Our Designs

Learn the stories behind our designs and get details on new releases.

As we discussed in a previous article on Factors to Consider When Buying a Writing Journal, the quality of a notebook's paper can be fairly important. The nicer the paper the more pleasant your writing experience will be. Anyone...
Paperblanks® users often tell us they are afraid to start marking up a pristine new journal, but that's the opposite of how we want these beautiful products to make you feel. If you're intimidated looking at the writers and...
This season we've added four fun new cover designs to our Flexis collection: Celestial Planisphere, Aureo, Moonlight and Calypso. The first three all come from existing Paperblanks series, but Calypso is making its debut as a Flexi! The look of...
The vibrantly detailed gardens of Gary Grayson’s artistic world are captured in our new Nature Montages series. A native of Arlington, Texas, Grayson takes inspiration from a wide variety of sources, including his ten years served in the United States...
A polarizing historical figure, Napoleon Bonaparte (1769–1821) is both feared and revered. For the 250th anniversary of his birth, we are honouring this French statesman and military leader with a new Special Edition journal. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=736uJ1cAly0&w=560&h=315] Available only in select European...
Every Paperblanks® book is inspired by world art and culture, by traditional craft and practice, and by visionaries, rebels and artists across the ages. Paperblanks Stories is a blog series about the origins behind some of our designs. Part of...
Today marks the 255th birthday of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791). Mozart was one of the most popular and prolific composers of the Classical era of Western music. A writing notebook in our Embellished Manuscripts Collection, a series of journals...
It's been nearly a year since we launched our first-ever line of softcover notebooks, and the response has been overwhelming – in a wonderful way! We are so glad to see that our lightweight Paperblanks Flexis have found a place...
We're pleased to announce the newest addition to our growing Accordion Box line: Shiraz. Matching the design used for our Shiraz collection of writing journals, the new Shiraz Accordion Box features a design that originates from sixteenth-century Persia. For the...
It's never too early to get a head start on planning for the new year – especially when there are so many fun and unique diary covers to choose from! Our new 2019 12-Month Dayplanners, now available in stores, feature...

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