Columbia Copperplate 3B Pencil Review

I admit to having a penchant for vintage. I suspect it’s an underlying belief that quality was better “back then” though I’ve never lived in these periods that I regard. My favourite writing instrument is the Australian made Columbia Copperplate 3B pencil. The company still exists and produces pencils in largely the same design today.… Continue reading Columbia Copperplate 3B Pencil Review

Deli 0635 Pencil Sharpener – Can you Love A Sharpener?

Is it Ok to love a sharpener. As in, I get stirrings deep inside my chest when I crank this handle. I learnt about the Deli 635 from pencil blog Bleistift, who has an excellent comparison table of sharpener angles. I purchased my first Deli on account of this table, and then experiencing it in… Continue reading Deli 0635 Pencil Sharpener – Can you Love A Sharpener?