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  • A big, black and beautiful binder from Van der Spek
    • January 1st, 2016

    I finally got around to ordering my first binder from Van der Spek and was lucky enough to have it arrive just in time for Christmas. I’ve used it for a few weeks now and thought I would publish my thoughts on it. I’ve mainly used binders from Gillio f…


  • Thoughts on the medium Mia Cara from Gillio
    • October 26th, 2015

    A while ago I suspended my better judgement and ordered a medium Mia Cara in Epoca Gold from Gillio. I had a few minor quibbles with the item originally sent to me2, but Gillio happily indulged me and let me have it exchanged. This is my eighth binder from…

  • Thoughts on the new Gillio medium Compagnas • August 18th, 2014

    In May last year I ordered my first Gillio binder—a medium Compagna in gold. A few weeks ago I preordered my second medium Compagna in gold, for reasons best left private. While familiar, this new item differed in a some ways from my first. These are a f…

  • The Slim Gillio Compagna • September 4th, 2013

    My slim Compagna next to my regular medium one. They are both of the Epoca Gold-leather, but notice the difference in color — my medium Compagna has been exposed to UV-rays during the Swedish summer. There are more pictures at the end of this post. I…