I LOVE making journals! I use mine for keeping track of my knitting notes and inspirations.
-Leslie, Designer and Owner of C’est Lea!
C’est Lea! handmade books and journals are great for writing down the events in your life you want to remember, journal keeping or perfect as a special gift for that special person.
Art Nouveau Lady
This vintage inspired journal is hand bound with the coptic stitch. It has 7 signatures which include 42 pages (double-sided) for a total of 84 unlined pages for writing, drawing, photos or whatever you want, mixed in with color images of beautiful vintage inspired graphics. Includes two pockets for keeping items safe and one bookmark. Made of high quality acid free archival paper. Book is bound with waxed Irish linen thread for strength. It measures 6" x 9" (the pages are 5.5" x 8.5". The journal was printed, assembled and hand bound in my studio by me. (Shipping is included in the price)
Vintage Inspired Roses (Mini-Monthly Calendar – undated)
This pretty handmade Mini (3.5 x 5) Monthly Calendar has 15 signatures with beautifully inspired rose motifs. Makes a lovely gift for that special person, great addition to your desk for keeping track of your appointments. Each signature includes the month view with lined pages following each month for jotting down notes (for a total of 134 color pages front and back -- total pages include the monthly calendar page). Small pocket and bookmark included. The soft cover is made of stained and antiqued grunge paper. Signatures are hand sewn into the spine with black Irish waxed linen thread. Paper is high quality archival and acid free. All work is done by me in my studio. (Price includes shipping)
Journal (soft bound, blank) (3.5 x 5)
This pretty little (3.5 x 5) Vintage inspired blank journal with vintage inspired woman stenciled on the cover is perfect for writing, sketching or photos. This would be a great gift for yourself or someone you know. The cover looks and feels like suede. There are 10 signatures – 10 pages in each signature for a total of 200 pages front and back). Cover is made of stained and antiqued grunge paper. Signatures are sewn into the spine with black Irish waxed linen thread. Paper is high quality archival and acid free. Journal was created in my studio by me. (Price includes shipping)