ohmygosh, it's nearly easter! time sure goes fast.
here is my newest journal which i will be listing in my etsy shop tonight. i just loved the graphics of this little book i found, called "the posy ring" from 1903. isn't it fun? i thought it would be perfect for a baby journal. so here it is...
baby journal "posy" cover
it measures 5.25" X 8.25 with 50+ pages in a combination of vellum, vintage lined writing, vintage linen, sketch, and handmade papers. i have created 4 dividers that are also full page pockets with top openings, embellished with pockets, paper lace, seam binding ribbon, 12 monthly baby information tags and vintage buttons. there is also a 1940's bingo card and an 1885 carte de visite frame. there is a...
original end papers with a name plate
2 more original pages
an original page with a poem called "the child's world"
with a welcome home name tag which creates a pocket.
each divider has either a metal, leather, or velvet page turn tab.
divider 1 backside
4 side pockets one is paper lace, and a top pocket with a little strip "handle with care" pocket. the first 2 monthly information tags are tucked in.
each facing page of the backside of the dividers is a vellum page and an original poem page from the book.
you will also receive a book mark created from the spine of the book cover.
has 3 hand sewn side pockets with a tag on top creating another pocket.
divider 2 backside
3 more handsewn side pockets with month 3 and 4 information tags slipped in.
vintage 1940's bingo card
there are 2 pockets here one is a "cute as a button" strip pocket. a growth chart tag is tucked in.
vintage 1940's bingo card backside
there are 2 side pockets with the 5th and 6th month tags slipped in.
with 2 bottom pockets and a "my firsts" tag creating a top pocket. months 9 and 10 tags slipped in.
divider 3 backside
2 bottom pockets here with a baby buggy cutout creating a top pocket with the 7th and 8th month tags tucked in.
1885 carte de visite
here is a little picture frame from an 1885 photo album. it is embellished with vintage lace and buttons, seam binding bow, 2 tiny tags attached with a tiny safety pin. the printed vintage baby image tag pulls out with a crescent moon charm pull and the backside is ready for a sweet baby photo.
carte de visite backside
embellished with paper lace, hand stamped swirls and paper flower cutouts. it's ready to slip another baby photo in.
this last pocketed page has 3 bottom pockets one is paper lace and a printed vintage 1st birthday card creating a side pocket with a hand stamped shipping tag tucked in. there are also the last 2 monthly information cards slipped in one of the larger pockets.
divider 4 backside
there are 3 coin pockets with...
3 tags tucked in
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