Alchemy…

An exquisite hand made large leather journal for you to record your encounters with magic, spells and the mysteries the world has to offer. Handcrafted using genuine Italian leather.

Journal size is 8″ x 10″ (26 x 20 cm) large and has thickness of around 3 inches (8 cm). The front cover plate has hand gilded transmutation circle, attributed to a German alchemist from the 17th century. On the book spine are deeply embossed decorative dots, placed between ribs and metal pins. Leather is carefully hand toned and aged in several layer until it got wide specter of the burgundy color tones.

The book block has 300 leaves (600 pages) of 140 gsm weight, blank white paper. The producer of the paper is Italian company Fedrigoni. The high-grade paper does not bleed through and is exceptionally smooth to write on. The inside cover – endpapers are marbled parchment which gives it a nice touch. The gilded and aged paper edges all contribute to that authentic vintage look.

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Beige Alchemist…

An exquisite hand made large leather journal for you to record your encounters with magic, spells and the mysteries the world has to offer. It is something new in our shop and it is made to cover mid-range price in the shop.

Journal size is 8″ x 10″ (26 x 20 cm) large and has thickness of a little more than one inches (3 cm). The front cover plate has gilded transmutation circle, attributed to a German alchemist from the 17th century. Handcrafted with the finest Italian leather. The slowest work phase, leather toning, is professionally made using our unique technique and several different bookbinder mixtures. High level quality guaranty long life of the journal.

The book block has 150 leaves (300 pages if count both side of the paper) of the lined 120 gsm weight paper in ivory color tone. High-grade paper does not bleed through and is exceptionally smooth to write on. Producer of the paper is Italian company Fedrigoni and the paper name is “Palatina Avorio”. Technical specification of the paper can be easily found over the internet. The inside cover – endpapers are marbled parchment which gives it a nice touch. The gilded and aged paper edges all contribute to that authentic vintage look.

The green one…

Encyclopedia of Occultism

The book printed from the pdf file to heavy parchment paper, bound in hand toned and aged green leather. Oak wooden plate in the center of the front cover with hand carved and gilded transmutation circle. Aged brass frame, leather straps, large ribs on the book spin… and much, much more details.

Belts…

The design is a bit unique and first introduction of this design was in 2015. In four year was made about 20 books including several different sizes, different color tones and paper types. In this year was made only five books. Because a lot of high precise work and extra hours implemented in this design, to the next year are not planned more books like this one.

Journal size is 8″ x 10″ (26 x 20 cm) large and has thickness of around 3 inches (8 cm). Leather is carefully hand toned and aged in several layer until it got wide specter of the brown color tones. Belts going trough the cover, on the spine part are placed between ribs and tight close the book with metal buckles. Leather belts adorn the cover placing an intrigue when opening and discovering its beauty…

The book block has 350 leaves (700 pages) of the lined 120 gsm weight paper in ivory color tone. The high-grade paper does not bleed through and is exceptionally smooth to write on. The inside cover – endpapers are marbled parchment which gives it a nice touch. The gilded and aged paper edges all contribute to that authentic vintage look.

Ouroboros…

Journal size is in 10″ x 13″ (33 x 25 cm) and thickness around 2.5 inches (6 cm). The book block has 300 leaves (600 pages if count both side of paper) of 120 gsm weight clean white paper with gilded edges.

The book cover is bound in carefully aged red leather with carved, embossed and gilded elements. Leather straps on closure system are made from genuine alligator leather. Pentagram and frame are made from hand carved, embossed and gilded thick leather – hardener with special bookbinders mixture.

Ouroboros Serpent…

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Journal size is 7.5″ x 9.5″ (25 x 19 cm) and it is almost 3 inches (8 cm) thick. The book cover has a lot of embossed elements; hand carved (from thick leather + hardener with special bookbinders mixtures) and gilded Ouroboros Serpent; genuine alligator leather clasps; etc. The book block has 200 leaves (400 pages) of quality 175 gsm weight marbled parchment paper which gives it a nice touch. The gilded and aged paper edges all contribute to that authentic vintage look.DSC_4945DSC_4932DSC_4934il_fullxfull.1365556634_5yxr

It is made one more journal just without central symbol:

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Gondor tree…

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Special large leather journal adorned with deep embossing and hand tinted leather for the fine collectors among you.

Blank book is in 8 x 10 inches large, thickness around 3 inches and has 350 leaves (700 pages) of cream toned paper in 100 gsm paper weight. Inside book cover are marbled parchment endpapers gives it a nice touch.
Tree is hand carved from thick leather, hardener with special bookbinder mixtures, gilded and aged.

From customer reviews:

“… and the paper, while listed as 100 gsm, is absolutely not bleed-through at all – I’ve used a fountain pen, a quill with India ink, and even a Sharpie!!!!”

“The book is of an unparalleled quality; the lizard leather detail is amazing and the paper inside, though only 100gsm is very high quality that can be used with pencil or ink…”_dsc7610_dsc7614_dsc7617_dsc7619_dsc7629