To Travel Is To Live Personalized Leather Journal, CUSTOMISABLE, A6 & A5
An epic travel journal to take on an epic adventure, this would make the perfect travel gift for anyone embarking on a trip of a lifetime. Entirely stitched by hand without any machinery whatsoever, it's a labour of love and can be custom made just for you with any quote/wording of your choice (quote length within reason).
Choose your own leather and thread colour.
COVER: Waxy pull up leather that just gets better with use and wear with a self leather wraparound tie.
HANDSTITCHED QUOTE: The photo shows the quote on THE BACK of the journal though I can put it anywhere you like.
Maximum number of hand stitched letters that can fit onto the back cover is around 36 - If you want more, message me and I will work with you to see what I can do.
PAPER INSIDE: 160gsm acid free blank cartridge paper perfect for dry or wet media or simply just for writing.
PAGE COUNT: 96 pages (192 usable sides).
BINDING: Traditionally crafted, the pages are stitched into the leather cover by hand using a long stitch binding with waxed Irish linen thread.
- Leather cover approx 11.5cm x 16cm or 4 1/2" x 6 1/2"
- Paper inside approx 10.5cm x 15cm or 4 x 6"
- Leather cover measures approx 15.5cm x 22cm or 6" x 9"
- Paper inside is 14.5cm x 21cm or 6 x 8”
COMES GIFT BOXED:
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-Add an envelope page/s to hold loose notes.
-Custom dedication/title page.
-Lined or grid pages.
As leather is a natural material, please be aware that there may be natural marks and scars and so each piece will vary slightly from the images shown. These are not faults but a beautiful part of this natural material and as each piece is a unique individually hand crafted item, no 2 will be exactly the same.
JOURNAL IN IMAGE SHOWN IS A6 SIZED IN BROWN LEATHER & BUTTERSCOTCH THREAD
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-Click here to see larger close up images of the leather and thread colour charts
HOW DO I PURCHASE/ADD MONOGRAM INITIALS TO MY ORDER?
-To add hand stitched monogram initial/s to your order simply select the number of initials you would like stitched onto the cover from the drop down menu and then type in the initials required in the text prompt box.
-Each initial/letter costs extra and your item price total will change accordingly when you select 1, 2 or 3 initials etc.
-E.g if you have purchased 1 initial, type in the letter eg. B in the text box.
-E.g If you have purchased 3 initials type in the 3 letters eg. CJG in the text box.
WHEN WILL MY ORDER BE MADE & SHIPPED?
-Please take into account the time it takes to make your item and then add shipping time onto this.
-Please add delivery time onto this, see details below:
-If you need your order sooner, please let us know in the “ADDITIONAL NOTES” section at the checkout page and we will do our best to process it sooner or alternatively contact us before placing your order.
DO YOU SHIP TO EUROPE?
Shipping to Europe is currently not set up on this website however you can purchase the same items from my Etsy Store
IF I UPGRADE TO UK NEXT DAY DELIVERY (OR INTERNATIONAL EXPRESS) HOW QUICKLY WILL I GET MY ORDER?
-Upgrading to a quicker shipping method does not mean that your order will be moved to the top of the schedule. It will still have to be made (See Up-to-date making times here) and then shipped.
-If you purchase UK Next Day Delivery by 1pm, your order will be delivered by 1pm the next working day after it has been shipped so if your order is shipped on Monday it will be with you by 1pm on Tuesday.
-Next working day delivery excludes Saturdays so orders shipped on Friday may still be delivered on Saturday but the next working day would be Monday.
-International Express usually delivers 2-7 working days after it has been shipped.
-If you need your item urgently then please get in touch before you order to see what we can do to accommodate you.
-Rush orders are accepted on a case by case basis as long as you contact us to confirm before placing your order but may not be possible during peak season and holiday season and there may be an extra charge for this during this time.
-If you provided an incorrect address when you placed your order and you need to provide a different address to ship to than the one you provided at checkout, send us an email to update us of the new shipping address ASAP and we will amend it but if it has already shipped then it cannot be intercepted. Reach out to us ASAP and we will do everything we can to help.
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DO YOU OFFER HAND STAMPED MONOGRAMS?
-Yes! We have just added this option and will be adding more so watch this space.
CAN I ADD A GIFT NOTE TO MY ORDER?:
-We can deliver directly to your gift recipient and include a personalised handwritten note card with a personal message from you. Just leave your note in the text prompt box when you order.
CAN I HAVE A DIFFERENT PAPER IN MY BOOK?:
-If you wish to have a speciality paper stitched into your leather journal or sketchbook then simply get in touch, letting us know what you are looking for and we will see if we can source it for you.
WHAT KIND OF LEATHER AND PAPER DO YOU USE?
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