Tag Archives: Writing Instrument

This Pencil Is So Dope That You Don’t Need To Write To Want To Own One

In this digital age, I find myself less dependent on traditional writing instrument. TBH, I can’t even locate a notebook in my productivity stash. Nearly everything has gone digital for me. However, if this digital revolution, which has been going on for years now, has not catch on with you, then it is safe to assume that you are also one who appreciate a good crafted mechanical pencil. If so, you may want to check out the Minimal Mechanical Pencil 2.0 by Modern Fuel Design. Continue reading This Pencil Is So Dope That You Don’t Need To Write To Want To Own One

DUO – A Minimal And Yet Sophisticated Ball Pen That’s Also A Stylus

If styluses haven’t catch on with you, it is safe to say you are one who still prefer the good old way of writing and sketching. Well, in that case, here’s an uber stylish writing instrument worthy of your consideration: DUO. DUO is the brainchild of UK-based 529 Studio and it is a pen that begs for attention. It is as minimal as a pen can get, boasting a 6082 aluminum construction, anodized to enhance the beauty and durability and within, it gets a robust steel and brass twist mechanism. To a layman, DUO maybe just another pretty pen, but to the folks at 529 Studio, it is a symbol of their pursuit for the perfect writing instrument. Continue reading DUO – A Minimal And Yet Sophisticated Ball Pen That’s Also A Stylus

Meet 01, The Pen That Measures With A Surveyor’s Wheel-Like Roller

Most of us don’t carry a measuring tape or even ruler with us even knowing that it will come in handy. But that’s not surprising at all. Though tape measures and rulers are not cumbersome, they are a pain to bring along anyways and also, they are not exactly eye-pleasing and nobody likes a 30-cm ruler sticking out of their bags either. That’s not to mention the way to take measurement is kind of outdated, or at least, that’s what Instrumments thought when they embarked on the journey to discover a new way of measuring and the result is an innovative measuring instrument, simply called 01, that’s the size of a pen while capable of measuring everything from the circumference of your waist to the distance between picture frames to even the height of your kids. Continue reading Meet 01, The Pen That Measures With A Surveyor’s Wheel-Like Roller

A Squeeze Is All You Need To Start Writing With if… Pen. No Click, No Twist

Tech and style are not the only things this blog look out for. Uniqueness, or on the opposite end of the spectrum, oddity, is also something that intrigues us and such is what the if… Pen (yup, that’s the product’s name) has. But in the case of if… Pen, it is unique. How so? The ballpoint is activated not by your usual click or twisting action, and certainly no need for uncapping; it uses an original and unique mechanism called Single Motion Activation where a squeeze of the pen’s body activates the ballpoint. The squeezing action retracts an integrated cap protecting the ballpoint. So, the ballpoint does not shoot out as one might have imagined. Intriguing, isn’t it? Continue reading A Squeeze Is All You Need To Start Writing With if… Pen. No Click, No Twist

Gearhead Shifter Pen Lets You Stick Shift Through Boring Meetings

If your mind often wander off during a meeting, day dreaming about yourself cruising along the Ocean drive in your favorite, drop-top, stick shift ride, well, then the Gearhead Shifter Antique Brass Pen from Bourbon & Boots is the writing instrument of choice for you. The most obvious hint of the pen’s auto-inclination is the miniature replica of the 5-speed H-gate gearshift – complete with a shift knob etched with the five-speed pattern – found on manual transmission cars (read: real cars) which, according to Bourbon & Boots, functions just like the real thing – except there’s no need for depressing the clutch. Wonder! So, what its zero-sixty speed, you asked? Well, zero cos’ it is a pen, dude. So, it is zip, nothing, naught in respect to the speed. Continue reading Gearhead Shifter Pen Lets You Stick Shift Through Boring Meetings

Moleskine Smart Writing Set Digitizes Pen Strokes As You Write Or Doodle

Even with in the digital age, we can’t seem to let go of the good’ol pen. Why? Probably because it is easy as heck to use and convenient. You just pick up a pen and scribble away. No firing up of app or whatsoever. But therein lies the problem. It’s a digital world and we need what we scribble to be digitized. Sure, scanner can comes in handy, but there’s ought to be a better, best of both worlds solution, right? Well, there is and it is called Moleskine Smart Writing Set. The basis is simple: you use a special pen to write on a special notebook (called Paper Tablet) and whatever you doodle and/or write, will be instantly beamed to a smartphone app. Continue reading Moleskine Smart Writing Set Digitizes Pen Strokes As You Write Or Doodle

SENS Minimalistic Pen Writes Like A Roller But Feels Like A Fountain Pen

There are pens and there are pens that turn heads, and if the latter is your choice of writing instrument, then perhaps the SENS by Verge may be right up your alley. As you can see, SENS weighs heavy on style factor with its minimalistic approach. Apart from the refill and requisite spring, it has just two parts: the smooth body and the knurled upper section that doubles as twist mechanism to reveal the pen tip. CNC machined anodized aircraft aluminum together with the tear-drop shape is not ergonomic but also offers the perfect balance for writing. Continue reading SENS Minimalistic Pen Writes Like A Roller But Feels Like A Fountain Pen

This Glass Fountain Pen Lets You Use Wine, Juice, Or Tea As Writing Ink

With the digital age set in concrete, many folks have forgo the good’ol pen and pencil. However, if you are still into writing or drawing in the old fashioned way while you are enjoying a glass of your favorite wine, juice or even a cuppa of tea, then WinkPens’ one-of-a-kind glass fountain pen is for you. Why? Well, in case you run out of ink, you can always suck some of the wine or juice to continue scribbling. Yup. You heard right. Using wine, or basically any liquid that has staining property will be enough to provide WinkPens the ink to write or draw. Continue reading This Glass Fountain Pen Lets You Use Wine, Juice, Or Tea As Writing Ink

Build-on Brick Executive Pen Lets You Add LEGO Bricks To It

A pen is a writing instrument and as such, it has to be ergonomic for comfortable writing, BUT if you are a huge LEGO enthusiast and hopes everything in the world is made out of the famous toy bricks, then I am sure the Build-on Brick Executive Pen Desk Set will be right up your plastic brick valley. Apart from the usual must-haves for a pen to work, Build-on Brick Executive Pen features an exterior building surface comprising of studs and holes that are compatible with most bricks, including the likes of LEGO, PixelBlocks, Mega Bloks, KRE-O and K’NEX Bricks. Continue reading Build-on Brick Executive Pen Lets You Add LEGO Bricks To It

Living Algae Ink Makes Your Artwork Appears Days Later And In Stages

A pen is just a pen. There’s nothing interactive, much less living, about it. So, if you are looking to make your greeting card, artwork or whatnot alive, digital media is perhaps the way to go, but that’s before Living Ink Time-lapse Bio-ink Pen comes along. Living Ink Technologies’s Bio-ink pen is no ordinary pen; it lets you draw/write like regular writing instrument but turns invisible in about 10 minutes, only to magically appears after a few days of exposure to sunlight. The folks are calling it the “time-lapse” ink, which is pretty accurate cos’ the work of art only appears a few days later and in stages, if you use different ‘speed’ ink for your creation. Continue reading Living Algae Ink Makes Your Artwork Appears Days Later And In Stages