Paw Prints — Darkstar Collection

Best pens for Moleskine?

Posted by Amanda Fleet on

Over the last few years, Moleskines have been getting a rough press over the quality of their paper. I've not been a huge lover, to be honest, but then, I'm also one of the few in the world who wouldn't use Field Notes because of the paper quality. So, how bad are Moleskine (and Field Notes) with different pens? And if you're not a fountain pen user, do you even care that the paper doesn't cope with a Conklin Durograph laying down a lake of ink with every stroke? (No, probably not!) Okay, well here are the specs on some Moleskines....

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Getting to Know...Craig Janik

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Craig is the Star in ‘DarkStar Collection’. We were selling Craig’s first notebook editions back in late 2016, as PocketNotebooks, and have continued ever since. We asked Craig our usual questions…Why did you start designing notebooks?  I hated that I could only write on one side of the page due to paper quality and bleed through – that was the first thing I went after, paper quality.What’s behind your design?I’m unfussy. I like the design to be stripped down. Minimalist, but instantly recognisable as DarkStar Collection.Who are your notebooks for?Anyone who wants a high quality notebook, at a fair price....

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