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Retro 51 Tornado Betsy with George

Retro 51 Tornado Betsy and Some Refill Options

The Retro 51 Tornado is just an all round great pen that has a ton of available colors, themes, and styles that it is available in.  With my personal penchant for all things retro flag related, the new Metalsmith Betsy version of the Tornado (via Jetpens.com) was a must have.  There was a nice post regarding the of Retro 51 series over at Clickypost.com that you should check out too.   Although the Retro 51 Tornado Betsy for this review was received free of charge via our friends at JetPens, … [Continue reading...]

Retro 51 Tornado Vintage Metalsmith Roller Ball Pen Betsy

Happy Veterans Day

  I got this pen as part of my most recent JetPens order and didn’t expect it to show up so quickly so I figured it was a sign that I should share it today on Veteran’s Day.  I’m pretty much a sucker with anything that has the vintage flag look to it so this […]

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Hello Kitty Moleskine Limited Edition

We always like to keep up on the new limited edition and licensed Moleskine journals as they come out because they are usually well done with some of the most iconic characters in popular media.  Just recently Moleskine announced their newest series, which as you can already see is the Hello Kitty series.  Sometimes I think […]

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EcoQua by Fabriano Spines

EcoQua Pocket Notebooks by Fabriano

I don’t remember exactly how I stumbled over these EcoQua Pocket Notebooks by Fabriano on Amazon, but it was completely random and I was not actively looking for any new notebooks at the time.  Something about the bright colored covers and the “Made in Italy” designation caught my eye though and I ended up with […]

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Pentel Graphgear 1000 Body

Pentel Graphgear 1000 Mechanical Pencil

The Pentel Graphgear 1000 (via Amazon) is a pretty popular mechanical pencil thats definitely got that engineering or drafting look and feel to it, rather than looking like it was designed for every day writing.  Don’t take that the wrong way though because you can definitely use this mechanical pencil for any of those purposes.

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