Super Smooth Ballpoint Pen the Pentel Vicuna

Pentel Vicuna Super Smooth Ballpoint Grip

The Pentel Vicuna (via JetPens) is a relatively new ballpoint pen from Pentel that is another entry in the "super smooth ballpoint" category.  It is available in black, red, and blue inks, with about 8 different body colors to select from including black, blue, red, green, pink, sky blue, and purple...but don't confuse those body colors for ink colors because the only ink colors available are the black, blue, and red that I mentioned before. … [Read more...]

Pentel EnerGel Euro Needle-Point Gel Ink Pen

Pentel EnerGel Euro Needle Point Tips

After being impressed with my previous Pentel EnerGel pens, I was happy to see these new Pentel EnerGel Euro Needle Points on JetPens.  I will be reviewing the 1mm, .5mm, and .35mm versions in blue, although there is a .7mm available but its hard to review a pen that you have lost so you wont see that one here. … [Read more...]

Pentel Hi-Polymer Ain Colored Pencil Leads

Pentel Hi Polymer Red Pencil Leads

Sometimes the search for cool office supplies leads me down a disappointing path, and unfortunately when it came to trying to find some nice red pencil leads for a mechanical pencil, things just didn't work out as I had hoped.  These Pentel Ain Hi Polymer color pencil leads were purchased from JetPens for about $3.00, so luckily this disappointment didn't result in much of a hit on my wallet. … [Read more...]

Pentel Energel Multi Function Pen .5mm

Pentel Energel Multi Function Pen .5mm

I am usually on the fence when it comes to multi-pens, so when my friends at StationeryArt offered to send me over a Pentel Energel Multi Function Pen to try out, I figured it would be a good opportunity to give another one a shot.  It also helped to know that this pen uses the Pentel Energel ink, which I have used before and really enjoyed. … [Read more...]

Pentel Flexfit II 1.0mm Ballpoint Pen Review

Pentel Flexfit II Ballpoint

The friendly folks over at were kind enough to send over this Pentel Flexfit II Ballpoint pen in blue to review.  The Pentel Flexfit is unique because of the custom 11 position adjustable grip, and the sturdy clip that also acts as a way to retract the tip of the pen.  Some of the pictures in this review require a close up look, so be sure to click on the photos to see the unique details of the pen. … [Read more...]

Pentel Slicci .25 Gel Ink Pen Review

The long skinny stems and bright colorful tops of the Pentel Sliccis remind me of a bouquet of flowers.

The fine folks over at Pentel of America asked me if I would want to review some of the .25mm Slicci gel ink pens, and since I'd never turn down the opportunity to try out some new office supplies, here they are.  Before I continue though, what is the correct plural form of Slicci?  Is Sliccis correct, or is it just Slicci?  Anyone? … [Read more...]

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