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brandbook Feel It – Notebooks Are Tactile Objects
23. May 16inspiration, brandbook, nuuna

Feel It – Notebooks Are Tactile Objects

The special thing about notebooks is that they are both memory device and object. One has to remember though: form follows function - and the function of a notebook always comes down to the tactile experience of its materiality.


brandbook Good intention
17. May 16inspiration, brandbook

Good intention

The front of a book – sounds wrong, but still correct – connects the book block in front and back with the book cover.


brandbook nuuna X SF MoMA
15. May 16nuuna, collaboration

nuuna X SF MoMA

Tomorrow, may 14th, the new San Francisco MoMA reopens its doors. It will than be the biggest museum in the US – a spectacular expansion was designed by architecture firm Snøhetta.


brandbook London Stationery Award for nuuna Pearl Notebooks
12. May 16nuuna, we love

London Stationery Award for nuuna Pearl Notebooks

We are thrilled about the 1st place at this year's London Stationery Award.


brandbook Writing Helps!
09. May 16inspiration

Writing Helps!

Whether you're sad, brooding or afraid of taking that exam - writing always helps channeling your thought's.


brandbook Declaration of love to an atlas
06. May 16inspiration, we love

Declaration of love to an atlas

A movie for bibliophiles: The World Geo-Graphic Atlas


brandbook Travel guides drawn by hand
01. May 16inspiration, we love

Travel guides drawn by hand

Illustrations by Joanna Walsh - alias Badaude


brandbook brandbook Bureau Seine
01. May 16brandbook

brandbook Bureau Seine

Our branch in Paris ... well ... launched!


brandbook Between the folds
29. Apr 16inspiration, we love

Between the folds

An exeptional movie about paper


brandbook Elaborate Book Covers
22. Apr 16inspiration, we love

Elaborate Book Covers

Some books trigger a desire to own them by their mere cover. At least that's our reaction to Francois Brindeau’s 1975 design of “La Chanson du vieux marin”.


brandbook The Happy Book for the Happy Show
20. Apr 16nuuna, collaboration

The Happy Book for the Happy Show

Our favourite graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister is presenting his Happy Show in Frankfurt at MAK, Museum Angewandte Kunst.


brandbook Open thread stitch
15. Apr 16inspiration, brandbook

Open thread stitch

For purists and designer, who follow the principle of reduction, there is nothing more beautiful than an open book spine.