I don’t know what it is about fresh, new yearly diaries, but the empty pages just ready and waiting to be filled with endless possibilities, opportunities and adventures just gets me all giddy with excitement.

I draw out the process of selecting THE perfect diary for as long as possible (I mean, what if I get one and then find a better one?! I know right!). So it typically takes me at least a month to select the one.

So just in case you’re like me, or maybe just want an easy summary to make your choice, we’ve highlighted our contenders for 2017 which are all so perfect that we may have to get more than one. You know, just in case…

For the creative dreamer :: here

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If you’re not all ready familiar with Emma from @emmakateco do yourself a favor and follow this gorgeous graphic designer stat. With a talent for letter writing and imagery, it was a given that her gorgeous planner is a must have contender.

This minimal, spacious, purpose-full planner is a must for extraordinary minds. The Write Your Own Adventure 2017 Planner is a container to colour outside the lines – to allow space for the unplanned. It’s a haven where wildest, most vivid ideas can take root and grow.

Inside are yearly, monthly and weekly spreads in a vertical, minimal layout, dot grid pages, brush lettered inspiring quotes and 2017 manifesto, an expandable pocket, ribbon bookmarks and plenty more.

  • 176 pages // 88 sheets
  • 180mm wide x 210mm tall
  • TC fabric [polyester/cotton composite]
  • Less than 500grams weight – the perfect size to carry anywhere
  • Minimal, vertical layout
  • 120gsm thick, off-white paper
  • 2 ribbon dividers
  • Extra space for weekends
  • Bottom tab stickers
  • Expandable back pocket
  • Packaged in a hardcover keepsake box

For the hustler girl boss :: here



Any #girlboss, entrepreneur/dreamer worth her weight in motivational game changing hustle, knows The Collective Hub is where its at. From their monthly magazines aimed to disrupt, challenge and inspire audiences around the world, to their events to education, their diary is at the top of the list to get things done next year.

So what does 2017 hold in store for you? Are you starting a side biz? Stepping out full time? Still dreaming? With quotes to motivate you and little reminders to inspire your day, our 2017 diary is the place for everything you! Scribble, draw, write, dream, create, for the world is yours.

Dimensions: 15cm width x 21cm length

For the sporty sister :: here

The iconic Active Living Diary is a must have for any sweat lovin’ girl who also is after a good dose of motivation and girl power to get you through each day.

This year the 2017 Active Living is super visual with lots of Move, Nourish and Believe goodness.

The Lorna Jane Active team have packed in 7 nourishing recipes that have never been shared before, 12 monthly reflection pages and plenty of quotes to keep you at an all-time high all year-round. You will have everything you need to live your best life in 2017.


2017 Diary Features:

  • Measurements: 230mm x 170mm
  • Grey fabric hard cover
  • Yearly, Monthly and Weekly Views
  • Ribbon page marker
  • Nourishing recipes for every occasion
  • Day To A Page Layout

Just like all Nourish and all the other Lorna Jane books, this one always delivers the goods!!

For the classic diary seeker :: here


Mi Goals is designed in Melbourne, Australia. This little diary for setting and achieving goals has gained popularity for its savvy design and functional layout. The quality is obvious and the notebooks are beautiful and made to the highest production standards. The design is understated, confident and stylish, with monochrome typography and arresting use of negative space throughout. Mi Goals is purpose-made for setting, following and achieving your goals. The diary is complemented by a stationery suite and comes with a bookmark. An awesome range for setting and achieving goals, big or small, boring or crazy, Mi Goals is made to make every day count!

There are a bunch of different sizes and colour options too so be sure to have a good browse at the different options.

For the conscious soul :: here

The Dailygreatness Journal: A Practical Guide For Consciously Creating Your Days, combines a yearly diary, goal and appointment planner, and daily tools for self-mastery. Designed to be used throughout the calendar year, the daily pages will guide you to form great habits through the 8 daily steps of meditation & visualisation, intentions, dream journaling, gratitude, evening self-awareness questions, exercise, inspired actions & inspiration.

The weekly and quarterly check-ins keep you committed, accountable & motivated. With a yearly review, that celebrates your achievements and highlights new opportunities for the coming year, each stage laying the foundations for achieving self-mastery, reaching your goals and finding and following your purpose.

This beautifully designed undated journal, with 464 full-colour pages, will inspire you to upgrade your life and achieve your goals. Why wait for January 1st to start achieving your goals, when you can start today. Caution! This journal if used every day, could radically transform, profoundly shape and dynamically alter your destiny!



  • Day To A View Planner
  • Comprehensive Goal Planning System
  • Gratitude Journal
  • Weekly, Quarterly and Yearly Check-Ins
  • Weekly & Quarterly Goal Planners
  • Inspirational Quotes
  • Appointment Planner
  • Soul Clarity Worksheets
  • Prompts and Reminders for Staying on Track
  • Undated, so you can start anytime

Its also worth exploring their Wellness, Business, Parenting and Fitness Journals too.

For the sassy gal (who loves a spot of shopping) :: here

The Busy Bitch Planner is a day to a page planner filled with colourful illustrations, humorous quotes, tips and tricks for the girl on the go. Designed by Personal Stylist and Blogger, Alarna Hope, this planner includes shopping tips and guides, conversion charts and packing lists for a daily dose of effortless bitchiness!

  • Hilarious & Inspiring Daily Quotes
  • Fun Fill – In – The – Blanks, About Moi Section
  • Sizing Conversion Charts
  • Holiday Packing Lists
  • Bag and Dress Hire Guides
  • Shopping Criteria’s
  • Shopping Lists for Swimwear, Bra’s, Clothing & Shoe


If we are missing your fave please comment below and share!!

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