Roterfaden Taschenbegleiter review

Roterfaden Taschenbegleiter Organiser and Notebook Cover Review

The Roterfaden Taschenbegleiter is a notebook cover/organiser on steroids. It costs anything from €69 to the equivalent of a small house, depending on your configuration (more on that later). The one I’m reviewing here cost €109. The Taschenbegleiter has a huge number of options. So many, in fact, that Roterfaden[…]

Read more
Midori Travelers Notebook fully loaded

Midori Traveler’s Notebook Part Three: Making It Your Own (and a Giveaway)

That the Midori Traveler’s Notebook has such a loyal following is due to: high quality products; clever branding; and the infinite variety of ways to make it your own. In fact the notebook becomes uniquely yours very quickly as the cover picks up scuffs and scratches and rapidly develops personality.[…]

Read more
Midori Travelers Notebook Refill 013 lightweight back cover

An Introduction to the Midori Traveler’s Notebook Part Two: Paper Refills

In this second part of my introduction to the Midori Traveler’s Notebook I’ll be looking at paper refills. In this, the standard sized Midori, refills are 11cm x 22cm. I shall be concentrating on refills made by Midori. Other companies make compatible refills and it’s perfectly possible to make your[…]

Read more
Midori Traveler's notebook closed

An Introduction to the Midori Traveler’s Notebook (part one)

The Midori Traveler’s Notebook is legendary but, to me at least, quite intimidating. It’s quite pricy to get into and there is an overwhelming number of options. I’ve spent quite a long time looking at it all from afar, not quite knowing where to begin. Then a month or so[…]

Read more

An Interview and Giveaway with Chris Davis of Davis Leatherworks

Anyone who’s followed this site for more than a few minutes will know I have a great fondness for Davis Leatherworks’ notebook covers. They are simple and functional and they are oh so beautiful. Often we buy these lovely handmade products and know nothing about the people who make them. Being[…]

Read more