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Tuesday Talk Back: What are you reading this Summer?

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Guest Blogger: Y. Amit

Y. Amit is a legal professional and former writer and translator based in Israel.…

Karen by Karen Jun 17, 2015
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Tuesday Talk Back: No. 38 Do you like working big?

What do you think about the Rhodia 16 1⁄2 x 12 1⁄2" Rhodia No. 38…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 16, 2015
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Fan Profile: Wendy Fung Graphic Designer and Calligrapher

RD: Please tell us a little bit about yourself. Wendy: My name is Wendy…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 15, 2015
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Noteworthy: John Rothstein’s Journals in Stephen King’s Finders Keepers

A masterful, intensely suspenseful novel about a reader whose obsession with a reclusive writer…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 13, 2015
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The Art of Journaling: Keep or Destroy Part 1- Keep

If you have held on to your journals, notebooks, diaries, etc., why have you…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 11, 2015
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Tuesday Talk Back: Do different color inks help you to stay organized?

Do you like to use different colored inks for different tasks? Or do you have…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 9, 2015
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Sign Up Now: Paper Project Week 19 Samples from Rhodia Le Carre

  This offer is closed to new participants Comments from this month's Paper Project…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 8, 2015
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Noteworthy: The John Doe Notebooks from Seven

If you've ever seen David Fincher's 1995 psychological thriller Seven, I've no doubt that…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 6, 2015
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The Art of Journaling: Life in a Day

Thinking of starting a healthy new habit in your life but simply don't have…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 5, 2015
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May Pocket Rhodiarama Contest Winners!

Winners of the May Pocket Rhodiarama contest are as follows! Mark Miller Florence Cooper…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 4, 2015
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Guest Blogger: Kate Marshall

Kate Marshall is a Philadelphia-area writer and stationery fan. When she's not coming up…

Karen by Karen Jun 3, 2015
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Tuesday Talk Back: You love the dots. How could we make them even better?

Any time I'm looking through my Feedly blog reader, I see tons and tons…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 2, 2015
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Rhodia Fan Profile: Note-taker/Programmer Chris Grovers

This week's Fan Profile features note-taker/programmer Chris Grovers: "I use notebooks for everything. Writing…

Stephanie by Stephanie Jun 1, 2015
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Stephanie by Stephanie May 29, 2015

Welcome to Rhodia Drive

Rhodia Drive is a corporate blog sponsored by Clairefontaine-Rhodia, the maker of Rhodia products. It's a blog about the iconic orange notepads and the people who use them. Never write in a dull notebook again! Rhodia – A modern notebook since 1934.

Rhodia Notepads - The French orange notepads with a cult following! These sturdy and economical pads are a favorite of artists & designers, writers, fountain pen aficionados, and people who like to use graph paper for notes, sketching and hand drafting. People love them for their grids, smooth paper and iconic cover. The unique scored cover folds back neatly. The stiff back cover makes writing easy and portable. All Rhodia paper is acid-free and ink-friendly. Their bright orange covers make them instantly recognizable in the store or on the street. Rhodia has been around since the 1930s. It was developed in 1934 as a modern office notepad.

These economical pads are a favorite of artists & designers. People love Rhodia pads for their grids, smooth paper and unique scored cover which folds back neatly.

Rhodia was purchased by Clairefontaine in 1997 and production transferred to Mulhouse, in Alsace, France. Members of the founding Verilhac family still work for Rhodia. The Rhodia logo dates back to 1934. Legend has it that the two Rhodia fir trees symbolize the two founding brothers.

Rhodia pads feature a coated card cover which is perfectly waterproof & flexible. The Rhodia pad cover is scored to neatly fold back and features superfine vellum Clairefontaine paper in white with an exceptionally smooth satin finish. The unique stiff back cover makes writing easy and portable, and micro-perforated sheets facilitate easy and clean removal of pages.

Famous Rhodia products include the classic staple-bound notepads, Webnotebooks or Webbies, brightly colored Rhodiarama notebooks, Reverse Book, 4-Color Book, Meeting Books, R by Rhodia ivory paper pads, Rhodia Ice, Mouse Pads, top spiral pads.