I just love this fun idea of using up beautiful paper. It is practical and functional and you can appreciate the lovely paper far more often than before.
The next best thing to pretty fabric is pretty paper! Although I don’t scrapbook, I love to walk through that department at my favorite craft/sewing stores and couldn’t resist buying some when I saw it marked down. Of course, then I had to come up with a project for it, so here it is!
Sometimes the paper is so pretty, I am reluctant to use it, but I had no such trouble with this project. Some are planned to be small gifts, others I will use myself and then I can appreciate the paper each time I use them.
The therapeutic and relaxing nature of craft is something we should ponder about whilst stuck in traffic jams, heading to work each week! 🙂
I must credit Pillow -a la- Mode for the idea…. a sweet craft blogger, who inspired so many, but who has now sadly passed away. Here are some of her notebooks.
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Start by buying some mini composition notebooks. (The department stores have them on sale at various times)
(3) Fold on the lines the wrong way and…
Not only something I will ponder about but something I will write in….