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Goulet Q&A Episode 205: Where to Start, Durable Bottles, and What Makes Nibs Good

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about Where to Start if you know nothing, Durable Bottles, and What Makes Nibs Good. This week: 7 pen myths snow! Pilot Decimo in black and navy Field Notes Coastal Conklin Red Nights Faber-Castell Looms (in broad!) Nemosine singularities in Obsidian and Rose Gold demo restocked Pineider Avatars Pens/Writing 1) laura.boggs.581- Instagram (09:55) I [...]

March 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 204: Grippy Grips, Why Waterproofness Matters, and Why Pen Turning Started Goulet

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about Grippy Grips, Why Waterproofness Matters, and Why Pen Turning Started Goulet. This week: Traveled up to see inlaws, messed around with some vlog-style shooting of my own More Write Nows, more of our team (Whitney, Eric, Rachel, and Jeremy) working on Lamy "How It's Made" style video Edison vlog vid too TWSBI Eco [...]

March 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 203: Pens for Meetings, Interesting Nibs, and Textured Paper

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about his favorite "meeting" pens, interesting nibs, and textured paper. This week: Butterfly Ball with my daughter Richmond Top Workplace! Goulet Nation plug Montegrappa Fortuna Blazer Girologio 48 and 96 pen cases Dante video Lamy vlog Lamy "How It's Made" style factory tour forthcoming Edison vlog coming TWSBI Eco-T Yellow/Green Pens/Writing 1) [...]

March 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 202: Comparing Paper, Heavy vs. Light Pens, and Goulet Meetings

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about how to compare paper, what he misses by skipping pen shows, and why meetings suck (but shouldn't). This week: Goulet Nation FB group blowing up! 2k people or so had Dante from Pineider here Duraflex Lamy Safari All Black Pelikan m600 Turquoise White Pelikan m120 Iconic Blue Pens/Writing 1) kolecoomer- Instagram (4:22) [...]

February 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 201: When You’ve Plateaued, Stub Nibs Across Brands, Brian’s Dream Interview Guest

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about Visconti QC, stub nibs, and his dream interview guest! This week: Ellie needed stitches, but she's okay! Write Now! 4 under our belt: LAMY VibrantPink and other SE's, Monteverde Regatta Sports & Pilot Enso sets, Visconti Rembrandts, and sheen vs shimmer inks More timely content there, fewer new product mentions in Q&A [...]

February 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 200: New Office Tour!

 Since the move to our new office in August 2017 , we’ve been bombarded with requests to see the space! It has taken a few months to get settled in, and we’ve had to finish up a few design elements and wanted it to look lived in, but we’re finally ready to show it off! Since Episode 100 had [...]

February 9th, 2018|30 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 199: Dismantling Pens, Chinese Cheap Pens, and Reselling Your Pens

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about dismantling your pens, if Goulet will carry more cheap Chinese pens, and where you should go to resell your pens. This week: Joseph's birthday was cool, pretty low key Company party was fantastic Finished up Lamy VibrantPink giveaway, congrats! (pens may be coming next week) We'll be doing a new joint [...]

February 2nd, 2018|40 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 198: Flex Nib Design, Demonstrators As A Fad, and Influencers Brian Follows!

In this Goulet Q&A Episode, Brian talks about flex nib design, if demonstrators are a fad, and influencers he follows! This week: Lamy VibrantPink giveaway! link to Rafflecopter in this blog post Starts 1/26 through Tues 1/30 11:59pm EST, announce winners on Jan 31 in Q&A blog post and email winners Pens not in hand yet, will be arriving soon [...]

January 26th, 2018|12 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 197: Architect Nibs, Who Inspires Brian, and Why Stationery Stores Are Dying

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about architect nibs, his inspirations, and why stationery stores are dying off. This week: Trip to Edison Laguna Beach trip Conklin All-American Old Glory Nock Brasstown Mandarin/Steel Robert Oster Morning Mist Karas Kustoms Fountain K Titanium Nibs Conklin Classic LOTS coming in the next few weeks InCoWriMo coming up in Feb, get [...]

January 19th, 2018|15 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 196: Mid-Priced Pens, Scratchy Stubs, and Picky Pen Buyers!

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about his favorite mid-priced pen, scratchy stubs, and what he thinks of picky pen buyers! This past 2 weeks: Christmas! Tons of family time Really unplugged pretty hard Team did our year-end physical inventory, nailed it! I'm shooting this one this week on Tuesday, pretty out of the loop next week's will [...]

January 5th, 2018|16 Comments