January 13, 2013

* Journal Binding

Finally got my journal together today. Haven't finished decorating the inside covers - so will only show you the binding and the outside. Double Diamond Stitch, the newest stitch in my repertoire, learned in Ticket to Venice with Mary Ann Moss. I only had red book binding in stock which I was a little disappointed in for this particular book because of the maroon corners on the journal, however I'll get used to it. A fun binding to learn and execute.



That's all for today.  Thanks for stopping by. 

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to 

live forever.” 
― Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi 
  

10 comments:

  1. This looks very complicated, but makes a gorgeous finish. Do you have to stitch through all your layers each time? Great work, Donna1 It's snowing here again! Hugs, Valerie

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  2. Wow! This looks so cool! I love it!

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  3. Fabulous look, Donna! I have no idea how you would even begin such a project, beautiful finish though!

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  4. Your book turned out wonderful. Mary Ann's classes are wonderful.

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  5. love the look of your binding Donna, That's so cool! Maybe someday I'll stitch one together.
    hugs Lynn

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  6. J love how you have bound your book. I am not going near the computer much. I will get back to it soon. Luv Donna

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  7. fab!! I am jealous--I want to learn this too! Is this a special journal with a theme? Are you making more? Have fun!!!

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  8. Hi Donna, love the binding for your 2013 journal and ALLOW will be fun to work in. I will be making a journal via the Creative Souls group (Moonlight Journey). I have the cover selected but that's as far as I've gotten. It will need to be covered, signatures added before I can even begin. It should be a fun "experiment" for me.

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  9. Fabulous new stitch...Love your 2013 life guide word...allow. Such a powerful word1

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