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Field notes sized calendar

Discussion in 'Pens, Pencils, Notebooks, and Notebook Covers' started by pointoflight, Feb 4, 2016.

  1. pointoflight

    pointoflight Loaded Pockets

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    Anyone know of any 3.5 x 5.5 sized monthly calendar that I can use in my field notes sized notebook case? Can't believe no one makes such a thing. A simple 24 pager would be great. One month spread across two pages. That would sell like crazy yet no one makes them.
     
  2. ecksdog

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    Bump. Anyone new offerings?
     
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    Have you searched on etsy? There are several folks on there who make inserts for travel notebooks, including Field Notes-sized ones. I'm pretty sure I've seen monthly calendars in that size.

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    Thanks. I've used those in the past. If I remember correctly they're a lot thicker than field notes. You would think with the popularity of field notes and it's knockoffs that someone would make a calendar of same design and dimensions. I bet field notes would sell a ton if they made them.

    The reason I want the same dimension as field notes is that I'm getting a custom made pouch
    That holds 3 field notes. I would like one lined for notes. One blank for sketching and the third one a calendar.
     
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    It sounds crazy, but make your own. Get the field notes of your choosing, a ruler and make your own! It's engaging. Makes you think about your stuff more. It's yours! And it'll fit that pouch!

    (Pic for layout example purposes)

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    Thanks. This idea has always been in the back of my mind. Probably the best way to go. I do like your layout design.
     
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    There's so much inspiration it'll make you need a second notebook just to keep track of it!!
    This is about my 3rd variation from where I started. Trimmed the fat off. I use just what works. And it's not too elaborate that I avoid doing it.
    All this talk though, I'm considering laying out my field notes like my journal!
     
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    Speaking of 3x5 card holders, I'm about to retire one, has anyone used the one from Gus Style, it's a little pricey to buy without some reviews.
     
  13. Cervantes

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    You can print one from a site called pocketmod. The site lets you print a small notebook from one sheet of regular sized paper, cleverly folded up.

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    That’s really cool! I just printed up a bunch of these, thanks!


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  15. Cervantes

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    I like it.. But I just can't find the time to make a neat and legible calendar that small... I gotta print it.. I tried the printable planners link Moshe ben David provided, but I don't have Microsoft Office anymore and haven't learned Libre office well enough yet.. Anyhow, your calendar looks great.
     
  16. echo victor

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    you can use Open Office; it's also free and virtually identical to MS Word, Excel, etc.
     
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    I made the 3x5 calendar... the bubble calendar. My wife thought it was so cote.. it is.. but functional as well.. I just saw one of those 4 color pens we all had as kids.. but it's white black and orange (body) with contoured rubberized grip and... AND a stylus o the top.. It's the bees knees.. Didn't buy it though, 7 bucks..
     
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    I try to do things late at night when my brain tells me to shut up and go to bed.. Just had to use any graphics app.. I DLed Adobe Photoshop, worked a treat.
     
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    I have moved passed the Fieldnotes sized world and into a Traveler's notebook. Little bigger but options galore and easier for my EDC needs.
     
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    Looks like Field Notes finally acquiesced. Just got an e-mail from them announcing their latest, which includes a calendar. You can see more here.
     
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