Ask The Desk: Converters for the Kaweco Student Fountain Pen

I recently received a question from reader Rippy about what size cartridge converter will fit into the Kaweco Student fountain pen. He specifically asked if the Faber-Castell or Schmidt converters will fit. As I have neither converter in-house and when I googled, there were several versions listed, I thought I would provide a visual guide…

Travel Week: Packing Tips

With just a few days left before I leave on my 3-week adventure, I needed all the packing advice I could find. So, here’s a series of links filled with packing advice: Packing light (via EF College Break) 10 tips for Traveling Well, Air Travel (via Delightfully Tacky) Taking the Problems Out of Packing (via…

The Forgetful Gentleman Correspondence Sets

Packed into a wooden cigar box, the Forgetful Gentleman Correspondence System is a set of understated, classy notecards for the dignified man. The box contains 12 letterpress cards with envelopes including birthday, thank you, congratulations, love and blank to cover a full year’s worth of sending situations. There is even a booklet included to help…

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