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High up on our Embellished Manuscripts wish list has long sat Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll's much-loved and bestselling work of children's literature. This season we are so excited to be able to say this classic story is now a...
A Venetian morning is alight with marvels. From sunlight sparkling on water to the startling hues of incomparable architecture, Venice enchants the eye from first light to last gloaming. We have captured some of the splendid daybreak palette of...
For our Fall 2012 catalogue we've made changes to three designs in our French Ornate collection. Bleu, Vert, and Violet have all been updated and are now available in newer formats. To learn more visit the French Ornate products page...
Our Katagami Florals series reproduces two fine examples of “katagami” stencil artwork – a stencil and a painting created using one. Katagami dates back over 1,000 years to ancient Japan, but the works showcased on our covers come from...
Because most of us lead such busy lives it's all the more important to keep organized. We have the demands of school or work (or sometimes school and work); we have social lives, family time, hobbies to maintain, events...
Our primary concern when selecting paper is that it is environmentally sound, that its opacity is consistently high and that its writing smoothness (how it handles ink) is exceptional.
With many writers and artists among our team, we at Paperblanks understand that the need for high-quality paper within a journal is just as important as the beautiful cover that holds it. We last talked about our commitment to paper...
Our Craftsmanship Standards is a series of articles that take you behind the scenes of Paperblanks. Quality is the single most important part of the design process of our books.
Before jumping into the world of journaling and keeping a journal every writer is faced with an important task -- choosing the exact right journal/notebook for their needs! This may depend on personal preference or it might depend on...
Summer may be just beginning, but it's never too early to begin planning for the academic year ahead. Take the stress out of the back-to-school season by getting a head start with one of our 18-Month planners! Beginning in July...

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Hundreds of creative prompt ideas that can be used with your favourite writing journal or sketchbook.