Ink & Fountain Pen Review:  Lamy AL-Star Vibrant Pink

Ink & Fountain Pen Review: Lamy AL-Star Vibrant Pink

Every year, one of the most anticipated releases is the Lamy AL-Star and Safari fountain pens and accompanying limited edition inks. It is an absolute frenzy, especially since over the last few years, there has been more interest in both the pens and the inks than there has been available supply. So, when information was…

Kickstarter: Wancher True Urushi Fountain Pen in Red

Kickstarter: Wancher True Urushi Fountain Pen in Red

Wancher from Japan has just launched their Kickstarter for the True Urushi line of fountain pens. Its one of the pens in their full Kickstarter that includes an ebonite “Dream Pen” (Super Early Bird is $175/Early Bird is $185)  and a maki-e pen as well. The True Urushi (Super Early Bird pricing starts at $350/Early…

Fountain Pen Review: Pelikan M605 Transparent White EF “The Ghost”

Fountain Pen Review: Pelikan M605 Transparent White EF “The Ghost”

Ever since I started buying fountain pens, I’ve wanted a Pelikan. I initially thought I wanted an M200 series. I liked the simplicity and classic looks but didn’t know when I began collecting what the difference was between the various lines of Pelikan. Over time, I learned that as the numbers got bigger (for the…