Best of Etsy: Notebooks
With the arrival of a new year, you likely have a lot you want to keep track of. These handmade notebooks from Etsy make it easy for you to jot down your every thought, need or goal — wherever you are.
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Writing things down in a dollar store notebook is no way to encourage creative thought. Instead, keep track of everything in one of these beautiful, handmade creations.
Coptic stitch journal
Cathy Bird at firstavestudio specializes in making handmade journals, notebooks, guest books and more. This aqua and white journal is made of eco-friendly paper and hand bound using a coptic stitch. Its small size makes it great for jotting down all your creative thoughts while on the go.
Paris postage notebook
If you enjoy travelling, you'll love this Paris postage notebook from NeonSun Studios (also on Facebook). The cover and pages are all cut and stitched together by hand, and it's decorated with beautiful Parisian paper and hand-stamped images. Talk about a one-of-a-kind creation!
Do you love antiques and vintage pieces with rich histories? Then you'll love this red-orange leather notebook by Divina Denuevo (also on Facebook). Made of reclaimed leather, it features the added charm of an antique skeleton key and even includes a note inside that tells you where your particular key comes from. The journal inside can be replaced when it's filled up, so the leather case will last you a lifetime. If the colour is a little too bright for you, check out some of the other beautiful options available at this unique shop.
Recycled pocket book
If you find yourself constantly wanting to jot down random notes or ideas while you're on the go, a small pocket book is just what you need. These lovely pocket books by Levigator Press (also on Facebook) are made of beautiful recycled paper. Every hand-bound book is completely unique and small enough to fit in your pocket or purse — exactly what your creative mind requires!