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« on: March 29, 2011 04:12:50 PM »



I have lots of vintage linens -pillowcases, sheets, napkins, hankies, you name it. I think they have such lovely patterns and colors so why not feature them on a little pocket notebook? I've written up a simple tutorial.






cut your folder. you only need the bottom portion.













You can use plain paper, lined paper, scrapbook paper, graph paper, stationary sheets-
 whatever you like








There you have it! I have to give credit to Katherine @http://makingchickensalad.blogspot.com/ for the great diy post on Design*Sponge that inspired this project! You can find it here http://www.designspongeonline.com/2009/08/diy-project-vintage-sheet-file-folders.html

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: March 29, 2011 04:53:44 PM »

Awesome! and great tutorial. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2011 04:59:42 PM »

Fantastic! Love this idea. Thanks for the tutorial!
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« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2011 04:57:37 PM »

thanks for the kind words!
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imera
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2011 10:42:21 AM »

Those are really cute,love the fabric.
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« Reply #5 on: April 12, 2011 10:50:58 PM »

thanks, Imera!
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Linnybelle
« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2011 05:47:43 AM »

That's a great tutorial.  Do the edges of the fabric fray though, after you've cut them?
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« Reply #7 on: April 23, 2011 04:05:01 PM »

Cute idea.  Will try it using your very clear tutorial.  Thanks.
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