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The Perfect Moleskine (And you can’t have it)

May 7th, 2007 · 22 Comments · black book

According to legend, when famed travel writer Bruce Chatwin learned that his favorite notebook, a moleskine manufactured by a small company in Paris, was being discontinued, he immediately went to the shop and bought every last one they had in stock. At least he had the forewarning. I’ve found the perfect little black notebook; in […]

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The Moleskine (and why we’re still looking)

April 29th, 2007 · 26 Comments · black book

OK, let’s get it out of the way: The Moleskine. The current reigning king of the little black book. What every notebook we review on this blog will be compared to. What could we possibly have against it? The Moleskine’s beauty is in its utter simplicity: The cover: hard, durable, oily finish, black, and not […]

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