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Lennon Tool Bar Egret Paper

I was curious when Lennon Tool Bar launched their Egret paper last year and bought a pack to try. The papers are 65gsm, plain white in colour and available in A4 or A5 sizes. At first the Egret paper is only available in a pack of loose papers but now you can also get the […]


Second Year Anniversary

I started this blog about a month after I started using fountain pens. So I decided to combine both anniversaries into one post. Blog statistics I wrote a total of 220 posts and tried out 66 inks since I started the blog in 2020. Last year, I tried posting on a regular schedule and wrote […]

Kokuyo Pilot Sara Sara Tsuru Tsuru Zara Zara


Months ago, I came across a display of KOKUYO’s new PERPANEP line of notebooks at Tokyu Hands. “PERPANEP” is an anagram of “pen paper”. Clever perhaps, but I do wish they could have chosen an easier name to remember. I first heard about the notebooks on The Stationery Cafe podcast but I didn’t expect them […]


Ink List

Birmingham Pen Company Birmingham Pen Company is a small family-run business that makes fountain pens and inks. They are based in Pennsylvania, USA. Color Traveler Color Traveler is a brand of Tayama Bungu, which has been in the stationery business in Hiroshima, Japan for over 115 years. Cult Pens Cult Pens is a stationery retailer […]