Monday, March 21, 2011

Rhodia Giveaway!



The Prize

 

17 comments:

  1. May be a bit boring, but I'm a HUGE fan of the G2 by Pilot and the Varsity disposable fountain pen also by Pilot.

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  2. "Greatly marked down?"

    (salivating)

    My love of the Orange knows no bounds: it's super fountain-pen paper. Count me in for one or more, if the fates should swing my way.

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  3. I don't really need to be entered for the Rhodia, but I'll be happy to claim the humble 50-cent mechanical pencil as my favorite non-typewriter writing instrument. (:

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  4. Rhodia rhules. Enter me in the drawing!

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  5. Botheration, now I'm double posting and probably eliminating myself from the drawing (I'll take Ted's!) but I, too, like the Varsity pen, though for real smoothness I like my Parker Latitude (stainless steel pens -- another weakness.) It throws around ink like it's going out of style, but is super-smooth as a result.

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  6. My Waterman pen has been with me for over a decade, but my recent attention has been with my Lamy Safari.

    There's nothing like a handwritten journal.

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  7. I'm a Lamy convert also! And I love Rhodia!

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  8. AlphaSmart Neo. Great writing tool.

    Pelikan M100/M200 fountain pens, Parker Quink blue/black ink, college-ruled composition books. Yum.

    Pentel 0.7mm mechanical pencils. Luv 'em.

    ~Joe

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  9. daily: miquelrius.

    pen: antique fountain pen

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  10. Mmmm...Rhodia!

    Do we have to pick just *one* other favorite? I guess if I hadda, my pick would be my Lamy 2000. Love that thing. Smooth, elegantly subtle, and it holds an enormous amount of ink.

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  11. OK, so I'm a bit of a knuckle-dragging Neanderthal, but I always use a "Pilot G-1 Grip" (black). I used to swear by a Zebra JIMNIE GEL ROLLERBALL, until my source dried up. And waaay back, I'd use nothing but a Staedtler Mars Graphic isograph 0.5mm. Before even that, a Stephens (?) steel knib dip-in pen with a bone knib holder - messy.

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  12. My favorite ever was 25+ years ago when I always used a Pentel .3mm mechanical pencil. As the .3 leads became harder to get I reluctantly changed to a .5 but always B softness. I also enjoyed (as did my cats) my pen with a laser pointer in the back, but it was lost and I haven't found a replacement.
    Now it's swag pens and disposable pencils, but I'm not happy about it.

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  13. I'll bet my red Esterbrook with 9550 takes it. Well, at least it deserves it! Thanks.

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  14. I prefer a blunt #2 pencil by Ticonderoga, the best pencils on earth. (Sharp points make my handwriting practically illegible)

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  15. Sanford uni-ball micro, or bics when in a jam. Tried a fountain pen once but couldn't get used to it, went back to the roller ball.

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  16. For fanciness, my Waterman Hemisphere in red with chrome trim, and for day to day stuff, a two-tone Parker Jotter in burgundy and chrome.

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