Lamy Safari Dark Lilac Fountain Pen Review

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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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Schon DSGN 01S Stainless Steel Pen Review

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One of the pens that’s making the rounds is The Pen Project 01S in Tumbled Stainless Steel by Schon DSGN. It’s a small, pocketable pen that takes the versatile and tough Fisher Space Pen refill. Ian Schon’s pens are available in several different materials, including aluminum, titanium, bronze and brass. Stainless Steel is one of the strongest and heaviest in the lineup. Read on to see how I liked it!

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The If… Pen Kickstarter Announcement

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The If… Pen Kickstarter Announcement The If… Pen by Dave Colliver is unique not only in how it looks, but also how it works. The pen is machined from injection molded titanium (a first in the pen world!) with a point extension mechanism like no other. To get writing, simply squeeze the grip to expose the refill. […]

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J. Herbin Caroube de Chypre Video Review

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J. Herbin Caroube de Chypre Video Review I wanted to make my own video for the J. Herbin 1670 Caroube de Chypre ink, so here it is! The ink is a reddish-brown with gold flakes. There’s a nice amount of shading, and the ink is slightly on the thin side. It’s SO much fun to […]

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Galen Leather A5 Notebook/iPad Mini Case Review

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Galen Leather A5 Notebook/iPad Mini Case Review What is it? Galen Leather is a two person team located in Istanbul, Turkey that’s producing top-quality leather goods. When they reached out asking if I’d be interested in checking out a cover, I jumped at the chance. I’m usually not into notebook cases/covers, as they seem to add […]

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