Pen of the Day: Aurora Optima 365

I bought this from the lovely people at Pen Boutique. I’d actually never seen one in person until it arrived on my doorstep and I opened the box. So I really wasn’t sure. Part of me was thinking: really, a brown pen? But, oh my goodness, does this pen look incredible in person. It’s gorgeous.

DSC_4431

The richness and luster of the acrylic is hard to show in photos. I hope this gives some idea of its warmth and depth.

DSC_4420

The ink is Waterman Blue Black.

I always fill a new pen with Waterman Serenity Blue or Waterman Blue Black. My restored Parker 51 has Serenity Blue, so this one got Blue Black. It looks like it holds a bit of the night sky. Appropriate for a magical pen.

DSC_4324

One thought on “Pen of the Day: Aurora Optima 365

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.