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In Art, Calligraphy, Planner & BuJo on
January 27, 2018

Why You Should Use a Fountain Pen

Why Should I Use a Fountain Pen - karlamaye.com

“Why would I use a fountain pen in 2018?” You might bite at me.

Yeah, I totally get you. There are a lot of disposable and refillable pens available in the market that you can purchase. Why would there be any reason to go out my way to buy a fountain pen? Why would I need to use one like an old person!?

I thought the same before I purchased my first fountain pen. It’s exponentially more expensive than the normal pen I use, and it’s so intimidating! I thought it was hard to use, and I thought I wasn’t worthy. In my mind, I had always thought of historical people changing the course of history by writing down genius ideas and practically saving human kind. What would I write?! My bloody grocery list? Using a fountain pen? Read more

In Art, Calligraphy, Lifestyle, Millennial, Planner & BuJo on
November 28, 2017

Zebra Mildliner Sets + Leuchtturm1917 Swatch

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Stationery is life. Capitalized and italicized.

I’ve always known I was a stationery junkie ever since grade school. I can still remember in 1st grade when I got in trouble for selling papers I had designed and decorated in class for 1 peso a piece. Apparently, it was illegal!!! My classmates loved them, I had handfuls of customers on a daily basis. Read more

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In Art, Calligraphy, Planner & BuJo on
November 18, 2017

Apica Premium CD A5 Graph Notebook Review + Pen Test & December Preview!

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Hey guys!

I had a lot of people ask me about the notebook I use as my bullet journal, and I remember mentioning what it is a couple of times in my previous blog posts. I swear by to this notebook and this by far is the best notebook or journal that I have ever purchased. (I have ordered the Leuchtturm 1917 notebooks on Amazon though, and I look forward to making a comparison blog post!) Read more

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