Santa’s Sleigh List – Fountain Pen Inks

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Happy holidays everyone! As we in the U.S. get ready for Thanksgiving, we are also brainstorming gift ideas for our friends and family. Well, I have you covered! For the next 5 weeks leading up to Christmas I will be sharing Santa’s Sleigh List which includes gift ideas for the planner addicts, fountain pen geeks, and techie nerds in your life. As a special bonus, I’ll also give you ideas for office grab bag gifts and unexpected guests so you don’t just impress your gift recipients, you’ll ‘slay’ them. 😉

To kick off this holiday series, I’m sharing my favorite fountain pen inks which include a shade from each color family.

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My Everyday Fountain Pens

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Like many fountain pen users, I try to find as many opportunities as possible to use these lovely writing instruments. I have a small, modest collection and having all the pens inked up at the same time just isn’t practical or advisable–the ink will dry up if not used quickly and clog up the nib/feed making it difficult to clean or, in some cases, damage the pen. To avoid this problem, many fountain pen geeks will select only a few pens from their collection for everyday use in case one runs out of ink (they’ll have another one ‘waiting in the wings’) or because they like to use more than one ink color at a time. As time goes by and their preferences change, they’ll rotate the pens in and out as needed.

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