Sunday, December 9, 2018

Sunday Reads: December 9. 2018

Sunday Reads


Stuff I Looked At Elsewhere & Read

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Pen Gallery Diamine Jalur Gemilang Ink Review

Thank you to Pen Gallery for sending me a bottle of their exclusive Diamine ink for a review!
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ABOUT
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Color: Blue
Bottle: 80 ml
Price: ~ $13.00 USD (price may vary with exchange)
Where to buy: Pen Gallery
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PROS
  • Affordable, especially for 80 ml of ink.
  • Beautiful shading.
  • Beautiful, rich, vibrant, saturated color.
  • Fun red sheen!
  • Special name.
  • Simple, low-waste packaging.
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CONS
  • Exclusive to Pen Gallery so you'll have to pay a bit more for shipping than you may be used to!
  • It is so heavy on the sheen that it dries almost instantly on the mouth of the bottle, making it difficult to seal properly, leading to leaks.
  • It's difficult to clean, especially if it dries out at all.
  • Super saturated - I would not recommend putting this in a vintage pen, piston-fillers unless you can take them apart, etc. 
OVERALL

This is an interesting one. Yes, it is another blue ink, I actually really like saturated blue inks and it is wicked on the saturation and sheen. If you're looking for an intense, vibrant, fun ink, this is the ink for you. It comes with the work of cleaning and trying not to make a mess with it because it's tough to clean.



I received this item free of charge for the purposes of this review. I was not compensated monetarily for my review. Everything you've read here is my own opinion.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Unboxing Pen Gallery Diamine Jalur Jemilang Ink

Pen Gallery has a store-exclusive ink: Diamine Jalur Gemilang! It's a very saturated blue ink with a red sheen. Grab a bottle from Pen Gallery and enjoy the unboxing!
Thank you to Pen Gallery for sending this ink for a review. This is not a paid post.

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