One of England’s most prestigious greeting card brands, with a huge range of contemporary and traditional artists and styles from around the world. Almanac’s evocative collection covers a rich and diverse subject list including florals, cute and quirky animals, old English tapestries, sporting themes, special occasions and many more.
The world’s best everyday notebook range, from Japan, with smooth, acid free paper, soft grey lines, sewn thread biniding and cloth covered spines – complemented by full grain leather jackets. For everyday use or exclusive business settings, Apica is the paper brand for those who love the tactility of writing.
William Allardice produces two of the world’s most popular and timeless card ranges. Premium illustrative flora and fauna cards from the collection of the Natural History Museum, London, and beautifully hand crafted letterpress cards for all occasions, which he prints, one by one, on an old Heidelberg letterpress machine.
“The Bod” belongs to one of the most prestigious and ancient literary institutions in the world, the University of Oxford. More recently, it was used as the library of Hogwart’s, an educational institution of an entirely different kind. This is one of our most popular and timeless card ranges, featuring die-cut retro book covers.
Many of our brands are the result of two people with a shared love of each other and of design. And so it is with Jessica and Matthew Berinato. Matt is the artist, Jess is the entrepreneur, together they are Breathless.What began in 2008 as an invitation business has transformed into a boutique brand with global reach, now sold in over 1,000 stores across the world.
Founded in 2010 by Scottish designer Laura Park and now based in York, this is one sweet, sweet brand of cards and paper goods. Laura has an uncanny ability to make animals seem very human, with whimsical illustrations and cute captions. Check out her latest designs and you’ll fall in love with them.
Irreverent, funny and refreshingly honest, Emily McDowell is in a class all of her own. Her goal is to identify universal, emotional truths and observations on being human, and turn them into products that speak to people. Having become an overnight success thanks to a single card that went viral in 2013, Emily is now one of the most loved new artists in the US.
A unique collection of candle décor which synthesises a range of fragrant, 100% soy candles with artwork from some of the world’s finest young designers creating a beautiful addition to your home space throughout the day, dusk and evening, when the candle gently illuminates the designs. Made from all natural materials.
From the Himalayan mountains, this unique wrapping paper range is hand made, from the ground up. Workers from small village communities harvest the bark of the lokta plant, which only grows above 1500 metres, then make the paper pulp and dye the dried paper one colour at a time. 100% eco-friendly and with a texture and visual beauty unlike any other paper.
Brilliant young Californian designer Dyna Kau is the creative force being this charming, ever changing range of colourful, whimsical, beautifully designed and practical stationery and lifestyle products. Dyna’s style is unique, fresh and fashionable and her products appear in some of America’s most desirable stationery and lifestyle stores.
Inspired by a vision to integrate 100% natural materials like cotton and leather with leading edge contemporary and classical design. Hello Sunday fuses functional product design with emerging designers and artists from around the world into a constantly evolving collection of soft furnishings and lifestyle accessories.
Mia is a fresh young artist from Manchester in the UK, who became fascinated by the characters of the foxes living in the woods near her home. She developed an inspired illustrative/collage technique using original illustrations, to which she attaches outfits made from small pieces of magazines and newspapers. Her fresh, unique work is now attracting fans across the world.
Papaya is one of the world’s most exhilarating brands, available in 13 countries and 5000 shops worldwide. Papaya passionately push the envelope with fresh graphics, bold imagery, an addiction to colour and the pursuit of an unconventional harmony of art & design. A huge, exciting and constantly changing spectrum of fine lifestyle, stationery and gift items.
For over 25 years, Pepin van Roojen has been collecting and publishing some of the finest imagery books in the world, across subjects as diverse as fashion, jewellery, patterns & ornaments. In 2012, the Pepin Press launched a range of premium quality wrapping paper books, featuring some of his finest images. Following the global success of these products, Pepin Press is continuing to evolve into a truly eclectic portfolio of crafted paper products.
Since 2007, Brooklyn based artist and designer Jacqueline Schmidt has treated the world to her exquisite hand-drawn images. Her signature style blends the urban and natural, the real and fantastic, and the familiar with the mysterious. Jacqueline is a prolific talent, combining her illustrative work with textile, interior and web design.
A fresh concept in greeting cards comprising a family of bright, colourful creatures which each unfold to form a 3D card which sits on a mantel piece or table. Each animal delivers in it’s mouth a small, gilt edged, textured greeting card enclosed in a pearlescent envelope. One of Australia’s best selling boutique card brands.