What's your name? Describe yourself in one sentence.
My name is Kayla, I'm a busy mom of twin boys who loves anything DIY, and also runs my own blog design shop!
Who did you make this quiet book for?
I made this quiet book for my 2 year old niece, Myah!
What's your level of sewing experience?
Not beginner, but not intermediate :/
How long did it take you?
It took me probably close to 30+ hours all together, and it took me about 3 months to finish.
Did you use any templates?
I didn't use any template, I just looked for ideas online and mimicked them! A lot of my pages were just random, thought up pages.
How did you bind your quiet book?
I used metal rings that were attached to a spine of the cover to hold it all together. Each page had 2 metal hoops that I attached in them which slipped onto the metal rings on the spine.
What material are the pages made out of?
I used all felt so I didnt have to worry about fraying ends!
What other materials did you use?
Buttons, a zipper, a lock and key, pipe cleaner, snaps, velcro, and thread. I also added a notepad and crayons to one of the pages.
How much did all the supplies cost you?
I didn't keep track! But I would think somewhere in the ball park of $20. Most of the supplies I had on hand, I thrifted all of the velcro, snaps, thread, zipper, and the rest I purchased from the dollar store! Frugal was my aim :)
What's your favorite page? Why?
I have two favorite pages, and this is why: the Hello Kitty page was specially made for my niece because she is completely obsessed with Hello Kitty, so A LOT of love went into that page dreaming it up and creating it! BUT, that being said, I think the rainbow page was my favorite because it had the most detail. I would not, however, create that page ever again and HIGHLY suggest that if you create that page, that you have a ton of patience!
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