CY, Jacob, Khuê, and Alesa talk about TIPS, glass pen drama, new Sailor releases, Mercari finds, and disappointing eyedroppers.

 

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Tokyo International Pen Show: Now in Color

November 9, 2020

CY and Jacob report live from the 2020 Tokyo International Pen Show.

 

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Run of the mill Japanese?

October 25, 2020

CY and special guest Akane talk about growing up with stationery in Japan, differences across borders, and what it's like to be a stationery fan as a run of the mill Japanese (?).

 

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The Sailor’s New Clothes

October 11, 2020

CY and Jacob talk about whimsical roll stoppers, fat Japanese nibs, disclosure reports, non-angular typography, the future of stationery events in Japan, and a sparkly Kyoto Opal pen.

 

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Streets for Men

September 28, 2020

CY and Jacob talk about Bokumondoh beauties, notebooks, chubby vintage pens, pen and ink news, and streets for men.

 

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I, Toos, am Ink Numa

September 13, 2020

CY, Jacob, Khuê, and Alesa talk about observations and haul from Japan's biggest ink show.

(This episode was recorded at a nearby cafe with a single microphone, so please kindly forgive the audio quality.)

 

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We bought all the Moonmen

August 31, 2020

CY, Jacob, and Khuê talk about paper, planners, nib engraving, Chinese pens, and metal powder.

 

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Sailor Minus

August 22, 2020

In this second 'emergency' episode, CY and Jacob talk about new announcements from Sailor.

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Annual Nib Check-up

August 17, 2020

CY, Jacob, and Khuê talk about new LE Sailors, Nakaya, glass nibs, a big ink show, and answer listener questions.

 

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The Hashtag Ruined It

August 3, 2020

CY and Jacob talk about a golden Bokumondoh pen, ink mixing, nib plating, Nagahara nib grinds, a creepy mermaid (again), and some ink news.

 

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