Author: Wei

  • Monteverde Sapphire on Traveler’s Company

    Monteverde Sapphire on Traveler’s Company

    Ink Monteverde Sapphire is a vibrant blue. It shades beautifully and has a wet flow. There is the tiniest bit of sheen in the darker areas where the ink had pooled, it is not obvious unless you are looking really hard. Writing Sample This is written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Disclaimer: This ink […]

  • Ferris Wheel Press Pink Eraser on Rhodia

    Ferris Wheel Press Pink Eraser on Rhodia

    Ink Ferris Wheel Press Pink Eraser is a lovely pink colour that does resembles the colour of pink erasers. It has shading and no sheen. I don’t like the dry flow of the ink which can cause the pen to feel scratchy on certain papers. Writing Sample This is written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium […]

  • Taccia Navy Blue Jeans on Midori MD

    Taccia Navy Blue Jeans on Midori MD

    Ink In 2020, Taccia launched the Jeans collection, a range of inks inspired by the colour of jeans. This is the Navy Blue Jeans ink from the collection. The ink is a medium shade of blue with a slight teal undertone. The ink has a wet flow and I enjoy writing with it. I think […]

  • Monteverde Garnet on Traveler’s Company

    Monteverde Garnet on Traveler’s Company

    Ink Monteverde Garnet is a lovely magenta with some shading. Like the rest of the Monteverde inks I’ve written with, it flows smoothly and I didn’t experience any problems with the ink. Paper Traveler’s Company notebooks uses the same MD paper as Midori notebooks. The two notebooks perform the same when using fountain pens so […]

  • Taccia Dark Washed Jeans on Rhodia

    Taccia Dark Washed Jeans on Rhodia

    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 but no sheen on […]

  • Taccia Black Jeans on Midori MD

    Taccia Black Jeans on Midori MD

    Ink In 2020, Taccia launched the Jeans collection, a range of inks inspired by the colour of jeans. This is the Black Jeans ink from the collection. This is a black ink which shades from dark grey to black. I do like my black inks to be dark and black. I tried to see if […]

  • Van Dieman’s Apricot on Traveler’s Company

    Van Dieman’s Apricot on Traveler’s Company

    Ink Apricot is from Van Dieman’s Harvest series which celebrates the colourful produce grown in Tasmania. The ink is a pale orange that makes me think about pastoral sunsets and babies. I find this ink just about readable and obviously is more readable on white paper than cream-coloured paper. It shades well. However the high […]

  • Monteverde Sapphire on World Craft Freiheit

    Monteverde Sapphire on World Craft Freiheit

    Ink Monteverde Sapphire is a vibrant blue. It shades beautifully and has a wet flow. There is the tiniest bit of sheen in the darker areas where the ink had pooled, it is not obvious unless you are looking really hard. There is a tiny bit of feathering on this paper and a lot of […]

  • Monteverde Fireopal on Rhodia

    Monteverde Fireopal on Rhodia

    Ink Monteverde Fireopal is a fiery orange. The ink has an average flow. At first glance, it looks similar to Vinta Terracotta, but on closer inspection, there are differences in the shade and saturation. The colour makes me think of a fiery sunset. Writing Sample This is written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Disclaimer: […]

  • Taccia Navy Blue Jeans on Rhodia

    Taccia Navy Blue Jeans on Rhodia

    Ink In 2020, Taccia launched the Jeans collection, a range of inks inspired by the colour of jeans. This is the Navy Blue Jeans ink from the collection. The ink is a medium shade of blue with a slight teal undertone. The ink has a wet flow and I enjoy writing with it. On Rhodia, […]