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New model: Moleskine Reporter Notebooks

Moleskine Reporter Notebooks, MoleskineUS

Drool. Spanking new Moleskine reporter notebooks look really nice. Can’t wait to pick one up for myself.

Looks like they’re very similar to the old-school classic Moleskine, but with the flippable top-binding and a vertically-oriented accordion pocket. The immediate improvement I can see would be for writing in cramped places—like the top of your thigh while riding the bus. I wonder if the binding allows it to flip over completely without damaging the spine.

Anxious to hear what other folks think of these. Anyone tried them yet?

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Sad that some of us...

Sad that some of us haven't gotten out of the "put my negative two cents of flamebait on a website under the mistaken assumption someone cares what I think" phase, too, but I see no end in sight there either.

These look cool, thanks for the article. I loved Moleskines before I knew that I was a bandwagon-jumping sheep for doing so. I just thought they were durable, well-crafted notebooks. I'm glad to see they're going strong.




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