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A look at the TWSBI Classic fountain pen.

This pen was part of my haul from the London pen show last October and has now been in light use for over six months. 822 more words

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Stationery Shopping Experience in Osaka, Japan

Last week I shared my haul from Japan, and today I I’ll be posting about my experience at each of these stores, what Tax Returns are like in Japan, and things I did to make shopping easier. 1,684 more words

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Moonman M5 EF Fude Mini-Review


  • Weight: 24-25g total, 11g without cap (yes, the cap is 13-14g!)
  • Length capped: 12.7 cm / 5″
  • Length unposted (body+nib): 11.5 cm / 4  1/4″
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TWSBI Precision Fountain Pen Review

I seem to have bought another pen

The Precision is one of  TWSBI’s latest fountain pens and their first truly new model in a while.  I wasn’t going to buy one.   1,122 more words

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The Jinhao X750

Anyone who keeps up with this blog will know that I only have good things to say about Jinhao. They’re cheap, well made and have surprising longevity. 582 more words

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Pen Review: Platinum Plaisir

Last month I bought a Platinum Plaisir in Bali Citrus, because I love the color, and the pen cost less than $15.

I’ve shied away from the Plaisir because it’s based upon the Platinum Preppy, the Yugo of fountain pens. 1,896 more words

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