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Taccia Dark Washed Jeans on Traveler’s Company

Ink

In 2020, Taccia launched the Jeans collection, a range of inks inspired by the colour of jeans. This is the Dark Washed Jeans ink from the collection.

The ink is a dark blue / blue-black colour with shading and displays a noticeable red sheen on some papers. There is shading and a tiny bit of sheen on Leuchtturm paper, but it is difficult to see the sheen. The ink has a wet flow.

The ink takes a little more effort to clean as it leaves a bit of colour residue behind. I was not able to flush it away with water and had to use a cotton bud to gently scrub it away.

Close-up of TWSBI ECO-T body showing colour residue left behind after  cleaning
Rings of colour residue left behind in the pen body

This ink colour makes me think of a bruise. But not just an ordinary bruise, but a magnificent one ranging from deep purple to a blue so dark that it looked almost black. Because of its sheening properties, I think the ink will look good in a wet nib.

Writing Sample

This is written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib.

Writing sample of Taccia Dark Washed Jeans ink on Traveler's Company notebook
Writing sample of Taccia Dark Washed Jeans ink on Traveler's Company notebook
Writing sample of Taccia Dark Washed Jeans ink on Traveler's Company notebook
Trying to take a photo of the sheen but not very successfully
Writing sample of Taccia Dark Washed Jeans ink on Traveler's Company notebook

Disclaimer: This ink was purchased by me and all opinions/photos are my own. This post was not sponsored.

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