Change a cheap notebook to a more luxurious one!
Step 1: Prepare the Template
Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the notebook.
Step 2: Cut Out the Leather
Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.Be careful not to cut your fingers!
Step 3: Materials Needed
These are all the materials you will need to complete the project.
Step 4: Put Plastic Boards
Put plastic boards on the leather with glue.
Step 5: Glue the Inside Pockets
Glue the two inside pockets onto the inside of the leather.
Step 6: Glue the Inside Penholder
Glue the inside penholder.
Step 7: Draw the Seam Line
Draw a line to show the sewing line.At this time, draw a line about 3mm away the sewing line from the edge.
Step 8: Draw the Seam Line for the Notebook Jacket and Pierce It With a Hammer
At this time, draw a line on the notebook jacket to make the sewing line.Pierce it with a hammer on the sewing line.
Step 9: Make a Wax Cord
Make a wax cord. This cord is hemp.
Step 10: Sew It
After the glue has dried, sew it with the wax cord.
Step 11: Sew It
Sew it on the spine of the notebook jacket.
Step 12: Polish the Leather Edge
Apply oil to the leather edge and polish it with the stick of the wood.