The Rhodia pad was designed as a professional tool, so it is easy to use and durable. It has a fold-around cover, hard coated-board backing, and 21lb, neutral pH vellum paper.
These economical pads are a favorite of artists, designers, architects and people who like to have a pad handy for notes, sketching and hand drafting.
It was first made in the 1920s and overshadowed other notebooks of the time because of its quality materials and the innovative design of the scored folding front cover. The famous orange cover dates back to the 1930s – it was a standard hue for cardstock at the time and remains unchanged to this day.