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I don’t have a ton to add to the review that I didn’t say in the preview. It’s solid. I love how well loved this book looks! The big crack thats forming, the fact that it’s not even close to straight, the character in the gilding…this is why I love these notebooks. I continue to be […]
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For the 3rd book in my journey to the Butcher Orange, I’ll be using the 25th release of the Field Notes Colors Edition, the Ambition Edition. If nothing else, that’s fun to say! Ambition was the 2014 Winter release, and it ranked just inside the top 10 in my initial Field Notes Rankings. It’s a […]
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Today I move one step closer to the Butcher Orange by completing the FNC-26 Field Notes Two Rivers Colors Edition notebook. I had the Two Rivers edition fairly low in my initial Field Notes rankings, but this time around it surprised me a bit. I have used one of these previously, but didn’t finish it […]
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For the 2nd book in my journey to the butcher orange, I’ll be using the 26th release of the Field Notes Colors Editions: The Two Rivers edition. This was a special release in that Field Notes payed tribute to the craft of printing and more specifically wood type. With the help of French Paper who […]
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As expected it took about a month to complete the first notebook on my path to the Butcher Orange, the Workshop Companion #05 Plumbing notebook. Overall it’s only my 14th completed Field Notes Colors Edition Notebook. I must say, I love the Workshop Companion Edition! It’s a sturdy book made for sturdy jobs! If you […]
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Staple Day has arrived on my Plumbing No. 05 notebook from the  Field Notes Colors Edition Workshop Companion. It’s the first book in my journey to the Butcher Orange. The notebook is holding up extremely well, which is to be expected from the heavier Kraft-Tone paper. Here’s a quick look as it stands after 10 days of use. […]
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It has arrived! Field Notes Colors Edition #27 Workshop Companion! You’ll wanna watch the video, it’s brilliant! (As a filmmaker and Field NUT, making FN films is a dream job!) I’ll be using the “No. 05 Plumbing” book from this set beginning now for my journey to the Butcher Orange. Also, please note that there’s a full […]
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  I’ve known for the last few days that today was the day. I came into the office and checked the USPS tracking number expecting to see an “Out For Delivery” notification. Instead, I found a message that said it was delivered on Saturday! I scrambled to find the pile of mail that’s usually delivered […]
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What is this blog all about? What are you doing?  How will you do it? Well, let me tell you… It’s really quite simple. Over the last 6 months I’ve grown to love the Field Notes brand, and in particular, their Colors Editions. I also have a man-crush on designer and co-founder Aaron Draplin. He […]
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