DIY Piggy Bank made from a Book – 2 Ways!

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Today on HGTV Handmade, I’m showing you how to make a piggy bank out of a book 2 ways! Keep reading to learn how to do it!

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The easy way to do this project is to get a book box from the craft store. This is a cardboard box that looks like a book, but opens up so you can keep things in it.

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All you have to do is cut a slot on the top of the book box and line it with washi tape, and then you’ve made a piggy bank!

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This is an easy way to save up all your coins, and to keep your money hidden if you put in on your bookshelf with all your other books.

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Alternatively, you can make a piggy bank out of an actual hardcover book! This is similar to the book safe I showed you how to make last year.

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All you have to do is hollow out the book and line it with cardboard. Then add a piece of cardboard with a slot at the top, decorate it however you like, and you’ve made a piggy bank out of a book!

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I hope you guys like this project! Be sure to check out the full video on HGTV Handmade, and subscribe for 3 new DIY videos every single week!

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