Surround yourself with stationery and positive messages that inspire you. Perfect gift for anyone creative in your life who needs some encouragement.
6 x HB Pencils
Gold – KIA KAHA, KIA MĀIA
Gold – BE BRAVE, BE BOLD
White – BE FEARLESSLY AUTHENTIC
White – LIVE LIFE CREATIVELY
Black – FOLLOW YOUR INTUITION
Black – BRAVE CREATIVE
Printed in New Zealand for Brave Creative
This vibrant journal with colorful exposed binding will inspire the most brilliant ideas. With ten different colors of paper and plenty of room to record Rosy Outlooks, Evergreen Observations, Sunny Thoughts, and more, the sky’s the limit!
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