Ink Review #512: Bungubox June Bride Something Blue

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Today’s Bungubox ink is June Bride Something Blue. Thanks to Pen Chalet for sending a sample over for review. I’ve looked at this color online a million times, and I finally got around to trying it.

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The color:

June Bride is a beautiful turquoise blue.

Swabs:

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Ink large swabs there is some pretty shading but no sheen.

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Writing samples:

Let's take a look at how the ink behaves on fountain pen friendly papers: Rhodia, Tomoe River, and Leuchtturm.

Dry time: 20 seconds

Water resistance: Low

Feathering: None

Show through: Medium

Bleeding: None

Other properties: low shading, no sheen, and no shimmer.

On Staples 24 lb copy paper there was a little bit of feathering, and just a tiny bit of bleeding.

Comparison Swabs:

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June Bride has less green than Water Source Marche, but more than Torquay. Click here to see the Bungubox inks together.

Longer writing:

 I used a broad Pelikan M600 Turquoise on Tomoe River 68gsm. The ink had an average flow.

I used a broad Pelikan M600 Turquoise on Tomoe River 68gsm. The ink had an average flow.

Overall, I really love this blue. It’s a gorgeous color, well behaved, and even shows a little bit of shading.

Disclaimer: A sample of this ink was provided by Pen Chalet for the purpose of this review. All photos and opinions are my own. This page does contain affiliate links, but this post is not sponsored in any way.