Handmade in India using sustainable leather and tree-free paper. The leather came from cows (considered sacred) that died of natural causes and the leather was tanned using vegetable tanning methods. The 192 pages are made of cotton paper. Embossed designs on the cover with Namaste in bold across the opening flap and other words around the outside. An elastic strap to holds the journal closed. Measures 5 X 7 ".