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…

Eye Candy: Vanness Exclusive Franklin-Christoph Pocket 45

Eye Candy: Vanness Exclusive Franklin-Christoph Pocket 45

Vanness Pens was lucky enough to get a custom edition of the beloved Franklin-Christoph Pocket 45 ($105)  in a translucent turquoise blue and I was lucky enough to get one from the first batch. Vanness finally received their shipment on the second batch and there’s already a waiting list for a third shipment. We Franklin-Christoph…

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…