Our Designs

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Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi (1813–1901) stands out as one of the greatest Italian composers to write opera. Born to a family of modest means near Busseto, Verdi developed his musical skill with the help of local patrons. He, like...
Our new Merrymakers series brings a cast of childhood characters together on four fun journal covers featuring the art of Tim Bowers, a popular children’s book artist and storyteller. Born in Ohio, USA, Tim studied at the Columbus College of Arts...
NEW: River Cascade Alluvium and Blue Rhine Journals Our new River Cascade journals are based on a binding originally produced in Basel, Switzerland by the celebrated publishing brothers Johann Rudolph and Emanuel Thurneysen. Published in 1729, the book was named...
We Heard the Demand, and Answered the Call! Bullet Journalling the Paperblanks Way Over the past couple of years, Ryder Carroll’s Bullet Journalling system has taken the world by storm. By innovating a decorative style of organisation that anyone can learn,...
Our new Turquoise Chronicles design is inspired by an elaborately decorated book cover crafted during a key point in the evolution of European bookbinding. The original design hails from the Salel Binder in Paris, who created it for a work...
UPDATE: The top 20 finalists have been selected! Cast Your Vote Seize the Summer Competition Show us how you're seizing the summer with Paperblanks for your chance to win a Paperblanks prize pack! We want to see your summer photos of how...
It's been more than twenty-five years since we began the Paperblanks journey. Recently, to commemorate our quarter-century milestone, we looked back to the early days of our history and selected one of our original series to be re-released as...
You may find it surprising to learn that in all our years of creating journal covers based on world art, we've never featured the art of Gustav Klimt (1862–1918). Perhaps it was because his work is just so iconic that...
You'd be hard pressed to name another family that has enriched the Western literary canon in the way that the Brontë sisters have. They wrote novels whose profoundness, subversive characters and fierce emotions stirred the rigid society of Victorian...
This season we've added two special Teacher's Planner designs (Safavid and Midnight Steel) to our popular 18-Month Diary Maxi format. Available in select markets, these planners are designed to help you prepare your curriculum, set up a seating plan...

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