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Best Stamps for Sealing Wax

Best Stamps for Sealing Wax

Do you find personalizing a letter or gift interesting? Sealing wax with your own personal stamp can spark joy to both you and the recipient. It is a sure sign of distinguishment and taste. This article will focus on the best stamps for sealing wax. If you find sealing wax interesting, please see our article called Sealing Wax 101. What are sealing wax stamps? Sealing wax stamps are tools that leave an imprint. The hot wax to seals an imprint…

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Which Nib Should I Get?

Which Nib Should I Get?

To determine the best nib for you, it’s best to start by evaluating your handwriting preferences. Asking a few simple questions can help you avoid buyer’s remorse when purchasing your first one. Once you’ve determined how you will be writing with your fountain pen, you can then compare your preferences to the nib type and find one that most aligns. Do you find fountain pens interesting? Check out Fountain Pens or Fountain Pen Ink for more information! Questions to ask…

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Fountain Pen Ink

Fountain Pen Ink

When it comes to fountain pen ink there is much to consider. One choice you will have to decide is what type of ink to use. It can come both bottled and in cartridges and both have advantages and disadvantages. You also have to consider which is the best brand, and how to avoid buying the wrong type of ink that will clog your fountain pen. All of these questions will be mentioned in this article in order to ensure…

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The 6 Best Notebooks for Travel, Organization, and More!

The 6 Best Notebooks for Travel, Organization, and More!

Has your mother been nagging you about journaling again? Well, now’s the time to listen. We’ve hand-picked the best journals of 2019, and we think you’ll be impressed. Whether you’re a traveler, an avid writer, a doodler, or a student who just needs a notebook for class, we’ve got you covered! Whatever your style, you’re bound to find something you like (ha, get it?). Just take a look at our top picks for best notebooks this year. #1: Refillable Leather…

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Sealing Wax: All You Need to Know

Sealing Wax: All You Need to Know

This article reviews the history of sealing wax and all you need to know! Whether you’re just curious about sealing wax or looking to make your own, you’ve come to the right place. We’ll respond to frequently asked questions including whether or not you can use a candle in place of sealing wax. Even with email and text messaging at the forefront of communication, there are still a number of hobbyists who enjoy sending handwritten letters and adding their personal…

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Facts and History of Quill Pens

Facts and History of Quill Pens

While the first true writing instruments were made by the Sumerians in Mesopotamia almost 5,000 years ago, writing tools have evolved over time just like technology as a whole. Among the many writing tools used is the quill pen, which has lasted for centuries and is still used today by calligraphy artists and antiquity geeks. But how did this beloved pen become popular and when did it phase out? Let’s take a look at the history of quill pens and…

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