They’re here…!!

New additions to my Filofax collection:

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from left to right
1. metropol compact raspberry (love it)

2. metropol compact black (solid love)

3. metropol compact orange (crazy in looove)

4. Sketch personal in brown (niiice….cool love)

5. Finsbury personal Grey (practical…..modest love)

6. Luxe pocket (slimline?) in black ( I NEED one in compact! too – sooooo gorgous !!)

7. Amazona pocket in black (gorgeous!!!)

I also got a Finsbury pocket in orange….but not so much in love this her….made not so nice for my taste…
review will come soon, but i might send her back….return it for maybe a chameleon compact og personal in spring green….or ad a little money and get a malden or a luxe compact …or even an osterley compact…gees……i’m insane!!

soon i’ll be back with more insanity ๐Ÿ˜›
So long

 

Journaling in my Filofax

As you propably know, if you’ve read a few of my posts, i love journaling, and i use my Filofaxes for it. Here are a few picts of my recent journal….

sorry for the rough quality of the pics

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I experimentet ย alot i n the beginning wether to write vertical or horisontaly…. I started out with a personal size Filofax, and because of the bigger rings, writing verticaly solved the problems of bumbing in to the rings all the time.
But since i’ve been in a slimline and yet a compact…and the rings allow me to write horizontaly…i prefer that.

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At the front i have a business card holder with little post-its with the main goals and quotes for the current month

I have few dividers:
1. Quotes and generel notes to inspirre me through out the day.
Goals for the month, breakdowns and things to accomplish each week to reach my monthly goal
2. Everyday writing

3. Logging ย daily logging of gratetude, my vegan lifestyle logging,
4. Doodles and art

I have a month on 2 pages for the current month for goalplanning/maintaining purposes
I only carry pages for 1 month at a time… it varies if i have dailypages or not…
But this is my lifecompanion-book, my best friend, my secret journal, my most personal item of all.
I carry this with me everywhere…this is a lifejourney-book, to hold all my thoughts, doodles, to-do’s etc…

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I enjoy doodleing in my filofax…i always have some sort of sketchpaper in the back to always be able to draw and doodle when ever i feel like it ๐Ÿ™‚ The compact or slimlines are perfect for doodleing…the personal not so much…

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Costum made daily sheets, to log food i ate, healthy additions through out the day, exercise, worst and best thing about the day. Plus I have a place to log what i did that day….not only to do’s but also the little things i normally wouldn’t remember and credit myself for….just to track my whereabouts to clearify to myself that i’m not that sloppy and lazy as i think I am. This actually helps me a lot!

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That’s it for now
thanks for reading ๐Ÿ™‚

Paperchase haul

I have another haul for you guys. Thia may not be interesting to all of you…but soon i hope i’ll be doing a few filofax-reviews….just gotta be patient with delivery here….. ย  bah!
We don’t have a physical paperchase store here…so i ordered this online about a week ago….today it arrived yay!

gorgeous stuff:

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Tons of goodies!

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I love this binder…it is so adorable…..so cute and i love birds ๐Ÿ™‚
I’ll use it for either my scrapbooking or a regular journal.
Couldn’t just trow it in a bag….would be scared to ruin it….is has to sit at home at the shelf ….just tooo beautiful ๐Ÿ™‚

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O love these stickers! They are just so cute!!!! i love the nostalgia of the little cassettes stickers weee….

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I love stiky notes as you can probably tell……think the toast one is so funny….people always comment on the little notes i write them….i just love things like this…for little things….like grocery lists and directions and little love notes and such ๐Ÿ™‚

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I think these arrows are just genius! I’ve been lokking everywehere for them, but seems they don’t sell them at stores here….so now i finally got them yay!

