Updated 27 September 2019
It can be so challenging finding inspiration for October bullet journal cover spreads! Fret not, we have you covered! We have updated this post to include a new 20 more amazing spreads that will inspire you to have your best October Bullet journal layout yet!
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As we rapidly approach October 2018 – we know that its a hard month to draw for, most spreads are geared towards Halloween, but in actual fact, not many cultures celebrate or even have Halloween.
Many countries are going into fall and in New Zealand we are heading into Spring! Also many of the themes start gearing towards thanksgiving. So let’s get cracking with these October bullet journal cover spreads!
As October unfurls its golden hues and crisp air, a sense of enchantment fills the atmosphere. It’s a month that whispers of pumpkin patches, haunted tales, and the allure of autumn’s embrace. What better way to embrace the magic than by infusing your bullet journal with captivating October themes? In this blog post, we’ll delve into the art of creating mesmerizing October-inspired spreads that transform your journal into a tapestry of fall wonder.
Our Top 10 favorite October bullet journal cover spreads
Here are some awesome fall accessories for your October spreads!
So let's talk about some interesting October based facts!
- The name October has been derived from the Latin “Octo” which means eight because October was the eighth month of the year, according to the Roman calendar. It was called Winterfylleth, meaning the “fullness of winter”, by the Anglo-Saxons because it had the first full moon of the winter season.
- Halloween, the spookiest night of the year, is celebrated in a number of countries on October 31, the eve of All Hallows’ Day. It is believed that on this day the spirits can wander the earth freely and children can hop for treats in the neighbourhood in the guise of various costumes. Interestingly, in terms of expenditure, Halloween is second only to the Christmas.
- Also, in the U.S.A., October not only marks the onset of the festive season but is also celebrated as the National Pizza Month, Popcorn Month, Pork Month and Sausage Month.
- fun fact about October cites that the winter is hard if the deer have a grey coat in this month. The colour of the coat depends on the severity of winters.
- Shakespeare, the famous English poet, playwright and actor, has never mentioned October in any of his works. He is widely regarded as the greatest writer and dramatist in the English language.
- October's flower is the calendula.
- Hawaii has a special October event called "the Aloha Festival," sometimes described as the "Mardi Gras of the Pacific."
Some fun October Bullet journal theme ideas
1. A Harvest of Ideas: Cultivating October Themes
October's canvas is vast, offering a multitude of themes to explore. From rustic harvests to eerie nocturnal scenes, delve into the essence of the season and choose a theme that resonates with your heart.
2. Pumpkin Patch Palette: Warmth and Whimsy
Celebrate the quintessential symbol of fall – the pumpkin. Let warm orange hues, earthy browns, and vibrant yellows paint your pages. Create pumpkin doodles, trackers, and headers that evoke the cozy magic of pumpkin patches.
3. Enchanted Woods: Mystical Forests Unveiled
Dive into the world of enchanting forests. Sketch winding trees, delicate leaves, and mystical creatures. Allow your bullet journal to become a portal to a woodland realm where magic lingers in every stroke.
4. Haunting Elegance: Embracing the Spooky
Embrace the eerie allure of October nights. Incorporate haunting elements like bats, ghosts, and spiderwebs. Your bullet journal becomes a realm where darkness and elegance intertwine.
5. Cozy Hygge: Nurturing Warmth and Comfort
Infuse your journal with the Danish concept of hygge – a celebration of coziness and well-being. Use soft colors, warm textures, and images of candles, blankets, and steaming cups of tea to create a haven of comfort.
6. Moonlit Dreams: Nighttime Whispers
Capture the mystique of moonlit nights with celestial themes. Sketch phases of the moon, constellations, and a starry sky. Your bullet journal becomes a sanctuary where dreams take flight under the gentle glow of the moon.
7. Harvest Festivities: Vibrant Autumnal Delights
Celebrate the bountiful harvest with themes of abundance and celebration. Illustrate baskets of fruits, gourds, and vibrant leaves. Let your bullet journal pages exude the vibrancy of the season's offerings.
8. Rustic Farmhouse: Cozy Countryside Charm
Incorporate the rustic charm of a countryside farmhouse. Use elements like wooden textures, plaid patterns, and images of charming barns to evoke a sense of pastoral serenity.
9. Witchy Whimsy: Embracing Magical Realms
Dabble in witchy themes that celebrate the magic of October. Create potion pages, mystical symbols, and spell trackers that capture the essence of enchantment and mystery.
10. Falling Leaves: Nature's Artistry
Pay homage to the falling leaves that paint the landscape. Sketch intricate leaf designs, create leafy wreaths, and incorporate warm, earthy tones that reflect nature's artistry.
Elevate October's Allure in Your Bullet Journal
October invites you to embrace its enchantment and weave it into the fabric of your bullet journal. Each theme becomes a gateway to a different facet of the season – from cozy moments to mysterious nights, from vibrant celebrations to serene natural beauty. As you create your October-inspired spreads, let your heart dance with the magic of the season, and watch as your bullet journal becomes a captivating reflection of October's mesmerizing allure. So, pick up your pen, let your creativity flow, and embark on a journey of October-themed journaling that celebrates the wondrous tapestry of autumn's embrace.
Here are our favorite featured October bullet journal cover spreads
If you are looking for clever October bullet journal ideas, this amazing October cover spread will not disappoint! The watercolor and details on this spread is amazing!
How creative is this October Bullet Journal cover page? Its naughty and really nice!
Loving this line imagery for a simple and minimal October cover page in your bullet journal!
This cute October bullet journal theme is simply adorable!