I have already reviewed the Retro 51 Tornado and you can read it here. Nothing has changed as to my opinion on the pen. You can read my review here. The review is almost three years old and with exception of the cosmetics, it is the same pen.
Tags: cover, Field Notes, fieldcotaes, notebook cover, nylon, richworks gear
RichWorks Gear Field Coates This has been a review that was long overdue. I enjoy using pocket-sized notebooks for my everyday note taking and for work. These notebooks are small enough to fit just about anywhere without being obtrusive and provide enough writing space until you can get your thoughts into a more permanent form.
Tags: eco, Fountain pen, ink, iroshizuku, italic, nib, pen, review, Rhodia, stub, syo ro, TWSBI
Tags: cardwallet, echosixdesigns, Leather Goods, leather wallet, review, wallet
I have done small leather projects for myself from time to time. Mostly simple things that don’t involve a lot of the more difficult leather work. Some things I have done in the past, with help from my wife are, pen cases and cell phone cases. I have done a leather notebook cover for myself that included staining the raw leather. Read the rest of this entry »
Tags: eightypages, Fountain pen, newyork, notebook, paper, review
I don’t remember exactly how I came across Eightypages.com but I think I either saw a post on Twitter or Instagram and was instantly drawn to their Kickstarter page. Shortly afterward I had a review copy in hand. EightyPages is an outfit out of New York that makes notebooks in small batches. Each edition is limited and as such are individually numbered. My review copy is 00-002. The first number is the volume and the second number is the production number. Based on that definition, I received the second notebook in their production.
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Tags: acidfree, cahier, design, green, Nadine Werner, notebook, notebook review, ondulo, paper, paperoh, sustainable
On June 7th, I published the Paper Oh Cahier review. Thanks again to Paper Oh for providing this example of the Ondulo in A5. I must say, since this is basically the same notebook, all of my comments in that review apply to the A5 with 2 exceptions. Check it out here: http://wp.me/p3lmE4-bU0bS Read the rest of this entry »