When it comes to planning, everyone is different! You may have more to plan or less. You may like to write out every task in your planner or just the most important ones. Perhaps you plan best with a lot of white space!
Plus, portability might be an important feature for you. Do you like to bring your planner around with you or do you typically leave it on your desk?
All of these considerations go into which size planner would most effectively serve you. Our best-selling Flagship Planner is offered in two popular sizes: our Original Size and our Mini Size.
Today, we're focusing on the differences between the two sizes in an effort to help you choose the perfect planner for your lifestyle!
Where do you plan to keep or take your planner?
Original Size: Ideal for your workspace, desk, or even the kitchen counter; Also fits in backpacks and large handbags
Mini Size: Perfectly portable for travel, commuting, meetings, and errands
Let's get specific! The actual dimensions of our two planner sizes are:
Original Size: 9" wide x 9.75" tall
Mini Size: 6.625" wide x 8.3" tall
Depth is equal for the two sizes: 1.5" for our daily planner and 1.25" for our weekly planner (including the binding)
Which page size is right for you?
Original Size: 7.3" wide x 9.5" tall
Mini Size: 6" wide x 8.125" tall
Concerned about the weight of the planner? Check out how our two sizes compare.
Original Size: 2.6 lbs.
Mini Size: 1.9 lbs.
Daily Page Layout Differences
With a difference in page size, the daily page layout is naturally affected. See which one would work best for you!
Original Size: Hourly scheduling from 5:00 am until 9:00 pm; 17 to-do list prompts; Wider column width; Plenty of room to write!
Mini Size: Hourly scheduling from 7:00 am until 7:00 pm; 13 to-do list prompts; Slightly more compact spacing throughout
Weekly Page Layout Differences
When comparing the Mini Size to the Original Size, the main difference you'll find is more compact spacing, including:
Original Size: 7 lines per day for schedule and to-do list; 3 lines per week for notes
Mini Size: 6 lines per day for schedule and to-do list; 2 lines per week for notes
The Best Planner For You
Did you determine which planner size is best for you? Let us know in the comments below! If you're still unsure, we recommend our Original Size, which is the more popular choice of the two over the years.
Next, don't miss our article on Which Planner Format Is Right for You: Daily or Weekly!