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This is some cute stationary…letter set they call it ๐Ÿ™‚ sweeet

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Lovely little notepads ๐Ÿ™‚ makes me all happy and smiley ๐Ÿ™‚

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Lastly a set of really cute sticky notes …..again i love birds ๐Ÿ™‚ and tea โค

Washi tape collection :)

I have a tiny collection of washi tape…even though i haven’t really gotten around to using it all that much…..some of it i bought for swapping porposes……but i’m getting more and more into it myself….so i have a little stash…….some of it i still might swap for sticky notes and stickers….but we’ll see…..so far this is my collection:

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Tools for my Filofax

I can’t go on if i am not able to print and cut my own pages for my filofax…..not many ย of the original filofax inserts suits my needs. And I also just looove graphpaper…the very thin quality paper. I enjoy making my own inserts and dividers from time to time…. and these are the tools i use :

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This is my papercutter……it’s huge…because the tiny one i used to have couldn’t take up to A4 size sheets…so this one i Love! And the fact that there’s that marker so you only have to position your wanted paper size once.

next thing i can’t live without:

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My KW triO adjustable holepunch! I used to have the ones from Filofax, but they didn’t do the job…. they couldn’t punch more than 2 sheets of paper, and the punches even fell out of mine at one point. Maybe i used it too much?
I love this adjustable holepuncher though….it takes all sizes of planner paper from pocket to A5 size…..gotta love that!
One thing that annoys me, is that i often forget to adjust the punches LOL – it should be able to communicate with my brain, but i guess that’s too much to ask ๐Ÿ™‚ This punch is really good.
You can buy it here:ย http://www.hummelman.com/details.asp?code=189170&origin=products#.UVxxwqKePgY

The last tool i use regularly is the single holepunch…. I use that for making dividers and pockets for my Filofax….since i don’t want to risk ruining my KWtriO punching in cardboard or plastic ๐Ÿ™‚
this takes a little while longer to do..but it saves my KWtriO ๐Ÿ™‚
I got this on ebay

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Next up will be a peek at my washitape collection
Thanks for reading ๐Ÿ™‚

compulsive shopping lol

While i’m waiting for my latest filofax-order…i accidentally ordered af few more from another filo website ๐Ÿ˜€ LOL I’m a freak!
I’ll be doing reviews of them when they arrive..

So i’m awaiting 3 orders total…..soooo excited!
Will have to say, i did save money for these…because i’ve wanted a few different filos lately, but now i had enough money to actually buy them…but still the compulsive part of me couldn’t rest untill i completed the order today. I’ve been thinking it over and over again during the last week or so…but it gives me this urge og eager and craving that won’t leave me untill it absolutely certain i’ll get them….so wierd…..i know people in the filofax community calls it filo-crack….and for some reason it seems to hit almost everybody. When ever you get your first filo, and you feel that wierd rush of love towards it…….people, including me, even sleeps with their filofax next to them at night…..is this insane? I feel a bit insane actually……i kinda keep this addiction a secret to everyone close to me….since they wouldn’t understand this secret filo-crazy part of me……They would think it’s a waiste of money…but wierd thing is…i never do! I never regret buying filos, beacuse i get sort of high when ever i look a it…even if it’s been on the shelves for months, i still look at it and feel it, pretty regularly…. wierd stubid filo-crack lol!

Someone who’s blog always inspirres me, isย http://thesnarlingpost.blogspot.dk/ย she acutally made me go for my first ever filofax, the compact chameleon….i just love her sense og humor, and her way of keeping it minimalistic….that speaks to me….i like to alawys narrow it down to the essentials with my planners….So go check out her blog….sadly sh’e not that active in blogging, but you can stil take a look at her older post and pictures. Also you can find her on Youtubeย http://www.youtube.com/user/theSNARLingpostYT?feature=plcp. I love her videos…they are so inspirering!! I watch them over and over again lol ๐Ÿ™‚ ( i promise i’m not a stalker or anything lol )

Also a shout out to the foundation-blog of this filofax-community…..you should difinetly go check that out as wellย http://philofaxy.blogspot.dk/ย and you can go check out their facebook groupย https://www.facebook.com/groups/filofaxusers/ย This community of filofax-fans is just brilliant….i’ve made great filo-friends in there ๐Ÿ™‚

I can’t wait to share with you those lovely pieces i’ll be getting in the mail. (hopefully sooooon)
I’ll be back with more revelation of my crazy split self ๐Ÿ™‚
ciao