This idea might make your journal more active — a leather cover on it. It will also make it last longer and when you’re finished with it you can remove it and put it on your next journal.
I found this idea from Tidbits where you can read more in detail.
Put a leather cover on your journal
My eyes landed on these manly leather inspiration journals. The covers looked like something John Wayne could have made himself. They were so full of manly cowboy texture and wear. Something that could make a man feel like “a man” when writing in a journal . Know what I mean?
But as most gift shops go – they were way overpriced.