Tag: 18k Gold

Corrections to the video above: This pen color was released in 1996. The smaller version(s) of the pen were the International and the Demi, not the Heritage as stated. The text describing the comparisons was wrong. (Reused from an earlier …

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We fountain pen people can be a particular people. (Which is different than being a peculiar people, but not always.)  We tend to be very particular about the things we like, the way we like them, and how we believe …

Cross Star Wars Townsend “Chewbacca” | Fountain Pen Review Read More »

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Andreas Lambrou is a dangerous man. There he sits, along the wall near the entrance of every pen show: slightly under average height, with a generous, open smile. His Cypriate accent is ear-catching and has a lovely lilt to it …

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Have I mentioned before that I really like the Classic Pens LB5?  At least once or twice? A month? For two years? Well, I do. I love the pen. But it’s very expensive, and most sane people aren’t comfortable spending …

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I’ve been reviewing/talking about Aurora Pens a lot lately. It’s no secret I’m a big fan of a lot of their pens. This pen, however, may be my favorite of all the Aurora pens I’ve tried/talked about/purchased. When I first …

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In the world of fountain pens, there is perhaps no name more venerable than Waterman. Founded in 1884, the company was, in many ways, at the forefront of the evolution of the fountain pen industry. The company’s official history even …

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The German manufacturer, Pelikan, isn’t generally known for its high-concept limited edition fountain pens. For its production line, they have a design style and they stick with it, only incorporating new materials into their existing design to give the line …

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Over the last several years, I’ve had the opportunity to use several pens from the Italian pen maker, Montegrappa. It’s a brand that is well-known in the community, but despite that, doesn’t seem to have a huge top-of-mind presence among …

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