Monday, February 6, 2023

Paperblanks News

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Every year we offer a variety of 18-month planners, perfect for academic life or simply planning far in advance. This year's selection, featuring a variety of hardcover and softcover designs, is now available in stores and online! With all the...
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 and stories behind some of our designs.
Our new collection of bookmarks has arrived online and in many retail locations! These double-sided bookmarks are printed with the same unique processes used for our journal covers, creating a tangible and textured feel. They show off the beauty and...
We’re excited to finally be able to tell you about the newest addition to the Embellished Manuscripts Collection, the ‘Amy Winehouse, Tears Dry’ journal.  Designed in partnership with the Amy Winehouse Foundation charity, this book features a self-portrait of...
Our Katagami Florals series reproduces two fine examples of “katagami” stencil artwork – a stencil and a painting created using one. Katagami dates back over 1,000 years to ancient Japan, but the works showcased on our covers come from...
Nobility and grace are restored in this filigreed design, originally created in 1675 to hold Richard Allestree’s The Government of the Tongue. Crafted by the Queens’ Binder “A,” one of the most prolific binders of the Restoration period, the...
Our new Poetry in Bloom design reproduces the binding of The Sensitive Plant and Early Poems, a collection of poems by Percy Bysshe Shelley. Written in the wake of his child’s death, Shelley’s title poem describes a flower garden...
Released as part of our Spring 2013 catalogue, Paperblanks' new Vintage Vogue collection of journals is routed in Art Deco Paris and the famed cabarets of France in the 1920's and 30's. The collection is made up of one design,...
Handstitched books are rare and have become the domain of connoisseurs or those who can afford the luxury of traditional craftsmanship. The handstitched binding method – also known as Coptic binding or chain stitch binding – was first developed...
These captivating images come from first edition copies of Andrew Lang’s The Violet Fairy Book and The Olive Fairy Book. These collections of fairy tales and folklore are each a part of a twelve-part series known as Lang’s Fairy Books (or Andrew Lang’s...