The Holidays are here, and so is the annual Paper Lovers Holiday Gift Guide! We all know how frustrating and tiering holiday shopping is, so I took care of it. Okay, I admit you still have a few clicks to go through, but the hard part is truely over. I’ve collected the must have gems from the paper world perfect for that book worm or notebook lover on your gift list. One for each taste and age in the family!
FOR THE BOOKWORMS: (1.) For the Aspiring Masterchef– After “O jabłkach” (“On Apples”), Eliza Mórawskabrought out a new cook book “O chlebie” this year (“On Bread” – not available in English yet). Which looks ever tastier than the last one! (HERE) (2.) For the Wonderer and Kid at Heart – After the super successful illustrated kid’s book “MAPY” (“MAPS”) Aleksandra Mizielinska and Daniel Mizielinski are back with their new book “Under Earth, Under Water” (ENG) / “Pod ziemią, pod wodą” (PL). (3.)The Fashionista – The most popular Polish fashion bloggerKatarzyna Tusk’s“Elementarz Stylu” (Prime Style) is a guide with universal principles to clothes, revealing the secret to always looking classy while breaking stereotypes. Full of beautiful photographs and illustrations, no more crazy, frantic morning in front of the closet! (HERE) (4.) The History Buff& Gamer– “Die Welt im Spiel” (The World in the game) is an Atlas full of playable maps. Magnificient historic travel games in the world, discovered and collected by game researcher Ernst Strouhal. See on youtube. (HERE) (5.) For the Comic Book Lover – An adult Comic book by Finnish comic artists Kaisa and Christoffer Leka about death. Beautifully illustrated, full of hilarious tales. And you even get it hand wrapped, delivered to your door with a free magazine inside! (HERE) (6.) For the World Traveller – This is the World: A global treasure is a compilation of abridged versions of M. Sasek’s most popular children’s travel books. From London to Hong Kong, Sydney to San Francisco, readers will delight in this charming journey through the world’s great cities. (HERE) (7.) For the Creative – “Mach dieses Buch Fertig“. With Keri Smith’s unique sensibility, readers are introduced to a new way of art and journal making, discovering novel ways to escape the fear of the blank page and fully engage in the creative process. (HERE)
FOR THE NOTEBOOK LOVERS (1.) For the Planner – Weekly pocket planer 2016. Soft cover made of 100% cotton paper. Open spine binding and black 3D foil-embossing on front. Limited edition. (HERE) (2.) For the Dreamer –Dream likeHamburg 1969 notebook by Notes Limited is a stunning notebook made of vintage exercise books from the 1960s, edition of 300. (HERE) (3.) For the Multitasker – Magdalena Tekialis Jungle Planner is a hard cover book that triples as a calendar, notebook and sketchbook, all in once. 100% recycled. (HERE) (4.) For the Retro Lover –Just like your parents had in the 60’s, The Weekly Journal 2016 reminds of the retro notebook style from the days past. The journal is formatted to show all weekdays equally on the left page, complemented by a squared page for notes and doodles on the right. (HERE) (5.) For the Color Crazy – New notebooks in shocking vivid colours and geometric design for pattern lovers by Absoloot creative and letterpress studio in Budapest. It’s all about electric vibe! Not only for geometric lovers. (HERE) (6.)For the Organizer – Moduletto, a notebook which you can completely customize to your needs by extracting sheets, putting in new or other ones, rearrange them, changing the cover and the colour of the binding. (HERE)