Aleene's® Bandana Book Covers
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Aleene's® Bandana Book Covers

Bandanas are a bright and fun way to cover books for back to school style! Aleene's® Fabric Fusion Peel & Stick Tape makes it easy! It's no-sew, washable and permanent.
Craft Time: Under 30 mins
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Aleene's® Fabric Fusion Peel & Stick Tape
  • Bandanas – Color and Pattern of Choice
  • Book
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
 

Project Instructions

Step 1 Lay book on bandana leaving approximately 3" at top. Measure and cut to 3" at bottom.

Step 2 If you are covering book that is larger than standard bandana size, you can add strips of bandanas with Aleene's® Fabric Fusion Peel & Stick Tape to create larger fabric size.

Step 3 Fold in sides to determine exact size of cover from top to bottom of book. Hand press and mark fold line with pencil.

Step 4 Wrap fabric around book and mark end fold lines with pencil.

Step 5 Apply line of Aleene's® Fabric Fusion Peel & Stick Tape along top and bottom edges; however, do not apply all the way to the end. You only want to apply the Tape along the bottom between the side fold lines. Remove paper backing and fold up to glue in place.

Step 6 ApplyAleene's® Fabric Fusion Peel & Stick Tape to each of the corners to the side fold lines. Remove paper backing and fold in fabric along side fold lines.

Step 7 Insert back cover into pocket.

Step 8 Fold book back to insert front cover into front pocket.

Step 9 Determine desired size of pocket. Apply Aleene's® Fabric Fusion Peel & Stick Tape along edges. Fold in edges to create clean edges on pocket.

Step 10 Apply Aleene's® Fabric Fusion Peel & Stick Tape along edges and bottom of wrong side of pocket. Remove release paper and glue to book cover to create pocket.

Craft Notes

Crafted for Michaels by Heidi Borchers courtesy of cool2craft.