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White Flowers CSS Easy Install by moonfreak White Flowers CSS Easy Install by moonfreak
Original deviation for normal install: [link]

EDIT: Because this is apparently unclear, I would like to add that journal CSS/skins are a subscriber only feature. You must be a subsciber/beta-tester to use this.

This is an easy install CSS skin. Hit the button under the preview and accept the agreement. Then go to the submit new journal entry page and click on the skin button on the bottom. You should be able to choose this skin. Then click on the Options tab and edit the links in the header by changing the CAPS LOCK text only. You can also remove this header section entirely. You will only have to do this once.

To write your journal, go back to the Journal Text tab and add this text:

<div class="content">MAIN CONTENT HERE</div>

Write your journal in the MAIN CONTENT HERE space and you're good to go. :)

Any questions, please contact me or leave a comment here.

Free CSS Request Information: [link]
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Very well done. Wording is nicely sized and gives flare to a normally boring journal. Very interesting artwork that attracts the eyes as well. With the artwork in the background it makes the readers of the journal draw their eye to the center of the information being presented. Also the way to install and run this CSS is very easy and very convient for those users who are not accustom to working with CSS's or any other form of editing. I recommend this White Flower CCS to any user that wishes to add some spunk to their journal page to make it more interesting. =bluefir111
What do you think?
The Artist thought this was FAIR
149 out of 152 deviants thought this was fair.

I like where you went with this, the swirls draw the eye - both to the journal itself, and to the text area. You've spaced things out well, so you can see everything.

The links are well done (I checked the live version). The underline is just enough flair, not too much, and I like the boxed comments link and previous journal link. I personally would space out the links section a little more, pad the links so they have another 4-8 pixels in between.

My biggest issue is the colors; they're too similar. I like the white background in theory, but it's rather hard to look at - darker colors are easier on the eyes. With the white (since it's clearly designed around that color), your grays aren't dark enough for me, at least where the text is concerned. (I like the multi-toned flower spirals.) Light gray on white makes me strain to read what's written there. I don't mind so much for the links, but the title and the content could be darker. It doesn't have to be black, just darker than it is. Maybe the text size could be a little bigger? That might help with the straining-to-read issue.

I'm not sure what I think about the scrollbar. I like scrollbars on small areas, like a thumbs/stamps/features section that you don't want to overwhelm the journal. But the content is the point of the journal... I'm not sure you want to force a limit on size. Limiting it makes it feel less important, as opposed to allowing it to expand the journal, giving that section the power of controlling the whole journal's size. That's entirely based on perspective, so I don't want to say that I don't like it.

Overall it's a nice journal, very pretty. The spirals are lovely, great style.

Hope this helps!
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The Artist thought this was FAIR
36 out of 38 deviants thought this was fair.

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Convenient-Alias Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2015  Student General Artist
This is a beautifully elegant skin. I plan to use it in the near future.
SmashAUR0 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2014  Student Digital Artist
I'll try it out.
Mouselemur Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow! Very pretty :heart:
Musou-ka Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
P.S I hope you don't mind me using it!
I used it
Musou-ka Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I love it! C:

skyborina Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I really like this journal skin! It's nice and compact! But, would you mind if I changed the background?
moonfreak Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2013  Student Interface Designer
BamaBelle2012 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2013  Professional Photographer
Pretty love it!
p-l-u-m-b-u-m Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
How do you dreate a journal skin?? I would love to know!!

Btw, beautiful!!
BriStar52 Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
It's okay that I use it right?
cloduy Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I used your journal here: [link]

Have a wonderful day :tighthug:
Abbyanna Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful! I used it for the feature I just put together [link] :)
photography-hotaroxx Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2012  Student Photographer
Can I have that wothout being premium ??
moonfreak Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2012  Student Interface Designer
Fuchsia-Groan Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2012
I really like this skin, because it`s so plain and clean.
Used it on my account,
thank you so much for charing!
dracostarhome Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2012
I really like this one.... plain but stylist ^_^
Silver-moon123 Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Imma use this:)
DazKciz Featured By Owner May 20, 2012

This gonna go right to my DA Journal!!!

Ezno-Serronas Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012
I like the design a lot :) I appreciate the work, I'll be using it for my new journal ^-^
ShadowString14 Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2012  Student Artist
It's so beautiful imma use it :)
Ponyta3 Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2012
It's really cool :meow:
I can use?
AkiraInugamiWolf Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
can i use this it is so pretty!
sky01781 Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Gorgeous. Very elegant. :) Using. :D
ART-xoxo Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012
can you use without pm?
moonfreak Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012  Student Interface Designer
ART-xoxo Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012
but when i tried it said i need pm
moonfreak Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2012  Student Interface Designer
Oh, I thought you meant if you needed to PM me... you do need a premium membership.
ascendingstars Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2011
Gorgeous skin, thanks so much for sharing. :D
Oceanbird Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Simple, lovely.
Kazuyori Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2011  Student Artist
I will use it :) so nice and so pretty >u<
GlowingRadiance Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
It's so nice of you to create the skins and give them freely to other people to use. I'll be using this one. Thanks :)
Ebony-leigh Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is Great! I would love to use it!!
Bearkata Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2011   General Artist
Very pretty. :) You certainly have a great taste in journal skins, my dear. ^^ I look foreword to using this one; thank you for providing it!
Adiaz-Airtif Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you so much :iconkermityayplz:
fuzzyredtomatoes Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
omg the writing example is heart of darkness !! so awesome !!
and wow this is so pretty !! so well done !!
pandahugs97 Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
awesome!!!:icondummywooplz: i love it:love:
miyako-miku Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
so pretty~ im gonna use it too sometimes~
Batusa Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2011  Student General Artist
I really like this flower design, its elegance and sencillez.Primero, I wanted to use the kittens, but I'm still a beginner and I prefer using this, is it possible? May I use it?. Later, I'll use the kittens, I like hehe
moonfreak Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2011  Student Interface Designer
All of my skins are free to use.
ydingg-creations Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2011  Student Digital Artist
OlgyRodz13 Featured By Owner May 15, 2011
Very beautiful!
RibbonBlack Featured By Owner May 9, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks, it's awesome.
Locke-Lyesmith Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2011
Great skin! Looking forward to trying it out!
GigaGlomp Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2011
Very lovely journal skin <3
eiyah Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2011
pretty skin.. ♥ it! [link]
missemaline Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2011  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
This is absolutely beautiful! Thanks for this wonderful piece!
AlyssaKing Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
Totally using this!
xXRaindropTearsXx Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2011
Oh I just wanted to say I'm not using this skin because I'm not writing a journal but if I did I would! Love it!
xXRaindropTearsXx Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2011
Ohh I love this!! Faved! :) ^^
maidenofwar Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2011
stunning <3
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