Take On 2019 With Gorgeous Planners From These Local Stores

Writer: Farah Karim

Are you someone who likes to plan things and hate missing deadlines? Do you love cute stationery? Well, you’re in luck cause we’re HUGE enthusiasts when it comes to aesthetically pleasing stationery! It’s hard to find a planner or journal that piques our interest, but after doing some intensive search, we’ve found some pretty cool ones from local brands that’ll make you say “I want that!” as you scroll through their Instagram feed.

Besides, if you haven’t been using a planner and decided that you want 2019 to be your year to get organised, then you need a good planner. The trick is to get a planner that you’ll WANT to use, not just any old planner. Without further ado, here are some cute (and easily accessible!) planners and journals that you can use to prep yourself for 2019!

1. Salt x Paper

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Founded in 2015 on the love for paper goods and the preservation of ideas, memories and stories, Salt x Paper is a Malaysian brand that treasures the sentimental value that writing on paper provides. With designs for every kind of person out there, you’re sure to find a journal that suits your taste. I mean, with all the cute designs, how can you not buy one?

2. Pebble Paper Design

Best known for her whimsical illustrations, founder Rachel Chew found herself featured in various magazines for her beautifully designed notebooks which caught the attention of Malaysian media. It’s not hard to see why. The illustrations on each cover are work of art in itself and it’s almost a shame to write in them. Not only are they beautiful, but also easy to use with its organised built-in calendar, line and blank pages and also a colouring page for users to decorate! How cute!

3. Mossery

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The world is waiting for us. Let’s conquer it day by day 🐾

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Using FSC grade paper for sustainable usage, Mossery is a brand that strives to make their products long-lasting. Their clean and simple designs combined with cute illustrations sets them apart from the rest. If you’re worried they might not have a planner for you, fret not! Mossery has over 10 designs for their 2019 planners alone! You’re bound to find one that you’ll absolutely love.

4. B’Nottee

Ranging from notebooks to pencil cases and high quality handmade stationery products, B’Nottee is the creation of Edmund and E-jie through their love for stationery and handmade products. Their strive towards promoting handmade yet green products makes them a brand worth buying from. Besides, with such cute stickers, it makes planning all more fun and you’ll never forget anything important ever again!

5. Mypaperprojects

Differing from your usual planners and journals, Mypaperprojects encourages customisation by creating inserts and planner embellishments! From notebooks to planner stickers, Mypaperprojects ensures that no page is the same from the last. At the end of the year, you won’t just have a journal to put in all your appointments but also a journal of memories that you’ve made throughout the year.

6. Noteworthie

Launched in 2012, Noteworthie appeals to the classic yet vintage prints that appeals to all ages.Their mixture of typography from the 20th century to the early 21st century has made them a brand that stands out from the crowd. It’s a timeless design that will never go out of style and is always changing! Their planners come in multiple designs with quotes that are sure to make your day and maybe will become your motto for 2019.