Then it might be time to check out a Hobonichi! Hobonichi is having a sale on its planner covers and accessories. Head over here to check it out!
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Now more than ever that I realize how important pattern is in our lives. Since the global pandemic has provided us an opportunity to reexamine the priorities in our previous lives, some recognizable details that allow us to reminisce that “good ol’ days” can spark small joy. I was elated to learn that Hobonichi willContinue reading “Hobonichi 2021”
It is that time of the year again. Hobonichi is gearing up for next year’s planner line-up with preview. Stay tune on this page as one sneak peek is released day by day through the month of August. The sale will begin officially on September 1, 2, and 3 at 11 AM Japan time. EvenContinue reading “Hobonichi 2020”
Happy belated new year! I hope everyone has a peaceful beginning of 2019. As some of you may notice, pictures from most entries have disappeared from this blog. Due to Flickr’ recent change on storage policy, I have downloaded all (if not most) photos, uploaded them to another cloud-based storage, and deleted the copies onContinue reading “Housekeeping announcement”
Happy belated new year! I hope the new year has treated you well. While perusing the news, I have stumbled upon a photo essay on one of the last pencil factories in America in The New York Times Magazine. Even though pencils are not often featured on this blog, it is an indispensable and constant presence in dailyContinue reading “Friday Read”
2018 Hobonichi Pre-release Announcement
How is everyone's progress on the choice planner this year? In case you are jumping on the wagon for a Hobonichi in 2018 or just curious of which covers would be part of the line-up, check out this link (sorry for the late notice on my part!). Hobonichi will unveil one cover a day untilContinue reading “2018 Hobonichi Pre-release Announcement”
Original Sailor Jentle colors
When the original Sailor Jentle colors were discontinued several years back, I could literally hear the shattering noise of all ink lovers’ hearts. Perhaps now it is time to mend that wound. I just read an announcement from Goldspot Pens that the original Sailor ink line will return. As to whether this release is limited orContinue reading “Original Sailor Jentle colors”
Happy New Year!
Happy belated New Year and Handwriting Day! Even though this blog has been quiet, the pens in my rotation are ever increasing. Toward the end of the year, I took advantage of various promotions and purchased some fountain pen ink I have longed for. As you may have guessed, too many pens are inked! IContinue reading “Happy New Year!”
Pelikan Edelstein Ink of 2018
Perhaps some of you have heard, Pelikan is hosting a color contest for Pelikan Edelstein 2018, with lots of great opportunities to win some goodies. If it is up to you, what color would it be? For the full details, check out Edelstein Ink of the Year page. Want to mix up your own uniqueContinue reading “Pelikan Edelstein Ink of 2018”
Nomadic Easy Classification Pencil Case
Selecting a suitable pencil case is close to a shoe fitting for Cinderella for me, probably because I am such an indecisive person who has a hard time deciding what to bring. Most of the time, I only transport my selected stationery goods between home and work; thus, there is no urgent need for me toContinue reading “Nomadic Easy Classification Pencil Case”