The Winter 2015 COLORS edition (our 29th) fulfills our ongoing promise to “try new things.” At first glance, it’s a wintry white-on-white, along the lines of our “Northerly” edition from a few years back, but take “Snowblind” out into the sunlight, and it’s a whole different story. More info…
Our original 48-page memo books, available in four variations, or a mixed 3-Pack.
Each book measures 3-1/2” wide by 5-1/2” tall and is bound with a rugged three-staple saddle-stitch process.
Good, crisp lines.
One of each.
Plain, ruled and
Cherry wood cover,
THE PLANNER measures 4-3/4" x 7-1/2" and features a durable 60pt. chipboard cover and lay-flat Double-O wire binding, like our STENO. Inside you'll find 112 pages of Finch 70# text paper, with one blank week per spread, ready to fill with your next 56 weeks of appointments, meetings, notes, or even brief journal entries. More info...
Flight Log 3-Pack
Our Flight Log has space for 23 flights' worth of data, including locations, weather, frequencies, battery usage, and much more, including pre-flight, launch, and post-flight checklists. There's space to record the specs of your UAS, and room for notes. Inside the back cover, you'll find common-sense flight guidelines.
Whether you're a hobbyist, photographer, videographer, or flying law enforcement or military missions, you can count on these books to keep your flights organized. More info...
Our Fall limited-edition seasonal release, THE SHENANDOAH EDITION features three green French cover stocks that match the leaf color of three trees found at Shenandoah National Park: the Sweet Birch, the Chestnut Oak, and the Red Maple. Our new friends at Platinum Converting in Itasca, Ill. fused each of the green papers to a contrasting French text-weight paper that matches the tree's fall foliage. More info...
FIELD NOTES celebrates the home of our Midwest HQ with the new FN-28 “Chicago” edition. The cover is our standard French Paper Co. Dur-O-Tone 80#C “Packing Brown Wrap”, featuring Chicago's sky blue and red flag (ranked by vexologists as America's second-best municipal flag!). Inside, you'll find a new set of Chicago-centric Practical Applications, and our standard Finch 50#T “Bright White” graph paper.
Workshop Companion 6-Pack
Our Summer 2015 COLORS edition, THE WORKSHOP COMPANION, is a 6-book box set that includes heavy-duty "Wood Working," "Automotive," "Plumbing," "Gardening," "Painting," and "Electrical" pocket memo books ready to fill with your big home improvement plans. They're all packed in a custom 60-pt slipcase with a sheet of decals for your toolbox. More info...
Since Winter 2008, we've issued quarterly FIELD NOTES COLORS, limited-edition variations on our classic memo books. The COLORS series explores new papers, printing processes, and colors, sometimes adding special packaging and other fringe benefits. This nifty stop-motion film about the 2008-2009 COLORS editions explains it nicely.
Visit our COLORS Archive to view previous seasons and to order a subscription.
Sometimes you need a bigger notebook, one that'll lie flat on your desk, ready for to-do lists and phone messages. Sometimes you need THE STENO.
THE STENO is 6" by 9" with a black Double-O Wiring spiral at the top so it lies flat, open or closed. Inside you'll find 80 pages of 70# “Bright White” paper Gregg-Ruled with a fine, soy-based application of “Double Knee Duck Canvas” light brown ink. The covers are 60 pt. “Super Duty Chipboard,” with a screen-printed 1-Color application of “Dictation Smudge” black ink. More info...
Work Station Calendar
Our beefy, chipboard-backed, tear-off 15-MONTH WORK STATION CALENDAR measures 6" x 9" and will fit perfectly next to the bookshelf, or in the garage hanging above the air compressor, or in an office cubicle, or by that screen door at the summer place that makes such a racket when it slams shut.
A Drive into the Gap
A Drive into the Gap is a true story about fathers and sons, baseball and memory, and the improbable journey of a bat from one of the most iconic moments in the history of the game to the bedroom of a 12-year-old boy. Read more about our first Field Notes Brand Book.
Whatever they're calling the “new black,” forget about it. Only black is black, and nothing's blacker than black, and black goes with everything. Our PITCH BLACK edition will look great in a tux or a greasy leather jacket. It features a 100# French “Blacktop” cover with gray type and gray dot-grid paper inside. More info...
