One Star Leather Goods A6 Notebook Cover Review + Giveaway!

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One Star Leather Goods Notebook Cover Review + Giveaway! Specs: Model: Build Your Own Hobonichi Techo / A6 Cover Leather: Horween Chromexcel Natural outer / black inner Stitching: Blue waxed thread Closure: Snap Size: A6, custom for Hobonichi Techo Intro: I’ve been friendly with Keegan over at One Star Leather Goods for some time now. We […]

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Namisu Orion Stonewashed Titanium Fountain Pen Review

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Namisu Orion Stonewashed Titanium Fountain Pen – Handwritten Review – Review Ink:  Tekker Ink Edjelley Teal Specs: Description: A minimal (but not too minimal) fountain pen that’s made completely of titanium. Nib: Bock medium in titanium Filling Mechanism: International standard cartridge / converter (not included) Weight: 39g capped Measurements: 140mm Color Options: Stonewashed titanium Intro/About: Namisu is no stranger to me. I’ve reviewed […]

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

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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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Review Redux – The Sailor Imperial Black Fountain Pen

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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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Steel and Flint Soft Close Magnetic Pen Review

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It seems like there’s another Kickstarter pen project out every time I load the site. That’s not a bad thing though. I welcome the innovation and new ideas that the popular platform brings to the stationery world, and the Steel and Flint Pen is no exception. This UK-based firm has designed a minimalist pocket pen with a soft close cap that’s held in place via strong magnets. Let’s take a closer look at the prototype sample S&F supplied.

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