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Centopar posted a topic in Paper and Pen ParaphernaliaI've been meaning to post pictures of my Traveler's Notebook for ages now, but I found myself putting it off. I realised why: my MTN is one of the most personal things I own. It's always within arm's length, I use it several times a day, and I feel kind of shy sharing it with you - but I keep saying I'm going to, so here it is. The charm is a jade bottle gourd my husband bought me on honeymoon a decade ago. It's supposed to symbolise longevity and good luck, and it makes me think of him when I fiddle with it. It's designed to be tied onto a thread, like a bead with no hole. There's
writermk posted a topic in Paper and Pen ParaphernaliaI had recently stopped using my MTN because it just wasn't pocket-sized, meaning that I couldn't have it always with me. To solve this, and much to some of your dismay, I'm sure, I trimmed it down to a 3x5 inch size. I actually did it without messing anything up, and now I have a truly pocketable MTN. It was a nerve-wracking operation, and I was sure I'd mess something up (and did not), but here it is! Let me know your thoughts. Okay, it's not an absolutely perfect cut, but that slightly rustic feel suits the MTN, IMO. I made a thick notebook with 120gsm paper, printed with fine lines. I a
I recently got a leather notebook cover from Ms. Rhona Carantes. She makes pen cases and recently branched out to notebook covers - a far-easier task for her. What makes her work distinctive is that she hand-paints on her leather products. I requested her to splash the Milky Way galaxy on my cover. And she carried it out with aplomb! http://i871.photobucket.com/albums/ab278/southernfountainpen/Leather%20Notebook%20Cover/RhonaCarantesLeatherFolder_zps6ec0142f.jpg Front and Back Cover View: http://i871.photobucket.com/albums/ab278/southernfountainpen/Leather%20Notebook%20Cover/Rho