Monthly Archives: September 2016

Limited Edition Fountain Pens

Limited Edition Fountain Pens   When it comes to all things exclusive…….  it’s just something about exclusive that makes us want to buy. Whether it be sunglasses or a limited edition book – it screams exclusive! And we know that there are only a limited number of this sort and make of item out there. […]

7 Biggest Fountain Pen Mistakes

7 Biggest Fountain Pen Mistakes   Hello Fountain Pen Connoisseurs….. What and what not to do, to your fountain pen? That is the question….. I am sure there are many experienced fountain pen owners out there who know just how to look after their pens… But what about the people who are just getting into […]

Best Fountain Pens for Beginners


Best Fountain Pens for Beginners   If you are not a fountain pen connoisseur already…… and you want to give fountain pens a try, but aren’t ready for the expenditure of  $100 for a fancy pen as yet, consider trying the following three models: Varsity Fountain Pen by Pilot. These pens are a disposable design, […]

Calligraphy Fountain Pens


Calligraphy Fountain Pens     Skilcraft 7520014512278 Executive Fountain Pen, Fine Tip, Navy Blue Barrel by Skilcraft $16.84 Its that nib and some ink is all you need to transform your letters and words into works of art right in front of you. With some practice the right tools at hand…. pen tools that is. […]

Brief History of Fountain Pens


Brief History of Fountain Pens     “To sit at one’s table on a sunny morning, with four clear hours of uninterruptible security, plenty of nice white paper, and a [fountain] pen — that is true happiness.”  Winston Churchill While the earliest record of the fountain-like pen dates back in  the 10th century, fountain pens […]

Cheap Fountain Pens


Cheap Fountain Pens   Now Look, I know you work hard for your money, and if you’re don’t read reviews before buying a fountain pen, it’s a safe bet you might make the wrong choice when choosing a reliable writer. Till you find the brands and types that are right for you. When you haven’t […]

Fountain Pen Brands


Fountain Pen Brands   Ballpoint pens seem to be the norm. At the same time, there are certain fountain pen brands which stand for luxury as they bring the most stylish and good looking pens for the users. Here is a list of top 10 best brands of fountain pens in the world:   1. […]

The Disposable Fountain Pen


The Disposable Fountain Pen   Yes that’s right! A disposable fountain pen – who ever would have thought it! Most people think the best fountain pens can be found in the $100 + range…… Disposable fountain pens aren’t exactly that common you know, but a few brands do sell them because some people simply don’t […]

Fountain Pen Converter


Fountain Pen Converter   What is a Fountain Pen Converter?   That’s a good question…. For those of you that are new to using fountain pens or want to purchase your very first fountain pen, may have heard of fountain pen converters but might not have any idea what they are. You might have questions […]

Fountain Pen Ink


Fountain Pen Ink   Because all fountain pens operate on the principle of capillary action, ink for them is almost exclusively dye-based. Pigment-based inks (which contain solid pigment particles in a liquid suspension) tend to clog the narrow passages of the pens. Some pigmented inks do exist for fountain pens, but these are uncommon. India […]