TWSBI Eco ‘Swan’

A few years ago I was fortunate enough to try out a Mabie Todd Swan at a meet up in London. Since then, I own 5 Mabie Todds (incidentally all are Swans) and the idea of putting one of these wonderful nibs on a modern pen was something I always wanted to do. Enter the … Continue reading TWSBI Eco ‘Swan’

Benu Grand Sceptre IX

Benu Grand Sceptre fountain pen review

Do you want a fountain pen that glows in the dark? Of course you do. Design I absolutely adore Benu pens; they are a work of art. Benu began in 2016, hailing from Russia, and they've already burst onto the scene. Co-founders Alex Semanin and Kate Dmitrieva's core philosophy is to make writing instruments for individuals who … Continue reading Benu Grand Sceptre IX

Wingsung 699

Over the past few years I have praised the Pilot Custom 823 in its own review and in a Pilot Custom 823: Revisited second post. I eventually ended up owning three of these pens, and I was incredibly proud of the fact, but I have since reduced my collection to just one. I want to do a comparison post … Continue reading Wingsung 699