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I am a total freak for the series Mad Men. Everything from the immaculate set design to the unbelievable crazy political incorrectness of the 60’s to the amazing timeless fashion to the insanely beautiful dialogue that says so much more than what is actually spoken is making me fall head over heels in love with this series.
In the season finale this year there was a scene about the Kodak Slide Projector Carousel. It reminded me of scrapbooks. People experience the same feeling of nostalgia that Don describes in his pitch to his clients. A scrapbook is in fact the “original” carousel and makes us want to go back to the time and the place where we know we are loved.
With the crappy economy and everyone trying to save a dime this Holiday Season I've been thinking about some gifts that can be made on the cheap. Everyone appreciates something that is unique and personalized. Decorated personal journals are perfect for both men and women.
This journal was actually made for myself but you can see how just one sheet of the PDQ Take-Out line with the chipboard shapes transform this $3 notebook into a really nice little gift. The notebook has a little pocket in the inside front cover and if you wanted to include a gift card or a movie ticket this would be a great place to put it.