3. About a half inch from the folded edge I sewed the book together andthen tied the ends.
and they look like this when they are finished:
Now for the finishing touches for the book making kit: Add cute erasers and pencils, fun stickers, colored pencils, crayons, and a pencils sharpener.
The last thing I decided to do was take a pencil pouch and add velcro dots to it and stick it to the back of the lid so it can be removed easily but then put back when my little princess is done creating. My boys liked it so much I think I will be making a boy version soon!