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 occasional 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!
There are few things to make a man feel more like a gentleman than with a Dopp Kit. Whether you're traveling for work or leisure, there's a few essential items to consider packing in your Dopp Kit so you're not left without.
The saying “out with the old, in with the new” may be true for a lot of things, but when it comes to fountain pens there is certainly room for both. Whether you are a beginner or a long time enthusiast, we hope this list offers you a comprehensive list of the places where antique, vintage and limited editions of the past might be discovered. If you know of a place that we’ve missed (and you’d like to give up your secret,) please let us know in the comments.