Geeekalicious

Book bags and wallets made from repurposed books!

Brisbane, Australia | 2026 Sales

Geeekalicious

Book bags and wallets made from repurposed books!

Brisbane, Australia 2026 Sales On Etsy since 2012

5 out of 5 stars (367)
Jocelyn Pendragon

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Jocelyn Pendragon

Announcement    CUSTOM ORDERS WELCOME! Only a small percentage of my book bags and wallets are listed at the moment, so if you have a book in mind for a purse or wallet, send me a message!

To stay updated about where I'll be selling in person, and to see more of my creations, follow me over on instagram: @geeekalicious

Shop opened: 17th May, 2012

Announcement

Last updated on Jun 18, 2019

CUSTOM ORDERS WELCOME! Only a small percentage of my book bags and wallets are listed at the moment, so if you have a book in mind for a purse or wallet, send me a message!

To stay updated about where I'll be selling in person, and to see more of my creations, follow me over on instagram: @geeekalicious

Shop opened: 17th May, 2012

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New to the shop: these adorable book wallets!

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Giving books a new life as purses, wallets, jewellery and more!

Hello there! I’m Jocelyn and I’m the book nerd and creative behind Geeekalicious, a small handmade business dedicated to repurposing books into unique fashion accessories for my fellow bookworms. I create a range of bookish things including book purses and wallets, book page pencil cases and jewellery. Absolutely everything I make starts with a second-hand book (or preloved, as I like to call them), from that one book: the cover is transformed into a purse or wallet and the book pages are used to make book page wallets, pencil cases, coin purses, and jewellery featuring little snippets of pages. Once I’m done, that one book can then be enjoyed by many different people in their day to day lives, and its precious stories can live on with each creation. My aim is to use the entirety of each book with nothing going to waste, and I’m constantly brainstorming new ideas and new uses for left over book pages.

Why do I do what you do?

Repurposing is my passion! As a lifelong lover of books, I find it heartbreaking that so many books are discarded and end up in landfill each year. I wanted to give these books a second chance at life, a new purpose, while also creating something unique for my fellow book lovers to enjoy. That moment when someone picks up one of my book wallets and realises it’s not actually a book, it’s in fact, a WALLET — !!!! —that moment of excitement is why I do what I do.

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