Free Halloween Cat Calendar Divider for your planner + Paperclip

It’s time to discover the new printable calendar divider I’ve prepared for October!

Now that I’ve moved from France to California I can see even more how big Halloween is here in USA and so of course it seems only fit to dedicate this month’s calendar divider to Halloween theme.

I’ve been here for 3 weeks now and we’re still settling in. I’ve been struggling with a pretty bad internet connection but this should get resolved soon and hopefully in october i’ll have more time (and a better internet connection) to create more things for Lovely Planner. But anyway, I wanted to make sure you’ll get this month’s calendar in time!

I really hope you like this month’s calendar! Let me know what you think!

 



Depending on where you punch your holes and how you place your divider in your planner you can get a different look: visible or not when your planner is closed. Plus, you punch holes yourself so this divider can fit in any type of planner!

On top of being cute, this calendar divider is also functional. It quickly gives you a whole month view, can help you find your page and is even more helpful to have around if you use an undated planner. Nobody likes to get dates mixed up.

Double sided divider:

The PDF file also includes a mirrored verso of the divider.

That means that you can actually have the mirrored divider on the back of your calendar. Glue both sides together before laminating it and punching holes in it!
You don’t necessarily have to use it if you don’t want your divider to be cute on both sides.

Plus, if you laminate your divider, you can use the verso to write important dates!

I’m going to laminate my calendar and use a Staedtler non permanent Lumocolor pen to write important dates, notes or to dos on the back of my calendar ( the side with the blank elephant-verso). What I like about this pen is that it doesn’t smear like a whiteboard pen would. Plus, you can simply erase by swiping it with a wet napkin. Alternatively you can also use a Staedtler permanent Lumocolor pen, but you’ll need alcohol to rub off your writings. The pens I have are in size F. I’m going to write an article on this erasable system!

I plan on using a different animal (or other cute thing) shape every month, according to the season, etc.

I first noticed this type of calendar divider idea on one of @brunella_bi instagram post and now I’m hooked!

How to download this free printable?

Every month, the calendar divider+paperclips file is for subscribers only.
So, if you’ve already subscribed to the newsletter, you can download this free printable in the freebie library.
You can also check your mailbox, as I’m sending it directly in subscribers mailboxes every month!
The password to access the free printable library is reminded at the end of every newsletter I send.

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All the free printables I share on Lovely Planner are meant for PERSONAL USE ONLY.

This means:

  •  you can’t use my free printables for commercial purposes,
  • you can’t modify or claim them as your own,
  • nor can you share my files directly. If you want to share a file, please send a link to the related article on my website but don’t share or send the file on its own.

I spend a lot of time creating these files that I share for free with you all, so thank you for understanding and respecting these few simples rules 🙂

This Halloween Cat calendar divider + paperclips printable includes:

1 PDF file with:

  • 1 School Bus calendar divider – September 2017 (recto)
  • 1 mirrored School Bus divider (verso)
  • 1 matching paper clip

 



Supplies and instructions:

This “DIY” to create your monthly calendar divider is pretty self explanatory but basically, you’ll need:

  • thick paper like cardstock paper, or else your divider will probably get flimsy
  • printable file (subscribe to download)
  • a printer (if you’re curious I have a Canon Pixma 5550, it’s a pretty simple one, but I can’t find it anywhere on any US website, so here’s the top rated printers under 100$ on Amazon)
  • scissors (or cutting machine) – the shapes are really simple so using scissors is probably just as quick!
  • hole puncher
  • Optional : a laminator (if you want to keep them clean longer, this will also make them a little stronger)

Just reading the supplies list should make you guess what you have to do now:

  1. Download the PDF file, resize if needed
  2. Print it on cardstock paper
  3. Cut each shape with your scissors
  4. Optional: if you want to add the background to the calendar, glue recto & verso together
  5. Laminate them if you want to
  6. Enjoy all month long!

If you prefer to use your Silhouette machine, the steps are just slightly different :

  1. Download the pdf file
  2. Open the pdf in Silhouette software directly if you have the Designer Edition. If you have the basic software, fear not and turn the PDF into a jpeg first, using this website. You can resize in Silhouette if you want.
  3. Trace the design
  4. Use the Print and cut function through your Silhouette software.
  5. Optional: if you want to add the background to the calendar, glue recto & verso together
  6. Laminate them if you want to
  7. Enjoy!

How to assemble your paperclips?

  1. Cut each paperclip
  2. Laminate (don’t glue recto and verso together before laminating, laminate both sides individually)
  3. cut again around each laminated paper clip
  4. Use a hot glue gun to stick each side of the paperclip

Don’t forget to also have a look at other planner freebies I shared on the blog!

If you use this free printable planner calendar divider and paperclips, I’d be happy to see what you do with it! Feel free to comment down bellow, tag me/follow me on instagram (@lovelyplannerblog) or use the hashtag #lovelyplanner 🙂

Important note: All the free printables I share on Lovely Planner are only meant for personal use and can at no point be used for commercial purposes.


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8 comments

    • Maddie (Lovely Planner) says:

      You can download this printable (and all the others) from the Free printables library 😉 These monthly calendar dividers are for newsletter subscribers only. You’ll receive a password to access the freebies library when you subscribe to the newsletter.

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