Alana ordered a custom bullet-journal-inspired planner. Alana’s planner is an A5-sized Essentials Dot-Matrix Notebook. The primary color used for Alana’s notebook is black. Further, the layouts involved include a title page, year at a glance, life goals, yearly goals, handy hashtags, embroidery designs and phrases, books to read, monthly calendar, monthly habit tracking, flower calendar, weekly grid, and journal pages. Here you can read more about Alana’s planner.
Here you can learn more about the layouts for Alana’s custom planner.
This page is a minimal title page. In a calligraphy font, I wrote “AMB.” Then, on the second line, “2018 Planner” is written in an all-caps print font. Finally, at the top left of the page “property of” is in a minimal cursive.
Year at a Glance:
This year at a glance features 12 months, January 2019 through December 2019, in a calendar format. Further, the months are written vertically in black print. Finally, the main header is “2018 – 2019 at a glance” in print font.
This page is mostly blank. Then, “life goals” written at the top in a calligraphy font.
Similar to the life goals page, this page is blank. However, “yearly goals” written at the top in a calligraphy font.
This is another blank page with the main header is a calligraphy font at the top. This title is “handy” in calligraphy and “hashtag” in print font. Next to this header is a “#.”
Embroidery Designs & Phrases:
This page is two blank pages with “embroidery” written at the top in a minimal cursive and “designs & phrases” written below it in print font.
Books to Read:
This is a list page with four columns to write in book titles. The main header is written in both calligraphy and minimal cursive. “books” is in calligraphy and “to read” is in minimal cursive.
There are two different monthly layouts
I used a simple grid calendar and simple
I used a simple grid calendar and simple print fonts. This calendar has empty space on the right side where I painted in watercolor flowers of varying colors.
Monthly Habit Tracking:
The habit tracker is a grid for each month with a square for each day of that month. The header is in black calligraphy font and black print font. The grid lines are not written in and, instead, this is represented as a grid.
This calendar is different each month. It includes a black print mini calendar of that month. Then also includes a watercolor flower. Each month features a different flower.
This is a simple 8-square grid. All lettering is done in a simple print font.
This is a series of 3 blank pages every 4 months. The title is in black calligraphy font.
- Essentials Dot Matrix Notebook, A5 Size
- Watercolor Paint
- Tombow Dual Brush Pen #N15
- Tombow Twintone Pens – Bright
- Faber Castell PITT Artist Pen
- Arteza Watercolor Brush Pens
- Life of Color Watercolor Brush Pens
- Royal Talens Ecoline Liquid Watercolor Brush Pen
- Sakura Pentouch Paint Marker