I don't know what else to call what I did except a "Journal Headband". It's so easy! You will need a plain journal (these came in a pack at Target), a 2 inch strip of fabric (the length will depend on the size of your journal), elastic, an exacto knife, sewing machine and glue gun.
First, you want to make a tube by sewing the fabric right sides together.
If you want to add a flower, do so now before attaching it to the journal.
Next, fold the ends under and insert a small piece of elastic into each end. Sew closed.
Take the knife and make 2 slits in the back cover.
Insert the elastic and pull tight.
Attach with a hot glue gun, you want the elastic to be pulled very tight or the headband will be too loose.
Here is how it should look from the back.
And you are done! A cute journal headband you made yourself! You can check out how I fixed up journal #1 and journal #2 if interested!
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