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
If you ask most fountain pen users for recommendations for a first-time user, the Lamy Safari is sure to come up close to the top of the list. With their 60+ year history of making fine writing instruments, it’s no surprise that Lamy has a pretty good grasp on what makes a good pen. … Continue reading The Lamy Safari Petrol Review
Recently, while cleansing myself of a long work week by cruising the pen and stationery section of my local Staples, I spotted a stack of Moleskine “Click Ball” Pens on the clearance rack. Well, if there are two things for which I am a sucker, its pens and clearance racks. Moleskine has a bit of … Continue reading Moleskine Click Ball Pen Review