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Picture of A5 Leather Journal Cover

It seems all that there is a lot of Journal Covers for the Pocket Size (3.5" x 5.5") or A6 size. Although it is hard to come by a cover for an A5 Journal or Sketch Book. So I decided to make my own.

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Veg-Tan Leather 3-4 oz.

Contact Cement

Leather Needles

Unwaxed Thread

Leather Die



Utility Knife

4 mm Leather Stitching Chisel



Leather Grover

Scratch Awl or nail to make the leather

Step 1: Print Out Template

Picture of Print Out Template

Print out the Template

Make sure you print it at 100%

Cut out the Shapes

Tape the two cover pieces together to make one piece.

seamster4 months ago
Very nice!
trouthunter (author)  seamster4 months ago
Thank you, very much appreciated.