Friday, May 14, 2021

Our Designs

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

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...
Watch out, Big Brother, because George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four has come to the Paperblanks collection! George Orwell is the pen name of Eric Arthur Blair (1903–1950), an English novelist, essayist, journalist and literary critic. His experiences as a member of the Indian...
It's the second day of Summer and so it's a good opportunity to show off one of our warmer collections - Paperblanks' Romantic Sensibility Collection. For Moments of Contemplation, Impulses of Genius The Romantics viewed the world as a place where...
Our new Golden Trefoil design is inspired by a 16th-century French binding that originally housed a printing of the Opera Omnia, or “complete works,” of Giovanni Pontano (1426–1503). The design, thought to be created by Claude de Picques, features a...
Theresa sent us this picture from her trip to Dublin, Ireland. She told us the following about her trip and her Paperblanks Oscar Wilde journal: I took this picture in Merrion Square when I visited Dublin in March this year....
As promised, we have more photos to share of our Paperblanks display at the Frankfurt Book Fair! Inspired by the endless possibilities of a blank page, we chose to decorate our booth with the uplifting images of butterflies. While a...
Original Artwork: Plate 17 in Ginés Codina y Sert’s Composiciones Decorativas Era: 1890s Region: Spain For lovers of the magnificent flourish and the grand gesture we present our Florentine Cascade Tuscan Sun journal. Sumptuousness is the name of the game for this...
After nearly two weeks of voting we are down to our final two designs! Thanks to everyone who has cast a vote so far, but your favourite design isn't safe yet. Make sure that your top pick is the one...
Today marks ninety-five years since the literary world lost Marcel Proust, making it a fitting time to honour him with our Proust, In Search of Lost Time journal. Born Valentine Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust (1871–1922), the author was a...
Today is the first day of Ramadan, and in honour of this important Islamic month, we've decided to spotlight our Safavid Binding Art collection. Ramadan lasts 29 or 30 days and involves those who participate - over 1 billions...

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