Book 1: Collect. Save here the little things which make the hours: know them through your handling of beads, buttons, scraps of papers, jottings, remembrances. A time capsule and treasure box to create for the future.
Three signatures, beading on the binding, paper size 13x10cm, book contains pages tucked, folded with private places to store your quiet treasures. £25 add p&p UK only £3.50.
Book 2: Flower. Delicate and sturdy, fragile and durable, tender and tough, I love it. Lace, hand dyed cotton, felt, crumples, net, lace paper, everyday paper, cherry blossom paper, ribbon, beads, just my favourite.
Single signature, wrap provides external pockets to dress as you please, paper size 17x10cm. £27 add p&p UK only £3.50.
Book 3: Flower. Dark purple, internal sensory mix of suede, cotton, net, organza, everyday notepapers, craft papers, tactile flower cut outs. Create a work of art and make a fat little bundle of all the things you love to keep: pressed flowers, feathers, stamps, handwriting, notes, cuttings, doodles.
Single signature, ribbon wrap, paper size 15x10cm. £25 add p&p UK only £3.50.
All note books contain everyday papers for your own notemaking, sticking, cutting, threading and whatevering, plus a selection of any of the following: handmade paper; specialist paper; decorative paper; papers from Mexico, Italy, India; sugar, craft and khadi rag-pulp papers; recycled papers pressed at Frogmore Paper Mill - England's oldest paper mill. Who knows what wonderful combinations you'll discover!
1/9 Victorian Heirloom Wedding book for passing along the years. Pearl leather cover, net, stitched paper, cotton trim, cotton inserts with organza, handmade stitched paper and lacepaper, everyday notepaper in cream, lace edging, embossed envelopes, khadi paper, ribbon tied. Make a history here: as it travels, have each new generation leave their finger marks, writings, notes and wonders.
Strength and vulnerability: a chain hangs from fine cotton; from it, add the charms that tell you your stories of love. Pearl leather cover, gold net, flecked paper, cotton insert, organza, everyday notepaper in white, , embossed envelopes, textured paper, ribbon tied. A note book for planning, scribbling, doodling or just filling with big drawn love notes.
Fun, quirky, collect the little things. Frills, fancy, dinner plate ceramic button from the lovely Karen Turner on cover. Pearl leather cover, cotton fabric, organza, everyday notepaper in cream, ribbon tied. Note book for the collecting: swatches, snips, jottings, scribblings, lists, you name it. Jot it here.
4/9 Marry Me
Little notebook to write in the words, I Love You. We all want to say it; we all want to hear it. Give in. Write it on every page. I started you off with the words Marry Me. Pearl leather cover, salvaged beaded flower on front, cotton, lace edged, organza, snatches of Indian paper with everyday notepaper in cream, ribbon tied
Fill with love notes! Your billet doux, cards, remembrances, to-do lists, good wishes memories, photo snaps and jottings will turn this pearl leather covered note book into a fat bundle of love tied up with ribbon! Net, petal-flecked paper, everyday notepaper in white, silver and gold painted papers with glass paper and envelopes. Waiting only for your hand.
6/9 Treasure Box
Think everyday ordinary, extraordinary.
Cream suede and leather, both salvaged. Front cover carries salvaged brooch frame with photo image, changeable. Book combines net, organza, cotton, felt. Inside papers of everyday notepaper in white, papers of this and that, purposed, repurposed. Create a box of a book with all the little things - photos, handwriting, jotted memories, lists, tickets, receipts - together they say, We are here and we are loved.
Stone leather with gold dusted suede wraparound. Places to store your little bits and bobs - buttons, fabric swatches, notes, thoughts, recollections, wish lists. Inside combines net, silk, cotton, organza, lace, everyday white paper and recycled paper from England's oldest paper mill. Two signatures for the collection. A6 £27
8/9 What Survives of us is Love
Love heart emblem stitched to salvaged bridal fabric on pearl leather cover. Embroidered paper, everyday notepaper, salvaged cotton, recycled paper, lace edging. Keep the little notes here - thoughts, wonders, what ifs, memories of transforming moments, all the stuff of love, anticipation and reflection. A6 £23
A Notebook for the Journey: three signatures for your planning, mood booking, scrapbooking, thinkings, jottings, swatch and button collecting. Pearl leather cover opens to felt for stitching and pinning; cut and shaped papers for scribbling, drawing and note-making. Lace, sketch papers, everyday notepapers, pockets, fold outs, tucks and transparencies. Collect it all. A5 SOLD