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Epica Leather Journals and Albums Giveaway

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Go Media was recently contacted by a company called Epica about offering a special giveaway to not 1 but 2 of our readers. Epica specializes in high-end, handmade Italian leather and paper products from Florence. Their products include: JournalsGuest Books, Wine Logs, Photo Albums, Wedding Albums, Sketchbooks, The World’s Largest and Thickest Journals, and more.

They’ve been in business, for over 12 years, and offer highly specialized services such as custom logos and personalization on almost all leather products.

What makes them unique is their signature distressed leather covers and the raised edges on the spine, as well as the dozens of unique journal and album sizes they are available in.  Add to that the rare types of paper each book is filled with and you’ve got a combination unlike anything you’ve seen before.  Most notably, their journals filled with hand-cut pages or handmade Amalfi pages are absolutely stunning.  The rustic torn edge, or uneven staircase look makes each book highly desirable.

Epica Leather Journal

Handmade Italian Leather Journals

Epica proudly offers a selection of the world’s most luxurious personalized leather journals and guest books.  Each book is wrapped in richly colored distressed Italian leather and is assembled entirely by the hands of Florentine Artisans.  You can select from dozens of sizes and paper options to create the book that’s just right for you.  The feel, fragrance and look of Epica leather promises to dazzle the senses in every way.  There’s a special feeling that comes from writing in one of their leather diaries or journals that you won’t find anywhere else. Almost every single size book will lay flat when open – including the World’s Thickets, 1000 page journal – and the moment pen touches page, you will feel the difference!  To top it all off, every Epica product is acid-free, archival and will last a lifetime.

You can also personalize your book or album by custom engraving your name, or sentiments right onto the cover.  Highly trained artisans carefully line up your words letter by letter to personalize your book just the way you want it.  Custom logos, custom title pages and custom embossing are just a few of the ways to make your Epica journal even more unique. With such extensive personalization options you can transform almost any of their leather books into something of your own creation such as a wine journal, guest book or sketchbook.  They even offer specialized wine logs and recipe books as well.  The options are truly limitless, and if you’re really in the mood for something special Epica can create a custom one off journal just for you.

Epica Leather Photo Albums

Epica Leather Photo Albums

Above all else, the first thing you’ll notice about Epica’s Italian leather photo albums is that they cause something to stir inside of you. Albums such as these simply ignight your emotions.  The quality is all there: supple leather, acid free pages, raised spine, rice paper separators and unmistakable Italian craftsmanship… But what’s really captivating about these photo albums is their presence.  It’s almost as though simply holding one transports you back in time.

If you’re in the mood for something more exotic, Epica also specializes in a line of extra large leather photo albums in white crocodile and even faux python!   Their limited edition 18×18 inch photo album with Bordeaux pages and lined with real silk lining is mesmerizing and for something more traditional still, the entire line of classic mahogany leather photo albums is sure to please the most discriminating client.

The Giveaway

Epica has graciously offered to give two of our lucky readers a special gift.  One winner will receive a 6×8 Italian leather journal with hand-cut pages and the other winner will receive a 9×6 Italian leather photo album with rice paper separators and cream pages. Each winner will also receive a free line of personalization with up to 28 characters of text, and will be able to choose the color, position and font for their engraving as well. Finally Epica will ship it to your doorstep free of charge!

Italian Leather Calf Skin Journals with Handmade Amalfi Pages

How to Win

You can win by commenting in the post below with your email or some way for us to get in touch with you. You can also tweet about the giveaway for an extra chance to win, just be sure to mention @Go_Media  and Epica when you tweet. We will be announcing the winner on Wednesday, February 20th.

Epica Products

Epica Leather Journal 6x9Italian Leather Journals with Handmade Amalfi PagesItalian Leather Journals with Classic Laid Pages7x10 inch Italian leather writing journal in four colorsRefillable Italian Leather Calf Skin JournalsItalian Leather Calf Skin Journals with Handmade Amalfi PagesFleur de lys Italian Leather Album with Metal Nail Heads14x18 Extra Large Italian Leather Photo Album9x6 Handmade Italian Leather Photo Album / Brag Book


Epica Website

Epica Blog

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Go Media is a creative agency based in Cleveland, OH that specializes in print design, branding, and web development. We are also behind WMC Fest, GoMediaZine, the Arsenal, Mockup Everything and others.
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  • marclassoff

    Beautiful journals, very nice work! My email is

  • Steve West

    WOW! I would love to win one of those.

  • Dres Garcia

    This is an awesome giveaway!! I’ve wanted one of these for years!! Thanks for the chance GoMedia!!!!

  • Adam Denard

    My house smells of rich mahogany but lacks leather bound books.

