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Pelikan M101N Tortoise Fountain Pen Review

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Pelikan Souverän M101N Tortoisehell Red Fountain Pen For the collectors amongst us, Pelikan began issuing the Special Edition M101N series as a throw-back to a line that was originally introduced in 1937. Now in its third Special Edition iteration, the Pelikan Souverän M101N Tortoisehell Red is the latest version to come out of Germany. These Special Edition pens pay homage to the lines and shape of the original piece while utilizing the best in modern technology and materials. The body itself is made of cellulose acetate and has a somewhat striated design with differing shades of brown inlaid on an...

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The Faber-Castell Loom Review

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I was looking for a nice writing fountain pen for under $50 and I found it. The Faber-Castell Loom pen is perfect. It comes in a variety of colors, including metallic. I picked the newest color - Purple, though the Lime was good looking too. The box surprised me for an inexpensive pen. Most of the time the boxes are throw away, but this one is a keeper, due to the heavy construction and clean styling of it.The pen wrote the first time out of the box with no issues. The Extra Fine nib is very smooth and doesn't skip...

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Visconti Rembrandt Review

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Visconti Rembrandt Fountain Pen The Visconti Rembrandt has become a staple of the Italian pen maker’s line. It is priced well, attractive and handles beautifully. The body and cap are constructed of a variegated resin, which gives it a look reminiscent of chiaroscuro (hence the Rembrandt moniker). This pattern of light and dark varies between each pen, meaning that any single piece will differ from the rest with its own unique look. Visconti has taken a different approach to the Rembrandt line by utilizing a magnet inside of the cap to keep a secure hold onto the body of the...

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Lamy Logo

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A Review of the Lamy Logo By Wesley James Young I know, you know, everybody knows; when you place the words cheap and reliable in a statement about fountain pens, Lamy is bound to make itself known. Countless backpacks and satchels have a Safari or an Al-Star tucked away somewhere waiting to leave their mark. But some are not pleased by the bulk or the pedantic shape of that triangular grip section. If you count yourself among that lot, you may wish to consider the Lamy Logo pens! Appearance & Design The Lamy Logo is available in two finishes; a...

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MONTBLANC STARWALKER

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Starwalker, he's a friend of mineYou've seen him looking fineHe's a straight talker na!It's an extraordinary Writer, it's a Starwalker!Few borrowed lines from Buffy Sainte-Marie’s song Starwalker can give you the best possible introduction for Mont Blanc Starwalker Series of fine writing instruments. The acrylic dome on the top houses the floating emblem of Montblanc and that very unique feature graces Mont blanc Starwalker with the most spectacular, coolest and original look in the history of pen designing. What a concept!For the past century, Montblanc pens has been synonymous to the plush writing culture and has effortlessly maintained their time-honored...

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