Month: Apr 2019

A story about Lorem ipsum

Have you heard of Lorem Ipsum text?

Have you ever heard of Lorem Ipsum? This strange text used to be the printer’s favourite but is know the designers much loved Filler Tool. Lorem ipsum is simply dummy text used in the printing and typesetting industry. It has been the standard filler text since the 1500’s and looks like this; Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce convallis, tortor ornare pharetra tincidunt, sapien urna cursus elit, vitae luctus lorem dui non …

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a page foxing story

Want to know what those strange stains on your book pages are?

Want to know what those strange stains on your book pages are? A page foxing story is a short explanation as to the term “foxing” which is used to describe the shades of brown staining found on old printed products. It doesn’t affect its integrity but does lower the value of the document for collectors. It is thought to be caused by either fungus or the oxidising of iron and other trace metals. For a …

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