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It was shortly after noon on Friday, August 12, 2015, and I found myself standing in front of the Chatterley Luxuries table at the DC Pen Show. I was dressed in hobo clothes, the airline having lost my luggage the …

Danitrio Takumi Tsugaru-nuri Kara-nuri Wine Review Read More »

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My first experiences with wood pens were not great. I was brand new to fountain pens (literally…my first ever pen was wood) and I couldn’t have told you what made a good pen from a bad pen. I just saw …

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Material: Ebonite Nib: 14k Gold Appointments: Gold Filling System: Pneumatic Filler Length (Capped): 149.6mm Length (Uncapped): 142.8mm Length (Posted): 193.8mm Section Diameter: 13.3mm Barrel Max Diameter: 15mm Cap Max Diameter: 18mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 44g Weight, Capped …

Pen Review: Wahl-Eversharp Decoband (Modern) Read More »

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  When I decided that my birthday present for this year was going to be a Nakaya pen, I immediately honed in on either the Decapod or the Decapod Twist. I am such a sucker for unique design, and these …

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  On March 23, 2014, I hit my 1-year anniversary of using fountain pens. As part of my anniversary, I decided it was time that I take stock of all of my pens and inks, get an overall value, and …

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