Suited and booted: Franklin-Christoph Penvelope 6

Most "fancy" pen cases are leather. I get that. Leather is durable, attractive, and has a premium reputation. But for whatever reason, some of us want an alternative: something made of non-leather material that still protects our precious pens and that looks great, too. There are plenty of fabric cases out there, but few of … Continue reading Suited and booted: Franklin-Christoph Penvelope 6

Karas Kustoms Decograph 1801: plastic fantastic

History repeating I feel like I go back a long way with Karas Kustoms. I backed their Render K machined ballpoint pen way back in 2011 (although it's long-since sold). Yet despite many hours spent configuring colour combinations, I've never actually pulled the trigger on one of their fountain pens. Partly that's because I've drifted … Continue reading Karas Kustoms Decograph 1801: plastic fantastic