To make a long story short. When Aaron Draplin made the very first Field Notes by hand, as a holiday gift for friends, they looked pretty much like these. When Field Notes started the company they had only one product, a 3-Pack of Kraft Memo Books with graph paper insides.
Made in the U.S.A. from durable materials and inspired by the vanishing subgenre of agricultural memo books, ornate pocket ledgers and the simple unassuming beauty of a well-crafted grocery list, Field Notes brings you "An honest memo book, worth fillin’ up with GOOD INFORMATION."
I'm not writing it down to remember it later, I'm writing it down to remember it now." Field Notes Brand notebooks are simple cahier style notebooks, a quiet nod to the memo books of days gone by.