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Lay Flat Journal - Unlined Journal - Blue and Pink Cherry Blossoms - Japanese Chiyogami Paper - 160 Pages - handmade by Ruth Bleakley

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This beautiful small journal was handmade by bookbinder Ruth Bleakley. I'm delighted to introduce this lovely Plum Blossom journal to my line of Chiyogami Journals! "Chiyogami" is the name of this type of Japanese handmade paper that I used for the covers on the book. It was popular in the late 1800's as gift wrap in the royal court, and is still made by hand today!

This summer I had the once in a lifetime experience of appearing on Japanese reality TV to visit the factory where this type of paper is made. I even got to make some! Read all about it at : www.bit.ly/JapanShow1

Measurements: 4.5"x6"
Pages: 160 (front and back)

It has dense bookboard covers that won't warp even in the most humid of climates. It contains 160 pages of gorgeous speckled creamy filler paper that I'm so excited about! It's made by a family-owned paper mill called French Paper Co. in Michigan that makes only 100% recycled papers using earth-friendly hydro-electric power.

Photos don't do this gorgeous book justice, I promise you'll love it even more in real life. The colorful covers are made from layers of paint, and you can feel them under your fingertips.

This beautiful journal can have many uses, and makes a great gift for writers, artists, students, musicians, book lovers and anyone who appreciates gorgeous paper.

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Here are some other great ideas for using this journal:

~ Daily Gratitude Journal ~
Every day write three good things that happened to you.

~ Prayer Journal ~
Write your prayers and revisit them months later to reflect.

~ Food Journal ~
Keep track of your daily food intake for more mindful eating.

~ Family Journal ~
Write daily update to look back on how your whole family grew together.

~ Baby Journal ~
Track baby's first year as they grow and change every day, week or month!

~ Travel Journal ~
Bring it with you on your big trip - collect ticket stubs, photos and other memorabilia

~Art Journal ~
Combine your love of sketching with documentation of your vacation, school day or everyday life.

~ Bullet Journal ~
Bullet Journaling is a lovely low-tech way to organize your life - google it!
This beautiful small journal was handmade by bookbinder Ruth Bleakley. I'm delighted to introduce this lovely Plum Blossom journal to my line of Chiyogami Journals! "Chiyogami" is the name of this type of Japanese handmade paper that I used for the covers on the book. It was popular in the late 1800's as gift wrap in the royal court, and is still made by hand today!

This summer I had the once in a lifetime experience of appearing on Japanese reality TV to visit the factory where this type of paper is made. I even got to make some! Read all about it at : www.bit.ly/JapanShow1

Measurements: 4.5"x6"
Pages: 160 (front and back)

It has dense bookboard covers that won't warp even in the most humid of climates. It contains 160 pages of gorgeous speckled creamy filler paper that I'm so excited about! It's made by a family-owned paper mill called French Paper Co. in Michigan that makes only 100% recycled papers using earth-friendly hydro-electric power.

Photos don't do this gorgeous book justice, I promise you'll love it even more in real life. The colorful covers are made from layers of paint, and you can feel them under your fingertips.

This beautiful journal can have many uses, and makes a great gift for writers, artists, students, musicians, book lovers and anyone who appreciates gorgeous paper.

---> ---> ---> ---> ---> ---> ---> ---> ---> ---> ---> ---> ---> --->

Here are some other great ideas for using this journal:

~ Daily Gratitude Journal ~
Every day write three good things that happened to you.

~ Prayer Journal ~
Write your prayers and revisit them months later to reflect.

~ Food Journal ~
Keep track of your daily food intake for more mindful eating.

~ Family Journal ~
Write daily update to look back on how your whole family grew together.

~ Baby Journal ~
Track baby's first year as they grow and change every day, week or month!

~ Travel Journal ~
Bring it with you on your big trip - collect ticket stubs, photos and other memorabilia

~Art Journal ~
Combine your love of sketching with documentation of your vacation, school day or everyday life.

~ Bullet Journal ~
Bullet Journaling is a lovely low-tech way to organize your life - google it!

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(179)
Reviewed by verotorres
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 3, 2018
Beautiful little journal, highly recommend!
Purple Crane Journal with Japanese Yuzen Paper - handmade by Ruth Bleakley

Reviewed by Amber Alexander
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 3, 2018
I love this journal. Beautiful cover. Lovely stitching. Shipped quicky. I will be ordering more in the future.
Goldfish Gift, Gift for a Writer, Lay Flat Journal - Handmade by Ruth Bleakley - 160 Page Unlined Journal

Reviewed by Nina Jean Rogers
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 28, 2018
Beautiful journal, can’t wait to start using it.
Unlined Journal - Lay Flat Journal - Marbled/Marbelized Gray and Gold - 160 pages - handbound by Ruth Bleakley

Reviewed by Cathy Chapin
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 21, 2018
Absolutely beautifully made small journal. This was packaged very creatively and I received it quickly. I have loved using it and will definitely make future purchases!
Unlined Journal - Lay Flat Journal - Green blue Marbled/Marbelized Paper - 160 pages - handbound by Ruth Bleakley

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Lay Flat Journal - Unlined Journal - Blue and Pink Cherry Blossoms - Japanese Chiyogami Paper - 160 Pages - handmade by Ruth Bleakley

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Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: blank unlined journal, handmade by Ruth Bleakley, lays flat when open, 160 pages, high quality recycled filler paper
  • Feedback: 179 reviews
  • Favorited by: 5 people
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