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About Our Anything But Ordinary Stationery

My aim since starting Comme Glom has been to redefine the way we make notes; making you productive, better styled and pushing your notes and ideas beyond just paper.  
But let's just backtrack a little.

THE BEGINNING - HANDMADE NOTEBOOKS

I've always made my own notebooks. Sketching patterns on the boring lined pages, ripping out pages, patterns and cool images from magazines and sticking them on.   I liked the fact that they stood out in the world of plain and boring and slogans. I guess it always surprised me that we weren't putting more attention and love into the most important bit - AKA - the place you write your notes, biggest dreams, hopes and desires. 

Unbeknown to me, was that my handmade notebooks started to help me be more productive.  What I started to find was that I remembered meetings and their notes because I could recall the notes had been written on a page with a glued in giant frog on.

 MY DESIGN SKILLS IMPROVED

Gradually, as my design skills got better, people would ask me where my notebook was from.  And soon this started to happen a lot. So I did something brave, and pressed print on a notebook I designed.  ( I've skipped a lot of steps here searching for printers, and being incredibly patient with my questions and below par pdfs) The first trial edition sold out.  Then it sold out again.  Then I thought, oh to hell with it - Let's go big and start a bad ass stationery company called Comme Glom. 

( Again i've missed out parts here about staying up for nights on end worrying, having to borrow money from anyone and everyone because cash flow was so bad, a big helicopter crash, and lots of people telling me I was truly insane starting a "paper" business when we are all "diiiiiigggggital" now.)

 THE IDEA BEHIND OUR BRAND

"ooooh what's that?"
"That page is perfect for this note!"

"That page is too nice for such a boring note"

I'm so excited you've found us and can't wait to hear what you think! 

Share your musing on #commeglom 

Love Laurie 

 

 

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