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New Product: Delicious Map Blankets

We won't bother with words - they don't do the cozy feel of these blankets justice!  It's hard to get across the cozy nature of the blanket through photos - but these are just delicious. 

America - A NATION OF ONE PEOPLE FROM MANY COUNTRIES

How appropriate with this current hostile administration to revisit this fabulous 1940 map from the David Rumsey map collection encouraging tolerance, diversity and immigration. We are a national of immigrants, as if we need a reminder!  In all the illustrations of the immigrants that appear on the map, I can't make out one...

Why we just LOVE the scrolls.

Framed maps are kind of sad. There they sit, behind glass, unloved, unapproachable, like a boy in a bubble. That's not fun. And if it's not fun, then why do it? We say it's time to get the map out from behind the glass - once it's out for all to...

12 best maps from 2016

We see a LOT of different types of maps for a lot of different products. I don't know how many - a thousand? TEN thousand? Plus people insist on showing me maps wherever I go since I am "that map guy." So, if you add those, it might just be...

Mapisart new world headquarters - yay!

We're very excited to announce our new facility in Newport, Rhode Island with more manufacturing / production space - woo-hoo! We're out of the supply closet!  For some time Mapisart had some cramped headquarters. It was affordable, but small. This is a game changer for us to have enough space to...