Tag fountainpen

Lamy Links and Others

The first fountain pen I bought that I really liked was a Lamy Safari, so I have a bit of a soft spot for them.  I have a couple of Safaris, a Vista, an AL-star, an Accent (well, that one’s…

Display Cabinet

Once I started to build up a bit of a collection of fountain pens, I started to want a way of displaying them. A nice old wooden CD rack made a good display stand for ink bottles, and Sam's mum…

Flock and Bad Pen Mojo

Flock I've started trying out Flock again, since it reached version 1.0 recently, and first impressions are pretty good. If this post looks strange, impressions may be starting to dip - I'm attempting to post this using Flock. It seems…

Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen Review

The Lamy 2000 - a plastic fountain pen introduced in 1966, but still going strong today. Not many pens have been around so long, so what makes the 2000 so special?

Lamy Safari Review

Update: Removed the mention of the PigPog shop. We gave up, and put the stuff on eBay instead. The Lamy Safari is a fairly cheap fountain pen - perhaps the cheapest you can get that's actually good. (Click any pictures…