If money’s tight, you can still join in National Stationery Week by going DIY! Here’s some easy kawaii stationery ideas that you can make at home without spending much on supplies.
Get your desk organised by hiding all your clutter inside a kawaii fridge! This adorable organiser by Arte y Salud en Casa is made from cardboard and you can decorate it any way you like. If you enjoy that, the same channel has more cardboard crafts.
These DIY fruit bulletin boards by Tell Love and Party will add some colour to a wall or shelf and give you a space to display favourite photos, art and reminders. They’re made from cheap IKEA placemats and you could add a face for extra kawaii.
If you’re a sewist looking to use up some of your supply stash, how about a happy mail pencil case by Wild Olive at Handmade Charlotte? I really love the details like the fabric stamp and postmark monogram. Just don’t get confused and post your pencils!
Stationery queen Kaila shows you how to make an easy accordian journal from paper and washi tape at RainbowholicTV. There’s also some tips and ideas for how to decorate and fill it.
Free is always a great price and this Super Cute Printable Stationery Set by Sugarhai is free for anyone that joins their mailing list. It’s got a kawaii rainbows and cupcakes design with writing paper, envelopes, liners and seals.
Marceline is the co-founder and editor of Super Cute Kawaii and author of The Super Cute Book of Kawaii. She also designs cute character goods as Asking For Trouble. Having visited Japan five times, Marceline is enormously inspired by all things Japanese and especially loves bunnies, space and any kind of food object with a happy face.