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It's my belief that if you want to become a writer, it doesn't matter if you are writing in a steno notebook, a napkin, or a leather bound journal. Still, a leather bound journal is a great way to capture your writing. It definitely feels special to be composing notes in a journal with a leather cover. It feels important. They also make great gifts for the writers in your life. Whether it's Father's Day, his birthday or Valentine's day, a leather bound journal for men is a pretty awesome gift for any writer or guy in your life who loves to journal.

Leather Travel Journal

A man who loves to travel or has a soft spot for old maps will enjoy this sophisticated journal with the old world map stamped on the leather covers. While some journals on this list are not refillable, this one is, and that means he can use this journal for years even if he's a prolific writer. It comes with a 240 page Kraft paper insert and a ribboned page keeper for slipping between the pages. As the journal ages and weathers, he'll be able to add scuff marks and his own touch to the exterior of the journal. It makes the leather well-worn and loved.

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Specifications and Features:
Holds 5 x 7 inch paper
Earth tone leather
Lined cream paper included
Handcrafted in the US
100 percent full grain leather

Ancicraft Classic Refillable Leather Journal with Strap

This handmade leather journal has been stitched by hand. The lined paper is refillable and the leather is rugged, so this journal could last for many years. It's a perfect gift for the writer in your life, and comes with a beautiful box for gift giving. It's a large journal with 120 sheets of lined paper included.

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Specifications and Features:
Lined 5.6 x 8.2 inch paper
Genuine leather
Strap loops to keep the journal closed
Rugged and tough for the person who is rough on their books

The Nomad Distressed Leather Journal

This leather bound journal has a weather-beaten and distressed look to it right out of the package. You can imagine this being tossed in a saddle bag in the morning as a cowboy heads out into the woods by himself to get some solitude with his own thoughts. (Or maybe that's just my imaginings!) This paper isn't refillable but it's incredibly beautiful with intricate scrollwork on the first page that makes it incredibly special. There are 80 pages of thick cotton paper between the extra thick leather covers. There's a natural braided cord for the closure too. This is a journal to be filled with wisdom and advice and passed down through generations.

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Specifications and Features:
Extra thick recycled cotton paper
Paper is bound to the journal
Antique saddle tan dye
Thick, distressed leather

Leather Bound Unlined Journal Notebook

This is a pretty unique leather bound journal in red. It's very Indian-inspired with an elephant imprinted on the front and flowers and designs on the back. The red cotton thread attached to the book winds around to keep it closed securely. It can be used to store ideas and thoughts, scraps of memorabilia or poetry. The beauty of this journal is that it is 7 x 5 inches with paper of 6 x 4 inches made of recycled Indian cotton. This is unlined paper, too.

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Specifications and Features:
Unlined paper of recycled cotton
Bright white paper
Dyed red leather
Pocket sized

Classic Leather Writing Journal Refillable with Artistic Image

A refillable journal with 224 acid-free, 5 x 8 inch pages is a great way to charm the guy in your life who wants to start journaling or chronicling his adventures. It's made of genuine cowhide leather in a rustic taupe color. It's soft as well as being incredibly durable. The imagine on the front is printed in black in that will never fade. This journal includes an incredibly unique bookmark made from natural cherry.

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Specifications and Features:
224 Acid-free lined pages
Measures 5 x 8 for easy carrying anywhere
Paper stays flat for writing
Rugged leather

Happy Sad Drama Mask Embossed Leather Journal

One of the most unique journals on this list. It's a happy sad drama mask on leather. It actually looks like the faces were embedded in the leather. It's a little creepy in a beautiful way. It's a 100 percent handmade journal with refillable lined pages. The covers have little pockets for storing papers or business cards. The book itself has a printed old world map inside it. The book has minor variations due to the fact that it's handmade, which should be kept in mind while ordering.

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Specifications and Features:
The book measure 6 x 9 inches
There are 200 pages of Persian paper
A C-hook lock for the closure

Leather Fly Fishing Journal

When your guy has a hobby like fly fishing, he'll want to chronicle the types of lures he's using, what he caught, and how the rod and reel performed in that particular location. He can map out fishing locations with this leather bound journal for men quite easily. The pages of the journal are specific to the activity of fly fishing with places to log the terrain, moon phase, water condition, species, bait and lures as well as the GPS coordinates. It's a journal that might one day become a heirloom he can pass down to his children.

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Specifications and Features:
Pages are 5 1/2 x 7 inches
There are 200 formatted pages
Hand torn acid-free paper (they'll last for a long time without fading)
Hand sewn pages
100 percent top grain leather

That's 7 leather bound journals for men that are certain to please the man on your gift list who loves to write. You might even encourage some journaling with the right kind of inspiring leather notebook.