Need a quick gift you can make? This Life is a Beautiful Ride notebook created by P. Kelly Smith is fast! All you need is a simple notebook, the Life is a Beautiful Ride free download, a few doilies, and a little ribbon. Voila! If you love this project you should see the other summery ideas in the July/August 2013 issue.
SUPPLIES: Cardstock: (white) Patterned paper: (Jump Rope, Dodge Ball from Knee Highs & Bow Ties collection) BasicGrey Accents: (pearls) Michaels; (doilies) Wilton Fibers: (blue ribbon) Martha Stewart Crafts Digital element: (sentiment) PaperCraftsMag.com Adhesive: Glue Dots International Tool: (corner rounder punch) McGill Other: (notebook) Close To My Heart
Finished size: 5 3/4″ x 7 1/4″
1 Trim patterned paper to fit notebook sleeve; adhere doilies. Insert in sleeve.
2 Trim patterned paper; round corners and tie ribbon around panel.
3 Print sentiment on cardstock; trim and adhere to panel.
4 Affix pearls.
5 Adhere panel to notebook.