"Christmas Holly - a hand bound journal, in bright Christmas red wool felt. Lined with deep green holly-design cotton fabric, hand embellished and embroidered. Filled with handmade paper, for your notes, ideas, sketches.
A beautiful cover of bright Christmassy red wool felt, lined with soft cotton fabric in deep green, with a design of holly leaves and berries.
The journal is embellished with a strip of the same cotton fabric, on the fold-over flap and a narrower strip on the inside cover edge, beneath the flap. It is hand embroidered with gold metallic thread and silk embroidery floss. It is fastened with a hand-plaited cord, in red and green silk & gold floss.
The book contains 40 pages (80 sides) of heavy weight, off-white hand made cotton rag paper, with natural deckled edges.
The book is hand bound in a variation of long stitch, using soft gold linen thread.
The book measures approx 6.25" x 4.5" (16 x 11.5cm), with a page area of approx 6" x 4" (15 x 11cm).
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Postage and packing to UK included in the price. A reasonable amount is added, to cover the additional postage to other destinations.