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Notebooks and journals make thoughtful gifts for others and for yourself. The portfolio cover was an awesome piece of craftsmanship. Upcycled journal tartuensis college home, made from old book covers. A junk journal is a book or journal made up of scrap pieces of paper bound together. Its publishing list spans influential works of world literature to cutting edge contemporary fiction and distinguished nonfiction.
She kept the original pages of the books, and used art journal techniques to decorate them. Our upcycled books have survived the years to be in your hands as a notebook, sketchbook, or journal. Journal vintage book page reproduction fancy design. For the vintage design team, we suddenly had a very different proposition in scale from our usual book cover. Antique tree of life printed italian lined leather journal. I find old books in thrift stores, at garage sales or people bring them to me. Cover any words on the book spine with pictures as well. How to make a gratitude journal from an old book cover.
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