Frequently Asked Questions
Please read the information below as most questions can be answered here. If you feel ready to move forward, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What style of notebooks do we make?
- We make screen printed, spiral (Wire-O) bound notebooks made from 100% US sourced materials. We do not offer any other type of binding.
- We offer custom notebooks in three sizes printed in portrait format-
Small Notebooks: 5 ¾ x 8 ½ inches (paper size: 5 ⅜ x 8 ½ inches)
Large Notebooks: 8 ¾ x 11 inches (paper size: 8 ⅜ x 11 inches)
Skinny List: 3 ¾ x 8 11/16 inches (paper size is 3 ½ x 8 7/8 inches)
- Our notebook covers are hand silkscreened with one color of ink- Black or White.
What is our minimum order, and what about pricing?
- Our minimum order is 25 notebooks per custom design, 50 notebooks per custom design for wholesale. Pricing is based on number of notebooks ordered, design work required, number of custom pages, and whether they are for personal use or you have a valid resale license.
What are the choices for filler paper?
- 65 pages of Lined, Dot Grid, OR Combo paper (lined on front and grid on the back- all are 100% Post Consumer Recycled
- 60 week undated planner- 100% Post Consumer Recycled
- 50 pages of Sketch paper- 30% Recycled, Acid Free & Archival.
Can I add custom pages to my notebook?
- Yes. A limited number of custom pages (black and white or full color) can be included at the beginning or end of your notebook. We no longer offer 100% custom interior pages.
- The cost per custom page begins at $.30 per page in addition to the regular pricing if you submit a Print Ready file. A Print Ready file is a file that we can print without further manipulation. If the file requires any design work, our hourly rate is $85.
- All custom pages will be printed by us. You may not provide your own custom printed pages.
How do I submit my design?
- You may submit one Print Ready file for your custom cover. This means it is a black image with a white background saved as a high resolution PDF file.
- We will email you a template with size and design requirements.
I have a design in mind but need help creating it. Can you help me with custom artwork?
- Yes. Our hourly rate for design is $85. You can see some great examples of our custom work on our instagram feed or #mmncustomnotebooks.
- Please note that all custom designs remain the property of Make My Notebook.
Can I get a sample of my book?
- No- we do not provide a physical sample of your notebook. We provide a digital proof of your notebook cover for your approval before we begin printing. An example notebook may be ordered through our website; this cost will be credited to your order if you decide to place an order.
How long will it take to get my notebooks?
- Once your proof has been approved, it takes approximately 2-6 weeks to print and assemble the books.
- If you have a specific deadline please let us know immediately.
Do you offer free shipping?
- We do not offer free shipping on custom orders. We will find the most economical option for shipping your notebooks.