Making a Journal: Part 3

Hello crafty peeps! I am back with the final installment of my Making a Journal Series! In this last video, I am decorating the cover, as well as a few inside pages. I created a YouTube video of my process if you are so inclined: Otherwise, here are some up close and personal pictures: Till… Continue reading Making a Journal: Part 3

Making A Journal: Part 2

Hello out there in the blogosphere! Today I am finally sharing part two of my Making A Journal series, demonstrating how to sew signatures into a hard-covered journal in a way that doesn’t show the binding itself. It’s hiding! I was unable to record this earlier because my sewing machine was in this shop. But… Continue reading Making A Journal: Part 2

Making a Journal: Part 1

Hello out there! Today, I am embarking on what I *think* will be a 3-part series of how to make a hard-covered journal. The first part, today’s feature, shows you how to make a hard cover using chipboard. I created a YouTube video with a step-by-step process: I mention in the video that I will… Continue reading Making a Journal: Part 1

Valentine’s Day Album Craft With Me Part 2

Hello out there in the blogosphere! I am almost finished with my Valentine’s Day album. I only have a few pages left, which means I can focus on spring — hooray! Today’s process was much like the first craft with me process. I am not putting these pictures in any order, nor am I using… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Album Craft With Me Part 2

Valentine’s Day Album Craft With Me

Hello out there! Happy Valentine’s day! How fitting that my 14th Craft With Me on YouTube is working in a Valentine’s Day album. A few weeks ago, I shared my new Valentine’s Day album using this digital kit. And today, I posted a video showing me complete a few pages. You can few that video… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Album Craft With Me

Junk Journal Update

Hi everyone! As I am writing this, we are smack-dab in the middle of a huge snow storm. Now, this is not anything new, living in a suburb of Chicago, but this one is supposed to drop a lot of snow — 20 inches — by Saturday. I ran into the grocery store this morning… Continue reading Junk Journal Update

Making Journal Inserts

Hey out there! Today I am sharing how I make my journal inserts for my traveler’s notebook. It is such an easy process and so useful! I needed two notebooks for school and instead of lugging around two large coiled notebooks, I decided to make two additional inserts for my Jane Davenport traveler’s notebook I… Continue reading Making Journal Inserts