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 4.3 (7 customer reviews)
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April 6, 2011
I am very happy with...
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I am very happy with this ink. It matches the swatch on the site perfectly and looks great for my everyday writing and is a great alternative to using the more common Black or Dark Blue inks. I highly recommend.

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matthew.conner
 
January 13, 2011
I thought that I loved...
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I thought that I loved Eclat de Saphir, but I am absolutely enamored with this blue. In my Lamy Nexx xf it is the exact same shade as the swatch on the site, however, I could imagine that it would appear darker if used with a medium nib. This is the perfect "happy blue." I am extremely satisfied with the color.

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lksandrock
 
November 5, 2010
This color is a little...
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This color is a little darker than I expected, but has beautiful shading. When used in a larger amount, the color is a deep blue, but when used thinly is an amazing shade of turquoise.

Also, this was my first time buying bottled ink, so I was pleased to discover that it came in a nice glass bottle with a groove in which to place the pen.

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alibedali
 
August 29, 2010
I had a small sample...
I had a small sample of this color and thought it might be difficult to pull into a converter with only 2mL but it cooperated very well. The color is a bright blue, but not uneasy on the eyes. It shades beautifully and looks great in fine to thicker nibs. Highly recommended.

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mintchocochip373
 
June 20, 2012
Only reason I did not...
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Only reason I did not give a 5 because it is selective on paper. Bleu Pervenche shades very well in either fine or broad nibs. It pairs well with either Rhodia or Clairefontaine paper.

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November 17, 2014
This blue is so vibrant...
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This blue is so vibrant and lovely, it looks especially gorgeous in a fine nib fountain pen, as many other reviewers have already stated. It might be just me, but it dries into a much lighter blue, which is fantastic since I wanted a lighter blue ink.

nonchalance_is_dead
 
September 22, 2014
Despite using this ink...
Despite using this ink for several months, I'm not impressed with the color. When it's wet, the blue is attractive but as it dries, it fades to a dim blue. It looks like a color faded by the sun and the lack of contrast with the white paper makes it unpleasant to read with my old eyes. I've used a Lamy and an Edison pen while writing on regular copy paper and in a Miquelrius notebook. The results are the faded same.