Ink Review: Cult Pens Iridescink Becky (Diamine Inks Exclusive)

Cult Pens Iridescink Becky is one of the three latest new iridescent sheening inks that are exclusively made for Cult Pens by Diamine Inks. Cult Pens describe their Iridescinks as being a bit different and a bit more unusual because they are made to sheen.

Becky is a quite well saturated, dark brown ink that has some attractive contrasting blue sheen. It is a dark chocolate type of brown – one of the darkest brown inks I have tried.

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Ink Review: Pilot Iroshizuku syo-ro (Dew on a Pine Tree)

Today I’m reviewing Pilot Iroshizuku syo-ro ink.

Syo-ro translates from Japanese to “Dew on a Pine Tree” and it is a slightly blue leaning teal that is similar to the colour of a Pine tree. In the right pen with the right paper it can look more blue with a red sheen. You can see signs of some sheen when I wrote with the TWSBI Eco 1.1mm pen. Continue reading “Ink Review: Pilot Iroshizuku syo-ro (Dew on a Pine Tree)”