Paw Prints — Diamine

Diamine Inks

Posted by Amanda Fleet on

I probably now have more fountain pen ink than I will ever actually manage to use in my remaining lifetime. And yet... there's always room for more, it seems.

I have a fairly wide selection of Diamine ink in my collection; probably more than any other brand. They're a great work-horse ink and they come in a range of colours at very reasonable prices. Although my (not exclusively Diamine) ink cupboard includes some real bobby-dazzler colours (like a bright pink and some sparkly versions), the ones I use for everyday writing tend to be a dark blue (like the blue-black, or the Oxford blue which is particularly nice), black, and "dried-blood red" (which is actually a lot better than it sounds!), a.k.a. oxblood to more normal people.

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