Nibs Blog


New Montegrappa Nazionale Cinnamon

The latest addition to Montegrappa's Nazionale series of celluloid body pens featuring notched elastic 14k nibs and sterling silver trim, the Nazionale Cinnamon showcases Italian pen design and engineering at its finest. The special ni

New Platinum Matsu-Tora Gold Leaf Pen Arriving In June

New from Platinum and arriving in June is the Matsu-Tora, or Pine Tree and Tiger, the latest in its Kanazawa-Haku series of Maki-e style pens utilizing hand-applied gold leaf from the traditional craft center of Kanazawa on the west coast of Japan.

Just Arrived - Only Shipment of Sailor Pro Gear Classic Pink Gold Navy

Originally produced only for the Japanese domestic market, the Sailor Pro Gear Classic Pink Gold Navy adds a touch of contemporary elegance to the diverse Pro Gear line.

Some Pilot Iroshizuku Seven Gods Limited Edition Inks Still Available

We've now received our final shipment of Pilot Iroshizuku Seven Gods Limited Edition Inks, created to complement the limited edition Seven Gods pens in celebration of the 100th anniversary of th

Last Remaining Bexley 2019 Owners Club Pens Now In Stock

The Bexley's Owners Club Pens for 2019 are something special - featuring 14k solid gold nibs specially manufactured for Ohio-based Bexley by Bock of Germany, and with caps and barrels utilizing hand-crafted celluloid originally produced by legendary Italian pen maker OMAS, these pens

Bexley Owners Club Pens For 2019 - Camphor and Solid Gold

I've known Howard Levy for several decades, in which time I've seen him design and manufacture a variety of fountain pens, always with a flair for classic style and with a real pride in these American-manufactured writing instruments. In recent years he focused on pens with steel nibs, which we do not sell here.

The Pilot Custom Urushi Pens - Unexpected Elegance and Superb Design

When Julian from our customer service department brought me a customer folder with a Pilot Custom Urushi Black Barrel for tuning and customization, he mentioned in passing that he really liked it. When you see dozens of pens per day, as all of us do here, that is a more than casual comment.