If a notebook looks promising I will give it a try. So far Leuchtturm1917 has been the ones I like the best.
Some I have owned and do enjoy. Rhodia Moleskine
Cool things about Leuchtturm1917
Why I like analog notes
Merlin Mann on notebooks
I am in no way affiliated with Leuchtturm1917. I would not be opposed to the offer though! Paid for out of pocket.