ReCreate Design Company's DIY Vintage Notebook
ITEM # 2653867P195
Print Description
Crafting Time
1-2 Hours
Skill Level
Beginner
DESCRIPTION +

Project Courtesy of: Hometalk’s DIY Homecrafts

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Ball Jars® Canning Jars
  • Elmer’s® Clear School Glue
  • Any Project Life® Designer Paper Collection or Fabric Swatch
  • Cardstock of choice
  • Dritz® Eyelets or Grommets
  • Album rings
  • Drill & drill bit
  • Vintage or old book

DIRECTIONS:

1. Slice along the seam (where the inside cover meets the book spine) with an exacto knife.
2. Make a cut right down the middle of the book spine with the exact knife.
3. Glue down the excess spine material onto the hardcover's back.
4. To line the inner book covers, cut paper or fabric to size, then glue down.
5. Measure and mark book cover and back for 2 holes that fit a standard hole punch width.
6. Drill holes. Don't drill through the paper and covers at same time.
7. Affix grommets (also called eyelets) in each of the holes.
8. Size recycled paper to fit book size.
9. Assemble cover, back, and filler paper with the book rings.

SHIPPING & RETURNS +

SHIPPING

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HASSLE-FREE RETURNS

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REVIEWS +

Project Courtesy of: Hometalk’s DIY Homecrafts

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Ball Jars® Canning Jars
  • Elmer’s® Clear School Glue
  • Any Project Life® Designer Paper Collection or Fabric Swatch
  • Cardstock of choice
  • Dritz® Eyelets or Grommets
  • Album rings
  • Drill & drill bit
  • Vintage or old book

DIRECTIONS:

1. Slice along the seam (where the inside cover meets the book spine) with an exacto knife.
2. Make a cut right down the middle of the book spine with the exact knife.
3. Glue down the excess spine material onto the hardcover's back.
4. To line the inner book covers, cut paper or fabric to size, then glue down.
5. Measure and mark book cover and back for 2 holes that fit a standard hole punch width.
6. Drill holes. Don't drill through the paper and covers at same time.
7. Affix grommets (also called eyelets) in each of the holes.
8. Size recycled paper to fit book size.
9. Assemble cover, back, and filler paper with the book rings.