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Fabric-covered mini composition books tutorial

I am addicted to making these! I went to the dollar store and bought 30 mini composition books because they were 3 for a dollar, and I knew I would blow through them. I have made 17 in the last few days even with school starting this week! I work at an elementary school as an aide in the resource room. The kids earn points for working hard, and at the end of each month, they can use their points to buy things at our "store" (which is a bunch of dollar store items that they kids love). They seem to gravitate toward little notebooks, so I thought I'd put these in there to make things more interesting. In another batch, I even made a Minecraft one. I hope they like them! We'll see!

I created templates from cardstock to make it easier to cut these out fast using a rotary cutter. The measurements I include here will fit a 50-sheet mini composition book that is 4.5 inches by 3.25 inches. If your book is a different size, simply open it out and measure, adding 1/4 inch seam…

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