Journey back in time with the Istorya Time Travel Journal exclusively produced for the Istorya Vintage Fair held at SM Aura last May 2018. Every piece of this kit is thoughtfully crafted and curated with vintage authenticity so you get to experience the fascinating stories of the past and relive forgotten age-old craftsmanship and artistry.
Each of the 50 kits is unique, not one is exactly the same as the next. Limited to 50 sets only.
Each kit consists of:
Handmade journal made from real cowhide leather and foiled with a Kingsley M60 hot stamp foiling machine circa 1970 with serial number 58391.
Includes a 1950's vintage Bullet Pencil that you can convert to a portable dip pen or travel paint brush.
Handmade travel journal that includes 20 pages of ivory smooth and bleed-proof paper perfect for old-fashioned dip pen calligraphy.
Letterpressed postcard replica of a 1734 Philippine map titled Carta Hydrografica de las Islas Filipinas by Spanish cartographer Pedro Murillo Velarde. Printed using a 1950’s Adana letterpress with serial number U/1339.
100pcs of assorted vintage postage stamps
30pcs of assorted vintage tickets, receipts and ephemera and rare World War II Philippine postage stamps and Japanese-issued money.
Handmade Journal Details:
Black cowhide leather
Approximately 3.75 x 5.25 inches when folded
Includes Midori style elastic band with leather charm to securely hold your passport and journals. Leather charm included will be a random design and color.
Natural markings on the leather may occur.
Journal is plain.
1950's Vintage Bullet Pencil details:
Easily convertible into a portable dip pen or travel paint brush
Approximately 4 inches long and weighs 20 grams
Approximately 3/8 inch thick (10mm)
Comes with a pen clip
Bullet Pencil is more than 60 years old with color fading and wear and tear from age. A random bullet pencil will be included in your kit.
Comes with 1 free ferrule and 1 free vintage nibs. Insert can fit all types of nibs.
Watch this video tutorial by Leigh Reyes on how to convert this bullet pencil into a portable dip pen. Click here.
* Paint brushes are for illustration only and are not included.