It’s diary and planner mania at NoteMaker in 2017. There are over three hundred 2017 diaries and planners this year, so there really is something for everyone! To help narrow down your choice if you’ve yet to decide, we’ve put together the following as a bit of a guide on what might be the best 2017 diary for you.
The best 2017 diary for…note-takers
The Delfonics Rollbahn range are the ideal marriage between planner and notebook. This diary features monthly spreads from October 2016 to December 2017 in the front, then 140+ gridded notebook pages following. So if you are more about notes than appointments, this is the perfect solution.
The best 2017 diary for….writers
You can’t go past the 2017 Pilot diary for writers. Over 200 pages of writerly wisdom and motivation across the weekly spreads, including monthly writing exercises and pages for keeping track of submissions, lent and borrowed books, and contacts. Plus you’ll find 52 writing prompts to get you started and even tips on getting published!
The best 2017 diary for….busy managers
If you make a lot of appointments, you need a diary that makes things easy to record and find at a glance. The large format, weekly Quo Vadis President 2017 Planner is ideal, with lots of space to record meetings and actions. As a bonus, the paper inside is made by Clairefontaine, so it’s super smooth and fountain pen friendly!
The best diary for…inspiration
The 2017 Mi Goals diary range is specifically designed to help you identify and meet your goals. This Australian-designed range is a NoteMaker favourite. The diary is peppered with messages to inspire you and the weekly spreads are designed to help keep you on track to achieve your goals in 2017.
The best 2017 diary for…maximum flexibility
When you want your planner a particular way – for your particular needs – then the Appointed Binder Planner is the ideal choice. It comes with a 2016-2017 diary but you can purchase additional sections for project, meal or budget planning. Plus there are inserts for day view diary sheets, grid note sheets or additional dividers.
The best 2017 diary for….fashionistas
Kate Spade New York stationery reflects the colour and style of the fashion range, and the diaries are no exception. Each month commences with: ‘This is the month to…’ with a great suggestions on things to do! These planners run from August 2016 – December 2017.
The best 2017 diary for…lovers of soft leather
Sometimes you want your diary to have that something special. This leather diary from Delfonics is just that – special. (Our photographer said, after shooting this diary: “It’s so soft I wanted to rub my face on it!” You don’t get much softer than that!) The Delfonics 2017 Prado Leather daily diary is a compact B6 size, perfect for a handbag or briefcase. This daily diary comes in a black or beige cover.
The best 2017 diary for…busy families
By mums, for mums (and dads!). The Master Plan diaries are functional as well as stylish and inspiring. This diary helps you organise a family at a glance, save money, plan meals and never miss a birthday! With space for all family members’ events, you can quickly see what needs to be done. Available in five colours, this is much loved every year by busy families!
The best 2017 diary….animal lovers
These Delfonics Manica diaries are super-cute and highly-functional. You can choose between squirrels, foxes or owls this year. This 12 month diary, commencing 1 January 2017, features a daily format, for maximum planning and note-taking.