These Hard-bound journals have a lightly-textured matte cover in a rich dark blue and 160 pages of natural white, 25% cotton, acid-free, 24 lb. (90gsm) paper. Perfect for personalized journaling! The non-photo blue lines in the lined journals disappear when photographed or scanned. These journals deliver the ultimate handwriting experience and perform beautifully with a broad range of pens, nibs, markers, and other writing instruments.