The best fountain pen buying guides. Learn all about the best fountain pens for everyday use, the best inks for everyday use, the best pocket fountain pens, the best beginner fountain pens, and more. Each guide features my picks for the best in their category with photos and descriptions of each.
6 Japanese Fountain Pens To Help You Write Really Small When getting into the world of fountain pens, you may have seen that Japanese nibs and Western Nibs tend to be different sizes. What exactly does this mean? Well, the Japanese pens (let’s use Pilot) will run a full size finer than their Western (German […]
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 […]
15 Last Minute Gifts for the Stationery Fanatic “Oh man, I can’t believe [INSERT GIFT GIVING HOLIDAY EVENT HERE] is just days away!?!” Does this sound like you? I have a feeling it sounds like a lot of us. That’s why I’ve put together this quick gift guide that’s sure to please the stationery fanatic in […]
What’s the Best Lamy Fountain Pen? Lamy is a great brand to get you started in the world of fountain pens. They make a variety of different shapes, sizes, and styles of pen with easily interchangeable nibs. Lamy pens were hugely helpful to me when determining what my preferred nib size is. Prices start at […]
The Best Fountain Pen Friendly Notebooks So you’ve just ventured into the world of fountain pens. You’re anxiously awaiting that package from your retailer of choice. You’ve added a pen, a converter, and even a few bottles of ink to your order. Finally the day arrives, you ink up the pen, and can’t wait to […]