Saturday, 8 December 2012

A Book Lover's Gift

 So really I should've been making cards but I fancied something a bit different.
With the knowledge that I needed a little something extra for a certain person for Christmas I set about making a Book Club Journal.

I covered chipboard for the cover and added elastic to the back cover as a closure.

I found a great template here and printed about 25 pages onto A5 paper. Using my bind-it-all to join the pages and a back cover, I then stuck it all inside with a loop for a pen.

As it's a Book Journal I thought a bookmark and notepad would be appropriate too

I placed these inside a pocket in the front cover.
 I can now wrap it up and place under the Christmas Tree and eagerly await the recipient's reaction....


  1. WOW that looks fab!! - Off to have a look at your link :) Whoever is getting this will LOVE it .

  2. Such a fabulous idea and you've made it beautifully.

  3. beautiful book, such a unique gift

  4. That's gorgeous - what a clever idea.

    Popped by to say that the Veg&Pineapple wraps were yummy - very successful. Thanks for sharing!

  5. WOW - well done you - nothing like a deadline to get you crafting and creating! These are gorgeous.


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