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❤Cute Kokeshi Doll See-Thru Page Marker❤

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Address refills are now up on my Etsy shop!

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They are for the POCKET size, but I’m planning on making them for the PERSONAL size as well 🙂

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Last night, I was thinking about making some page markers but I couldn’t come up with the designs I really like…
So I decided to make one with the idea which I came up with long ago to help me refresh my thoughts!

Here is the “See-thru divider” which I made a while back, and I was going to make something similar but a cuter version of it 🙂

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I did some designing on Photoshop based on my rough sketches…

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Then I printed it out and cut out the parts I didn’t need.  It was a bit of a hassle to cut out the middle part, but I managed it somehow.

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Then I laminated it with a laminator, but it’s not 100% flat, can you see?

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When I use my laminator it always becomes ever so slightly uneven, so I always use a clothes iron afterwards to make it smooth and flat.

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And here is the finished sample of the “See-Thru Page Marker”!

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To be honest, the original version of the See-Thru divider (the first photo) was more practical as you can see both pages perfectly when the divider is in between.  But this one is a lot cuter 🙂

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Thank you for reading!
Sachiko

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❤Cute Handmade Kokeshi Dolls Address Refills❤

I’ve been really wanting to make some refills for addresses, so I decided last night to put everything aside and just make them!!  It took me a quite long time, and when I finished them I was totally exhausted…!

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There are 12 pages including the cover page and the last page for notes, and you can fill in addresses for 40 people.

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I haven’t put them up on my shop yet, because I haven’t decided what to do with the space to fill in address etc.
These are for the Pocket size (81mm x 120mm), so the space is quite tight.  I made a space for NAME, ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER, MOBILE NUMBER, BIRTHDAY and STAR SIGN.

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I actually fill it in with my PILOT G-TEC-C4 (0.4) which is a really small pen.  I could fill it in with no problem, but some people might find it a bit tight.

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I can get rid of the section for BIRTHDAY and STAR SIGN to give more space to PHONE NUMBER and MOBILE NUMBER, and I’d like to know what you all think!  If you use them do you want a space for birthday & star sign?  I would really appreciate your opinion!

Sachiko

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New Pocket Finsbury and Colourful Monthly Calendar :)

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A5 dividers are now available at Japan Corner 🙂

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I’ve been wanting to design more refills, stickers, Today markers…etc., but I just don’t have enough time…!   I guess I can do that after Christmas 🙂  I’ve also been wanting to make some cute week-to-view refills, but I’m short on time at the moment so I just made these simple ones for now.

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They are just simple refills, but they’ve got more space compared to Filofax week on two pages.

By the way, I like my new Finsbury.  The very first Filofax I bought was Pocket Finsbury Aqua, but I damaged the front cover and tried to fix it but I made it even worse… 😦  So I bought a Pocket Malden, and I liked it, but I couldn’t forget about the Finsbury..!  I just like its stiff leather and squareness.

The colour is Antique Rose, and it’s grayish pink.  I love pink, but I’m so clumsy, so this grayish pink is perfect for me as any damage to it won’t be so obvious 🙂

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These are the monthly calendar pages for November.

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They are quite colourful…maybe too colourful!?

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I hope I can show you some new refills/stickers/today markers sometime soon!

Sachiko

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Kokeshi Dividers for Personal FINALLY READY :)

Thank you very much for all the measuring Suzee and Ray!  I worked on the see-thru window for the Personal size this weekend!

The measurements are as shown below according to Suzee:

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And thank you for the extra information, Ray!  The size could be slightly different depending on the inserts you buy!

So I made the see-thru window like this:

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You might need to re-write your registration number on a new insert for the registration number so you can see your number through the window properly.

I made some samples and tested just in case.

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I used my husband’s Collins binder as I don’t have any Personal Filofax.

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Then I made some adjustments…

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And here they are, they are FINALLY ready!

5 personalised dividers for Personal:

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And the Registration Number Cover for Personal:

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Tabs:

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There are two versions availabel:

1) Regular set- 5 personalised dividers

2) Special Set- 5 personalised dividers & 1 personalised registration number cover

They are available here:

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Thank you very much for waiting for the Personal size, and now I will start working on the A5 size as well!  A5 is quite large, and I really hope they’ll turn out nicely…!!  Please check this blog for latest updates 😉

Thank you very much for reading!

Sachiko

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Kokeshi Dividers for Personal Size are ALMOST ready!

I made some sushi and California roll tonight!  I make them probably once or twice a month.  I don’t really know if it’s ok to eat raw fish in England, so I buy smoked salmon just in case.  When I make sushi I always make some California roll as well.  I usually put avocado, cucumber and some crab sticks inside the roll, but I also added some red pepper this time.  I use pudding rice for sushi by the way.  I think they are close enough to the Japanese sticky rice 🙂

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The “shari” (the rice part) of my salmon sushi were way too large!  I should have used less rice, but I had too much rice compared to the amount of salmon…lol!  Oh, well, they tasted really nice anyway 😛

And here are the sample dividers I just made for the Personal Filofax 🙂  The last thing I have to do is make a registration number cover.  BUT!  I only have the Pocket Filofaxes, and I really really hope someone who has a Personal Filofax can help me find out these sizes for me!!

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Would anyone please measure A to E ↓↓↓ in “mm” and let me know in the comment section for me??  (It’s the registration number page which comes with Filfax inserts.)  Thank you so much in advance…!!!

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Once the registration number cover is made I can put them up in my shop 🙂  Thank you very much for waiting!

Sachiko

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