Bullet journaling has been around for some time, but its popularity has recently increased. I believe, because it not only organizes you but allows creativity. Bullet journals run the gamut from to do list system to diary to tracker to journaling. So it really takes planners to a whole new level. Interested in starting a bullet journal, but not sure where to begin? I’ve compiled a list of steal-worthy, brilliant bullet journal ideas to get you started. Included is inspiration for layout designs, page ideas, doodles, and more. If you don’t have a bullet journal yet, then hopefully these will inspire your creative side. Let me know what you think!
What you need so you can start:
Before you move into the lovely bullet journal spreads I have to show you, I want to recommend some of the products I use for my own bullet journaling. This post on bullet journal ideas contains affiliate links, which means I may earn some money if you click on one. Read the full disclaimer here.
- This is the exact Bullet Journal I use.
- These are the markers I personally use. You can go with fancy Tombows, but I like these.
- These are the stencils I use. I like these, because they are metal with their own case.
- This is the washi tape I use. I like skinny tape.
Just Getting Started?
Start here with Bullet Journaling 101, because it's a game changer. This will help you with how to set up a bullet journal, also things to put in a bullet journal. Then there's bullet journal icons, and bullet journal organization. Plus, so much more!
Bullet Journal Keys
One of the first steps in setting up your bullet journal setting up your key. The layouts below will give you some inspiration on what to include. However, you should feel free to make it your own.
Bullet Journal Doodle Inspiration for Headers, Banners, Page Breaks and More!
What I love most about a bullet journal is that they contain all the information to keep your life organized and allows your creativity to expand. Here’s some inspiration on what type of doodles to include, also how to title, date, etc.
From zealous mom
From zealous mom
From Page Flutter
From Sweet Planit (Loads of doodles! Check them out!)
Daily Layout Ideas for Your Bullet Journal
The most used layout is the daily layout where you will literally be organising your life. Here are some gorgeous layout ideas to spark your creativity.
Bullet Journal Page Ideas
Customize your bullet journal to you with page ideas. I started you with a list of ideas for different bullet journal pages you can add and some ideas on layouts.
From jihi elephant
From Sublime Reflection
Whether you're just starting out with planners or have already started a bullet journal, these are some of my favorites I hope you found helpful. The beauty of Bullet Journals is that there is no cookie cutterr solution for everyone to follow. These awesome ideas are just inspiration to use as a springboard for your own enviable concepts. I'm already jealous over the incredible spreads you are going to come up with!
Share your favorite ideas below and why you like them. Do you have any unique ideas of your own? Share them in the comments!