At Plantain, we transform your life story into beautiful and individualised books.
Tell your life story in beautiful, unique books and digital heirlooms.
Recording your story (or that of your loved one) is the perfect gift for all: the greatest tribute to those who've come before you, and an invaluable investment for future generations.
Our team of expert interviewers, researchers, writers, illustrators, and designers assure your story is brought to life, in your voice, and complemented with outstanding design. We help you capture the stories before it’s too late and they begin to disappear.
To date, we have crafted books and heirlooms for individuals, families, and companies.
Connecting 149 Generations Across 28 Countries.
We believe that by celebrating and sharing our personal (hi)stories, we help create a more connected and dignified world.
Our love for personal stories and culture, for innovation and craftsmanship, means that we set out to create a keepsake as special and unique as your story, every single time.
Our focus is on building long-term relationships and our expertise and personal service are geared toward ensuring a process that is as effortless as it is enjoyable for you.
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What You Have to Say About Us
“The process has been so satisfying and collegial that I have and will continue to recommend Plantain to my friends and colleagues... You and the Plantain team are the best!”
“Plantain’s passion fuels their ability to listen deeply to the many facets of a story, and their sheer determination and unwavering integrity bring these stories to life in a way that they can be accessed by all. This is done with immense humility and they use creative insight to make these unique interpretations in many mediums. It has been an honour to have known and collaborated with them over the last three years, and our family applauds their work.”
“Plantain, was very professional and communicated very well. Being that I am located in the United States they made my project feel like a priority and I am forever thankful for that.”
“The product was high quality, the service excellent.”
“It was awesome working with Plantain on this project”