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 […]

Montblanc Unveils The Limited Edition Pavarotti – A Pen Worthy of Its Namesake

The artfully-crafted Limited Edition Pavarotti Pen

In memory of the late opera star, Montblanc has unveiled a Limited Edition Fountain Pen in his honor. Every detail on this magnificent writing instrument reminds us of Pavarotti’s legacy and talent. As per opera tradition, before each show Pavarotti would search for a bent nail to keep in his pocket as a good luck […]

Leonardo Da Vinci Limited Edition Pen

Montblanc Leonardo Da Vinci Fountain Pen

A polymath, or Renaissance Man, is an individual with an unquenchable thirst for knowledge. They believe that humans are uniquely empowered and limitless in their ability to create and recreate the world around them. They are people who delve into the unknown to see what they can find. […]

Montegrappa Elvis Presley Limited Edition

Tupelo Mississippi, by all comparisons, is a small town. As of 2010 it had a population of just over 35,000 people. Even so, it is the 7th largest town in Mississippi, a state that became part of the union in 1819 and whose motto is “By valor and arms”. Like the other 49 states it […]

Balzac Pens

Montblanc Honore De Balzac Fountain Pen

What do Charles Dickens, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Marcel Proust, Henry James, Edgar Allen Poe, William Faulkner and Jack Kerouac all have in common? They were all influenced by a French novelist and playwright named Honore de Balzac.

Born in 1799 and known as one of the founders of realism […]

Back In School Supplies

Well, it finally happened. After spending all of August ignoring the commercials and radio spots, after failing to read the color inserts of the Wednesday and Sunday paper, after brushing off the conversations that all your friends and family were trying to have with you, it happened. School started! Now you’re at your desk, dreaming […]

Krone Pens

Krone T-Rex Pen

When you think of collecting, pens are probably not the first thing that comes to mind. In fact, you, like most people are more prone to losing pens than to collecting them. But we’re not just talking about pens you steal from the bank or borrow from a friend during class. […]

Cross 2013 Year of the Snake

Chinese Zodiac

It’s a creature with a body of rough scales, long and rope-like. It has no legs to move and instead writhes in a rhythmic fashion to propel itself across the ground. It has no body heat, gathering instead, the heat from it’s natural environment to moderate and control its temperature . It’s […]

Montblanc Patron of the Arts

 

Art and religion have walked hand in hand for centuries and the depiction of saints and religious events are common place during the birth of Christianity in particular. Art became a way to spread the stories of the bible and to bring a physical aspect to an otherwise intangible medium. A way to depict […]

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 […]