Give the gift of a personalized journal!

Our popular Habana notebooks can be personalized with a name, date, or short message on the cover. It’s the perfect, personal gift for Mother’s Day or graduation. These elegant journals are available with black, red, raspberry, orange, anise green, or turquoise covers, with lined or blank pages. The ivory paper is fountain pen friendly.   […]

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Clairefontaine Graf’Book demo video

This short video has demonstrations of art in the Clairefontaine Graf’Book notebooks using a variety of pens, markers, pencils, crayons, and other media. The white 100gsm paper is designed to work well with all inks without feathering or bleedthrough. The video explains the 6 different sizes and 2 layouts (portrait and landscape) of the Graf’Book […]

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Writing Wednesday: How do they make those gorgeous ink splatters in reviews?

On many fountain pen ink reviews you’ll see splatters of ink on a page. This shows the sheen/ shimmer of the ink, as well as shading and depth. Turns out there’s more to it than just dumping ink on the page; there’s a technique for applying the ink to the paper using a minimum amount […]

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30 Day Challenge update: How Tiffany is using her Trinote weekly planner

Tiffany was one of the winners of our 30 Day Challenge: Apps to Paper Planner Giveaway! She sent me some excellent photos of how she is using the Trinote weekly planner she won. She had this to say: I just wanted to give you a quick update on how I’ve been using the planner! I […]

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Quo Vadis planners love on Instagram!

There’s been lots of love for Quo Vadis planners on Instagram lately! Click through the links to see photos of everyone’s planners. Student athlete @menleystudies shows us how she uses her Minister weekly planner. Despite a hectic schedule of classes, studying, and training, she got all A’s her first semester at university! Congratulations! @jojo_eliece calls […]

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Sandra Bartholomew’s published book of her comics!

You might remember Sandra Bartholomew and her comics she draws in her Quo Vadis Scholar weekly planner (which we featured here). She has turned these comics into a book! BEGIN AGAIN – Quo Vadis (Where are you going?) is available now from blurb.com. The book is a unique take on comics; the daily sketches become […]

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Writing Wednesday: Writers and their notebooks

In The Writers, The Artist, The Notebooks, Anna Iltnere interviewed five authors to ask them about their favorite notebooks and pens. She writes: For writers and artists who travel overseas, in reality or in their imaginations, a notebook is an island, somewhere to anchor, a map of thoughts, a memory tattooed on paper, sometimes a […]

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Brighten up cold winter days with a colorful planner cover!

Brighten up your days with a colorful planner cover! All Quo Vadis planners come with a variety of cover colors from bright and cheerful to subdued and professional and everything in between. There’s also different textures, from pebbly to smooth. Quo Vadis planner covers are refillable and can be used year after year. Or, swap […]

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Video showing how Clairefontaine paper is made!

I really liked this video showing how Clairefontaine paper (used in Quo Vadis planners, Clairefontaine notebooks, and Rhodia notebooks and writing pads) is made! The Executive Vice President of Exacompta Clairefontaine, Jean-Marie Nusse, talks about PEFC certification and why it’s important to the company and our customers. The video is in French but you can […]

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