Velvet and Lace
Found this lace at the local antique shop that I just had to recycle- it goes perfectly with the soft green of the velvet that I already had at home.
Coptic bound notebook with 80 pages/ 160 writing surfaces of white cartridge paper.
The covers are a soft green velvet overlaid with 'antique' lace and decorated with a line of tiny pearl beads. The book is stitched together with narrow green satin ribbon and measures 10 x 15 cm. Lined on inside covers with handmade green khadi paper.
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