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Conklin Duragraph Nights
Let's turn the lights down, take a few drinks (of ink), order up some tapas, and check out the Conklin Duragraph Nights collection. The "Nights" collection utilizes marbled acrylic for the barrel, matched with a black section, bottom finial, and resin cap. The black and marbled acrylic look is borrowed from the Dolcevita pen model by the now-defunct Delta Pen Company.
How Black is the Lamy Safari "All Black?"
Few new pen releases command the attention of the entire world community of writers, pen enthusiasts, and collectors. The yearly Lamy Safari special edition release is one of those events that quickly becomes the hot topic of online forums, pen meetups, and social media. Just how different is this 2018 edition versus the everyday Charcoal (Umbra), Shiny Black, and other Safari designs? We explore this in our comprehensive video & write-up.
Now you see it, now you don't
The Pilot Vanishing Point (capless) is the world's foremost model of retractable fountain pen. How does it work? What makes this design the best and most desirable by writers and collectors? We make all the details appear in our comprehensive post.