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I recently got some vintage National Geographic magazines, CitraSolv and Matte Acrylic Spray.. Not sure I'm doing this correctly, as some pages bled well
Junk journal embellishments can be made with a variety of recycled items. See some unique ideas here.
Here's a lovely lady in a gorgeous cashmere opera cloak from a December 1876 issue of Harper's Bazar Magazine. Look at the embroidery detail! Download
This beautiful image is one of my favorites from a very precious book in my collection entitled 'The Popular Art Instructor' published in 1887. I found
Another beautiful architecture image from the Byzantine era. Download here.
See how I reinforce vintage book spines when making junk journals, the materials I like and a few ways I make and attach a hidden spine.
When making junk journals there are different glues/adhesives that work best on different parts of the journal.
Junk journal videos filled with tips and ideas
Here's another beautiful botanical graphic from the mid 1800's. It's called the 'Mimusops Dissecta'. I wasn't able to find much info on it. Download here.
Raid your junk drawers and dig out your old jewelry boxes. You'll surely find broken and discarded junk that can be re-purposed. Here are a few ideas