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Pelikan 400NN Merz & Krell Green

This is the least common colour of the 400NN M&K, much less in such a pristine condition. Come to think of it, I hadn’t even inked this pen yet and I’ve got no plans to do so. 13 more words

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Breaking News - Cellfina Gets Rid of Cellulite!

Today the FDA cleared Cellfina for long-term improvement in the appearance of cellulite on the buttocks and thighs with no loss of benefit for up to two years! 119 more words

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Pelikan 120 Merz & Krell Green

This pen was a wreck. Someone had splashed superglue on the cap then used a rough sandpaper to “fix” it. This was the result:

Initially, I thought they were trying to fix a crack. 109 more words

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Pelikan 400NN Merz & Krell Brown Tortoiseshell


The Brown Sugar.


IMNSHO, this is the best version of brown tortoise of all.


Here it is compared to a normal bt. See what I mean? 79 more words

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Pelikan 400NN Merz & Krell Black

This is the first instalment of a pictorial featuring the Merz & Krell produced Pelikans (1973-78) from my collection. The complete M&K set consists of five different colours and sizes: 272 more words

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Schwitters Again (Still)

The Tate Britain had an exhibition of Kurt Schwitter’s work in January 2013. I saved the “Arts and Ideas – BBC Radio 3 – R3 Arts: Night Waves” podcast to listen again to the interview between host Martin Sweet and the art critic Charlotte Mullins. 276 more words