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How Do Diamine Peach And Coral Compare To Edelstein Mandarin?

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#1 Floreat

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Posted 10 August 2014 - 16:20

Having just spotted the lovely-looking Diamine Peach and Coral on Amber's thread, I was wondering if anyone could let me know how they compare to Pelikan's Edelstein Mandarin please? I have the latter, but a pinky-orange might be nice to own too, if it's different enough :)

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Posted 10 August 2014 - 17:30

Well they are more into the red/pinkish color hue instead of the orange hue that the mandarin has:

 

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#3 ScienceChick

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Posted 11 August 2014 - 04:37

Kosumosu is an orange-y pink (to me). 

 

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#4 Floreat

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Posted 11 August 2014 - 10:55

Thanks Bardir, that's helpful! :)

ScienceChick - WOW what a gorgeous ink! I always said I'd never pay £££ for a bottle of Iroshizuko but god that is lovely. It looks so pretty in the bottle too. Oooooh. Thanks for showing it to me, I might well put that on my wishlist :D
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Posted 12 August 2014 - 04:19

You're welcome; always happy to enab, er, help. ;) FWIW, you do get great ink for your money.

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