The Montblanc Writer’s Edition Leo Tolstoy Pen

 

Montblanc has once again designed a masterpiece: The Montblanc Writer’s Edition Leo Tolstoy Pen (available in the fountain, rollerball and ballpoint styles). Montblanc chose well in honoring this special man, philosopher, but mostly, extraordinary writer.

Tolstoy is best known for his novels War and Peace and Anna Karenina but he also contributed notable […]

What Makes a Limited Edition Pen so Special

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There’s something about a fine writing instrument. It makes you feel important. It makes your words special. It adds a touch of elegance and class to your everyday routine. If you are not a pen collector, you understand the significance of a fine pen the first time you pick one up. If you are a […]

The Wonderful World of Waterman

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If you know fine pens, you know Waterman. Poetry, movement, and design define the Waterman brand, and those concepts are evident in each piece produced from the pen powerhouse. These fine writing instruments are skillfully made in France and creatively echo the genius of the brand’s founder, Lewis Edson Waterman. Waterman invented the world’s first […]

The Art of Engraving

Have you ever gone to buy a pen, wallet or briefcase for someone and panicked because it’s not personal enough? You know they’d love the actual item, but somehow it doesn’t feel unique enough to or for them. You know this is it, but there’s still something holding you back. If only there were a […]

Foolproof Gift Guide For Him

We’ve all been waiting for it, and here is it; June has finally arrived. It’s the end of school, the start of summer, and full blown graduation season. It’s time for vacations, a day at the lake, and nights outside by the grill. It sounds easy and carefree, but we all know better- at least […]

Cross Tech Pens

Cross is a known innovator in the pen arena. As a brand name, it is well respected and admired for creating pens that are both attractive and durable. With well over 2 dozen different lines and years of experience, Cross understands how to turn a bold idea into a fine writing instrument. That passion and […]

Black Friday Deals

Black Friday is the sales event of the year. It is on the Friday following Thanksgiving and used by many retailers as the official start of the Christmas shopping season. In the beginning, stores would open a few hours early, enticing shoppers to come to their stores to get their Christmas shopping done. The sales […]

Best Father’s Day Gifts

Montblanc Limited Edition Ludovico Sforza Fountain Pen

In Germany, Father’s Day, which they refer to as Vatertag, has a whole different type of style than here in the United States. Their Father’s Day celebration happens forty days after Easter on Ascension Day –which is a federal holiday and therefore a really good day to […]

Unique Father’s Day Gifts

Think Bruce Lee Pen

Pens are fun gifts for Father’s Day. Let’s just get that out of the way in case you had any doubt. Dad doesn’t need another tie or a mounted plastic fish that sings ‘Take Me To The River’ when you push a button. He doesn’t need an items that will […]

Father’s Day Gift Pens

Happy Fathers Day From Visconti

I have a friend who has complained every Father’s Day since he has had children that, “if it’s father’s day, how come I can’t sit around in my underwear, drink some beer, eat some hot wings and watch miscellaneous T.V. shows without being bothered? Why do I have to […]