Hypnotic doodles of artist and illustrator Sophie Roach

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Friday 29 May 2015

A couple of months ago we showed you what was inside the sketch books of artists around the world. Well, add this artist and illustrator to the list.

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You can clear the pages of this book over and over again by popping it into the microwave

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Products on Tuesday 17 March 2015

If you’re a tree hugger or a spy who wants your secret codes erased as soon as you write them down, Rocketbook is it. The 8.5-inch-by-11-inch 100-page notebook uses heat-sensitive ink found in FriXion Pilot ballpoints and comes with a smart app. When you put your Rocketbook in the microwave for 30 seconds, everything you scribbled is cleared but remember to save your writings or sketches via the specific app that will upload them to the cloud first.

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Inspiration Pad comes with unpredictably lined pages

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Wednesday 31 July 2013

Yeah, we all get creative block from time to time. The Inspiration Pad is extra fun to us, because it transforms an ordinary writing pad with these quintessential neatly lined pages into one with pages of lines that veer off into oscillating waves, puzzle-like mazes or even light beams. It’s really cool.

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Hidden pencil notebooks

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Wednesday 22 May 2013

Wow, Robie Rogge and Joe Shouldice designed a notebook-and-pencil set for MoMA that cleverly skips around the usual pencil-tucked-in-spine feature and hides the pencil right in the cover of the notebook itself. We’re in favor.

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Sharp-looking triangle notebooks

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Saturday 8 September 2012

Finally, someone has reinvented notebooks. These exquisite cloth-bound notebooks designed by Tan Mavitan for MoMA are triangles that unfold into perfectly square pages. Unlined too, so you can choose to ink away diagonally or across the pages. 

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Handmade notebooks made from recycled album covers

The Soda Shop Reader Find

By The Soda Shop in Video on Monday 16 July 2012

When I first saw one of these little pads, I was immediately drawn in by their unique look and crafty feel. Later, I found out I was actually looking at a record album cover – or a piece of one at least. 12 Inch Notes are handmade notebooks made from recycled album covers, and make […]

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Win a Moleskine Lego Notebook

Lost At E Minor Contributor

By Lost At E Minor in New Prizes on Wednesday 22 February 2012

Our friends at Aussie stationary shop Notemaker have given us 10 Moleskine Lego Notebooks to give away: an assorted mix of 5 large and 5 pocket ones with mixed covers. To enter, tell us the first thing you’d write in your new notebook, along with the city you live in.

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