I found this $10.00 journal at Target and I thought it was so cute that I almost bought it. After my feral impulse buy subsided, I realized that it was just a regular old journal with fabric and buttons on it.
You can save ten bucks by adding buttons to a strip of fabric, then following this guide on how to cover a journal, book or notebook with fabric:
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