Tags » Lamy Safari

Lamy Safari and Lamy Studio

In the world of collectible pens, there is a common misunderstanding that price equals quality. True enthusiasts know, however, that when it comes to pens, price equals the cost of materials and labor. 382 more words


Lime Lamy Safari

It’s August all around us. You can mostly tell because of the sweltering heat. At this point in the summer, it starts getting hot early and it doesn’t cool down until late. 545 more words


My Favorite, and Least Favorite, Starter Fountain Pens

Starter fountain pens: let’s get into it. Everyone loves a “what starter fountain pen should I buy” question. I am no exception: I have a few suggestions. 2,301 more words

Fountain Pens

Getting to the Point

This week Apple announced improvements to the Apple Pencil, the precision iPad stylus, at WWDC and a few weeks ago Microsoft announced the new Surface Pro tablet with the all new Surface pen to put their previous Surface pen to shame. 765 more words

Fountain Pen

Happy St. Patrick's Day, the Lamy Safari Way

In Chicago we all think of ourselves as a little bit Irish, especially today. So Happy St. Patrick’s Day!


Pen of the Day: Lamy Safari Aquamarine with Robert Oster Bondi Blue

Lamy Safari Aquamarine with medium nib. I am perfectly aware that this colorful and fun plastic fountain pen made for middle schoolers is the pen that fountain pen collectors can’t abide, and can’t resist dissing. 338 more words


Seventies Flashback: An Accidental Lamy Safari Tribute to Howard Johnson's

If you lived in America in the 1970s, and your family took road trips, you’ll see it, too. HoJo. The ubiquitous roadside motor lodge and restaurant chain, with the appalling but memorable color scheme of orange and aqua. 124 more words

Fountain Pens