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This is Sportret, a book Made by MENDO, with intriguing, humorous, surprising photographs and unbelievable anecdotes.

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Why we love(d) making Sportret


This month we launched yet another passion project. One we’re really excited about: Sportret, a hommage to sports photographed by internationally renowned photo journalist Klaas Jan van der Weij.

Gifts favorites


Gift season has officially begun - especially businesses must act now. MENDO just so happens to be a gift specialist. Here's a selection of some of our favorite gifts for…

Visual Inspiration #5: Not Safe For Instagram


Many books at MENDO contain images that exceed the tantalization that is allowed by Instagram. Luckily the nudity filter on is somewhat less rigorous. Enjoy this collection of visually inspiring images that are Not Safe For Instagram.

Two LaChapelle books you want to get your hands on


The wait is over: the two (!) last books of David LaChapelle are here. Two colourful books, featuring dazzling portraits of our world’s best known celebrities and a colourful examination…

Visual Inspiration #4: Black and White Portraits


The books at MENDO offer a treasure trove of visually inspiring images. MENDO dives into the imagery regularly to dig up a selection of the best images. In this edition:…

The Interior Issue


Bohemian homes, stunning restaurant designs, Ibiza inspiration and the new Osiris Hertman. This is the Interior Issue.

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Calvin Klein

Book of the week

This unique book presents a stunning archive of images that reveals Calvin Kleins timeless influence as a designer.

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'Every book is a gift. That's why gift wrapping is standard.'
'Every book is a gift. That's why gift wrapping is standard.'

Meet MENDO: meet Joost


Our series 'Meet MENDO' is where we introduce the people who make MENDO. In this episode: co-owner and founder Joost.

Visual inspiration #3: Illustration


Visual Inspiration #3 is all about the use of Illustrations in books.

MENDO pops up at Conservatorium hotel


From Friday 8 September to Sunday 10 September, MENDO pops up at Conservatorium hotel in Amsterdam, with a carefully curated selection of books. We can be found in the Lobby…

Get out of here!


Got stuck behind your phone or laptop? These books will sparkle your wanderlust.

And the 9 winners are..


Our Sleeping In Style competition has come to an end and we're delighted to announce the 9 fortunate winners.

We’ll have a gay old time


It's summer and Gay Pride has landed in Amsterdam. It's basically the best time of year. We selected books that make the lighthearted even happier.


Signed copy of Sportret. Copies of Sportret signed by Frank & Ronald de Boer. Frank and…


Signed copy of Sportret. Copies of Sportret signed by Frank & Ronald de Boer. Frank and…


We give away 3 copies of our new book: SPORTRET. Tag the friend who deserves this…


A new book MADE BY MENDO with superb images from SPORTRET now available online…

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