out books, it suggests to remove pages and glue a blank journal inside the empty cover for a secret diary. For distressed dollhouse, it advises to saw off broken bits and glue shut with wood or cardboard scraps and fill with seed and string up as a birdhouse. For slightly destroyed wicker basket, it recommends to remove sharp edges with garden clippers and stuff with flannel to make a small pet bed.


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