This journal is made of antiqued matte leather with a beautiful grey color, varying from green to a neutral brown shade. It has an interesting finish with a network of cracks that give it an antique effect. The design is simple and classic, making it suitable for both men and women. It is closing with a black leather stripe that wraps around it. The binding is longstitch, made with strong binding thread, creating a beautiful model on the spine. The journal measures 5×7 inches (13×18 cm). It has 120 pages (240 sides) of white paper OR antiqued parchment paper. According to your option of paper, the journal will have: 120 pages (240 sides) of white / blank hand thorn paper, 125 gsm. This is acid free writing paper that will work for writing and sketching in ink and dry media. OR: 160 pages (320 sides) of antiqued parchment paper, acid free, 90 gsm weight. This paper beautifully combines color and texture to give the perfect natural earthy background for your writing. It will hold any type of ink so it works great for calligraphy and writing in wet and dry media. For this journal I am offering FREE MONOGRAMMING up to 3 initials, stamped in black on the cover. Please let me a message with the initials in the “message to seller box” during checkout. Placement of monogram is lower right corner, unless otherwise specified. You can use it as your everyday journal or your notebook to put down every single interesting thought. Happy writing!