Ultimate Guide To Junk Journals

Are junk journals full of rubbish? Are they made of what some might consider ‘junk’? This ultimate guide to junk journals answers all your questions.  An essential The guide has information about junk journals. You’ll find details about the materials journals are made from.  Additionally, you will learn what things are inside these books.Firstly, what is…

About Trashy Junk Journals

Learn about trashy junk journals in this article. These books usually contain junk mail, sales catalogues and used envelopes. Other harvested materials such as discarded packaging is prevalent. The covers are salvaged from other books or packaging. Decoration and embellishments come from parcel wrappings. For example, the covers of a journal by Crazy Rebekkah, are…

Content in Junk Journals (What’s Inside?)

What’s inside a junk journal? First and foremost, there are pages! You need pages to hold the content in junk journals. Without pages you can’t add your keepsakes or your story. Pages to write on, to attach photos to, to tuck ephemera into. Pages to enjoy reading after the journal is filled to the brim. How many pages…

Most Popular Junk journals

Junk journals made with mostly new materials are the most popular type. They are favourite junk journals for more people than trashy junk journals are. People make or buy them for gifts, or to celebrate special occasions. If you search online for most popular junk journals, you will find many pages devoted to this favourite…

How to make a junk journal: 8 steps

Instructions for how to make a junk journal abound on the internet. In this article I outline the tools and materials you need as well as eight steps involved in making a junk journal. There will also be links to videos and articles from many talented junk journallers who will help you get started making…

Terms Used in Junk Journals Explained

Common terms used in junk journals and their meanings; Junk journal terms explained and illustrated in pictures. When you start a pursuit of any kind, there a number of new words to learn. In the ‘language’ of the activity you will find new names for things. Sometimes this is referred to as jargon. In junk…

Categories for Junk Journals

A junk journal maker chooses a style or category from some of the many design genres of junk journals to model a journal around. Some of the most common types of junk journals are listed below. When you are designing a junk journal, firstly decide on the type of junk journal you will make. Maybe…