. The writing surface was very smooth, and the same pens that showed some bleed through before, now didnt show as much with this paper. For those who quibble about the thinness of Tomoe River this is the route to go. In the year 2000, Carolina Pad was the first company to add fashion to school and office products. The next few pages have your weekly entries. Geologists, biologists, engineers, contractors, foresters, and many other professional people use bound books for their field records, forms, maps and sketches.
This writing sample also shows the two tabbed dividers that break the notebook into three subjects to organize your notes. The first reason is that the paper in this notebook appears to be identical to the Ideal book, so the samples would be the same, and I am also planning on doing a giveaway that includes some if not all of the Carolina Pad items I was so generously given. The paper is thinner, bleeds, feathers and is rough; my nibs catch on the fibers. Overall the Carolina Pad Sasquatch line is great, its got a very high percentage of recycled content, they all show great design and color schemes that match the environmentally friendly objectives, and they all do very well with most of the pens that you would typically want to use with these types of stationery. Make sure to check out the to see all of the other items in this collection including folders, desk calenders, binders, address books, and even poster board. In term of payment, a professional journalist is paid to write for someone and then all work is edited by someone else, while a blogger is being paid as an advocate of a product is nothing more than a paid spokesman. The inside cover of this notebook has a small pocket for holding onto those loose papers that we all tend to accumulate over the course of time.
She also realized that the competitors are receiving similar requests from bloggers, and many of them are already taking advantage for paying such requests. If you want to pick up some of these you can either hit the Carolina Pad website, or check for them at your local Wal-Mart, Target, Kmart, Walgreen, or Staples. The above writing sample shows how some commonly used pens and a highlighter perform in the Sasquatch Personal Book. One thing to note though is that if you want to use the notebook bookmarks with this size notebook, you will be blocking the holes for the three hole punch if you wish to bind the entire notebook in a three ring binder. Leading brand name is also one of the advantage of the company.
They all write very smoothly on this recycled paper, and with the exception of the Vision Elite, Staedtler Liquid Point, and the Bic Z4 there was no feathering or bleed through on this paper, which is always a concern with recycled paper. The fun and bright design of the Carolina Pad Hot Chocolate collection. Again, ballpoints are not my writing tool of choice, but in terms of being practical and convenient to have around, I know that some people do prefer them. It is so weird that you posted this the same day I saw one of these two-pocket folders in the local Bloom grocery store and decided to pick one up. Many competitors are gaining advantage of blogging sites, but this is unethical for the Carolina Pad. The Carolina Pad Sasquatch Journal with hard cover. Jen — I did something similar… I had some leftover Paperchase rectangle stickers I got a sheet of four from Borders for about 2-3 bucks and used those to mark my full-month calendars.
If you look closely to the right in the photo above you can also see that the personal pad has an elastic band closure peeking out from under the back cover. April hesitate to introduce the product in paid blogging sites. Blogs are used to communication with each other on a personal level such as a conversation of writer to the reader. Not sure if you received it from Carolina Pad, but the planner has a horizontal!!! Big plus because I can fit more notes in each month. The third thing that you can see in this same photo are the notebook bookmarks which are a really great idea. I love the size and find it much more convenient to carry than the large sheets of Tomoe River Paper.
To clarify, the monthly calendar is displayed in landscape horizontal with the planner coils at the top format as opposed to your typical portrait vertical with the planner coils to the side format. The paper reviewed here was purchased with my own funds, on a whim. In addition to the double coil binding, the Sasquatch Journal also has a much thicker front and back cover to give you a nice firm writing surface. As far as ballpoint pens go, they certainly are not my pen of choice, but with that said, this pen is definitely serviceable if you are a ballpoint person. The cover of the Ideal Pad is front and center in the first picture of this post with the light color cover. She also develop a product packages for bloggers to review.
Some need to keep notes on signed, dated, and numbered pages for permanent legal or agency reference. The inside back cover of this one has a word scramble game to keep you occupied during those mind-numbing meetings and boring classes just like the Ideal Book. As you can see from the first photo, the Hot Chocolate line from Carolina Pad is full of bright colors and energetic designs. Writing sample in the Sasquatch Ideal Book. The inside of the Sasquatch Journal and the writing sample show some impressive results. At one Wal-mart I found it in back-to-school, in another I found it in office supplies.
At the advice of a friend I picked up the 19 month!!! This one has a nice green patterned leaf cover with a brown binding tape to hold it all together. Regardless, this extra bit of storage is very nice to have. Opportunities: A company can gain competitive advantages by offering more innovative and creative products and services. It also has an elastic band to hold the notebook shut, and a color coordinated inside cover that matches the rest of the design. Writing sample with various green pens in the Carolina Pad Sasquatch Personal Book.
Find what's new and trending in our Best Sellers section. Today, Carolina Pad offers an immense variety of composition books, note book paper, primary tablets, pencils, crayons, binders, planners, calendars, file, folders, laptop covers, Art and Craft supplies and other school and office supplies. The Carolina Pad Sasquatch Line. Inside the Carolina Pad Sasquatch Ideal Pad. The last item in the Sasquatch line that we will be looking at here is the Composition Book, which is similar to the other composition notebooks that you are familiar with.
The bottom pink grip is comfortable to hold onto, and stays firm between your fingers, although it is a little on the thick side for my personal taste. The Ideal Pad is again, full of 120 sheets of 100% recycled paper that measures 8. Carolina Pad Sasquatch Journal writing sample. Strength: A major strength of the company, it offers a wide variety of products and services, such as composition books, note book paper, primary tablets, pencils, crayons, binders, planners and other office supplies. How glad I am that I tossed this Life Writing Pad Paper into my JetPens cart at the last moment. Our waterproof and all-weather sheet papers can be used to print durable maps, forms, instructions, signs, and other documents that can be used outdoors or indoors at any temperature or weather. Plus, I love North Carolina and want to support businesses there! The perforations on each of these notebooks are very easy to rip out without getting jagged edges, something that is always a pet peeve of mine with perforated pages.