Tag: Blue

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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In this episode of To the Point, I wanted to spend a little bit of time on a couple of items I’ve shown off before in Currently Inked episodes, but that don’t really require full reviews of their own. First, …

Diplomat Excellence A & Dee Charles Designs Pen Sleeve | To the Point Read More »

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I have, in the course of my fountain pen reviewing career, often reviewed pens that most would consider to be in the price range most people would consider “insane.” (For many, even a pen that costs $20 would fall into …

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When I first started getting into the fountain pen hobby, I often found myself frustrated that I couldn’t find fountain pens locally. It was fun scouring the pen retailer websites online, but sometimes, I just wanted the immediate gratification of …

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I was first introduced to the Xezo brand last season when a user sent his Xezo Legionnaire to me to review. Xezo is a US-based retailer of luxury goods: mostly leather goods, watches, and fountain pens. They don’t do their own …

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The terms “mass-produced” and “handmade” are, in many ways, polar opposites. It’s difficult to scale handmade products, as production can’t be increased simply by investing in capital (i.e., manufacturing space, machinery, etc.) Scalability, especially in markets that require a large …

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When I was in college, I was required to take several semesters of modern dance. I’m not a great dancer (as anyone who has seen the opening video of Season 3 can attest). Of all forms of dance, “modern” dance …

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The pen for this review was provided to The Pen Habit by Vanness Pens free of charge in exchange for an honest review. No additional compensation was provided. Material: Acrylic Nib: 18k Gold Broad Nib Appointments: Silver-colored Filling System: Standard International Cartridge/Converter …

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