Word is a team of online publishers based in New Jersey. They run a handful of websites including Cool Material and Incredible Things. Word. Notebooks is a side project they started out of the desire to have the perfect notebook with them at all times. Word Notebooks design each pattern in-house and work with a local printer to get them made and into your hands. The Word. logo was created with the help of Los Angeles-based designer Evan Walker. Word. designs were created with the help of New Jersey-based graphic designer Jennifer Chasteen.