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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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  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: I’m a sucker for unusual filling systems. For me, the acts of filling and cleaning a fountain pen are relaxing and meditative (Zen and the Art of Fountain Pen Maintenance). …

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  The pen for this giveaway was provided to The Pen Habit by Kenro Industries, the US distributor for Montegrappa (and Aurora and OMAS (RIP)). It was provided free of charge in exchange for an honest review–and this is another …

Montegrappa Copper Mule Giveaway from @KenroPens Read More »

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Thank you to Kenro Industries, the US Distributor of Aurora, Montegrappa, and OMAS (RIP) pens for providing this pen in exchange for an honest review. In keeping with the Pen Habit Reviewer Code of Ethics, this pen will give given …

Montegrappa Copper Mule (courtesey of @kenropens) Read More »

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Edited to correct some information about how this models differs from other Dolcevita models. Material: Celluloid and Acrylic Nib: 14k Gold Appointments: Steel Filling System: Piston Length (Capped): 141.4mm Length (Uncapped): 129.3mm Length (Posted): 173mm Section Diameter: 13.6mm Barrel Max Diameter: 14.6mm Cap …

Pen Review: Delta Dolcevita Federico Stantuffo Read More »

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Material: Auroloide (Cellulose Acetate) Nib: 14k Gold Appointments: Gold-colored Filling System: Piston-filler Length (Capped): 127mm Length (Uncapped): 123.4mm Length (Posted): 153.3 Section Diameter: 11.5mm Barrel Max Diameter: 14.3mm Cap Max Diameter: 15.5mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 14g Weight, Capped (with …

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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 …

Pen Review: Delta Fusion 82 Read More »

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Material: Resin Nib: Steel Appointments: Ruthenium-plated Filling System: Standard International Cartridges/Converters Length (Capped): 136mm Length (Uncapped): 125mm Length (Posted): 159mm Section Diameter: 11.1mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13.5mm Cap Max Diameter: 16.7mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 26g Weight, Capped (with ink and/or …

Pen Review: Montegrappa Fortuna White & Ruthenium Read More »

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