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A couple of sharp-eyed members of our Paperblanks® team have spotted another Paperblanks® journal on television! This time it was our Old Leather Foiled journal making an appearance on the December 8th episode of ABC's "Revenge." The journal was so...
We're consistently amazed and excited by the creative ways people find to use our Paperblanks® journals. Sometimes we celebrate these photographs by showcasing them as a Best of Instagram list, Artist Profile or Peek Inside..., but it's relatively rare...
Released as part of our new Spring 2013 catalogue, the Shiraz collection is routed in sixteenth-century Persia. Read on to learn about this design's unique history and the elaborate work that went into decorating it. The design is available both...
Theresa sent us this picture from her trip to Dublin, Ireland. She told us the following about her trip and her Paperblanks Oscar Wilde journal: I took this picture in Merrion Square when I visited Dublin in March this year....
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), long considered the greatest of the English writers, has left us few traces of his handwriting. The banned play Sir Thomas More (1595) was written and revised by five different playwrights, of whom Shakespeare was believed to be...
http://www.youtube.com/v/3-qFEI7rZPQ?version=3&hl=en_US&rel=0&hd=1 Our Leonardo's Sketches Collection renders two of Da Vinci's sketches and notes from his famous treatise, the Codex Leicester. One design -- Sun & Moonlight -- features Leonardo's scientific observations and theories on the light of the moon relative...
Sarah sent us this picture from her trip to Moscow in September. She told us the following about the trip and the journal: This picture was taken at the door of the State Historical Museum in Moscow in September 2012....
In stores now as part of Paperblanks' new Spring 2013 catalogue, the Kirikane collection is made up of four designs inspired by an 11th century Buddhist decorative technique called Kirikane. More specifically, these four designs were reproduced from the...
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