In this case, I took the envelopes and stitched three signatures together using the pamphlet stitch. Then I stitched the three signatures together with a variation of the pamphlet stitch. The new journal will now go into one of my new pouches. So easy-peasy! I am thinking I might even take it on vacation to work in when I have a bit of down time. I hate wasting time....even on vacation. Driven!