All LIFE notebooks are hand-crafted by a staff of 40 experts in the traditional Japanese art of papermaking. The Tsubame Tokyo Skytree has all the characteristics of the quality and craftsmanship that have been the hallmarks of the Life Stationery Company from the very outset. The bindings are meticulously designed to offer a combination of beauty and robustness. The paper is silky-smooth and soft-coloured with easy-turn pages perfect for writing and sketching. Needless to say, this product is ideal for fountain pen lovers !