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Adventure Awaits Travel Journal

This by far is my favourite release from Eileen's new Sizzix collection.  It's a sizeable Travel Journal...ACK!  This will be a must have die in your collection.  Imagine keepsakes, photos and findings tucked away in this fabulous journal.

I covered the journal with Sizzix Leather Paper for a worn leathery look.


Join me through the pages of my Travel Journal.  My pages are cut in Kraft cardstock and Wild Whispers Adventure Paper Pack.


I used a combination of dies including Wildflowers.    The Dashing Deer die and wildflowers pair well with the Wild Whispers paper pack.  


I stamped the juniper stamp from my Woodland Winter stamp set and added the evergreen die cut.


I made an inside pouch for a stamped layer of notes and such.

I even added a spot to add a pencil.  I fussy cut the grizzly and the "Made in Canada" from the Adventure paper.  Clever...


A little messy stamping on the label.


Attached is some hardware with twine to keep it closed.


Cut with mat board this travel journal is very sturdy.


Full of pages...


Journals are so popular and this die is a game changer.  Be sure to check the rest of the Inspiration Team and how they designed with their journals.      
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Comments

  1. That's it! Decision made... I need this die!!!! Goooorgeous!!!

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  2. The paper leather looks amazing, it so tough too, so great for your journal. I love the inside Nicole, you have done a fabulous job on that. Loving the Grizzly bears too! Anne xx

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  3. I loved seeing this in person. So many details.

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  4. Love your inside pages, wonderful imagery and perfect for an adventure journal. Great textural cover. Lovely. Tracy x

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  5. What a great journal! I can't wait to get my die...this week!

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  6. Oh my goodness Nicole this is a fabulous finished journal that would be right at home on any trip to a beautiful wildlife location. You have created so many wonderful pages and places to keep photos, notes and ephemera. A brilliant showcase project for Eileen's magnificent die xxx

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  7. Great looking journal!! Love the idea 😊

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  8. I am so lucky to have this journal at my house where I can take it out and page through whenever I want :-) It is beautiful and every detail is just perfect! Love the rustic feel and choice of materials...

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  9. Fabulous journal Nicole, love Eileen's new Journal die and Wild Whispers' are perfect for your wonderful pages! Deb xo

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