How To Choose Your Perfect 2019 Diary

//How To Choose Your Perfect 2019 Diary

How To Choose Your Perfect 2019 Diary

It is that time of year when us lovers of planning band together and get excited.

Not about Labour weekend, not about Halloween, not even about the upcoming festive season… but about choosing the very vessel that will contain all of our plans for the coming year.

Yes, that’s right. It is time to start searching for the perfect new diary.

While it is exciting, the task of finding the ideal diary can be an overwhelming one when there are so many fantastic options available. So, we have chosen the best 2019 diaries we could get our hands on here at Notes to Self.

And, to help you select the one that is going to suit your style we have put together a rundown on each type. That way, you can easily choose the perfect partner to help you plan and dream for the next 365 days.


Choose Your Perfect 2019 Diary

2019 Traveler's Notebook Diary

Traveler’s Notebook Diaries

Do you like to build your own diary based on your needs? Then the Traveler’s Notebook Diaries will be right up your alley.

This extensive range gives you endless options to customise your planning. Buy monthly or weekly versions, or an un-dated diary, so you don’t have to wait until January to get stuck in. Choose from dots, lines, or blank pages so that you can write, sketch or doodle to your heart’s content. You can also insert maps, tickets or documents inside and buy various pockets and zip cases to fit.

Traveler’s Company, the brains behind this great product, release limited edition themes every year. 2019 is dedicated to the inspiration of music. The bright, modern designs are an ode to all things musical, with sticker sets featuring motifs to match.


Leuchtturm1917 Diaries

Leuchtturm offer a simple and stylish 2019 diary ideal for straightforward planning. These diaries list the week from Monday to Sunday across two pages, with a box for each day.

You can choose from either an A5 or A6 size and they come in four modern, professional hues.

It is aimed at professional planners wanting to get their life in order, so if you are a doodler this style may not be for you. But there are some nice planning extras like year at a glance, project planner, stickers and a bonus booklet for remembering important events and addresses.


2019 Undated DiaryUndated Diaries

If you like a bit of freedom and flexibility in your planner, then an undated diary is a great choice. Not only can you choose when to start using your diary, but you can also skip days without ending up wasting precious space!

There are plenty of formats to choose from, including daily weekly and monthly planners.

The solid and stylish Field Notes 56-week planner is a beautiful choice. It has wire binding and there’s enough room for a bit of scheduling, note-making or doodling.


I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.

Oscar Wilde: The Importance of Being Earnest


2019 Milligram DiaryMilligram Diaries

Milligram offers seriously gorgeous diaries for the planning addict. The 2019 diary design is classic and modern with a splash of fun.

For those who like to draw outside the lines, the Non-Diary  is literally your blank canvas, yet there are enough traditional “diary” features to plan in as much detail as you want.

The Agenda Diary is ideal for breaking down goals and hitting deadlines.

The Family Life Diary  captures all the information you need to balance work, kids, chores and bills in a stylish, attractive package.



MiGoals – Goal Digger

This diary will excite anyone who loves to set goals and work towards them. The MiGoals Goal Digger is specifically tailored for setting, analysing and achieving goals, with inspirational quotes, progress reviews and space for recording habits, to-do lists and notes.

If 2019 is the year that you want to knuckle down and really achieve, this diary will be your coach, mentor and best friend.


Bullet Journals

Over the last few years, bullet journaling – or Bujo – has created a whole new craze for planning addicts.

Bujo notebooks revolutionised the way people journal and plan their lives. They feature dot grids so you can make lists, doodle, create your own mini-planners or simply write without limits.

If you are looking for a notebook that can act as a diary, sketchbook, planner, to-do list or goal-tracker, choose one of our quality dot-grid notebooks.


2019 Diary


If you haven’t quite decided which 2019 diary is right for you, then you can browse our whole range on the website by clicking here: Notes To Self – Planners & Diaries




2019-01-14T10:03:11+00:00November 1st, 2018|Blog posts|