Informative Category

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Paper Diaries vs Digital Planners and Online Calendars

Paper Diaries vs Digital Planners and Online Calendars

10th November 2017

For years people have had to plan their time and keep some form of a diary and now there are more “planning” tools than ever. Initially starting as a plain paper book, the diary later evolved into a chronological dated book dedicated to each year. Now, with the rise... read more

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What-is-the-write-size

What is the write size?

3rd November 2017

by Guest Writer Penn’orth. Pretty much everyone receives mailings, most of which end in the recycle bin (destined to add to carbon emissions and waste resources the junk mail I receive is shredded and get tossed into our compost bin in our garden Every so often, there is something... read more

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Informative


How to clean a fountain pen

How to clean a Fountain Pen

3rd November 2017

Over time, dust, and other particles of dried ink can build up in the nib and feed. This can have a significant impact on how the pen preforms. You will find that the ink doesn’t flow as smoothly. This automatically makes you press harder on the surface you are... read more

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Fountain Pens, Informative


blot on history

A Blot on History – The Evolution of Ink

1st November 2017

Ink is employed in a myriad of differing and diverse situations, yet it has a singular task – that of conveying information from entity to another without the need for either to meet. Ink has to have a wide range of attributes, modified to suit the circumstances, but for... read more

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Solved! Who invented the fountain pen?

Solved! Who invented the fountain pen?

1st November 2017

Poking around on the internet recently, searching for some information about an obscure pen, I was not surprised to read some questionable statements, but was surprised at how many there were! I don’t confess to being the all-seeing oracle when it comes to fountain pens, but I have got... read more

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Informative


The Pen is Mightier Than the Tech

The Pen is Mightier Than the Tech by Penn’orth

1st November 2017

by Guest Writer Penn’orth Now that the idiocy of Christmas (well, maybe the ‘hype’ part of it) is consigned to be an unpleasant memory, I can make a stab at having a go at this modern innovation known, for whatever reason, as a blog. It struggles into life as... read more

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Informative


Benefits of Colouring

Benefits of Colouring

1st November 2017

Benefits of colouring There are many different reasons as to why colouring books have become so popular with adults. There are both mental and physical benefits. For example, colouring simulates brain areas related to motor skills, senses and creativity allowing the centre of your brain to relax. This is... read more

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Fun Facts, Informative


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