Aged Notebook

Aged Notebook

Posted 2013-11-14 by Bastion Harrisonfollow


Have a go at making your own notebook that looks like it has been preloved by someone from a long time ago.

Art and Craft Supplies

  • A4 paper
  • Ribbon
  • Hole punch
  • 2 tsp instant coffee
  • Mug
  • Boiling water
  • Tray
  • Paper towels

  • Method



  • Depending on how many pages you want your notebook to be, take some A4 paper and align them together.



  • Fold the paper down the middle so that it looks like a book.



  • Use a hole punch to create two holes along the rim.



  • Make small tears in the paper, crumple it all up, and unfold it again.



  • Place the paper in a tray.



  • Put two teaspoons of instant coffee in a mug, pour in the boiling water, and stir.



  • Pour a small amount of the coffee into the tray so that the paper colours.
  • Leave the paper to soak up the liquid for five minutes, the drain the excess coffee.



  • Place the paper inside paper towels, and allow it to absorb any extra liquid.



  • Hang the paper over the radiator to dry for about half an hour.



  • String the ribbon through the holes and tie it up.


  • #paper
    #notebook
    #easy
    #stationery


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