Van der Spek Codex Standard

The Van der Spek Codex was introduced by the small Dutch family company back in January 2016 it was initially available in A5 and A6 sizes.

The Codex has been designed with the Hobonichi bound planner primarily, but any bound planner of these sizes will work. The Codex is a Custom Hand Made item and . . . → Read More: Van der Spek Codex Standard

Van der Spek ‘Touch Me’ Nomad

The Van der Spek Nomad has been around now for coming up for two years. Last year Van der Spek introduced the same design but in the mass produced Touch Me range using five new buffalo leathers sourced in France. The Touch Me Model is the complete design with a full range of pockets and . . . → Read More: Van der Spek ‘Touch Me’ Nomad

The Pocket Notebook Book by Ray Blake

I have never been the biggest user of notebooks over the years. As you know I am more of a ring bound organiser user.

That said I have been using small notebooks as Travellers Notebooks in the last few years with mixed results, so this book I thought might hold some clues as to how . . . → Read More: The Pocket Notebook Book by Ray Blake

Gillio Giramondo & Van der Spek Nomad – Comparison Review

Gillio Giramondo and the VdS Nomad

I’ve owned both of these Travellers Notebook covers for over 6 months. The Gillio Giramondo was used as my travel journal during our extensive holiday in the USA and Canada in 2015.

I bought the Giramondo at the meet up in Brussels in March. The Nomad was a . . . → Read More: Gillio Giramondo & Van der Spek Nomad – Comparison Review