There is something charming about the aged, antique look of brass. This is why, in true Galen Leather fashion, we created our Brass Collection of brass rulers, measuring tapes, paper clips, letter openers and more. We love antiques and we love the handcraft nature of these fine tools.
It's important to take care of your brass tools though, to avoid unsightly oxidizing and aging. The occassional touch up can keep it from clouding and create that coveted shiny finish. In this video, we show you to burnish and polish brass pens and other object using one simple tool - steel wool. That's right, no risky chemicals needed!
In 2013, Ryder Carroll, a Brooklyn based digital designer, shared his solution for organization with what he thought was a very small audience. He did so through a video that was less than five minutes long. Little did he know then that he was sending a spark out into the universe and that his own remedy for focusing on the essential would ignite a movement that now includes millions of people around the world using his system, The Bullet Journal.
Have you been on the hunt for the perfect fountain pen paper? As I have become more and more enamored with the art of the analog, I have found myself in search of the perfect blank page, and for me the answer to that search is Tomoe River paper.