Rosetta Magellan Burnt Umber Fountain Pen Review

Rosetta Magellan Burnt Umber Fountain Pen Review What is it?  A pen made from Italian acrylic in Taiwan, with a German nib, and assembled in the USA. Wowzers, that was a hard supply chain to follow! INTRO This is a pen that I’ve never heard of. Honestly, I had never heard of IPenStore before either (they’ve […]

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Lamy Safari Petrol Fountain Pen Review

Lamy Safari Petrol Fountain Pen Review What is it?  The 2017 Limited Edition color of the Lamy Safari fountain pen Notes: Another year, another lime-greenish disappoi — wait a second. It’s a Lamy limited edition, and it’s NOT neon green! They’re calling this color “Petrol” and I absolutely love it. The Safari is sporting a matte, dark teal […]

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Lamy Safari Dark Lilac Fountain Pen Review

This isn’t going to be too crazy, you can read my original review of the Lamy Safari here. The Dark Lilac version, along with it’s own special ink were released as the 2016 limited edition. The color is nice and dark, and not too “in your face”. The Black hardware adds an overall low-profile look to the pen that I really like. Other than the color, there isn’t really anything different from the Lamy Safari that’s been around for over 30 years.

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Lamy Studio Platinum Grey 14k Nib Fountain Pen Review

Lamy Studio Platinum Grey 14k Nib Fountain Pen Review – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Pilot Iroshizuku Momiji Review Paper: Rhodia Graph Pad Specs: Description: A modern cousin of the Lamy 2000 featuring a Safari style 14k gold nib Nib: 14k gold, fine Filling Mechanism: Lamy Converter (proprietary) Weight: 4.6oz Measurements:5.5″ capped, 6.2″ posted, 5.1″ uncapped Color Options: Several Writing Sample: […]

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Review Redux – Three Years with the Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen

Review Redux Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen Review Paper: Rhodia No. 18 Lined Pad Specs: Time Owned: 3 Years (since 12/25/2012) Nib: 14k platinum-coated gold Material: Makrolon and brushed stainless steel Filling Mechanism: Piston with nearly invisible tail knob Weight: 25 grams Measurements: 5.5″ closed, 6.0″ posted Ink Capactiy: ~2ml Link to Original Review Handwritten Review Scans: Intro/About: I’ve mentioned throughout the […]

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