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Did you know? - All of our hand made leather covers are infinitely refillable.

Refillable Leather Journals & Notebooks

Functional, stylish and made to last, our refillable Leather Journals and Notebooks are lovingly handcrafted, one at a time, from genuine domestic leather by artisans right here in our California workshop.

A variety of styles to choose from...

  • Journals Available in two sizes; Large (perfect for A5 size fillers) and Small, with or without a pen-loop. Includes a hardbound, unlined notebook filler.
  • Icon Journals An alternative to our Original Journals, our two tone, button-less Icon Journals are bench crafted with a cut out window.
  • Large Notebook Covers For 5.25 x 8.25 inch Moleskine brand or similar brand notebooks.
  • Pocket Notebook Covers Petit and portable covers that slip seamlessly over a variety of notebooks.
  • Extra Large Journals / Sketchbooks This extra large format is ideal for artists and designers.
  • Composition Notebook Covers Fit standard 9.75 x 7.5 inch "composition" type inserts. Includes 2 interior pockets and a pen holder.

Wondering what's what? Check out our handy Comparison Chart

Which one is right for you?

Scroll down for details. Then click to see the full collection for each style.

Refillable Leather Journals

This is our originalOberon Journal style.

Available in TWO sizes; Large(perfect for A5 size fillers) and Small, with or without a pen-loop. Includes a hardbound, unlined notebook filler and a hand cast metal button and leather thong closure.

Shop Original Journals - Large & Small

For versatility our Large & Small Journals come with a blank hardbound book insert is included, made with recycled, heavy bond, acid free paper. There is a lined template sheet with bold lines which are visible when the template is slipped behind the blank pages to help with straight lined writing.

To purchase an Oberon Design book refill Click Here.

For alternative notebook fillers, our Large Journal covers are a great fit for A5 notebooks. (A5 standard international paper size)

  • Large:6 x 9 inches. Small:5 x 6.875 inches
  • Oberon Book Insert size:Large 5.5 x 8.5 inches with 208 pages / Small 4.25 x 6.25 inches with 220 pages
  • Weight with book in cover: Large 1.6 lb / Small 0.8 lb.
  • Hand cast Britannia metal button and leather thong closure.
  • Optional Pen Loop.

Refillable Leather Icon Journals

Just the same as our Large Journals, exceptour two tone, button-less Icon Journals are bench crafted with a cut out window with a detailed embossed image.

Shop Icon Journals
Check out our Zodiac Icon Journals

For versatility our Icon Journals come with a blank hardbound book insert is included, made with recycled, heavy bond, acid free paper. There is a lined template sheet with bold lines which are visible when the template is slipped behind the blank pages to help with straight lined writing.

To purchase an Oberon Design book refill Click Here.

For alternative notebook fillers, our Large Journal covers are a great fit for A5 notebooks. (A5 standard international paper size)

  • Large:6 x 9 inches
  • Oberon Book Insert size:Large 5.5 x 8.5 inches with 208 pages
  • Weight with book in cover: 1.6 lb
  • No button closure on this style, for a sleek, minimal look.
  • Optional Pen Loop.

Large Notebook Covers

Our Large Notebook Covers work for the Moleskine Brand notebooks in the 'Large' 5.25 x 8.25 inch format. These include ruled, blank & graph formats, sketch book, Japanese album, storyboard memo, address and music notebooks as well as the other Moleskine formats: Passions, Cahier and Diary/Planner in the 5.25 x 8.25 inch size.

We offer lined Moleskine brand fillers for sale on our website. Click Here.

Otherwise... There are a variety of Moleskine Brand and similar style notebooks available online and in stores.

  • Includes a sturdy elastic page keeper.
  • A notebook filler is NOT included* so you can add your favorite notebook format.
  • Lined Moleskine Notebook Fillers available separately on our site.
  • Dimensions: 6 x 9 inches closed, 12 1/16 x 9 inches laid flat.
  • Hand Cast Britannia metal button and leather thong closure.
  • Includes a sturdy elastic page keeper.
  • Optional Pen Loop.
Large Notebook Cover, Hokusai Wave in Navy

Pocket Notebook Covers

Petit and portable covers for 3.5 x 5.5 inch notebooks. Perfect for pockets, purses and travel.

Fits 3.5" x 5.5" notebooks, planners, calendars and journals such as Moleskine and Field Notes  brands. Fill it with the notebook format that works for you.

We offer lined Moleskine brand Pocket Notebook fillers for sale on our website. Click Here.

Form and function:Lightweight yet sturdy these are the ultimate in portability and include a built-in elastic strap for place holding or a secure closure.

  • Includes a built-in elastic strap page keeper for place holding or a secure closure.
  • A notebook filler is NOT included so you can add your favorite notebook format.
  • Lined Moleskine Pocket Notebook Fillers available separately on our site.
  • Dimensions: 4.25 x 6.125 inches - Cover Weight: 3.2 oz.
  • A built-in elastic strap for place holding or secure closure.

Composition Notebooks

The cover fits any standard 9.75 x 7.5 inch composition notebook and comes with an 'old school' composition notebook included with your purchase.

Otherwise... if you are wanting to elevate your composition, consider one of the many refill options available in this oh so ubiquitous size notebook.

See the full collection - Shop Composition Notebooks

  • Classic Old School Composition Notebook included. Features 100 lined pages, ready for your poetry, sketches, and more.
  • Two interior pockets for cards or receipts.
  • Includes a Leather Pen Loop.
  • Dimensions:8.25 x 10.25 inches; Weight with insert: 1lb. 6 oz.
  • 2 Pockets on the interior front flap.
  • Includes an attached pen holder.

Extra Large Journal / Sketchbooks

This extra-large format is ideal for students, artists and designers. 

  • Comes with a blank hardbound book insert Included; soft white, 65 lb, acid free.
  • Hand cast Britannia metal button and leather thong closure.
  • Optional Pen Loop

See the full collection. Shop Extra Large Journal Sketchbooks

  • Comes with a blank hardbound book insert Included; soft white, 65 lb, acid free.
  • Insert size (included): 8.75 x 11.25 x 1 inch thick, 220 pages (110 sheets)
  • A lined template sheet is provided to facilitate straight lined writing when needed.
  • Sesigned to be used with standard Sketchbooks available in art supply stores. Or, purchase Sketchbook refils available on our website.
  • Dimensions: 9.5 x 12 inches
  • Insert size (included): 8.75 x 11.25 x 1 inch thick, 220 pages (110 sheets)
  • Weight with book in cover: 2.75 lbs.