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Dr. Frankenstein: Igor where did you get this brain??
Igor: I got it from the jar named Abby Normal..

Slapstick comedy always comes to my mind
when I see books on Frankenstein.

This popular horror novel is made into a favorite book purse.
Being a SMALLER book, this makes for a smaller style purse.
Even better as a clutch!

This striking black and red leatherbound classic
has been turned into a fun occasion purse.

An antique silver filigree button looped with the elastic ribbon
will hold all your things nice and snug inside your purse.

I have used Midnight Black cotton fabric to showcase the book
and included a pocket with an matching ribbon to hold smaller items.

Your purse measures 8 inches in length,
5 inches height, with
a 1 inch bottom for your goodies.
This is a smaller style purse - even better as a clutch !

1) Antiqued Brown Wooden Handle
2) Small Black Wood Handle
3) Long Shoulder Length Black Woven Handle
4) NO HANDLE - Made into a clutch
5) Messenger Style to carry across the body
6) Removable Chain handle - Your choice Silver or Nickel

>> You can choose ADD ONs <<
Book Purse Feet : http://etsy.me/1lp8ux6
Book Corners : http://etsy.me/1xish5F
Zipper Purse Pocket : http://etsy.me/1o6xq9U

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My goal is to ship your item as fast as possible.
It may take up to 3 to 4 business weeks to send the tracking info to you.
NEED YOUR ITEM BY A CERTAIN TIME? Just let me know so I can
see if I can help you out with shipping sooner.


Please allow assembly time to these shipping dates!

< PRIORITY MAIL > with tracking, custom fees paid, up to 2 weeks delivery. VAT fees may apply.

< FIRST CLASS > with tracking, extra fees may apply, up to 6 weeks delivery

I use US Postal Service and ship with tracking confirmation.

Frequently asked questions about NovelCreations

You will be able to carry your basic needs in your purse.

Average book is 9 by 6 inches. The larger the spine, the more items you can carry in your purse.

A Zipper Pocket Purse is perfect for securing small, hidden items.
Overstuffing is not recommended.
Being an actual book, taking the same care as you would your favorite book is the best.
Purses that are covered with a clear book cover can be easily wiped clean with a damp cloth. They are not water-proof.
Avoid extreme temperatures.

I select quality products to assemble my purses. Metal items, zippers, and buttons are part of these purses. These items can become dislodged or may have sharp edges. When ordering, you are agreeing to utilize these items at your own discretion and risk. Thank you for understanding my need to post this disclaimer.
I can add a note to your order for gifts. Let me know in the "Notes to Seller" upon checkout.

If you will need an item by a particular date, leave me a message in "Notes to Seller "
I love custom orders!

You have the option of sending me your favorite book or I will obtain it for you.

Final approval for your custom order by setting up a custom listing on my site with mock photos of your handle and button choices. You will be able to review, make your selections and place your order.

Payment for custom items signifies your approval of custom item to be produced and shipped.

Be aware : obtaining your favorite book for a custom order will take extra time beyond my usual 3-4 business weeks to have ready to ship. Please adjust your need by date to reflect these extra times.
With the choices that I offer, I handcraft your purse when you place your order.
Shipping times vary but they are usually between 3-4 business weeks, however this is approximate.

Need by a certain date?
Leave me a message in "Notes to Seller " and I will see about helping you out with quicker shipping.

Thank you so much for ordering from my little shop !

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: leatherbound book, cotton fabric, wooden handle, elastic strap, silver button
  • Made to order
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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