Your new favourite craft project awaits…

It’s time to get lost in a world of junk journals, altered books, easy upcycling projects and more.

Whether you prefer to read blogs, watch videos or learn from the wider community, I’ve got plenty of crafty ideas and inspiration to share with you. So, grab a cuppa, put your feet up and enjoy having a look around.

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    Welcome to House of Mahalo…

    Hey there, I’m Justine! I’m so happy you found me and my little part of the crafting world. I have a bit of an obsession with junk journals and upcycling, so that’s exactly what you’ll find on my website, YouTube channel and shop.

    From showing you how to make ephemera and embellishments for your journals to sharing inspirational ideas for using old books, paper and everything in between, I’m determined to make everyone fall in love with junk journals and crafting.

    And… if you’re ever in any doubt whether you want to join me on my journey, my favourite motto is: “DONE is better than perfect.”

    Need some new supplies or tools to inspire your next project?

    Enchanted Woodland Printable JJ Kit

    My first printable junk journal kit is perfect for scrapbooking, junk journals and many more craft projects – especially if you love nature, mushrooms and fairies!

    Printable Nature Words & Phrases

    Speaking of nature, you can also grab two pages of printable words and phrases for your junk journals and craft projects from me right now.


    Shop from my growing range of junk journal supplies now to get your hands on everything from bundles of vintage papers to grab bags of lace and trims and much, much more.

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