Month: April 2016

Marble Notebook DIY

DIY, Lifestyle, Mental Health April 13, 2016

   
We all have that overpacked junk drawer filled  with pens, rubber bands, candles and I guess mine has a ton of unused old journals. What do we do with these long forgotten relics?  Repurpose them!!!! Let me show you a quick DIY that will have your old throwaway journal looking better than new. 

  

To start you will need an old journal, some contact paper and scissors. 

  
Lay the contact paper flat and trace around the outside of the journal.   

  

Don’t forget to open up the journal and trace around the whole thing. Also give some extra space so you can fold the contact paper over later. 

 

Cut it out.   

 Peel the backing from the paper. 

 
Attach it to the journal 

   
Fold the excess paper to the inside of the journal’s cover.

   
Here’s the finished journal!!! Now,what to write; gratitude, poetry, a novel?  Only time will tell. What are some things you would write?  Tell me everything!