Black or Blue Ink Pen?

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Pen ink comes in many different colors, but for the most part, people most often find themselves choosing between blue and black. Between a black or blue ink pen, which one is better? Which one should you use more often? Does it even matter? In most cases, the usage of blue or black ink comes … Read more

What are the Best Pens for Lefties?

best pens for lefties

If you’re left-handed, you already know the frustration of ink smudging as you write across the page. Pens with fast-drying ink are ideal for left-handed writers, as the ink dries quickly and doesn’t smear – and, perhaps just as important, doesn’t stain the side of your hand after writing.  So what are the best pens … Read more

Best Stamps for Sealing Wax

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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 … Read more

Which Fountain Pen 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 … Read more

All About 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 … Read 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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Facts and History of Quill Pens

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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. … Read more