COLOR: I love the dead design from yesteryear. The color use in the and early was fantastic. It's like they stuck to the principles of the color wheel. This reminds me of old SONY VHS tape cases. It's hypnotic in a way.
This is a journal in which uses the CRAP principles throughout the layout including the contrast between the title type and main body text. Repetiton can include the use of a header on top of every page, the black rule on top of pages containing type.