8 Reasons to Start a Washi Tape Gratitude Journal


I’ve decided to go for a short and simple washi tape gratitude journal instead of preparing some sort of personal journal.

8 reasons to start your washi tape gratitude journal


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This is because…

#1 – our washi tape collection is growing.  We aim to use them all… well, at least open the packages and try out all the types.

#2 the notebook that you see at the moment is a used one.  It still has quite a number of left-over pages.  So why not continue using it?  Plus, the paper is thin enough to let your washi tape stash shine through.

#3 one to four different kinds of decorative tapes will be featured on one page.  Not only will you be able to make use of them, you also get to see which one you have.  Another way to catalog them!

#4 – you can design however way you wish.  You can match the tapes by colors or by theme.  Or, just mix and match them.  You might encounter some marvelous combinations.

#5 – some pictures from washi tapes can be cut out and used as stickers.   Or, use other embellishments to jazz up the page even more.

#6 – this easy washi tape gratitude journal can be applied as a guide book before moving on to bigger projects like card making and scrapbooking especially if you are new to crafting.

#7 – you can also test the adhesive for the tapes.  Those that I tried so far stick pretty well on paper like this.

#8 – I personally experienced some really good outcome by writing a daily gratitude journal.  It somehow shifted the way I think like being a more happy and positive person.  But I kind of stopped writing when other things in life get in the way.  Hence, why not continue doing this and combining with washi tapes?


You can write and journal or simply add some inspiring pictures in the notebook.

As such, my journal is a mixture of quotes in English and/or Chinese, affirmations and pictures.

However, the details of the brands and deco tapes will not be covered in such posts as that will be mentioned in other articles.

Some of the masking tapes which showcased in this journal can be purchased from our web store (no longer available but you can still get through my affiliate links).

Some are just our own collection.  We will post the links in the articles if relevant.  Therefore, do come back and find out!

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How does your washi tapes+gratitude journal look like?  Simple?  Fancy?  Lots of text or pictures?  Can’t wait to find out yours!


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