This week’s favorite fountain pen and ink combination is again my Edison Huron Grande with R&K Blau-Schwarz LE. As my other pens run dry I’m left with fewer pens & inks that stand out. So the often used Edison Huron Grande rose above my boredom of constant use. Since I was at my desk a lot this week I often reached for this pen and ink over other choices.
Some links of interest…
15 points – Crónicas Estilográficas // Pilot has a few nib choices
Pen Review: OMAS Ogiva Celluloide – The Pen Habit // A gorgeous pen
Fountain Pen Paper Recommendations – JetPens.com – // Good overview of fountain pen friendly papers. From a retailer so limited to their selection, but they have a large selection. Good info.
How To Seal A Letter Using A Wax Seal — Gorgeous.Ink // I received a wax sealed letter today so this interests me.
Taxonomy: the Uncompetitive Brands — Fountain Pen Economics // The brand taxonomy series is complete, at at least for now. Be sure to check the earlier articles.
A slightly mysterious notebook from Shanghai – All Things Stationery // A weird notebook. At least outside of China according to the comments.
Pilot Parallel Pen – Write to Me Often
Review: Jinhao 3000 – Year of the Tiger — Alt. Haven // A little to gaudy for my taste, but it’s certainly a lot of pen for the price.
Aurora Optima Fountain Pen Review – Hey there! SBREBrown // Another Italian pen, but easier for me to resist than the Omas Ogiva.
Vintage Pen Primer, Part II: The Parker 51 — The Gentleman Stationer // *This was on my list for my first pen show. But once I saw them I couldn’t get into the hooded nib.