Sunday Notes and Links

My most frequent pen carry this week

Parker Vacumatic and Pelikan M805 in a Nock Fodderstack XL

I didn’t have a favorite fountain pen and ink combination this week. I didn’t do as much writing as usual. The two pens I typically carried were my Parker Vacumatic Maxima with Montblanc Bordeaux ink and my Pelikan M805 Stresemann with R&K Blau-Schwarz LE ink.

Some links of interest…

Franklin-Christoph Model 19 “1901” in Smoke and Cinnamaroon: A Review — The Pen Addict // I regret getting my Model 19 before this acrylic was available.

Roterfaden Taschenbegleiter Organiser and Notebook Cover Review – Pens! Paper! Pencils! // Read this at your own peril. This review put me over the edge. I ended up giving in to the favorable exchange rate and ordered one.

Ink Review: Callifolio Oliphants – The Well-Appointed Desk // I stopped linking to ink reviews some time ago, there were just so many. But I decided to break the rule for and ink brand I never heard of. Plus, I like the color. A second rule I have is to only link once to a site.

Ink Mixing: Putting Unused Colors to Work — The Gentleman Stationer // A way to put all that ink to use and have some fun.

If the pen is the body, the nib is the mind. – Leigh Reyes. My Life As a Verb. // I know she’s written something, but I keep getting distracted by the photos and I’ve yet to read the article.

5 months in with the Hobonichi Techo — The Finer Point // I’ve also been using the Techo this year and I’m enjoying it.

Pilot Kakuno Review – All Things Stationery

Review: BamaPens Cigar Box Pen & Ink Storage — the desk of lori

Pen Review: OMAS Milord – The Pen Habit

Check out all of this week’s links at Fountain Pen Links. If you’re looking for information about a specific pen or ink be sure to visit Pennquod.

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