Bullet Journaling

Is BuJo Still Relevant?


Is BuJo Still Relevant?

On August 18th, it’ll be 6 years since Ryder Caroll launched bulletjournal.com. In between…

Claudia by Claudia Aug 16, 2019

Sketching on Rembrandt’s Paper

As you know, Clairefontaine is responsible for Rhodia’s beautiful paper, but did you know…

Claudia by Claudia Aug 15, 2019

Let’s Talk [Rhodia for] Business!

Good afternoon, friends! I just got a couple of samples of Rhodiactive products you…

Claudia by Claudia Aug 9, 2019

But, Is Rhodia Good to the Environment?

As most of you are aware, the Northeast was hit with a soul crushing…

Claudia by Claudia Aug 2, 2019

Handwriting and the Brain

In my (recent) past life as a TA, I’d recommend my Intro to Creative…

Claudia by Claudia Jul 26, 2019

New Goalbook, New Me

Without really thinking, I answered, “something Goalbook-sized ,” when my new boss asked me…

Claudia by Claudia Jul 19, 2019

One to follow: @tova63 on Instagram

Following #rhodiagoalbook on Instagram turns up lots of interesting things. Recently I discovered @tova63…

Laurie by Laurie May 31, 2019

Jet Pens: The Best Notebooks for Every Use

Jet Pens posted a guide featuring The Best Notebooks for Every Use. We were…

Laurie by Laurie May 24, 2019

Fountain Pen Love reviews the Rhodia Dot Pad

Fountain Pen Love did a very thorough review of the Rhodia Dot Pad. At…

Laurie by Laurie May 17, 2019

The Well-Appointed Desk reviews the Clairefontaine Zellige notebook

Laura at The Well Appointed Desk recently reviewed the new Clairefontaine Zellige notebook! She…

Laurie by Laurie May 10, 2019

Extra large Rhodiarama giveaway winners!

  Many thanks to everyone who participated in our recent Extra Large Rhodiarama Notebooks…

Laurie by Laurie May 3, 2019

New Clairefontaine Zellige notebooks now available!

The new Zellige notebooks from Clairefontaine are now available to buy in the USA!…

Laurie by Laurie Apr 26, 2019

Giveaway: New Extra-Large Rhodiarama notebooks!

The extra large Rhodiarama softcover notebooks have just landed in the USA! To celebrate,…

Laurie by Laurie Apr 19, 2019

Rhodia pocket size bullet journal

Somehow I missed this video by Girl With A Lesson Plan showing how she…

Laurie by Laurie Apr 12, 2019

Welcome to Rhodia Drive

Rhodia Drive is a blog about the iconic orange notepads from France and the people who love and use them. It is sponsored by Clairefontaine-Rhodia, the maker of Rhodia products. 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.

Dot Webnotebooks, dot grid Rhodiarama soft cover notebooks, and Dot Books are great for bullet journaling. The paper is smooth and pen friendly.

Popular Rhodia products include the classic staple-bound notepads, Webnotebooks or Webbies, brightly colored Rhodiarama notebooks, Reverse Book, 4-Color Book, the unique Meeting Books, ColoR pads, Dot Grid notebooks and pads. In 2017 we are introducing a New Year's series beginning with "Year of the Rooster."

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.

Rhodia Retailer and Fan profiles feature different uses for notebooks, journaling ideas and stationery trends.

Monthly giveaways and contests on Rhodia Drive allow participants to sample papers and read product reviews.

David Allen has been a productivity expert for more than 30 years. He created Getting Things Done®, often referred to as GTD®. He is considered one of the most influential people in the world on productivity and time management. David is a fan of Rhodia products. He uses them for his personal productivity, and with his clients. He is the author of several best-sellers, including Getting Things Done – The Art of Stress-Free Productivity.