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Bound in Leather Journal - Large - Matr Boomie (J)


Compact, skinny 5 by 7 inch journals made of tree-free recycled cotton paper. Hand block-printed cover is accented with geometric patterns along the spine. Compact size. 100% compostable. Note: Multiple sets pictured. Customer will receive one set of three journals in assorted patterns and colors.

Meet the Artisans

MATR BOOMIE is a fair trade collection from India that marries modern design sensibility with inspiring traditional art forms, bringing people and cultures closer together. With the mission of creating opportunities for women and minorities to realize their creative, economic and leadership potential. They have grown to empower 20,000 artisans in 40 partner communities throughout India.

Thank you for shopping The Village Country Store, authorized dealer for VHC Brands, Victorian Heart Quilts inc., and Fair Trade Artisan Gifts and Crafts.


Orders will be shipped within 48 hours of placement unless specifically stated. Orders are shipped Monday through Friday. The warehouse is closed on holidays and weekends. Orders placed on weekends and holidays are processed the next opened business day. Orders are typically delivered within 2 weeks. Please consult tracking numbers for up to date information.

We offer Priority Mail for US and International orders. Please note international orders may get charged Duty and Taxes by your the country of destination. You are solely responsible for any duty or taxes.

Returns - The Village Country Store

There is a 15% Restocking Fee on all orders! This is the manufacturers policy upon which we must all abide. No exceptions.

Our policy lasts 14 days. Within 14 days of purchase you can return your goods, no questions asked.  If 14 days have gone by since your purchase, unfortunately we can’t offer you a refund or exchange.

General Returns

To be eligible for a return, Items must be unopened, unused, be in the same condition that you received it, unlaundered, in their original packaging with law required tags still attached, in a resell-able condition, and if sold in sets, must be returned in sets. THE RA NUMBER MUST BE MARKED ON THE OUTSIDE OF THE PACKAGE, or package will not be received.

Please contact us for a return authorization number (RMA) and shipping instructions.  Please include the paperwork you received with your order or a print out of your email confirmation to enable us to process your return.

If you are shipping an item over $75, you should consider using a trackable shipping service or purchasing shipping insurance.

Damaged Goods
Please notify us by email - we will determine if we need the item returned. A replacement will be set.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Gorgeous journals!

The journals are gorgeous! They are a great deal for the three pack. Do know that the pages are not lined, but the pages are thick and durable. I'm very pleased with this purchase. Thank you!

Hi Lisa Favazza! Thank you so much for your wonderful FIVE STAR REVIEW of the Matr Boomie Journals! So thoughtful of you to make sure others know that the papers are not lined, but that the pages are thick and durable. Your review is paramount to others shopping online. Thank you so much! ...and thank you too for joining the Fair Trade Movement where every purchase helps those in developing countries acquire the basic needs of water, food, medicine and education. Thank you and hope to see you again soon! - Michele Adams/Shopkeeper

Great Journals

I purchased these to journal with my children. The colors on the cover are beautiful and the paper is thick and easy to write on. The quality is great. These are just what I needed.

Hi Sarah Smith! I'm tickled pink you purchased these for your children! What a great way to encourage writing and journaling. Something to be cherished for years to come! I am thrilled you picked our journals and that you found the papers to be thick and easy to write on! Thank you Sarah for being a part of the fair trade movement, where every purchase helps those in developing countries. I hope to see you again soon! Thank you! - Michele Adams/Shopkeeper


I am extremely pleased with the quality the product and the processes in which it was made. I have endorsed the product on social media and plan on making more purchases

Thank you Richard for your fabulous review of Ancient Globetrotter Leather Journal - Matr Boomie (J). Your 5 star rating and beautiful comments helps others to gain trust in us and mean the world to our store and our fair trade artisan in the developing countries that we represent! Hope to see you again soon! Thank you so much for being part of the Fair Trade Movement!! - Michele