Sunday, November 18, 2018
Le Gascon Mystique Original Artwork: Red Moroccan leather book binding Era: First half of the 17th century Region: La Rochelle, France This cover is inspired by an original design attributed to Le Gascon, a legendary but little-known seventeenth-century bookbinder. Le Gascon was the...
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.
We know that switching planners in January doesn’t work for everyone. That’s why we offer our bestselling dayplanners in an 18-month format beginning in July 2013 and ending in December 2014. These 18-month agendas are perfect for students, teachers...
This year we are celebrating Paperblanks' 25th anniversary, but our journey began long before that first journal collection in 1992. Our story begins with the 1972 founding of Cloudburst Press in an old log cabin in the mountains of British...
Did you receive a beautiful journal for Christmas? Great! ...so, what now? Taking that first step of writing in a new journal can often feel overwhelming as the crisp, untouched pages stare back at you, daring you to mark them up....
Serendipity is what happens when the Paperblanks® journal you take on vacation perfectly reflects your vacation spot. Instagram user @Lidawed took her Ori Dune journal to Vietnam and captured the perfect photo of her book in the sand dunes....
Original Artwork: Michiko Kamee’s “full of chrysanthemum” Kyo-Satsuma teacup Era: Contemporary Region: Kyoto, Japan Our Kikka journal reproduces Michiko Kamee’s “full of chrysanthemum” design originally handpainted with gold overglaze and colour on china by employing Kyo-Satsuma. In this Paperblanks book cover design...
After nearly two weeks of voting we are down to our final two designs! Thanks to everyone who has cast a vote so far, but your favourite design isn't safe yet. Make sure that your top pick is the one...
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...
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....