Tips & Tricks 2017-10-11T01:51:15+00:00

Tips & Tricks

How to Write with Shimmering Inks

If you've been in the fountain pen world for awhile, chances are you've come across some of the new shimmering inks. At, we currently carry two varieties: J. Herbin 1670 Anniversary inks and the Diamine [...]

March 22nd, 2017|35 Comments

How to Create a Wax Seal

Adding a wax seal to your envelope is a great way to infuse a little flair and elegance into the act of mailing a letter. J. Herbin and Atelier Gargoyle offer a variety of wax colors, [...]

January 13th, 2017|14 Comments

How to Make an Ink Wash

Hey there, fountain pen friends! Madigan here. We've gotten a lot of questions over the last year about how to make an ink wash. It's a great way to use up the last little bit of [...]

September 27th, 2016|20 Comments

How to Turn Your Filofax into a Bullet Journal

Hey guys! Madigan, here. As a productivity junkie, I was super excited when we started carrying Filofax Organizers. Late last fall, I transitioned from a simple To-do list system, to bullet journaling in my Leuchtturm1917 Notebook. [...]

July 27th, 2016|0 Comments