My Inky Pen Adventure

Robert Oster Torquay Review

Robert Oster is known for his beautiful colors, especially wonderful blues!  I've had Torquay on the backburner for a while due to enjoying many of the other blues, but I'm glad that I got to this one.  For this review... Continue Reading →


Style Dee Kitashinchi Beniyo Review

Packages from Japan always welcome!  Most recently I received some lovely stationery and two new Sailor inks ^_^ I wonder sometimes if I will ever get to reviewing them all, but #goals right!  This time the inks are StyleDEE, I... Continue Reading →

GW Pens Gem Pen “Rose Quartz” Review

Pens and inks are my passion, but I am totally of the opinion that gems are also a girl's best friend ^_^.  So when John Greco of GW Pens asked me to testdrive his new Gem Pen, available now on Kickstarter,... Continue Reading →

Akashi Twilight Blue Review

Time to play with ink has finally found me, and it was glorious!  I ordered 5 inks from Akashi in Japan.  They came mostly in the old style Sailor bottles, but one did come in the newer style that I'm... Continue Reading →

Sailor Epinard Review and Giveaway!

As you may have heard, Sailor re-released six inks that were previously discontinued.  Of course I had to get my hands on some of them!  All of them... Above is a photo of the haul!  Includes a couple of extras... Continue Reading →

Hippo Noto “the final COUNTdown” Giveaway results!

This has been such a fun giveaway!  Here are all the hippos that were entered as 10x bonus entries!  Every one is a beauty ^_^ I am so touched by the amazing amount of support for this project, and the... Continue Reading →

Hippo Noto “the final COUNTdown” Giveaway!

As we celebrate the amazing success and tremendous spirit of the Hippo Noto Kickstarter campaign, we are also in the midst of doing a final count of all orders.  This means that for each Hippo Noto ordered we are marking... Continue Reading →

Montblanc UNICEF Blue Review

Montblanc inks hold a special place in my heart, as it was the first FP ink I ever purchased, so of course I was thrilled to hear that they had a new blue coming.  I have a few of their... Continue Reading →

Bungubox Imperial Purple Review

I have no idea what took me so long to try Bungubox Imperial Purple.  Its been available since I started trying Bungubox inks, and I've tried a lot of colors I like a lot less than purple without giving this... Continue Reading →

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