Customizable notebooks, a present for the all family
The Season’s Greetings period comes and with it that famous question: what am I going to offer? It’s always difficult to find the good answer and especially in time.
The most popular reasons at this fact are: we don’t know what to offer, we ask ourselves “if this present is displeasing to him/her” and mostly “hasn’t I offer this gift last year?”.
Mypaperbook gives you a little help with its assortment of customizable notebooks. They are an opportunity to mark the occasion in this festive season by offering a unique and customizable object to people around you. So get out of the circle of issues and the ordinary gift such as a tablet, a laptop, a perfume, chocolates. Indulge with a customizable notebook.
To note, you can choose among one of this four fluorescent edge colors: green, pink, orange and yellow; or among one of this three colors: gold, silver and black.
Customizable notebooks, a perfect gift for business
To borrow a sentence mentioned in the previously paragraph: originality is your best asset during this Season’s Greetings. More singular than a chocolate box or traditional greeting cards, custom notebooks are an opportunity to show the commitment you have for your customers, your employees. Also, have a better longevity. Indeed, they go slower than a box of chocolates.
Often seen as an obligation, the year-end gift is a real asset . It is in the minds of those who receive it and remains a memory to which it is attached. So, be a vehicle for your company with custom notebooks Mypaperbook for the year 2016. Just, add a personal touch which will be so for all those to whom you offer them.
Notebook is a must to transcribe your thinking and you’re a partner for the Season’s Greetings.
What is the color?
When speaking to customizable Mypaperbook notebooks, you can’t miss their edge colors. But before to see in detail their seven edge colors, the first question is: what is the color?
From a scientific point of view, the color corresponds to a part of the frequencies of electromagnetic radiation perceived by the eye and called visible light spectrum. In other words, the color appears to us in function of the visible wavelength. To capture this light, our eyes have photosensitive cells. Thanks to them, we can see up to 10 million color shades. However, each eye has its version of colors. As the individual is unique, his eyes are also just like his brain! In fact, our brain interprets the amount of light that enters our eyes. An it provides an interpretation.
The most recent example is the viral story about a dress’ color published on the Internet. The author wrote a caption for the photo in one simple question: Is the dress white and gold or blue and black? Thousands of people responded but no unanimous answer was given. But it’s normal. There is no one answer to this question, that depends entirely on the perception of each. The scientific explanation made to this question is that perception is unique to each, and is based on receptors in the fundus.
Customizable notebooks: secrets of the seven edge colors
To create edge colors (or ” jaspage ” in technical French ) of customizable notebooks, several techniques are used: for fluorescent colors pink , orange , green and yellow and also black, printing on the edge is used. As for gold and silver color , they are obtained through the gilt -edged.
Edge printing: a roll comes affixed color directly on the surronding blocks’ pages. To have a perfect finish, the pages are pressed and held by wedges to prevent transfers on the pages
Gilding: a plastic of the desired color is affixed on pages. The color is then transferred onto the edge with a hot iron
Now, discover the realization of gilt –edged in video. It has been taken in our workshops near Grenoble.
Customizable notebooks Mypaperbook make their cinema…
A surprise guest invested our workshops to capture a few Mypaperbook customizable notebooks’ slices of life. Who could it be, who are we talking about? Small clues to its identity: it loves the spotlight, it’s rather high-tech, it always had very specific “goals”. You found? No more mystery, this is a camera. During several hours, it filmed the daily life and work of our craftsmen in carrying customizable notebooks Mypaperbook. Immersion in our production workshops heart, to lift the veil surrounding the beautiful realization of our customizable notebooks…
Details of the manufacturing excellence
This video was made in our workshop in Grenoble, a town in the heart of the Alps in France, and shows the universe and the different stages of our notebooks’ production. You can, among other things, to discover “modern” machines and “old-fashioned”, like the Original Heidelberg aged over 60 years-old who realizes the amazing marking on Mypaperbook’s covers. But also watch our craftsmen’s savoir-faire and expertise in paper handling and customizable notebooks’ assembly.
To give you an overview and help you to decrypt the follow operations, here are the three keys to understand of manufacturing excellence:
- printing, assembly and binding of binders (“cahiers”) with a specific technique named perfect binding or in French “dos carré collé”
- cutting, marking and the creation of the crease covers to decrease the resistance to bending, and to obtain a neat fold
- the body assembly notebooks (binders assembled) with the coverage that will be pasted-paper on the back
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04Why we send us greetings cards?
The greeting card comes from the Far East. It was used to wish his vows to friendship or business people met throughout the year. Rather formal, these paper cards had different sizes depending on the addressee (public figure, noble…). Some cards could have disproportionate dimensions, requiring rolling them up like a parchment.
Greeting cards that we know today, with a smaller format, have them starting point England in the 19th century. With the first stamp in 1840, more and more people sent cards and letters. Also, the lithography (invented during this century) had the beginning to the explosion of the greeting card.
With the printing process, greeting cards have been standardized for a public using. This paper size has persisted through the ages and is still present today. However, with the progress of digital device we can see digital greeting cards, text message to wish New Year Eve and also dedicated applications for every celebration. But, the paper greeting card is still a proof of attention and elegance, a unique present that shows an attachment to people.
Customizable notebooks, an original greeting card for companies
Now, it’s the moment for families, friends and also companies to thank men and women who have count throughout the year. These thanks are usually a paper greeting card to wish an happy new year, health, prosperity, happiness… .
Customizable notebooks are a way to celebrate differently the end of a year and the beginning to another. In respect of paper tradition, customizable notebooks Mypaperbook wait you to customize them. You have choice two blenders and seven colour edges.
For companies, it’s the occasion to make the different to its clients. With these customizable notebooks, celebrate the New Year with a prestigious present that will be reflected your company’s values, your image and your greetings. These notebooks are the perfect association between authenticity and modernity.