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Creative ideas for custom notepads

by Vervante •

Notepads have been around for awhile, but a lot of people make the mistake of thinking they're only good for phone messages and grocery lists. But custom designed notepads, like we offer here at Vervante, have endless potential to become the next “must-have” product to add to your business or life.

We can create notepads in all shapes and sizes, and in black-and-white or full color. Notepads can be glued for tear-off sheets with a cardboard back or spiral bound along the top or side. You can add a magnet to the back, use any design of your choosing, and select the size and number of pages in your notepad.

To-do lists with lined pages are a classic design, but notepads can also be used in other ways - to add value to existing programs, as gifts for favorite clients and customers, as items to include in subscription boxes, or as complementary products to accompany your books, planner, or coaching program.

If you're interested in creating your own notepads, here are a few inspirations:

  • Event planning checklists (weddings, graduations, work, school and playdates)
  • Healthy food shopping lists
  • Tracking workout program progress
  • Daily journal entries or inspirations
  • Car-care maintenance tips
  • Business networking contact lists
  • Help kids keep track of chores, homework, sports and school
  • Financial program support – learn, invest, record and keep your CPA happy
  • Seasonal gardening or outdoor series
  • Special offers for loyal / return clients and customers
  • Productivity tracking
  • Goal setting and achievement checklists
  • Weekly planning pages and productivity trackers
  • Meditations / Affirmations
  • Upbeat messages and images to show appreciation and support

We’re excited to introduce you to the world of notepads and hope this inspires you. If you have questions or would like to talk about creating your own notepad products, we’re here to help. Just email us at or schedule a call to discuss and we’ll help you get started.

How to create a self-published journal

by Vervante •

Sometimes the most powerful tool you can give someone is a blank page. A space where they can write down their thoughts, inspirations, feelings, and ideas. A place to record their wins, analyze their losses, and work toward the goals they want to achieve in life.

A journal provides all this – and more. Creating a journal is a great way to empower and uplift the people who use them, as it provides an organized space to focus thoughts, emotions and actions.

Journals have unlimited universal appeal – children, adults, businesses, therapists, health, fitness, nutrition, finance, relationship, emotional, spiritual, social – you name it, a journal can be created to fit exactly what is needed.   

If you like the idea of creating a journal for yourself, friends and family, clients, or community, we can help. Journals are not just a simple book with blank pages – you’ve got a lot of choices that will allow you to unleash your creativity and create something truly unique and relevant for your audience.

  • Covers can be printed, faux/vegan leather, or linen with foil stamp designs
  • Journals can be any size, and with any number of pages
  • Inside pages can be blank, lined, include instructions, writing prompts, designs, images, or a mixture of everything
  • We can include extras such as elastic straps, ribbon markers or bookmarks

Here you can see some examples of journals Vervante customers have created. The top example is our "Starry Night Journal," a 200-page hardcover journal with foil stamped illustrations on the cover and a ribbon market. (Click HERE to see more).

We’re excited to introduce you to the world of journals and hope this inspires you. If you have questions or would like to talk about creating your own journal, we’re here to help. Just email us at or schedule a call to discuss and we’ll help you get started.
Here's to making a big statement - starting with a blank page.

Can COVID-19 be spread through books and the mail?

by Vervante •

We've heard the question a lot recently: "Can COVID-19 / coronavirus be spread through books and the mail?"

The short answer according to experts is: It's very unlikely."

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and the US Surgeon General have indicated that incoming mail is unlikely to carry coronavirus that causes Covid-19. According to the CDC: " general, because of poor survivability of these coronaviruses on surfaces, there is likely very low risk of spread from products or packaging that are shipped over a period of days or weeks at ambient temperatures.")