Hand Stitched Journals

These patchwork journals are truly a labor of love.  Sewn completely by hand, they are then embellished with a mix of hand embroidery, charms, lace, trim, buttons and beads.

Once filled, the notebooks can be replaced and the cover can be used for years to come.

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If you are interested in purchasing any of these journals, please contact me via the contact form on the website.

Springtime Patchwork Journal – $65

This Traveler’s Journal has a hand stitched cover made from a variety of fabric scraps in various shades of pastels.  It has lots of tea dyed lace, hand embroidery and other embellishments and also has an elastic closure with a charm. There is also a handmade tassel adorning the spine, filled with beads and charms.

This journal is approximately 9 inches high and 6 inches wide.  It contains three handmade notebooks, measuring 8 1/4 inches high and 4 3/4 inches wide, which are filled with 30 pages, front and back, of various sizes of coffee dyed paper and one handmade folder with a pocket on each side.

Blue Bunny Patchwork Journal – $65

This Traveler’s Journal has a hand stitched cover made from a variety of fabric scraps in various shades of blue and white.  It has lots of hand embroidery, lace and other embellishments and also has a button and ribbon closure. There is also a handmade tassel adorning the spine, filled with beads and charms.

This journal is approximately 9 inches high and 6 inches wide.  It contains three handmade notebooks, measuring 8 1/4 inches high and 4 3/4 inches wide, which are filled with 30 pages, front and back,  of various sizes of coffee dyed paper and one handmade folder with a pocket on each side.

Pretty in Pink Patchwork Journal – $65

This Traveler’s Journal has a hand stitched cover made from a variety of fabric scraps in various shades of pinks, peach and greens.  It has lots of  lace, hand embroidery and other embellishments and also has an elastic closure with a charm. The spine is embellished with a sari silk ribbon bow.

This journal is approximately 9 inches high and 6 inches wide.  It contains three handmade notebooks, measuring 8 1/4 inches high and 4 3/4 inches wide, which are filled with 30 pages, front and back, of various sizes of coffee dyed paper and one handmade folder with a pocket on each side.  There is also a fabric pocket on the inside cover for extra storage space.

Field Notes Patchwork Journal – $65

This Traveler’s Journal has a hand stitched cover made from a variety of fabric scraps all in neutral shades and features butterflies, birds and insects.  It has lots of tea dyed lace, hand embroidery and other embellishments and also has an elastic closure with a charm. There are also three bows made from sari ribbon adorning the elastic on the spine.

This journal is approximately 9 inches high and 6 inches wide.  It contains three handmade notebooks, measuring 8 1/4 inches high and 4 3/4 inches wide, which are filled with 30 pages, front and back, of various sizes of coffee dyed paper and one handmade folder with a pocket on each side.

Butterflies & Daisies – $55

This Traveler’s Journal has a hand appliquéd cover made from a variety of fabric scraps in white and blue, hand sewn onto a blue velvet fabric.  There are two daisies and several butterflies on the front and back covers, as well an elastic closure with a charm. There is also a blue bow made from sari ribbon adorning the elastic on the spine.

This journal is approximately 9 inches high and 6 inches wide.  It contains three handmade notebooks, measuring 8 1/4 inches high and 4 3/4 inches wide, which are filled with 30 pages, front and back, of various sizes of coffee dyed paper and one handmade folder with a pocket on each side.