Primark is the UK retailer best known for its highly affordable clothing range; but it also has highly affordable and ever-changing range of Harry Potter merchandise that encompasses clothing, bags, seasonal gifts, stationery and the list goes on and on. Continue reading “Harry Potter Writing Set”
What surprized me last year was a pen, the Platinum Carbon Desk Pen, and a year on from that and it’s time to write about what surprized me in 2019 and once again it was a pen, the Helix Oxford fountain pen. Continue reading “Surprize Of The Year 2019”
For Ink Of The Month in January ’20 I decided to try out an ink I have heard a lot about, Monteverde Horizon Blue. This ink has been around for a while now and has quite a following, and I thought it about time that I dipped my toe in the ink and see what this blue is all about. Continue reading “Ink Of The Month – January ’20 – Monteverde Horizon Blue Ink”
It’s fair to say that I’ve no idea what notebook, if any, was carried by Bertie Wooster but when I picked this up it occurred to me that this was just the type of notebook Bertie would have in his pocket and Jeeves would have had to confiscate to keep Bertie out of trouble with the courts, his friends or worst of all his formidable aunt Agatha.
Continue reading “Bertie Wooster’s Notebook aka A Gentleman’s Notes By Sloane Stationery”
Welcome to Ink Of The Month for December ’19
Lamy is one of those brands that I have very mixed feelings about; on the one hand I admire the build quality and reliability of their pens but on the other hand I really don’t like the triangular section on the Safari/Al Star range, in my opinion it is long overdue for a design overhaul. Continue reading “Ink Of The Month – December ’19 – Lamy Crystal Ink Azurite”
I don’t often write ink reviews outside of ‘Ink Of The Month’ but every so often an ink comes along that deserves its own review and Tanzanite Sky is just such an ink. Continue reading “Tanzanite Sky By Ferris Wheel Press”
Welcome to Part 3.
Originally, I set out to test five different planners:
- • Traveller Style Planner
- • Trigg Life Mapper
- • Brownie Techou Planner
- • Hobonichi Techo
- • Harry Potter Weekly Planner
Welcome to Ink Of The Month for November ’19.
This month I had a plan, but thanks to Nick Stewart it changed when I read his excellent review of Diamine’s Bloody Brexit ink, a wonderful blue/red sheening ink that Nick got some exceptional results from. Continue reading “Ink Of The Month – November ’19 – Diamine Bloody Brexit”