Paw Prints — Blackwing Review


Posted by Amanda Fleet on

You may have seen in my last post, that I'm confined to largely writing left-handed, in pencil at the moment (when I'm not typing on my trusty laptop) as my arthritis has flared up. Hence the arrival of some new pencils to play with has been most timely.

This week, I'm looking at the Nero's Notes Musgrave pencil, and the Blackwing 64.

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All white?

Posted by Stuart Lennon on

I’ve been going through a white period. My desk is white, in fact most of the office furniture is white. This year, I’ve been taking notes (with white implements) in a large white notebook and a medium-sized notebook. Madness.I’m smitten with Blackwing. I’m an avid user of graphite and fountain pens, and so actively seek paper that works well with both. Enter the Blackwing Slate (the medium-sized one.) 8.25 by 5 inches. “The Blackwing Slate's cover is made from a smooth, matte pearl coloured polymer designed to take daily wear and tear without sacrifice of form or function. In keeping...

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