Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Our Designs

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

Another sighting! The Damas Marble journal from our Intricate Inlays Collection appears in the 2010 French romantic comedy The Heartbreaker. The film starred two of France's biggest stars - Romain Duris and Vanessa Paradis - and was a huge...
Grain direction is an essential aspect of producing a well-crafted book. It may seem like a small detail, yet it makes a crucial impact on the long-term lifespan of a book.
Every now and then we spot a Paperblanks journal in a movie or TV show! These screenshots are from the American HBO series In Treatment, which stars Gabriel Byrne as psychotherapist Paul Weston. The episode is Sophie - Week...
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) was born 559 years ago today. What better day to profile the Renaissance man and spotlight our Leonardo's Sketches Collection of writing journals? An Unparalleled Body of Work In a body of work that is perhaps unparalleled...
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.
More people should know who William Morris is. Born 177 years today, William Morris (1834-1896) was one of the most celebrated practitioners of the Arts & Crafts Movement, an "international design movement that ... flourished between 1880 and 1910." Four...
http://www.youtube.com/v/e8PLpXvhtlc?fs=1&hl=en_US&hd=1 Hollywood’s at it again. Another adaptation of Charlotte Brontë’s classic novel Jane Eyre is in theaters in North America (believe it or not there have been over 18 adaptations of the classic book). The good news, though, is that...
http://www.youtube.com/v/6s1J4JzGKpc?fs=1&hl=en_US&hd=1 To supplement our recent blog post about our high paper quality standards we now have a video on the same topic. Tell us what you think -- both about the video and about our paper!
It's International Women's Day today (not to mention Mardi Gras and Carnival!), and in recognition of this we’ve decided to spotlight our Laurel Burch Spirit of Womankind Collection of writing journals. These brilliantly coloured, vibrant and moving covers...
Every single design at Paperblanks first begins as an image, as an idea, or as a vision. We are inspired by artists, and our approach towards what we feature on our blog will be no different. Quite simply, we want...

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