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Leuchtturm1917 is a highly organised and fountain pen-friendly brand of notebooks and diaries. Features include numbered pages, list of contents and adhesive labels as well as a choice of fantastic colours.
This is the medium or A5 size notebook with the dot grid pages and a hard cover. Labels are included for the spine and front cover plus each page has a space for the date. Pen loops can be purchased separately to keep your pen or pencil handy.ﾠ
The medium Leuchtturm books are 145 x 210mm and have 249 pages
- Numbered pages plus a table of contents
- Some perforated detachable pages
- Storage pocket in the back cover
- Set of stickers for front cover and spine - useful for archiving
- Elastic band fastener
- 80 gsm acid free paper
- Available in several fabulous colours
We offer a corporate branded service on these notebooks for you. Please visit our sister website Bureau Business where you will find more information about branded stationery.
Please note that this is a business service and we are unable to offer individual customisation. Our minimums generally start at 25 units.
Please contact us on 0845 505 4555 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Customer Reviews 2 item(s)
- The paper quality in this notebook is ridiculously thin. Buyer beware!
The paper is ridiculously thin. Going through mapping out chapters for my ideas with a soft pencil, writing reasonably lightly has produced such bad ghosting on the reverse side it has rendered the page unusable. The paper seems to dissolve if you rub anything out and I daren't even pop a bottle of ink open to try it with a fountain pen. Had I known I would not have gone for the Leuchtturm medium dots notebook (A5) and done more research, but every review posted online sings these notebooks praises as the go to book for bullet journaling. I have to wonder if these people are using some ultra light pen or fairy dust to accommodate doing this.
On further investigating I found others, a small handful, have found these issues as have I and it seems there may be two versions of this item, an older more robust paper type in the original and now a thinner, less quality product which I bought. (The citation states that the notebook with two bookmark ribbons seem to have this issue)
I've wasted money buying this notebook as it looks in such a state from just pencilling a few pages with outlines for my notations.
Bureau replies... these books have been popular for bullet journalling because they have numbered pages, dot layout and an index, all essential ingredients for bullet journals. The paper is described by Leuchtturm as fountain pen friendly but not everyone finds this so and darker inks can be a problem with ghosting in particular (showing through the page). The best paper for fountain pens is undoubtedly Rhodia but their books don't have an index or numbered pages. We do have the Age Bag Essentials book which has numbered pages, Clairefontaine (Rhodia) paper and an index but it is more expensive and has a card cover. There is no perfect choice at the moment unfortunately.
- Converted to dots
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Have these been changed recently? or do they doted ones have different paper? I want to love them but the paper isn't ink proof on the last one i got from you. Lamy dark lilac and black have bled through really badly. I sent an email with pictures to Leucchturm and they said they're only ink proof sometimes.
Bureau replies: Leuchttum paper is ink proof, however...it is not coated paper therefore it cannot handle wet writers, broad lines and dark inks as well as Rhodia... I'd recommend trying finer nibs and paler inks...