ESCALA Scale Ruler + Fountain Pen by Ensso Design Kickstarter Announcement

ESCALA Scale Ruler + Fountain Pen by Ensso Design Kickstarter Announcement   Just launched on Kickstarter is the brand new ESCALA fountain pen by ēnsso. You may know ēnsso from their popular Piuma fountain pens, sleek Pen UNO, and pocket-friendly XS Minimalist fountain pens. They’re at it again with a new pen – the ESCALA. […]

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Pilot Explorer Fountain Pen Review

Pilot Explorer Fountain Pen (Grey) Review – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Included black Pilot cartridge Review Paper: Bull & Stash notebook Specs: Description: An affordable entry into the Pilot line of fountain pens, made to celebrate their 100th anniversary. Nib: Medium, steel Filling Mechanism: Cartridge/Converter (not included) Weight: 11 grams Measurements: 5.5″ capped, 6.5″ posted […]

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Modern Fuel Design Minimal Pen – Review and Kickstarter Wrap Up

Modern Fuel Design Minimal Pen Review and Kickstarter Wrap Up First thing’s first, there are only 3 days left in this campaign as of today (December 5th) – so when you’re done reading this, run, don’t walk, over to the Kickstarter campaign if you want to pick up one of these pens. Modern Fuel is […]

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My Favorite Items from 2018 (So Far)

2018 has been an interesting year in stationery for me. I’ve been doing this whole pen blogging thing for a long time now, and admittedly things start to seem the same. “New” items are older items, just in a different color way. Kickstarter is full of gimmicky items (there are some gems) that don’t improve […]

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Esterbrook “Estie” Fountain Pen Review

Esterbrook “Estie” Fountain Pen Review Review Ink: Robert Oster Fire and Ice, Tekker Inks Burnt Umber Review Paper: Rhodia ICE Pad, Bull and Stash Leather Notebook shown Specs: Description: The return of a vintage favorite, updated for modern times. It retains the ability to use vintage nibs. Nib:Steel medium, vintage steel fine stub Filling Mechanism: […]

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