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A Decade in the Desert - Route 66 Shimmering Fountain Pen Ink

A Decade in the Desert - Route 66 Shimmering Fountain Pen Ink


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There's a road that winds its way through the heart of America, a ribbon of asphalt that has become a symbol of freedom and adventure. This is Route 66, the Main Street of America, a journey through time and a testament to the indomitable spirit of the open road. Our final ink in the "A Decade in the Desert" collection, Route 66, is a tribute to this iconic highway.

Route 66 ink is a journey in itself. It starts with an ultra-high saturation black, as deep and mysterious as a desert night. It's a color that speaks of the countless tires that have rolled down Route 66, of the stories that have unfolded along this historic road.

But as the ink dries, the journey continues. A rusty gold sheen emerges, like the sun setting over the Arizona desert, casting long shadows over the road. It's a color that echoes the timeless allure of Route 66, a reminder of the golden age of road trips.

And then, the final surprise. A shimmer that changes color from green to gold to rose, depending on the angle of light. It's like the desert itself, ever-changing, revealing new facets of its beauty as the day unfolds. From the green of the cacti that dot the landscape, to the golden sands that stretch as far as the eye can see, to the rose-tinted clouds at dusk, this ink captures the magic of the desert in all its glory.

Route 66 ink is more than just a writing medium. It's a road trip in a bottle, a journey through the colors and stories of the desert. It's an ink that invites you to hit the road, to explore the unknown, to write your own adventure.

Take the road less traveled with Route 66, and let your words be as bold and free as the open road.

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A Decade in the Desert

In the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, a beacon for pen enthusiasts has been shining brightly for a decade. Pen Chalet, a trusted name in the world of fine writing instruments, celebrates its ten-year journey this year. To commemorate this milestone, we at Van Dieman's Ink are thrilled to present the "A Decade in the Desert" collection.

This collection is a tribute to Pen Chalet's ten years in the vibrant landscape of Phoenix, and a celebration of the enduring friendship between our two companies. Since 2018, Van Dieman's Ink and Pen Chalet have been partners in bringing the joy of writing to people around the world. This collection is a testament to that shared passion and commitment.

Each ink in the "A Decade in the Desert" collection captures a unique aspect of the Arizona desert, from the vibrant hues of the Prickly Pear cactus to the iconic blacktop of Route 66. These inks are more than just colors; they are stories, memories, and experiences, bottled for you to explore.

Join us in celebrating Pen Chalet's ten-year journey with the "A Decade in the Desert" collection. Here's to a decade of friendship, a decade of shared passions, and to many more decades to come.

A Decade in the Desert

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