Category: notebook

Papio Press Pocket Notebook Review

8 June 2018 By ian

Papio Press are a UK-based company that makes a range of products including calendars, postcards, notepads, jewellery, prints and notebooks. This notebook was kindly sent to me by Nero’s Notes so I could review it. These are my own opinions. My original review stated that these notebooks were larger than A6. They are actually exactly […]

Silvine Exercise Notebook Review

11 May 2018 By ian

Silvine is a ubiquitous brand in the UK and has been for years. I remember having stacks of red Silvine notebooks as a kid. More recently than that ancient past, Silvine have brought out a series of high quality notebooks that pay homage to what turns out to be six generations of notebook making. The […]

Studio Tartuensis Classic Notebook Review and Giveaway

21 March 2018 By ian

Studio Tartuensis are, in their own words, A museum and studio for letterpress and intaglio techniques, a hotbed of new ideas for old crafts, a center for print-related education, research and art. They’re based in Estonia and they have a cat called Johannes Gutenberg. If you’re not already falling for them, you have no soul. […]

Central Crafts Viaggio Large Notebook Review

28 February 2018 By ian

Central Crafts is a family run business based in the UK that sells a variety of stationery items from around the world. They contacted me to see if I’d be interested in reviewing one of their notebooks. Size: 21cm by 15cm (2cm thick) (this is pretty much A5 size) Price: £24 Cover: recycled leather Pages: […]

Manuscript Notebook Review

1 November 2017 By ian

Manuscript are an American notebook company. They sent me a set of their notebooks to review. These are my honest opinions based on using one of each size for several weeks. Pocket notebooks Size: 5.5″ x 3.5″ Price: $11 for three Pages: 64 Cover: textured cardboard Paper: off-white Ruling: blank Binding: sewn/thread Large notebooks Size: […]