Winners of the J. Herbin Scented Inks giveaway!

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Congratulations to Devvy and Ning for winning the J. Herbin Scented Inks! The winning entries are both from leaving a comment on my blog post. You will both get one set of the inks each. Time to send out some perfumed letters or cards for Christmas! All you need to do is to: 1) Comment on this blog post to acknowledge winning 2) Reply to my email so that I can have your mailing address to mail the inks to…

SFPL Pen Meet, Dec 2014

SFPL stands for the “Singapore Fountain Pen Lovers”, and we are really a bunch of fun and cool fountain pen enthusiasts indeed! If you had been following my Twitter account, you may have noticed that I posted a tweet about the pen meet that was going to happen on 7 December 2014. Well, the meet turned out awesome, and we had so many more people than expected! Here are some photos for your viewing pleasure: When we had to confirm…

Sunday Inkings #11

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FP Geeks are talking about new Noodler’s Neponset pens in acrylics (not to mention the flexible music nibs). Sounds exciting! They are also talking about the new bulletproof ink from Noodler’s, the Revolution Blue. A blog that I have newly discovered lately, The Unroyal Warrant, has reviewed the Pilot Super Ultra 500 fountain pen. Fellow Singaporean bloggers: Alt Haven showed us a couple of inks, the De Atramentis Apple Blossom and the Iroshizuku Tsutsuji. Inky Passion talked about his selected top 4 beginners’…

Ohto Poche Arabesque fountain pen review

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About a month ago I was browsing pens from Straits Pen when Sunny (owner) decided to let me choose an Ohto pen that he would sponsor me to play with and review on my blog. Ohto has never been a brand that I usually take note of, and although I already had an Ohto Rook which a friend had given to me before, I have never gotten down to reviewing it. Well, it’s good that Sunny pointed this pen out to me,…

Pre-Christmas review: J. Herbin Scented Ink

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I have been trying to find a way to do ink reviews for this blog but have never gotten down to doing any — so when I was sponsored this J. Herbin Scented Ink set from Fook Hing Trading Co., I knew I had to design a nice ink review! J. Herbin is a French brand specializing in calligraphy supplies, and I guess it is safe to say that it is one of the more popular European ink brands for fountain…