Hello there! To make it easier to find what you're looking for, I built this page to help you out!

This page currently includes: Bullet Journal supplies, Calligraphy supplies, and Best Beginner Fountain Pens.

I will also be adding: Watercolor supplies, Pen Pal Letter supplies, and possibly more!

Bullet Journal Supplies


Official Bullet Journal Leuchtturm1917 (Medium, Dot grid)

+ Leuchtturm1917 (Medium, Dot grid) (Amazon // Goulet Pens)


Fountain pens
+ Classic Mini TWSBI (Fine nib) (Amazon // Goulet Pens) | Currently inked with Faber-Castell Stone Grey (Amazon // Goulet Pens)

+ Silver and Gold Cross Bailey (Medium nib) | Currently inked with Waterman Inspired Blue (Amazon // Goulet Pens)

+ Yellow Pilot Vanishing Point (Fine nib) (Amazon // Goulet Pens)  | Currently inked with Pilot Blue (Amazon // Goulet Pens)

+ White Tiger Pilot Metropolitan (Fine nib) These are EXCELLENT and INEXPENSIVE beginner fountain pens! (Amazon // Goulet Pens // Jet Pens)  | Currently inked with Faber-Castell Stone Grey (Amazon // Goulet Pens)

+ Blue Pilot Plumix (1.0mm stub nib) | Currently inked with Diamine Blaze Orange (Amazon // Goulet Pens)

Brush pens
+ Pentel Sign Pen Brush Tip
+ Zebra Sign Pen Brush Tip
+ Tombow Brush Pens (Primary colors) - not pictured

Regular pens (gel)
+ Pilot G-Tec C4
+ Pentel Hybrid Technica 04

Colorful pens
+ Staedtler Triplus Fineliners
+ Pentel Slicci

+ Post it Clear Tabs
+ Tombow correction tape
+ Westcott mini ruler (6 in.) - not pictured

+ Bullet Journal video
+ Introduction to the Bullet Journal

Calligraphy Supplies

Pen holders
+ Tachikawa Straight Pen Holder with grip (Amazon // Jet Pens)
+ Speedball Straight Pen Holder (Amazon // Jet Pens)
+ Speedball Oblique Pen Holder (Amazon // Jet Pens)

+ Nikko G (Amazon // Jet Pens)

+ Sumi ink (Amazon // Jet Pens)

+ Rhodia dotpad (Amazon // Jet Pens)

Toothbrush to remove oil from the nibs before using for the first time.
+ Needle-nose pliers to insert and remove the nibs, you don't want to touch the nibs with your hands because the oils from your fingers messes with the ink clinging to the nibs.
+ Cup for water. It's good practice to rinse off your nib every so often so the ink doesn't gunk up.
+ Ink well for ink to dip your pen easily. Amazon
+ Rag. An old cotton shirt, table napkin, or paper towel to dry off your nib

+ This video series
+ Creative Calligraphy Challenge
+ The Postman's Knock: The Beginner's Guide to Modern Calligraphy

Best Beginner Fountain Pens

+ Pilot Varsity - Ready to use out of the package, fun colors. Disposable. They were what got me into fountain pens. :) (Amazon)

+ Platinum Preppy - Refillable with Platinum cartridges, can convert into an eyedropper. (Amazon // Goulet Pens)

+ Pilot Metropolitan - Great first 'real' fountain pen. Fun colors, great writing experience. (Amazon // Goulet Pens)

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