design - Herb Caen, said it best.

Tags: design, Nautical, Stripe, Gold Foil, San Francisco, Quote, Notebook

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Lauren Fortinberry
  • Minted Nov 23, 2014
  • 14 Comments made
  • 565 Votes cast

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Take Note! (Literally) in this San Fran Bay inspired nautical striped notebook. Perfect for sketches, or love notes for the city you left your heart in.


design, Nautical, Stripe, Gold Foil, San Francisco, Quote, Notebook

colors shown:

Mint, Navy, Gold


Amatic SC, Spelling Night

design inspired by:

Non-Photo Journal

submitted on:

Jun 30 2016

Edited on:

Jul 04 2016

average score:




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design - Herb Caen, said it best. by Lauren Fortinberry


Marguerite on Jul 7, 2016 at 8:25pm

Love this quote! Good luck!

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Robert Deem on Jun 30, 2016 at 10:05am
Robert Deem
  • Minted Feb 3, 2016
  • 4 Awards
  • 1135 Comments made
  • 31771 Votes cast

A. I prefer the nautical stripes over the plain blue.

Courtney Crane on Jun 30, 2016 at 1:06pm
Courtney Crane
  • Minted Dec 12, 2014
  • 11 Awards
  • 2764 Comments made
  • 50702 Votes cast

Hi Lauren, I really like both of these. I went with B because it is so classic and nautical.

Kathleen Ney on Jun 30, 2016 at 8:14pm
Kathleen Ney
  • Minted Jan 4, 2016
  • 1 Award
  • 171 Comments made
  • 245 Votes cast

I like the stripes but the navy is more readable

Jackie Crawford on Jul 4, 2016 at 5:49am
Jackie Crawford
  • Minted Nov 10, 2011
  • 44 Awards
  • 1337 Comments made
  • 10392 Votes cast

Hi Lauren, great quote! This would be a really memorable journal to take home after a vacation. I picked the dark blue solid background because it puts the quote as the focus, and the easiest to read. Best of luck!

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