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Ballpoint Pen, fountain pen, new arrival, Pelikan Souveran -

This distinctive new special edition series has been crafted using a unique material providing a truly spectacular look and appearance of each Ocean Swirl pen. Exposure to light further enhances and adds sparkle and depth which vary in intensity. Just like in the deep sea, bright spots alternate with dark spots mimicking the light that radiates and is found in the ocean. Each writing Instrument is truly unique. The rings and the clip are palladium plated, and the 18 carat gold nib is completely covered by rhodium in order to obtain the silver sheen. As with most Pelikan pens a...

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Lamy, new arrival, new product -

This Lamy Studio fountain pen has a matte racing green lacquer finish with a high gloss chrome grip. It has a propeller shaped bright chrome metal clip, an fine steel nib, and comes with an ink cartridge and a Z26 converter to get you started writing right away! Special edition color for 2017. 

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fountain pen day -

International Celebration is on First Friday in November each year, Fountain Pen Day is celebrated by enthusiasts worldwide as a time to embrace, promote, and share the use of fountain pens. The first Fountain Pen Day is celebrated on November 2nd, 2012. It was created to help embrace, promote, and share the use of fountain pens in day-to-day life, as well to help revive handwriting as a whole. Fountain Pen Day, November 1st Friday International Celebration

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This is the digital age and I’m looking at something many have thought was increasingly near extinction. I’m looking at exquisite and beautiful cursive handwriting. It’s rare to see such painstaking effort put into penmanship. Yet, there’s a sense among three young Denver students — 11-year-olds Liam Cassidy and Ashlyne Barringer, along with her 9-year-old brother Gavin — that writing longhand makes them feel like they are part of the adult world. There are certainly few millennials, or even 30-somethings, who could perform that skill on demand as a requisite for adulthood. While they’re still a few years out from...

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writing -

This phrase commonly used by Fountain Pen / Pen Enthusiasts alike to test out a pen. But do you know the origins of this famous phrase and why it is used?

The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog” is an English-language pangram—a sentence that contains all of the letters of the alphabet. It is commonly used for touch-typing practice, testing typewriters and computer keyboards, displaying examples of fonts, and other applications involving text where the use of all letters in the alphabet is desired. Owing to its brevity and coherence, it has become widely known.

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