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  • Thoughts on the new Gillio medium Compagnas • August 18th, 2014

    In May last year I ordered my first Gillio binder—a medium Compagna in gold. A few weeks ago I preordered my second medium Compagna in gold, for reasons best left private. While familiar, this new item differed in a some ways from my first. These are a f…

  • Duplex Printing with Lennox • November 4th, 2013

    They say the best inventions comes from scratching your own itch. I’ve been doing just that, lately. Ever since we got a duplex laser printer at home I’ve been struggling with getting it to print two-page spreads in a way that made sense for my A5-bin…

  • The Week-on-Four-Pages Diary Format • October 20th, 2013

    I like to scribble notes on the diary pages of my planner, intermingled between appointments, or in the margins. I tend to record the little things that happen during the day—important thoughts or conversation, who has to stay at home with what sick…

  • The Slim Gillio Compagna • September 4th, 2013

    My slim Compagna next to my regular medium one. They are both of the Epoca Gold-leather, but notice the difference in color — my medium Compagna has been exposed to UV-rays during the Swedish summer. There are more pictures at the end of this post. I…

  • Alfie 1.4 and New Diary Layouts • August 14th, 2013

    I’ve made Alfie, my diary-generating python script, a little nicer. It can now generate five different layouts for your pleasure: a single one week on one page with notes and four different one week on two pages. Now, it also tries to typeset the La…

  • Letting Go of the Rings • July 14th, 2013

    On Using a Traveler’s Notebook Instead of a Filofax A Traveler’s Notebook gives you almost as much room as an A5 Filofax, but in a much smaller package. More pictures at the end of this post. When I bought my Gillio Compagna planner in persona…

  • Planning Forms for Filofax Personal • June 1st, 2013

    I’ve used digital tools for handling my reminders for as long as I can remember, but now I’m slowly transitioning back to paper. I gave up my digital calendar for a Filofax3 a year ago and I must say it has been a success. I believe it’s…