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Pilot Vanishing Point - Product Review

Posted by Smruti Pens on 26th May 2023

Pilot Vanishing Point - Product Review

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a pen review, but I'm very excited today to review the popular Pilot Vanishing Point fountain pen. Pilot first came out with a retractable fountain pen called the Pilot Capless in the 1960s, and has been refining a … read more
BENU Euphoria - Product Review

Posted by Smruti Pens on 21st Feb 2023

BENU Euphoria - Product Review

Benu is a fountain pen brand that produces eye-catching and unique writing instruments. The company was founded in 2016 and has quickly gained a following for its innovative designs. Benu pens are known for their unusual shapes, bold colors, and intr … read more
Opus 88 Fantasia - Product Review

Posted by Smruti Pens on 26th Jan 2023

Opus 88 Fantasia - Product Review

The Fantasia is a popular fountain pen made by the Taiwanese pen manufacturer Opus 88. The pocket sized pen is stylish and well-crafted. The Fantasia has a distinctive barrel design, which features a translucent resin body allowing the user to see th … read more
Fountain Pen Care

Posted by Smruti Pens on 5th Dec 2022

Fountain Pen Care

Unlike use-and-throw pens, one of the great benefits of using fountain pens is that they can last you for a very long time, often decades. In fact, I still have and use the same fountain pen from my high school days. Below I will cover all you need t … read more
Introduction to Fountain Pen Nibs

Posted by Smruti Pens on 27th Nov 2022

Introduction to Fountain Pen Nibs

In this post, we want to cover the basics of fountain pen nib to enable you to find the perfect nib for your writing needs. If you haven’t guessed it already, the nib of the fountain pen is the thin metal part of the pen that touches the paper and ca … read more
Platinum 3776 Century Gold Trim Fountain Pen - Product Review

Posted by Smruti Pens on 20th Nov 2022

Platinum 3776 Century Gold Trim Fountain Pen - Product Review

Today I will review the classic Platinum 3776 Century fountain pen in Gold Trim. The Japanese pen maker Platinum is known for quality, and has been making pens since 1919. Platinum released this pen to commemorate its approaching 100 year anniversary … read more