Hey there! :D I’m back with a little update! First of all I’d like to thank you all for helping me reach 500 followers on this blog! I never thought I could make it this far! A lot of you have been with me from the very beginning! Thanks for all the support! <3 It means the world to me!
A few days ago I went to a convention with my mother and grandmother called “Country Life” in Ghent. We’d never been there and decided to go and have a look. It was mostly about furniture and decoration, but there was this one cute stationery stand! It was the last year they would be there, as they’re closing up their store! They had some really cute stationery, that I just couldn’t pass by… :p Here are some pictures!
First of all, there was this super cute address book! I just love this kind of vintage look! :D Esecially with the passport & postcard on there! Since I have my own place now, I thought this could come in quite handy. ;)
These, I could NOT ignore! :D I mean look at that cute chubby cheff with his fabulous moustache. How can one pass these by? They’re also super tiny! Honestly I wish I would’ve bought some more! :o
These were the last things I bought at this lovely stand. I thought the memoblock on the left was pretty fun with the “huh?” :D And it just happened to be two for the price of one, so I grabbed the foodie one aswell!
Finding unique stationery like this really makes me very happy. :) I did not expect to find anything at that convention, but was caught by suprise by this cute stand. Too bad they’re closing the store.. well, that concludes this little update! More to come. :D
Before I talk about my new video, it’s time to anounce the winner of my “random clumsy giveaway”! :D The person that is lucky to receive the cards that I accidentally bought double (yep!) is: DOVIE!
Now for the video! :D
Those that follow me on instagram know that I recently got my first midori traveler’s notebook inserts! Which I am super stoked about. Although I love the inserts, the cover is a bit to plain for me. Therfore I decided to personalise them and decorate them to my hearts content! Here’s a picture of how they turned out on the front!
Yess, they are very colorful, just the way I like it! If you’re curious to see how the back looks like, I show you that in the video! Now what is the video about? I know some of you sometimes don’t know how to get started when it comes to decorating inserts, plannerpages,… So I’ve decided to record how I decorated one of these inserts. I talk about the goodies I use following by me decorating the inserts. If you’re curious, here’s the video below! :D
That’s it for this little update! :D I hope you guys enjoy it and had a great weekend!
Hey there! :D
I’m back with the video that I promised you!! So you all know I’ve made my own passport sized paperdori about 2 weeks ago, and have been using it as my planner! (That setupvideo is already online :D) And I planned on making you a DIY video of how I made my paperdori! So here it is! So if you’re looking for an alternative to leather notebooks or just a cheaper dori in general, this is perfect for you! You can use your favorite scrapbook paper and turn it into your own unique paperdori! :D I had so much fun making another paperdori! This time with the travel theme! Here’s a closeup:
I’m very happy with how it turned out, despite all my clumsiness.. (if you watch the video, you’ll get what I mean). :p
If you want to try making one yourself check out the video down below! :D I hope you’ll enjoy it as much as I did making it!
Hey there! :D I hope everyon’s having a great weekend so far! :3 I’m very excited to share with you that I’ve been using a new planner! (suprise, suprise. :p ) I wanted to try make a more affordable yet still cute Midori traveler’s notebook style planner! So I used my favorite scrapbookpaper & plasticfoil and this was the result!
Now, ofcourse you all know I always share my planner setup with you and give you guys a little peek! So I’ve done the same with this new planner! If you’re interested as to how I set it up, here’s the video below! :D Enjoy
Ps: I will be making a DIY video on how to make this kind of affordable paperdori! So subscribe & stay tuned for that!
Seeing my by blog and youtubechannel grow little by little thanks to everybody’s support really makes me a very happy person! :D So before I tell you what this post is about I want to thank you all for the kind support and feedback! ;) Every little comment and like counts to me! Because of this I’ve decided to put some more things into the ‘freebies’ section of this blog! Therefore I decided to design some free printable Journal Cards (Project life cards)! :D
I had a lot of fun coming op with simple doodle inspired black&white designs! Here is an overview of the journal cards I’ve designed so far and that I will put on the blog!
