Even with Steve Jobs laying claim to the word "Pad" and smartphones taking the place of the pocket notebook, there is still plenty of room for transferring thoughts to cellulose with an ink-filled pen or wooden pencil. People got a kick out of our roundup of Moleskine hacks, but for those seeking a more earth-amenable notebook, cast your discerning eyes on Scout Books.
Scout Books uses offset printing in a family-owned Portland, Oregon shop. Both cover and pages are 100% recycled and printed with soy inks. But beyond Scout's assortment of attractive cover options, you can also design your own.Download the design templates and get rolling. Minimums for custom designs start at 50, with your choice of blank, lined, or grid pages. Your customized Scout notebooks would go great with your new eco-friendly MOO business cards.