    • anthony


  • anthony i want one!

  • Joe

    Absolutely amazing journals!!! They look phenomenal!

  • Joe

    Absolutely amazing journals!!! They look phenomenal!

  • Torrey McGlenn

    Oh yeah, I’ve been wanting one of these for a while now…hook me up!!!

  • disqus_oaPhzLBCTo

    They look like a journal that would fit nicely on my motorcycle when I travel.

  • disqus_oaPhzLBCTo

    They look like a journal that would fit nicely on my motorcycle when I travel.

  • Simon H.

    Oh yep yep yep, I would love to get one of these.

  • Simon H.

    Oh yep yep yep, I would love to get one of these.

  • Le Minxxx

    Gorgeous! A great way to have a little bit of Italy with you and an awesome way to store those memories :D

  • Le Minxxx

    Gorgeous! A great way to have a little bit of Italy with you and an awesome way to store those memories :D

  • Forris Day Jr.

    I like these ALOT

    @Go_Media and Epica

  • Forris Day Jr.

    I like these ALOT

    @Go_Media and Epica

  • LittleStarGirl

    Beautiful journals and stunning albums. I love so many of the things you show your readers and it’s wonderful you have this giveaway. Thank you. :) {}

  • LittleStarGirl

    Beautiful journals and stunning albums. I love so many of the things you show your readers and it’s wonderful you have this giveaway. Thank you. :) {}

  • RustyEight

    Going for it.

  • Daniel DeHart

    I would LOVE one of these!

  • Daniel DeHart

    I would LOVE one of these!

  • Joschka Sawatzky

    Just beautiful!

  • Joschka Sawatzky

    Just beautiful!

  • Marc Hughes

    Those are super fantastic!

  • Brad_Qwodtech

    Thanks for sharing great material! I could use a journal like this… hint, hint! (

  • Brandon Lowrey
    Finley’s gonna keep these for himself.

  • Oriannna

    These look awesome! Please count me in!

    • Go Media

      Congratulations, Oriannna! You are the winner! I will be sending you an email shortly so you can claim your prize! :)

      • Oriannna

        Awesome! :D

  • Priscilla Ruiz

    Yo quiero ganar uno :D!!! (

  • SouloTheory Creative

    I have been looking for some journals like this. Please include me in the drawing

  • gfxchick

    These are beautiful!

  • Wendy Blue

    The librarian in me LOVES these! Thanks for the chance to win :)

  • Steffen S.

    Those look rad!

  • Nick

    Beautiful stuff!

  • JoAnna Steinberg
  • Cayce Osborne

    These are gorgeous. Seeing them makes me want to buy a new pen and start writing!

  • Sean Dockery

    I could put this to good use. Count me in.

  • gvanderleun

    I am addicted to fine notebooks. Far beyond my ability to fill them with notes.

  • Jake Barry

    I’d love to win one of these! So gorgeous!



    This sounds like an epic piece to add to my shelf. I’m not sure which one I’d want to win more! All I know is if I win, I can finally say “I have many leather bound books” and I can mean it.

  • Katie Contests

    These are beautiful! blog.katiecontests[at]gmail[dot]com

  • Jason Kobishop

    I’d love to have one to sketch ideas in!

    Twitter: jasonkobishop

  • Joana Silva Cordeiro

    Beautiful journals! And handmade!

  • rubenb

    Oh hells yea! That is some crazy quality right there…sign me up!

  • ashley k

    Oh gosh those are gorgeous!

  • Drew Gliever

    I could definitely put one of those journals to good use.

  • Tiago Cardoso

    Awesome leather work.

  • Adam Anlauf

    Man do these look nice

  • Kristie Perks

    I love these, they are gorgeous. The craftsmanship is fantastic, you can tell this company really has a passion for paper and journals.

  • Connie Larsen

    Amazing…daunting to think of what to fill the pages with…

  • martyrologist

    Ooh. I drooled.

    Twitter: @martyrologist

  • Oliver Kamyszew

    What wonderful looking books. Would love a chance to own one!

  • Ryan Richards
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  • mam_raj07

    looking nice & amazing

  • Stephen Eyles


  • nushechka

    Lovely giveaway!I’d love to have one

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  • Rachel Reveley

    My boyfriend would definately love one of these for his maths.

  • Adrian Ewing

    Truly works of art, evocative of bygone eras. I couldn’t imagine writing or sketching in one of those journals without countless hours of practice beforehand so as not to sully such a beautiful object with my horrendous penmanship.

  • Andrew Stine

    wow those are gorgeous.

  • Erich Campbell

    I would absolutely love to have one of these!

  • Insa Nity

    I am trying to make customized leather journals and I would LOVE to have these!!!