Paperblanks Mini Journal - Karakusa, Lined
The Paperblanks Karakusa Journal in the Mini size is 3.75 x 5.5 inches and Smyth Sewn for durability. It has 176 lined pages, includes a memento pouch and ribbon marker, and features an elastic band closure.
A karakusa is an arabesque design of vines or branches and was a popular motif for creating lacquerware. This style, using gold powder sprinkled onto lacquer, developed during the Heian period and thrived in the Edo period, the era from which this design likely originates.