This Midori Fabric Junk Journal Cover Tutorial Linda will show how to create a cover so that journal inserts can be added and removed with ease. Using Fabric, Tattered Angels Glimmer Mists and Images from Calico Collage create a beautiful midori cover for your junk journals.
Midori Fabric Junk Journal Cover Tutorial Video
Supplies Used for the Midori Fabric Junk Journal Cover Tutorial
- Day Dreaming Creative Kit
- Chipboard, Two 9 x 6 inch pieces one 1.5 x 9 inch piece or if your chipboard is thin double this amount and adhere together to make thicker and stronger.
- Scrapbook Card stock cut Two 8.75 x 5.75 and one 8.75 and the width of the strip left over or around 3 inches wide.
- Aleene’s Tacky Glue
- Sewing Machine
- Black Elastic Cord, 2mm thick
- Crop a Dial Eyelet Setter and Hole Punch
- Seam Binding
- Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist, Royal Peacock Paint
- Fiskars Scissors
- Rotary Cutter by Fiskars
- Distress Ink, Walnut Stain
- Blending Tool
Using Black Elastic Cord in the spine gives you enough room for three signatures for your Midori Journal. Use your sewing machine to sew the fabric to the chip board
Create pockets on the inside front and inside back cover for journal cards and tags for even more writing space.
Day Dreaming Creative Kit signature cover Linda has sewn an element of the Day Dreaming Creative Kit on one of the signatures.
Add chip board embellishments to the cover of a signature cover from the Day Dreaming Creative Kit.
Create belly bands for your signatures is another way to add even more journal space. Decorate the belly bands with stamped embellishments.
The Day Dreaming Creative Kit has beautiful graphics to make each signature you create unique.
Use your sewing machine to create a layered pocket to add additional journal cards.
Linda used Tattered Angels Sprays and mist seam binding for the closure.
Now that you know how to create a Midori cover, what will be the theme of your next cover?
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