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Two years ago, Martin Pühringer, an Austrian instrument-maker, contacted us about incorporating some of our designs into a harpsichord he was building.
We are pleased to spotlight one of the newest collections from Paperblanks' Spring 2011 catalog: Literary Art Deco. Available in both midi and slim formats, the two covers of these journals were inspired by the lavish designs of France...
Paperblanks Stories is a blog series about the origins and stories behind some of our Collections.
We're now deep into May and, in light of the English expression "April Showers Bring May Flowers" we've decided to spotlight our "flower"-focused series: the Laurel Burch Blossoms Collection. For the Keeping of Thoughts Magical & Sensual The covers of our...
It's almost Mother's Day, so we wanted to Spotlight one of our more feminine collections of writing journals: our Brocaded Paper Collection. Sumptuous Varieties of Gold Decorated Paper Gold leaf blocking on leather and parchment had been practiced in Europe since...
The Library Shop at the New York Public Library is spotlighting Paperblanks in their window display! Check out the following photos of the display:  
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...

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