A Few Shop Updates

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As I mentioned in my last post, I haven’t had much time to do anything with the site. I also didn’t have much time to work on paper sample packs. I’m happy to say that all sample packs are now back in stock! Check out the shop if you’d like to pick one up. One change that’s been made to …

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Happy Fountain Pen Day!

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Happy Fountain Pen Day, Everyone! It has been absolutely ages since I last posted anything, but I have most definitely been using my fountain pens on a daily basis. So why have I been MIA? The main reason is that I have been swamped with work. If you don’t already know, I’m a wedding photographer and these past few months …

Fountain Pens From My Collection: Lamy AL-Star

John Bosley Fountain Pen Reviews 23 Comments

Lamy pens, specifically the Safari and AL-Star, tend to get mixed reviews from people. It’s not because of the pens themselves and how they write, but because of the pen design and the uniquely-shaped grip. Before I owned one, I was squarely in the “don’t like them” camp, but then I received one as a gift and quickly realized what …

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Lemome Notebook Review

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Last year my brother gave me a Lemome notebook as a gift. I had never heard of the brand before and, from what I can tell, it is only sold on Amazon. Of course, with any notebook that I’ve never tried before, I was curious as to how it would perform with fountain pens. The paper is surprisingly thick, but …

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Pebble Stationery Co Antartica Notebook

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Last year I had the opportunity to review the Pebble Stationery Co Sakura Sumiko notebook. This year I was contacted again to see if I had an interest in reviewing their newest limited-edition notebook, The Antartica. While I don’t use pocket-sized notebooks as often as larger notebooks, this one was too pretty to pass up, so let’s take a closer …