Category Archives: rotring

muji spiral bound note pad – great paper for a good price

Click on pics to view them in bigger size. Muji is somewhat similar to Pilot in its focus on functional quality without unnecessary bling. Their gel pens belongs to my favourites – cheap, reliable and with a clean, functional aesthetic … Continue reading

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review: iroshizuku fuyu-gaki – a winter persimmon perfect for summer

I didn’t try the legendary Iroshizuku ink until quite recently when a pen friend sent me a sample of the shin-ryoku. Since this ink is both legendary and expensive – now even more so since Pilot’s price increase – the expectations … Continue reading

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