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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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Besides, you can't even really...

Besides, you can't even really see the Moleskine label! :-)

I bought my first one at a bookstore in Lexington, KY. I picked it up because it was just the right size. Little did I know that I would fall in love with the paper, the elastic band, and the pocket in the back. To my dismay, I found that there were people out there who were as neurtic about these notebooks as I was. I didn't even know they were popular -- and I guess most Moleskine-heads didn't either when they fell in love.

Birds of a feather...




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