Tutorials

Tutorial No. 13 – To-Do Board for Filofax

In Week 9 Weekly Chit Chat, I mentioned that I decided to use the dashboard of my Filofax as a To-Do board instead of just a pretty cover. It works and I never regret that I made this change. Last week when I had some spare time, I re-arranged my dashboard as below to make it neater and prettier.   There are 3 parts in total to form my current dashboard: (images are clickable) Part "1" is a clear fly leaf (you may click here to find out how to make your own flyleaf and page marker) Part "2" need to be wider so you can flip it easily.   Part "3" was made...

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Tutorial No. 12 – A Folding Kanban Productive System

I watched mysummertouch's YouTube Video "Personal Kanban Productivity System in my FILOFAX" last week. I did not know what was Kanban Productive System before. But after I watched that YT video, I fell in love with it. It's a great video, you must check out. I don't like to flip front and back to check what need to do, what is ready to be done etc. So I created my Folding Kanban System with everything in one glance. I am using this to make my Folding Kanban System ~ But you can use any plastic file folders. With or without color is depend on you. You can use paper card too. I choose...

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Philofaxy All Star Guest Post – How to Create Your Own Inventory of Ink Pads

Hi everyone! My name is Jennifer. I blog over at MyPurpleyLife.com and do a number of videos on YouTube.  I am so happy to have been given the chance to guest post for the Philofaxy All Star Tour 2013 here on DIYfish. Since Fish loves DIY tutorials, I though it would be great to share how I keep a catalog of my Ink Pads. How to Create Your Own Inventory of Ink Pads As an avid papercrafter, I have collected a big amount of ink pads throughout a period of time. One has to wonder, how do you keep track of them? What system do you use to keep inventory of so many different varieties of ink pads....

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Tutorial No. 11 – How to make Index Page Marker made (YouTube)

Please note that the Index Page Marker need to be 1cm wider than the page.   Life Mapping - Get Organized, Get Creative    

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Tutorial No.10 – Adjustable Fabric Book Cover D.I.Y.

This is my guess post for My Purpley Life which is a part of Philofaxy All Stars Posts. Pease check -  www.mypurpleylife.com. Thank you Jennifer.  

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Tutorial No.9 – Useful Clear Page Marker for FILOFAX

2 of my Instagram photos have received overwhelming likes. I am using stipee clear book marks and my home made Page Markers in my Finsbury Pink and Malden Aqua. This is the stipee clear book marks Now let me teach you how to make the Clear Page Marker for month, week and today in personal size. The standard Today Page Marker from Filofax is Black. It's quite troublesome when I use this to mark my DO2P, WO2P and MO2P because this will block the view of my day, week and month. So I was thinking, why not make a transparent page marker for my Filos.   What you need? A...

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Tutorial No.8 – Pretty plastic pocket divider for Filofax

Hello friends. How are you? It's been a long time since my last tutorial. I have been busy! I went to central Japan with my family during my son's school holiday. We visited Kobe, Osaka, Kyoto, Nagoya, Hakone, Mt. FUJI, Tokyo. If you like to know more about my trip, you can click here. And I have been busy designing Life Mapping series Inserts for year 2014 too. I will like to keep this as a secrete until I finish the whole series. I believe I am able to launch it next month. I am so busy drawing everyday for that. And I promise you that this series will be a beautiful surprise. Ok, now back...

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Tutorial No.7 – Filofax Divider Page DIY

I've designed some divider pages with Tea Time Theme which you can check out here. And here is the step by step how to make the divider with my designs. I have a bonus for you too ~ Taglines were inspired by Amy Dortch Weimann. Hope you like them. Below is the download link~ Please kindly "LIKE" my Facebook page before download. Thank you <3 How to print There are 2 sides; Print both sides on a white A4 thick Card; (Do NOT check "Fit to print") If your printer can not print thick card, please click here. This is the print out ~ There are tabs all around the design....

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Tutorial No.7 – Cute Tea Time Round Stickers

Who don't like stickers? Fish is a big sticker lover. And today I am going to share with you the Tea Time Round Stickers that I designed. They are cute and I hope you will like them <3 What you need 3/4" circle paper cuter Sticker paper Printable Tea Time Round Stickers How to make Print the stickers on Sticker Paper; Use 3/4" circle paper cuter, align & cut. Remember to turn the cuter up-side-down so you can see through; How to use Use them as stickers. Draw mouth on the face to show your mood; Use them as tabs to mark your pages. Done :D For...

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Tutorial No.5 – How to Make a Magnetic Bookmark

I kept searching for strong magnetic bookmark that is able to hold at least 15 pieces of 80gsm paper. And yesterday, I found this in a stationery shop - a magnetic address notebook. At the moment I was inspired. Why can’t I make a Magnetic Bookmark by myself! Have a look at this magnetic notebook and it has already hold 12 pieces of paper tightly together! What you need: Purchase the magnetic address notebook :) A piece of pretty fabric Super glue Pen knife How? Separate the 2 magnetic covers from the address book; Cut 2 pieces of magnet from the cover. Size...

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