Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen – Handwritten Review

The Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Pilot Iroshizuku Fuyu-Syogun / Parker Quink Review Paper: Maruman Mnemosyne Specs: Description: A classic in German Bauhaus Design, the Lamy 2000 has been virtually unchanged since the 1960s Nib: 14k platinum-coated gold Material: Makrolon and brushed stainless steel Filling Mechanism: Piston with nearly invisible tail knob Weight: 25 grams […]

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Black Friday, 4th Edition

– Black Friday, 4th Edition – Lamy Accent – Matte Black & Palladium, Sailor Kiwa Guro Nano Black, R by Rhodia – No. 18 So, technically it’s not the last Friday of the month. February really messed me up in terms of scheduling with this whole lack of days thing. If only it were leap […]

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Kaweco Sport Fountain Pen in Bordeaux – Handwritten Review

The Kaweco Sport Fountain Pen in Bordeaux – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Noodler’s Bad Belted Kingfisher Review Paper: Rhodia Graph Pad, No. 16 – 80g Bright White Specs: Description: Perhaps the perfect EDC fountain pen, this pocket-friendly fountain pen “extends” when posted. Nib: 23kt Gold Plated Steel Filling Mechanism: Cartridge Weight: 15 grams Measurements: 4.1″ closed, 5.3″ posted […]

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Weekly Loadout – 2/19/13 – All Black Everything (almost)

Lamy, Pelikan, Sailor, Kaweco, Pilot Fountain Pens, Rhodia Notebook

Left to Right: Pelikan Souveran M605, Black & Rhodium – Fine nib – Pelikan Edelstein Aventurine Lamy 2000 – Medium Nib – Pilot Iroshizuku Fuyu-Syogun Sailor Professional Gear Imperial Black Edition – Fine Nib – J. Herbin Vert Empire Pilot Vanishing Point, Matte Black – Fine Nib – Pilot Blue Cartridge Pilot Metropolitan, Matte Black with […]

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Black Friday, 3rd Edition

Sailor Professional Gear Imperial, Noodler’s Dark Matter, and a Large Rhodia Webnotebook
So, it’s that time again. For those of you (most of you) who haven’t seen a Black Friday feature yet, this is the third installment. On the last Friday of every month I’m going to be featuring a black pen, a black ink, and a black notebook. This Black Friday just happens to the blacker than the blackest black times infinity. [Read More…]

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