Tag: Turquoise

The good folks at Goulet Pens have very graciously provided two sets of the new Lamy Special Edition Pacific AL-Star and ink. One pen comes with a Fine nib, the other pen with an extra-fine nib. The Pacific is a …

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I first heard about KWZ inks in the middle of 2015 when watching a Periscope put on by Lisa Vanness of Vanness Pens in Arkansas. KWZ is a Polish-made ink that, to the best of my knowledge, is only available …

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The ink for this review was generously provided by Kaweco. No additional compensation was provided for this review. All opinions expressed below are solely those of the reviewer.  Seattle in the winter is drab: grey, cool, and rainy with short …

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  Montblanc has a reputation (whether deserved or not) of being the pinnacle of luxury when it comes to writing instruments.  Their pens are among some of the most expensive “regular” pens available on the market today.  Since I do …

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Here is my ink test and writing sample for Private Reserve Ebony Blue.  For me this lives in the land of “meh.”  It’s a nice color, and well-performing ink, but I have this thing about the name of the ink …

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