5. Cut a piece of cardboard from your cereal box to make the cover. I made mine ¼ inch bigger than the pages all the way around, plus I added spine allowance. My spine allowance was ⅛ inch, so the final measurements of my cover were 10 ⅛ inches by 4 ¾ inches.
6. Cut a piece of decorative paper about ¾ inch larger all the way around than the cardboard. Glue the cardboard to the back center of the decorative paper.