Tag: Gold

As my collection continues to grow, I find myself often getting “duplicates” of pens I really like: multiples of the same model of pen in different colors or finishes. I don’t really see the point of doing a full-blown re-review …

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Recently, a large Italian company was celebrating its 60th anniversary, and approached the Italian pen manufacturer, Aurora, with a commission to produce a batch of 1,500 pens to give as gifts to its employees. Instead of just any pen, though, …

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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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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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J. Herbin’s popular 1670 line of inks has been an eye-catcher since my entry into the hobby. Packaged in beautiful (yet difficult to fill from) cubical glass bottles, and accented with a wax-dipped cap and wax seal, this was among …

Ink Spot: J. Herbin 1670 Caroube de Chypre Read More »

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The pen for this review was donated to The Pen Habit by viewer Matt in exchange for an honest review. No additional compensation was provided. All opinions expressed herein are my own. Material: Brass & Lacquer Nib: Steel Appointments: Gold-colored Filling System: …

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Even before I was into fountain pens, I was a big notebook and journal nut. I would often pick up blank notebooks or journals with the intent of starting to journal again, to write the next great American novel, to …

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Material: Acrylic Nib: 18k Fusion Appointments: Rhodium-plated Filling System: Standard International Cartridges/Converters Length (Capped): 142mm Length (Uncapped): 126mm Length (Posted): 169mm Section Diameter: 11.5mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13.5mm Cap Max Diameter: 15.3mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 14g Weight, Capped (with ink and/or …

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