The “Not Sure If Hoarding, Or Collecting” Pen Sale


The “Not Sure If Hoarding, Or Collecting” Pen Sale Hey all, just wanted to let you know that the Pen Sale page has been updated with some pieces that I’m looking to clear out of my collection. Includes TWSBI, Lamy 2000 Stainless, Karas Kustoms, and more. There’s about a dozen inks and some Field Notes […]

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Not Stationery: One Star Leather Goods Shell Cordovan Watch Strap Review


Along with a Hobonichi cover (review and giveaway coming really soon!), Keegan over at One Star Leather sent over one of his two piece watch straps in natural shell cordovan. Shell is considered to be one of the finest leathers in the world, and OSLG’s craftsmanship pairs perfectly the quality of the leather. Lets take a closer look at this strap.

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6 (More) Reasons Why You Should Write With a Fountain Pen


6 (More) Reasons Why You Should Write With a Fountain Pen You all really, REALLY liked the “8 Reasons Why You Should Write With A Fountain Pen” article. Since publishing, it’s been viewed nearly 60,000 times and continues to be one of my top posts. Reading through the comments, there were a ton of other […]

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Review Redux – The Sailor Imperial Black Fountain Pen


I can’t believe I bought this pen four years ago. It feels like just yesterday when I was waiting for the mail to come, rushing downstairs, and opening up the package directly from Japan. I purchased the pen in January of 2013 for around $280. This one has a fine nib, which is quite fine. It features all black everything. The pen is still in my collection, but how much does it get used, how is it holding up over the years, and would I buy it again? Read on to find out!

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Piuma Minimal Pen by Ensso Design Kickstarter Announcement


Piuma Minimal Pen by Ensso Design Kickstarter Announcement The Piuma Fountain Pen is a new minimalist design by ENSSO. This sleek fountain pen is designed with only the necessary components. The end result is a pen that has only what it needs, and nothing else. The¬†Piuma features an interchangeable Bock nib section and is compatible […]

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