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Make your own Moleskine notebook

Everyone seems to love these notebooks, so when I stumbled across this tutorial to make your own, I just had to share it. This is perfect for your average broke student. What better way to save some money, recycle, and keep yourself occupied for free on a rainy winter’s night?

Make your own Moleskine notebook

This tutorial recommends using a sewing machine, but don’t worry if you haven’t got one. You can hand sew it even if you’ve never threaded a needle in your life. You will need a large blunt needle or bodkin, some strong thread and something to make holes with – a thumb tack perhaps or the point of a pair of scissors. Just be careful not to take someone’s eye out, and protect your work surface with some thick card or a blob of sticky tack. You can find some guidance on pamphlet stitch here

Pamphlet stitch tutorial

Enjoy!

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