In addition to launching a new Steel Sport fountain pen, Kaweco also released a new Perkeo series that is aiming for budget-minded users. Naturally, I jumped on it. Priced around $16(USD), the Perkeo is poised to be in direct competition with the Pilot Metropolitan, but does it have what it takes to knock down the … Continue reading The Kaweco Perkeo – Indian Summer Review
I recently reviewed the Baron Fig Confidant notebook and, but it is but one of several notebooks currently on my shelf. Ever since I took this deep dive into the world of the writing enthusiast, I've been on searching for the right notebook to pair with my new favorite pens. Since I dusted off the … Continue reading The Great Paper Roundup – Part 1
Hello everyone! Sorry for the drop off in communications. I'm in the midst of dealing with some concerns of both a personal and professional nature. As a result, I've let this blog and the people who read it slip onto the back burner. I sincerely apologize for that. But no more! While I do still … Continue reading Alright. Where were we?
The latest edition of Baron Fig's flagship product, the Confidant Notebook, has just launched. While the Raspberry Honey is a beautiful edition to the family, some of you may be wondering if this $18 notebook ($20 for the limited edition) is even worth the price. To answer that question, I've put my Confidant to the … Continue reading Baron Fig Confidant Review – Raspberry Honey
Baron Fig, the creators of the Confidant notebook, Squire pen, and Archer pencils, have just released their latest quarterly limited edition: Prismatic. But first things first; What is the Archer? Just like the rest of the Baron Fig catalog, the Archer is a pencil designed by and for thinkers. The pencils feature the standard … Continue reading The Baron Fig Archer Prismatic Edition
In addition to their huge range of vibrant and colorful inks, Noodler's also offers a series of flexible nib fountain pens. The Ahab is on the lower end of the price range for this series, and one of the most popular options with consumers.
The Conklin Victory is the latest addition to a long line of fine writing tools dating back to the late 1800s. While most of their pens fall squarely in the "luxury" price range, the Victory has just hit the Goulet Pens catalog at the moderately entry level price of $40. Lets take a look and … Continue reading The Conklin Victory Fountain Pen Review
If you're a Bullet Journal enthusiasts, writer, or scrap-book maker, or just a notebook addict like me, you've probably used or currently use an A5 size notebook. A lot of the people in those categories care a lot about what book they use, weather it be the cover material, paper quality, printed page layout, and … Continue reading Lihit Lab Smart Fit Cover Review
Hello Readers! I have a review ready to go, but before that goes up I wanted to take a moment to thank Brad Dowdy and Myke Hurley of The Pen Addict Podcast. (They both do a lot more than just that podcast, but if you don't follow them already, that's a great place to start.) … Continue reading A Quick Thanks and a Little News
Pilot Metropolitan. TWSBI Eco. Lamy Safari. These are the staples of the “Entry Level” fountain pen market, and with good reason. The WRITink from Faber-Castell , fits the budget, but does it earn a place on that short list? This week I’m spending time with this new pen to answer that very question. One note … Continue reading The Faber-Castell WRITink Review