You might have seen this already on my Instagram account, but I thought I also post this picture here, too: Last week I got my Sapelo Penvelope from The Pen Addict’s 2017 Kickstarter.
It looks absolutely beautiful.
Unfortunately customs weren’t kind (again), so after adding postage, fees etc, the $30 Sapelo was $62 by the time it landed on my door.
Other had similar fees to pay:
Just got my little customs charge card this morning… £13.94 sighhhhhh
— Stuart Hazley (@stuarthazley) September 7, 2017
Good news is that I am now the proud owner of both The Pen Addict Kickstarter cases.
Here’s a reminder that the first one (300 were made) was nearly as good looking as the new one:
Back to the topic of customs fees in the UK: Let’s see how much my 2018 Hobonichi will cost in the end. I will know soon.