It was a real creative challenge, but so much fun! You can see the desings are very simple, but you all know I love simple designs thehe. ;) Anyway the whole point of this doodly black&white theme is that you can add some color to the journal cards yourself! So, where can you download these? You can find them in the header: “planner freebies” section! It’s a word document on A4 paper (which you can change to lettersized paper) ! All you have to do is download them, print them on thick paper and cut them out ! :D Then they are free to use for whatever little project!
Want me to design some more free journal cards? Please let me know in the comments below! :D I would love to come up with more designs! Also, please share me your thoughts and if you like them! ;)
When you use the journal cards and post pictures on Instagram feel free to add the #Jessjc or #Jumpyjess ! Because I would love to see how you use these journal cards! :D
Now! I’ve made a video where I talk about the Journal cards and show you some examples of how to decorate them! Here is the video if you’re interested:
Again, let me know if you’d like more! :D Bye!
Hey there! :3 To make up for the mini-hiatues I’ m posting some more this week, as you might have noticed! I did a little experiment on a lovely passport case I found at the “Flying Tiger shop” for 2 euros! It fit the traveler’s theme so well that I decided to try to turn it into a traveler’s notebook! And here are some pictures of how it turned out! :
I’m pretty happy with how it turned out! :) I didn’t have any other color elastic, but I feel like it fits well! What do you think about this Converted Passport case? I would love to hear!
If you’d like to know how I did it, check out the video down below! It’s an easy DIY and you don’t need much! When you happen to stumble on that one great passport case, you could try it out! I would love to see what yours would end up like! :) Thanks everybody for the support and enjoy the video!
I have received the cutest happy mail ever from Hannah! I feel very spoiled! :D I’m gonna have to try my best to try to top this and give her something great in return. I’ll put down the pictures down below here! But first, here’s a link to her cute Instagram: https://instagram.com/planner_bunny/ Check this out!! Click on the pictures to see them in a larger view. ;)
First of all, the happy mail arrived in this very cutely decorated package! Ever since I saw the picture on instagram I’ve been so curious to know what goodies would be inside. For those who are curious, here’s the content!
Look at these stickers! I absolutely love them! There’s just a thing about kawaii stickers. :3 I can’t have enough of them!
She also gave me these flower labels! :D
And these really cute and lovely notebooks in different sizes! :D Can’t wait to use these.
Aside from those she also gave me soft colored pencils and some cute scrapbookpaper! :) I love how it’s shaped like a flower!
She also wrote a little note on this cute frog card!
Look at those bow paperclips! o.O I am so crazy about these! :D They will fit perfect in all my planners <3
This little keychain is definitely the most precious thing in the Happy mail. Hannah actually made this herself! it’s a character from the movie “My next-door neighbour, Totoro” from StudioGhibli. It is so adorable and sweet! I feel very lucky to have gotten one of her handmade items!
It has come down to the last few things inside! These very lovely Washi tape and adorable lama erasers!
This conclude this gorgeous and cute happy mail! :D I can honestly say I squeeled so many times while opening this happy mail and am still super happy and excited about it! I’m very happy I got into swapping happy mail and can’t wait to receive and send out more! Hannah, I will definitely try not to let you down in the happy mail! :D I will try my best to make you this happy and excited!
As some of you know, I have been trying out another kind of planner lately! Stepping away from the ringbound planners and trying something different. I was very excited about this little project! I actually made my own version of the “Midori traveler’s notebook” (from my mother’s handbag)! I am pretty happy how it turned out and for now love using it! If you’re curious to see how I’ve set mine up, check out the video below! I would love to hear what you all think about it! Does anyone else have a midori traveler’s notebook? :)
Enjoy the video!
It’s been a while since I’ve last updated my youtube/blog! There has been a lot going on in my life the couple of weeks, that I will definitely tell you all more about, once I feel ready to share it! But before that, here’s another video! I’ve been noticing that the planner comunity is growing so much everyday, so I decided to make a video for beginner planners (also experienced ones) on how to decorate your planner pages! Lots of people ask me, what kind of stuff I use to decorate my planner pages, or how to get started? Therefore I made this little video for you guys! I hope you enjoy it and gives you some ideas! ;)
That’s it for this little update! Next week I’ll be anouncing the winner of the giveaway, so stay tuned for that! For now, see you all later! ;)
PS: The next video will be a setup video about my homemade “Midori traveler’s notebook”! :D