Computer screens have become a main form of communication for those of us who have had the privilege of working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, leading to a major strain on our eyes. That's why there's no better time to invest in a cute notebook (...or five) to keep track of to-do lists and occasionally doodle during unnecessary Zoom meetings. Journaling doesn't hurt either—it may not seem like it right now, but in a few years you'll want to remember your thoughts during this crazy time we're living in. Ditch the Notes app and keep yourself organized with these chic notebooks, below. (For all your planner and agenda needs, try one of these.)
Creatives will appreciate the beautiful hand-painted cover on this Greer Chicago notebook.
Use one of Rifle Paper Co.'s pretty three-set floral notebooks for work to-do lists, the other for doodling, and the third for journaling.
Spark joy with this minimalist fruit notebook lined with 128 pages.
Use this blank notebook from sustainable California-based brand Wilde House Paper to doodle or write down your big ideas.
Be Rooted's "Protect Your Energy" journal will inspire you to do just that as we navigate these unpredictable times.
Behold: An amazing "I'm Speaking" notebook accompanied with a silhouette of the one and only Vice President Kamala Harris herself designed by the talented Domonique Brown.
Tie-dye + patchwork = an early aughts match made in heaven.
Allow this customizable rainbow notebook to remind you that better days are coming.
Target's Levi's collection includes this three-pack of notebooks featuring a geometric dot design, blue and white stripes, and a plain denim notebook. Yes, you're reading that price correctly!
Moleskine lovers, rejoice: If you've been looking for a departure from the brand's standard color notebooks, look no further than this pretty vintage canvas design.
For brides-to-be that had to postpone their wedding, keep the inspiration flowing for the big day in this “Tying the Knot” notebook. On the other hand, it also makes for an excellent pre-wedding gift.
ThirdLove’s “To Each, Her Own” notebook with 200 lined pages is a reminder that we all handle situations differently—and it’s okay to feel whatever you’re feeling right now.
Once we can actually head back to the office, you’ll want to take Montblanc’s shiny croc-embossed notebook with you to those Very Important Meetings.