Access to a paper cutter is a big help.
materials and a finished reckless sketchbook
materials for a reckless sketchbook
I use un-precious materials for a reckless sketchbook. This insures that I won’t be too intimidated to actually use it! I often fill out pages before I even put a cover on them. I use various nice or trashy packing paper thrown out from boxes of the books we received at work (GA State Univ. Library).