By taking an old book and make it into a new awesome creation, you end up with a stylish conversation piece. If the book is big enough, the handbags will include a pocket large enough to store your kindle or ereader! Chick-Lit Designs is a great way to mix old with the new.
What happens to the pages? Well, since the books are still fully in-tact and readable Chick-Lit Designs donates them to a local refugee center so children from different countries coming to the US can learn how to read.
They also offer to re-bind the pages with the matching fabric so the buyer has the option of keeping the original pages or giving it as a gift set. (See Example)
Below are some examples of their work:
*I have been in no way compensated, by money/product or otherwise,
for this post. I just thought they had a neat product!