This week’s favorite fountain pen and ink combination was my Franklin-Christoph Model 20 in Tiger Red acrylic with Noodler’s King Philip Requiem. I just love the color of both the pen and the ink. It’s a standout among the pens I have inked, which is why I wrote it dry this week.
Some links of interest…
How to use a planner: a guide for new users – Quo Vadis Blog // It’s planner season. Some good ideas in this article if you’re considering a paper planner.
Field Trip: Post Humus Winkel Amsterdam – Gourmet Pens // Looks like a cool shop.
Review: Sailor Pro Gear Imperial Black – Alt.Haven // This reminds me, I have to ink mine up.
Why Does All This Matter: A manifesto of sorts. – The Well-Appointed Desk // A manifesto I can get behind.
Clairefontaine Pocket Notebook Review – The Pen Haul // I didn’t realize Clairefontaine paper was available in a pocket notebook. If I didn’t already have a box full of pocket notebooks I’d be trying these out.
Sailor Pro Gear Piccadilly Nights Fountain Pen Review – Hey there! SBREBrown // Video review
First Look: The Gist By Tactile Turn — The Pen Addict // Not based on long term usage (for good reason), but a good overview of a hot Kickstarter fountain pen.
FOUNTAIN PEN REVIEW: Jinhao 159 – Pentulant // A nice inexpensive fountain pen
Pelikan M205 Amethyst — Informal Scribble
TWSBI ECO FOUNTAIN PEN REVIEW – The Pencilcase Blog
10 months in with the Hobonichi Techo – final thoughts – The Finer Point // I used a Techno last year, although it went unused for s stretch in June and July. I keep changing how use it, yet I bought another for 2016.
Namiki Custom Impressions Fountain Pen Review – THE UNROYAL WARRANT // Beautiful pens
Visconti Rembrandt – Calligraphy Nut