A rose is a rose is a rose: a sweet perfume, a calming water, a vitamin laden jam, a loving gesture. The flora that surrounds us is full of wisdom, medicine, sweet scents, spices, and magic.
Measures approximately 4" x 6.5". 48 pages. Lilac Foil on black Linen Cardstock (100# cover).
This typographic herbarium book pays tribute to the most generous of herbs and flowers. Each notebook cover is decorated with the many uses, both medicinal and mystical of the represented palnt.
Made in the U.S.A.
Open Sea creates paper goods that tell a story, not just with words and phrases, but with symbols, talismans, long lost traditions, and creatures from the natural world. They are inspired by the occult, the eccentricities of the Victorian era, naturalist prints, and treasures of the plant and animal kingdom. Each piece is meticulously designed with purpose and intention, and Open Sea prides themselves in their attention to the very small details.
The company was established in 2015 by Melissa Constandse, named for the salty, crystal-clear blue shores of her home in the Yucatan Peninsula.