Our EXPEDITION EDITION features a hi-visibility “Antarctic Survey Orange” front cover and “Polar Night Black” back cover, with a subtle varnish effect featuring a topographic map of Antarctica. The body pages feature our popular dot-grid paper printed in light gray.
The whole book is printed on Yupo Synthetic paper, an amazing water- and tear-proof paper extruded from polypropylene pellets in Chesapeake, Virginia. More info...
None of us like to think about catastrophe, but when emergency strikes, will you be prepared? Sure, you have bandages, water, dog food, and duct tape, but in a no-internet situation, how will you blog? FIELD NOTES stays up late worrying about such things, and we've created the perfect solution.
1 - 80-Page Steno Book
1 - Mixed 3-Pack
1 - Snowblind Edition 3-Pack
Plus a pen, pencil and band of rubber
The Archival Wooden Box
For folks who subscribe to our Seasonal Limited Editions, “completists,” collectors, or anyone who just needs a place to store their Memo Books after they've been filled up with good information, we present the FIELD NOTES ARCHIVAL WOODEN BOX. Custom-manufactured in Brooklyn, New York from 5-ply cabinet-grade
American Birch, each ARCHIVAL WOODEN BOX has a heat-branded sliding top, holds 60+ memo books and comes with a dozen, handy letter pressed divider tabs for organizing your collection. Added bonus: they smell great! External measurements: 6.25" x 10.5" x 5." More info...
Memo Book Cover
Our EVERYDAY CARRY Memo book cover is a collaboration with Iron and Resin of Ventura, California. This casual, utilitarian cover is handmade in California from top grain, vegetable tanned, U.S.A. 5.5 oz. cowhide. The soft leather is American-tanned with a slightly “waxy” surface and a smooth, tight grain. Inside are two card pockets, a pen loop, and two large pockets to hold a notebook, cash, and all your other day-to-day ephemera. It'll fit nicely in your back pocket, purse, or camera bag. More info here.
Pony Express Leather Pouch
Each PONY EXPRESS LEATHER POUCH fits three of our FIELD NOTES memo books perfectly and is hand-tooled from premium American leather by Tanner Goods of Portland, Oregon. It's beautiful how this leather gets darker, softer, and more supple with time and use. More info...
Memo Book Cover
Each GENTLEMEN'S MEMO BOOK COVER is individually cut, sewn and tooled by hand at the Esquivel Workshop in California. The covers are fashioned from the highest-grade, rich, brown French Calf leather and carry a subtly-stamped Field Notes trademark on the inside. Perfectly simple and simply perfect. More info...
Each COUNTY FAIR 3-Pack highlights an individual U.S. state, with one memo book each in the colors of 1st, 2nd and 3rd place County Fair ribbons; blue, red and yellow. They're printed on 100# linen cover stock and all three feature metallic gold printing and 48 pages of graph paper with light blue/grey lines inside. The back covers feature a bevy of meticulously-researched state facts and figures. Check out Alaska's cover here (pdf) or read more about this edition.
CHOOSE YOUR STATE: Make your own “Great Lakes Edition” or “Places I Have Visited Set.”
Road Trip Kit
Mix and match your own custom FIELD NOTES ROAD TRIP KIT and get an individual COUNTY FAIR memo book for each state you pass through on the way. Each kit includes 6 State books, 1 Field Notes Steno Pad for pre-trip planning, 6 Woodgrain Pencils and more. We will contact you after checkout to see which states you would like in the ROAD TRIP KIT.
There is no pen more versatile than the Fisher SPACE PEN. Precision-made, durable, and capable of writing in zero gravity, upside down, underwater, and at temperatures from −30 to 250°F (−35 to 120°C). Made in the U.S.A., and trusted by demanding users all over (and orbiting above) the planet Earth. More info...
Clic Pen 6-Pack
Polished, nickel-plated trim. Smooth plastic for smooth handling. Really. Make a gun out of the things, just like in 4th grade. Square deal.
Lacquer-free renewable wood casing, recyclable aluminum ferrule, enviro-green degradable eraser and certified non-toxic imprint inks.
7" Carpenter pencils fit nicely in your coverall pocket or behind most ears, and won't roll away while you work. Three FSC-certified wood pencils with red paint and white type.
Band of Rubber
The FIELD NOTES BAND OF RUBBER fits perfectly around a single notebook and can also be used to wrangle that wad of cash and cards in your pocket.