Photo Post: Lamy 2000 and a Cappuccino

Photo Post: Lamy 2000 and a Cappuccino It’s nice to take some inspiration from Gourmet Pens, and do a wordless (mostly) post. I got some new cappuccino cups in the mail and how could I not take some photos? The cups are made by a New Zealand brand called Acme. They’re thick porcelain and retain […]

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One Star Leather Goods A6 Notebook Cover Review + Giveaway!

One Star Leather Goods Notebook Cover Review + Giveaway! Giveaway has ended, thanks all for entering! 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 […]

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Namisu Orion Stonewashed Titanium Fountain Pen Review

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

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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