I have had so many new people to journaling ask about this, so I am going to try and give a small list of items I needed when starting my journaling journey. These are not all a must, but made my life much easier. And of course they all do not need to be purchased at the same time. Most of these items we now carry in our store, which will be linked below the items, but there may also be a few links to my Amazon store if it is something we are not carrying at the moment. Thanks so much, I hope this helps. E
***Along with the items below you will need some things you might already have around your house or you can find at the local library. Such as: Old magazines, old book pages, old book covers, material for material covers, die cut images, dyed paper ( use just regular copy paper and dye with your inks or food coloring if you don't have anything else).
Singer Large Eye Hand Needles W/Magnet Assorted 12/Pkg
SINGER-Large Eye Hand Needles. Large eye needles are perfect for tapestry, wool roving, yarns, stray, ribbons, heavy threads and more. These needles are affixed to a base in the usual way but what makes this item special is the base is a vivid red flower. The back of the flower is magnetic so your needle pack will be close at hand on a nearby metallic surface. This package contains twelve needles sizes 18 to 22 and one 2-7/8in diameter red Dahlia magne
Tim Holtz Clear Ruler
Clear acrylic ruler features a grid background for perfect placement, a center measuring guide, a straight edge for drawing lines, a metal edge for cutting and evenly spaced holes for paper piercing
Fiskars Easy Action Titanium Micro-Tip Scissors 5"
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