Author: Wei

  • Private Reserve Copper Burst on Midori MD

    Private Reserve Copper Burst on Midori MD

    Ink Private Reserve Copper Burst is a burnt orange colour with an average flow. I find this ink easy to clean out of the pen. On Midori MD paper, Writing Sample This was written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Below are a couple of photos of how it looks when it was written on […]

  • Cult Pens Louise on Muji Planting Tree

    Cult Pens Louise on Muji Planting Tree

    Ink Lousie is a dark yellow ink from the Deep Dark Inks series exclusive to Cult Pens. In smaller 30ml and 12ml bottles, it is called Little Lou. Louise is one of the three inks launched in May 2021 that were named after Cult Pens’ three longest-serving staff. You can read more about Louise (the […]

  • Private Reserve Plum on Muji Planting Tree

    Private Reserve Plum on Muji Planting Tree

    Ink Private Reserve Plum is a bright magenta colour with a wet flow. On Midori MD paper, Writing Sample This was written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Below are a couple of photos of how it looks when it was written on both sides of the paper. Disclaimer: This ink was purchased by me […]

  • Private Reserve Black Magic Blue on Midori MD

    Private Reserve Black Magic Blue on Midori MD

    Ink Private Reserve Black Magic Blue is a dark violet with a wet flow. I’m not sure why it has a blue in its name when it looks more purple than blue. I know many of Private Reserve ink names are inspired by Fender electric guitar colours so I thought this might be a guitar […]

  • Tono & Lims Cream Soda on Muji Planting Tree

    Tono & Lims Cream Soda on Muji Planting Tree

    Ink Cream Soda is a light spring green with a dry flow. It is a cheery colour. I find the ink is too light for comfortable reading, especially in dim light. On Muji paper, Writing Sample This was written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Disclaimer: This ink was purchased by me and all opinions/photos […]

  • TWSBI Midnight Blue on Clairefontaine Triomphe

    TWSBI Midnight Blue on Clairefontaine Triomphe

    Ink The ink is a dark blue with an undertone of purple. It has a very wet flow. My medium nib writes like a broad so I will probably restrict this ink to finer nibs. On Clairefontaine paper, Writing Sample This was written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Below are a couple of photos […]

  • Private Reserve Daphne Blue on Midori MD

    Private Reserve Daphne Blue on Midori MD

    Ink Private Reserve Daphne Blue is a bright turquoise blue with a wet flow. On Midori MD paper, Writing Sample This was written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Below are a couple of photos of how it looks when it was written on both sides of the paper. Disclaimer: This ink was purchased by […]

  • Kakimori #04 Karari on Muji Planting Tree

    Kakimori #04 Karari on Muji Planting Tree

    Ink For Karari, Kakimori describes it as: Fresh like an endlessly clear sky. Karari describes a bright, cloudless day. With this blue in hand, a break in the clouds is never far away. Kakimori website Karari is a sound effect with several meanings. It can be used to depict open, clear or unobstructed. It is […]

  • Dominant Industry Periwinkle Blue on Maruman Mnemosyne

    Dominant Industry Periwinkle Blue on Maruman Mnemosyne

    Ink Periwinkle Blue is an unsaturated blue-purple colour with a dry flow. I find the writing quite readable even in dim light. I enjoy the colour but not the dry flow. On Maruman Mnemosyne paper, Writing Sample This was written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Below are a couple of photos of how it […]

  • Diamine Violet on Midori MD

    Diamine Violet on Midori MD

    Ink The ink is a medium purple with an average flow. I experienced quite a bit of nib creep with this ink, and it even splattered onto the inside of the cap. This ink also stained the pen barrel but the staining can be removed using pen flush. On Midori MD paper, Writing Sample This […]