2014-04-09

Lamy safari neon coral (2014)

Lamy safari neon coral is the special color of 2014, there is a matching color ink cartridge as well

it's difficult to have photo of the exact color,






a comparison between the red, pink, neon coral and orange,






update 2014-06-05, the ink is also available as T52 50ml bottle,

here is a quick shot of the packaging,







2014-04-01

Montblanc Meisterstück 90 Years Ink (2014)

Montblanc Meisterstück 90 Years Ink (2014)
Permanent Grey, 35ml

This Ink fulfils all the demands made on it 
by a durable, good-working Fountain Pen












more information here

Montblanc Special Ink

here is a summary of Montblanc Special Ink released in recent years,

Year Ident. Nr. Name Color Volume Production Scented Remark Bottle imprint
2005 36032 Je t'aime Ruby Red 30ml France Rose Love Letter
2005 38272 Season's Greeting Chocolate Brown 30ml Germany Cookies & Spice
0001 
509 1
2006 101265 Season's Greeting Chocolate Brown 30ml Germany Cinnamon
6001 
Jul 11
2007 102042 Sakura Cherry Red 30ml Germany Cherry Blossom Japan 
2007 102092 Season's Greeting Deep Red 30ml Germany Fine Vanilla
07023 
AUG 12
2008 103023 Love You Ruby Red 30ml Germany Rose Love Letter 07032 
NOV 12
2008 104152 White Forest Dark Green 30ml Germany Pinewood Season's Greeting 8007 
Aug 13
2009 105799 Mahatma Gandhi  Saffron 50ml Germany
Great Characters 0911 
AUG 14
2009 106158 White Forest Dark Green 30ml Austria Pinewood Season's Greeting 9014 
Sep 14
2010 106925 Mahatma Gandhi Saffron 60ml Austria
Great Characters 1020-Mar 15/Made in Austria ENCRE M GANDHI SAFFRON
2011 106926 Carlo Collodi Brown 35ml Austria
Writer 2011 1117-Jun16
Made in Austria
2011 106927 Ink of Love Red 30ml Austria

1112-Apr16/Made in Austria 
ENCRE ROUGE
2011 106928 Ink of Joy Orange 30ml Austria

1112-Apr16/Made in Austria 
ENCRE ORANGE
2011 106929 Ink of Friendship Turquoise 30ml Austria

1112-Apr16/Made in Austria 
ENCRE TURQUOISE
2012 107743 Jonathan Swift Seaweed Green 35ml Austria
Writer 2012 1204-Aug17 
encre khaki 
Made in Austria
2011 107744 Alfred Hitchcock Red 30ml Austria
Great Characters 1127-Sep16
Made in Austria
2012 109090 Meisterstück Diamond Blue 30ml Austria

1203-Aug17/Made in Austria 
MST DIAMOND bleue 30ml 
Ident.Nr. 109090
2012 109290 Winter Glow Red 30ml Austria

1206-Sep17/Made in Austria 
Winter Glow rouge 30ml 
Ident.Nr. 109290
2013 107745 Albert Einstein Grey 30ml Austria
Great Characters1207-Sep17/Made in Austria
A. Einstein gris 30ml
Ident.Nr. 107745
2013 109356 Honoré de Balzac Dandy Turquoise 35ml Austria
Writer 20131304-Jun18
encre turquoise
Made in Austria
2013 109357 Leonardo "Red Chalk" Red Brown 30ml Austria
Great Characters1309-Jan19/Made in Austria
LEONARDDO marron-rouge 30ml
2014 111408
Meisterstück 90 Years Permanent Grey 35ml Austria Permanent for Documents1322-Apr19
encre gris
Made in Austria
2014 111410 Daniel Defoe Palmgreen 35ml
Writer 2014

the packages...
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some of them also available as cartridges.
the bottle imprint is a sticker under the bottle, it may contain information about the production and/or expiry date. that may not be same for all bottles.

for color comparison: Montblanc Ink on FPN


Season's Greeting 2005-2008



Season's Greeting 2009 (left) and 2008,




update 20110805: added Ink of Love, Joy, and Friendship (2011)
update 20120820: added Montblanc Writer's Ink (2012)
update 20120831: added Meisterstück Diamond Blue Ink (2012)
update 20121102: added Winter Glow Ink (2012)
update 20130101: added Albert Einstein Ink (2013)
update 20130801: added Honoré de Balzac Ink (2013)
update 20131024: added Leonardo "Red Chalk" Ink (2013)
update 20140401: added Montblanc Meisterstück 90 Years Ink (2014)

2014-03-12

Pilot Custom 845 Aourushi 青漆 (2014)

Pilot Custom 845 Aourushi 青漆 is made for a pen show in Maruzen Nihonbashi 丸善 日本橋店 (March 2014). part of the barrel and cap are covered with navy blue urushi.





a comparison with the vermilion usushi 朱漆 and the ordinary Custom 845,



more information:
Maruzen Nihonbashi Event, PDF
other collectors' photos:
1 , 2

a nice report by daoud62 on FPN