Stationery Overview: LA Paper Lover Snail Mail Kits

Stationery Overview: LA Paper Lover Snail Mail Kits

La Paper Lover is an Etsy shop that produces a line of Snail Mail Kits as well as a variety of other paper products. The Snail Mail Kits all feature foil stamping and/or screenprinting for vibrant looks.  There are  three designs available: Pansies, Air Mail and Telegram. Each style comes in a variety of color…

Ink Overview: Coloverse The Standard Model

Ink Overview: Coloverse The Standard Model

All of us at The Desk keep trying to outdo ourselves with our ink reviews. Last week, Jesi posted a full overview of all the new Colorverse Series 7 inks. This week, I’m kicking it all off with an overview of the Colorverse Standard Model ($200 for seventeen-15ml bottles). This set, based on The Standard…

Product Overview: Shibui Leather Stationery Cases

Product Overview: Shibui Leather Stationery Cases

Shibui recently contacted me about reviewing a few of their leather stationery cases. The company was started by a husband and wife team in 2017 as a result of their own enthusiasm for fountain pens and journaling. They struggled to find the perfect leather pen case — something simple yet functional that would age well…

Notebook Review: Lamy Notebook (Notizbuch) A5

Notebook Review: Lamy Notebook (Notizbuch) A5

The Lamy Notebook (Notizbuch in German) A5 (€13.97, the color I got for review does not appear to be available at present but other color options are available) is a hardcover notebook with a brushed silver cover and features a contrasting elastic closure, built-in elastic pen loop, and interior back pocket (with gusset) and two…