Tag: Blue

Material: Acrylic / Silver Nib: 23k Palladium (Medium) Appointments: Silver Filling System: Pull & Turn (Captured Converter) Length (Capped):154mm Length (Uncapped): 132mm Length (Posted): 180mm Section Diameter: 11.3mm Barrel Max Diameter: 14mm Cap Max Diameter: 16.4mm Weight, Capped (with ink …

Pen Review: Visconti Divina Elegance Maxi (Blue) Read More »

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I love Italian pens. I suppose it’s because we have a lot in common. They’re flashy, attention grabbing, and when all is right in the world, they just sing. Also like me, they are expensive and temperamental, and sometimes, they’re …

Pen Review: Aurora Style Read More »

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Material: Celluloid? Nib: 14k Gold (Medium-ish) Appointments: Gold-colored Filling System: Button-filler Length (Capped): 138mm Length (Uncapped): 123mm Length (Posted): 163mm Section Diameter: 10.2mm Barrel Max Diameter: 12.4mm Cap Max Diameter: 15.1mm Weight, Capped (with ink and/or converter): 14g Weight, Uncapped …

Vintage Pen Review: Parker Duofold Senior Read More »

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  So, in preparing this review, I have come up with a new rule of thumb: I am not allowed to call something vintage if the item in question was made within the same decade in which I was born …

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  Levenger is a brand with which I have very little experience. The US-based company, found at http://www.levenger.com, sells fine writing instruments, paper, desk accessories, leather goods, etc. In addition to selling some of the more well-known pen brands, they …

Pen Review: Levenger True Writer Read More »

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  Material: Resin Nib: 14k Gold, Medium Appointments: Gold-plated Filling System: Converter/Cartridge (Platinum Proprietary) Length (Capped): 138mm Length (Uncapped): 119mm Length (Posted): 154mm Section Diameter: 10.5mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13mm Cap Max Diameter: 15.4mm Weight, Capped (with ink and/or converter): …

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My introduction to J. Herbin inks was, shall we say, less that impressive. My first two inks, Vert Empire (unsaturated baby-poop green) and Gris Nuage (worthless cloud shadow), were unusable for writing, ugly, and rather dry. The special edition 1670 …

Ink Review: J. Herbin Bleu Pervenche Read More »

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  Material: Acrylic Nib: Steel, Medium Appointments: Chrome / Steel colored Filling System: Converter/Cartridge (Standard International) Length (Capped): 152mm Length (Uncapped): 131mm Length (Posted): N/A Section Diameter: 10mm Barrel Max Diameter: 14.2mm Cap Max Diameter: 16.4mm Weight, Capped (with ink …

Pen Review: Edison Collier Read More »

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