Saturday, 30 January 2021

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Nigezza Creates aka Gez, Independent Stampin' Up® Demonstrator 


Thank you for visiting my blog, I really do appreciate it. I am bringing you another Junk Journal tutorial. I know I usually do this on a Wednesday but I have decided to bring them twice a week. I seem to be spending more time doing them while in lockdown so thought I'd do more tutorials, I hope you enjoy them as much as me. This is the third of the  tutorials for the journal I made using the Artymaze kit, Vintage Days. I am making 2 more journals and will be making tutorials for each of the different pockets and tags I made. This tutorial is for tags. I am using an idea I saw on YouTube by Purple Poppy. It is using book pages as the base of the tag and covering it with a paper napkin (serviette). Loved this idea and I crafted along with her and used the Vintage Days kit to decorate. 

The video tutorial is split into two parts ....I did not realise that not all the videos had saved so had to add part two later ... I do not watch my videos back so didn't notice for a while! 

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins




Measurements and Materials

  • A double layer of book pages were stuck together
  • One paper napkin was glued on top
    • I used watered down PVA glue & a few drops of Vintage Photo re-inker
    • A tip from Purple Poppy
  • After it dried I trimmed the edges and cut into tags 
  • Each tag was backed with tea dyed paper
  • The tags were now like card stock
  • I decorated with a vintage photo and ephemera from the kit plus either a ripped bit of vintage book page or music page
  • Back of tag was stamped with scrip stamp from Stampin' Up! Very Versailles
  • 2" wide tags were punched with the Stampin' Up! Delightful Tag Topper Punch
  • Eyelets and ribbon added to finish them off


Now watch the video tutorial to see how this was made :-) 

Video Tutorial



Click below to see the video tutorial :-)




Part 2



Time for the closeups!

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins

Vintage Days Junk Journal Tags From Book Pages & Paper Napkins



I have created a play list on my youtube channel called 'Artymaze Vintage Days Journal so all the tutorials will be easy to find. '


I hope you like this project and will give it a try. To make sure you don't miss any of my projects why not subscribe to my YouTube channel, follow my blog and subscribe to my newsletter? I will be back tomorrow, until then ...

Happy Crafting!

Gez xxx 

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