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What Is Your Favourite Lamy Safari/ Al-Star Color Ever?

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#41 ThePenInMe

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Posted 10 December 2014 - 16:52

safari charcoal black. i love the texture of the finishing  :wub:



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#42 Bill Wood

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Posted 11 December 2014 - 14:05

I checked that Coffee on an Al Star. Fleabay must be listening. Going for around $100.  I like the Blue-green too.



#43 pajaro

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Posted 14 December 2014 - 16:46

Aquamarine.  1.5 italic for fun.

 

Then, the charcoal with EF for actual writing.


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#44 Water Ouzel

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Posted 15 December 2014 - 04:59

The Ocean Blue Al-Star, followed by the blue-green 2014 LE.



#45 sail0rm00n

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Posted 15 December 2014 - 05:08

hands down, silver blue AL star



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Posted 15 December 2014 - 05:13

I found a Ruby Al-Star yesterday for the original price. Nabbed it immediately.

I also bought the Neon Coral Safari and the Blue-Green Al-Star for my cousins. LOVE the colours. I wish I had gotten one for myself, too, and now I am on the hunt.



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Posted 19 December 2014 - 23:36

Yellow. It is the color of my first Lamy. It's a cheerful color and makes for a happy pen.



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Posted 20 December 2014 - 10:18

I have a Graphite and a Ocean Blue AL-Star, and a Matte Black Safari and I like them all.

Someday like to find a Forest Green Metallic AL-Star to add to the mix.
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Posted 20 December 2014 - 13:20

I currently have inked a neon yellow filled with Diamine Ultra Green, and just filled this year's blue-green al-Star with Akkerman # 26 Groenmarkt Smaragt. Then there's the matt (now semi-matt from handling) black al-Star with a a Lamy black cartridge in it, and of course the silver al-Star with a Lamy blue cartridge.

 

Which is my favourite? Which day of the week is it?



#50 Craiglea

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Posted 29 December 2014 - 16:35

I think next years copper orange is the colour that has finally convinced me to try one of these again.



#51 Ted A

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Posted 30 December 2014 - 05:13

The metallic purple... Oh wait that's just in my dreams!
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#52 Misfit

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Posted 30 December 2014 - 05:31

Coffee for the Al-Star and Apple Green for the Safari.

I was lucky to find the Coffee color in 2012 when the Ruby Red came out.  I got it at amazon.co.uk.  Then I got the Ruby Red because it looked so pretty.  It is too.  But I immediately thought the Coffee color when I saw the title of this thread.


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Posted 30 December 2014 - 12:56

safari charcoal black. i love the texture of the finishing  :wub:

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#54 Ethereal Winter Wind

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Posted 30 December 2014 - 13:37

My favourite is the Purple one... when they release it :P But nah, hard to decide but my favourite is the orange one, my very first safari.

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EDIT: oh that's an old photo, will have update with my new ones

Edited by Ethereal Winter Wind, 30 December 2014 - 13:38.


#55 mazinger55

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Posted 10 January 2015 - 16:27

Silver green!



#56 Miz Black Crow

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Posted 10 January 2015 - 16:57

In descending order of favorites: Charcoal Safari, Purple Al-Star, Ocean Blue Al-Star, Ruby Al-Star. I only own the Safari... but I have two Charcoal ones. The black nibs are a beautiful touch; I'd put them on any of the Lamys and be happy.


Pens: TWSBI Diamond 580-AL (M), TWSBI Eco (M)

Lamy Safari { Vista (M); Charcoal (M); Charcoal (1.1mm SI)},

Noodler's Ahab (Cardinal Darkness, Blue Poseidon Pearl, Clear Demo, King Philip Purple Demo)

Retro 51 Tornado EXT in Lincoln (copper) (M)

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#57 Daedalus1

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Posted 11 January 2015 - 04:28

For the Safari : White
For the Al-star : Dark blue
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My fountain pens:
Parker Duofold, Sonnet,Premier
Pelikan Souverän M1000, M800, M805, M600, M400 White tortoise
Sheaffer Legacy Heritage, Valor,
Lamy 2000, Vista, Safari, Joy ,Studio
Montblanc Meisterstück 149, Pilot 78G

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Posted 14 January 2015 - 21:07

I'm loving the neon yellow special edition... But I haven't pulled the trigger on one yet because I'm trying to avoid a "collect them all" mentality around my Safaris. That way lies madness!

 

I am currently using my neon yellow safari. I love it.


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#59 vistafan

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Posted 18 January 2015 - 17:51

Al Star: Coffee definitely!

Safari: It's a tie between the apple green, lime, yellow and orange.



#60 coppilcus

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Posted 19 January 2015 - 08:27

Safari: Alpine white with black trim.

Al Star: Black with black trim.





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