Used this ink in a Platinum Plaisir Fountain Pen - Medium 05 Nib - and I'd say
they are a match made in heaven.
The blue itself is a very lovely color. I often get some places in my writing
that are a lighter blue than others, which can become a very deep blue, and it
gives the overall appearance a sort of watercolor feel. While I do say lighter
blue, I do not mean anything unreadable, just slightly lighter, enough to give a
nice depth to everyday writing.
I've never had an issue with the ink being slow to dry or drippy, seems to dry
or soak into my page fairly quickly, little to no bleed (depending on the paper
It's a beautiful every day blue, and while expensive, I highly recommend it.
The bottle will last quite a while, so I see the investment being very
This was definitely what I was looking for when buying my first fountain pen.
I'd wanted something that I could use every day, maybe loaded with a pretty
color of ink. So, I picked up this ink, a converter, and a bottle of lovely
blue ink, and it's been nothing short of writing instrument heaven.
The nib flows very nicely on a page, gives a very nicely weighted line (05 is
the best descriptor there), and there have been no breaks in my strokes, even on
I plan to pick up another color to load with a waterproof basic black, for more
official uses (such as checks and whatnot).