When in the Bahamas for a little rest and recuperation, what does a pen blogger write about? Of course the pen he brings with him! And what better pen to travel with than a Kaweco Sport? It's name makes me want to hit the gym, tennis court or … [Continue reading] about The Genius Of Kaweco Sport
This week we have two gorgeous summery inks for you! Vert Réséda and Bouquet D'Antan from J. Herbin are two beautiful inks that are sure to make your fountain pen sing!Vert Réséda should be green, but in my humble opinion it's definitely a mint! This … [Continue reading] about The Weekly Ink Blot: J. Herbin June Mixup
Go on admit it! You're a fountain pen lover with a dirty little secret. Me too.It doesn't matter how many fountain pens you have, the fact is that most of us do not clean and maintain our pens the way we should! Don't try to hide it... you can't … [Continue reading] about Seven Steps To A Clean Fountain Pen
Ok Mom! I agree with you! Teal is not exactly turquoise! Or is it? Teal... greenish. Turquoise... blueish. Hm. Now I'm not sure. Either way, Diamine's Teal is a gorgeous medium-saturated blue-green ink (you decide) that is similar to a medium green … [Continue reading] about The Weekly Ink Blot: Diamine, Teal
Today I’m flying to Boston for a couple of days. This gives me an opportunity to answer a popular question: ‘Who are you?’. Every customer has received a thank you note in their order and each gets a little self-portrait-cartoon, which I should … [Continue reading] about Who Is Knight’s Writing Company?
Oh hello sweet purple fountain pen ink! I do love purples and Purple Wampum from Noodler's Ink is no exception. This is a deep purple which looks black when accidentally spilt on your favourite notebook - but wait - when you smooch it out it's a … [Continue reading] about The Weekly Ink Blot: Noodler’s Ink, Purple Wampum