Doane Paper Flap Jotter Review

Doane Paper Flap Jotter Review

One of the good things about this space is that if you have a need, someone has probably had the same need at some point and filled it. The stationery community is full of creative people who, if they can’t find what they want, dammit, they’ll make it. One such person is Chad Doane of Doane Paper. The Grid + Lines ruling came from a meeting where half of the attendees were using lined paper, the other half graph paper. Originally just built as a downloadable pattern, fans liked the idea so much and clamored for an actual physical product.

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Baron Fig Lock Notebook Review

Baron Fig Lock Notebook Review

I don't know where exactly I said it, but I know I've said it...I've been jonesing for a dark green Confidant for a long time. And now, it is HERE. I can't tell you how happy I am, but if I ever run into any of the people from Baron Fig, I hope they expect a big high five from me. Ridiculously awesome color aside, the Lock Confidant is a very nice addition to the LE Confidant line. It's been released with a companion Squire, called the Key, which I will be writing about in a separate post tomorrow.

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Baron Fig 2017 Recap

Baron Fig 2017 Recap

Holy crap, Baron Fig launched a TON of products this year. Where some of the other companies just stuck to what works and iterated on already established markets, Baron Fig jumped into almost everything stationery related this year. This humble author may even say too many things, and not without controversy.

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In Pictures: Moo x Timothy Goodman Notebook

Available from Moo, $21.99.

This notebook is a special edition version of the Moo Hardcover Journal, which I reviewed earlier this year here.

Field Notes Dime Novel Review

Field Notes Dime Novel Review

Inspired by 19th century publications of the same name, the Dime Novel edition from Field Notes is quite a departure from what they're known for, both in design and theme. This is the 36th quarterly limited release, and only the third to come in a size different from the standard. While I don't have much love for this edition, I find the story behind it very interesting and very Field Notes.

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Weskin by Bookblock Notebook Review

Weskin by Bookblock Notebook Review

Bookblock is another company that is in the business of making customized stationery products for businesses that has come out with some stock products for sale. The Weskin is one their newest products available. On the belly band, it says "modern design | classic finish" and I'm wondering a bit which is which. Let's dig in.

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