Grab a 5×8″ notebook, a sheet of DSP and your favorite stamp set. You’re ready to kick off the best last minute Christmas gift project ever! The supplies for my notebook are from the Santa Express Suite, but you can use literally any cardstock and designer series paper combination you want.
More ideas? Check my LovenStamps Blog Category for notebooks. Details for this notebook are included in the video tutorial.
How to Create a DIY Covered Notebook Gift
- Standard notebooks are 5” x 8”.
- Cut background paper to 8” x 10 ½” and score at 5 1/8” and 5 3/8”.
- Cut front cover panel to 4 7/8” x 7 ¾” and dry emboss with the Big Shot Embossing Folder.
- Layer ribbon and cover paper as desired.
- Cover notebook top with 2” x 5” paper, wrapping around topper to back before adding notebook to folder.
Want to stock up on supplies for winter crafting? Be sure to shop my online store for 24 hours ONLY on December 15 for free shipping on orders $75+ — including clearance rack and the Holiday Mini Catalog Last Chance List. The Santa’s Express paper and the Whimsical Trees folder shown on today’s project are both on the Last Chance list at 60% off:
Looking for printable tutorials for Stampin’ Up! cards and treat projects? Be sure to check out the PDF tutorials in my LovenStamps Etsy shop.
Quick Christmas Notebook Gift Idea – Stampin’ Up! Tutorial
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Santa Express Stampin’ Up! Supplies you’ll want for stamping at home:
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Paper Pumpkin January 2023: sign up by January 10
- Seal your love this season with the Key to My Heart Paper Pumpkin Kit! This month’s kit represents the tradition of locking a padlock on a bridge to symbolize unbreakable love. It comes with everything you need to make 9 darling love-themed cards—3 each of 3 designs. So, no matter who your dance partner or dinner date is, you can make something heartfelt for them this season.
- Plus, this month there is a special add-on! The add-on is a heart-shaped treat box. These Heart Boxes are easy to put together and will take your crafting even further. Add-ons are live during the subscription period, but are only available while supplies. Act quick, and don’t miss out on these Heart Boxes filled with love!
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