Monthly Archives: July 2009

OPEN SESSION: The Moleskinerie Open Thread Discussion

Welcome to OPEN SESSION:  The Moleskinerie Open Thread Discussion. Moleskinerie invites you, our visitors to share your thoughts on a special topic. Today it is "Your favorite sketching place" Is it a ledge on a mountain top, or the seashore? Or … Continue reading

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Inspiration: “Dear Everybody”

A novel written in the form of letter, diary entries, encyclopedia entries, conversations with various people,notes sent home from teachers, newspaper articles, psychological evaluations, weather reports, a missing person flyer, a eulogy, a last will and testament, and other fragments, … Continue reading

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Coming this Fall: myDetour in San Francisco

Exciting news from Moleskine – myDetour is coming to the great city of San Francisco this fall. It opens on September 10 and runs through October 1. Moleskine invites everyone in the Bay Area to check out the exhibits in … Continue reading

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Tim Baynes: “A Rather English Wedding”

England: Deep in darkest Essex my nephew John and his lovely bride, Natalie, are getting married. The sun shoos the clouds away from Ingatestone village. Everyone looks gorgeous, large hats occlude the view in church but not the enjoyment. The … Continue reading

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New MSK Features

MSK has added 2 new features.  1. There are new formats with graphics for use by non-English speakers. It is now it is possible to choose different format to print (pocket, large, xl) and different shapes (standard, weekly, horizontal) for … Continue reading

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Video: Just Like Heaven

Iain emailed us a link to a video he has uploaded on YouTube: I recorded an acoustic version of The Cure's 'Just like Heaven' and made a wee video of it using drawings from my 2009 Moleskine sketchbook. LINK "Friendly … Continue reading

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Music: “Dear Moleskine”

No notebook sighting here, just an intriguing mention in an equally intriguing video by Jay Electronica. "It has been a minute since anyone has heard from the mysterious Jay Electronica. Just to let you know he’s alive and well, working … Continue reading

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Inspiration: “Children Full of Life”

A CBC series of short documementaries about a class of Japanese children, the notebooks they keep and life lessons learned. "In the award-winning documentary Children Full of Life, a fourth-grade class in a primary school in Kanazawa, northwest of Tokyo, … Continue reading

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The Beauty of it All…

By Che Moleman I haven't really seen anyone else talk about this or even bring this up, so I figured I'd start it. I think I have finally found why the Moleskine® notebooks are just so damn appealing. They are … Continue reading

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Dancing down the aisle

Totally unrelated but too fascinating to pass up, presenting the "JK Wedding Entrance Dance," described by Jill and Kevin Kheinz as "Our wedding entrance dance to Forever…yeah, forever." It took place at a church in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Video from … Continue reading

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