Peel off backing of sticky strip and fold over the front cover so that the two ends (that fold in toward the inside of the folder) adhere to the back cover of the holder. (the third picture in this group shows what the front of the holder will look like when closed) Decorate the front of holder how you choose.
Take your 4.25"x1.25" piece of paper and stamp if you choose. (or just use patterned paper)
Turn stamped piece of paper over and apply sticky strip.
Insert pen in holder and there you have it. . .your very own notepad holder complete with pen!