The range is expanded and modernised, without sacrificing its authenticity, craftsmanship or impeccable quality.
« Original Crown Mill » paper and envelopes are now supplied to customers all over the world
Frédéric Pelletier opens a writing paper and envelope factory in Brussels.
He orders a laid paper from the Manufacture Royale, to be an authentic replica of traditional handmade paper. « Original Crown Mill » was born.
Frédéric Pelletier was one of the first manufacturers to produce silk-lined envelopes, packed in elegant boxes decorated with distinguished script.
His successors had the privilege of supplying the Belgian Royal Family and some of the most illustrious families in Europe
Emperor Maximilian of Austria gives permission for the monks of the La Hulpe monastery in Belgium to construct a mill on the banks of a tiny watercourse, the Argentine.
This Watermill was to become the Manufacture Royale for the production of writing paper