Montegrappa and Tchaikovsky

Montegrappa pens makes many pens that I covet and others that I find over-the-top and are outside the range of my taste.  While the shape of this particular pen is the same as some of those that I like, this particular design leaves me lukewarm. Tchaikovsky And Montegrappa: An Artistic Duo Montegrappa, the Italy-based pen … Continue reading Montegrappa and Tchaikovsky

“Bold”? yes, Daily Users? Maybe Not.

Priced from $5,700 to over $48,000, these fountain pens are not for most.  For more information on each, read the article via the link on the bottom of the page. Best of the Best: 3 Pens That Made Their Mark These writing instruments are the boldest and most meticulously crafted we saw all year. Just … Continue reading “Bold”? yes, Daily Users? Maybe Not.

Hamilton is Big These Days

I guess it was inevitable.  Montegrappa pens are one of my favored brands although I prefer their pens that are notable for the material versus the gaudier pens. Montegrappa’s Special Edition Honors U.S. Founding Father Alexander Hamilton With public interest piqued by the musical Hamilton, Penporium and Montegrappa create a fitting tribute for the famed … Continue reading Hamilton is Big These Days

A Montegrappa I may Buy

The pen is a classic shape and a fascinating finish.  I wonder how the finish hold up with use. Montegrappa Burns Pens, Creates Blue Blazer Writing Instruments ...Using its Fortuna shaped pen line, Montegrappa Blue Blazer features a pen cap and body made of stainless steel that is actually burnished using a real flame. The … Continue reading A Montegrappa I may Buy

Montegrappa’s Affordable(?) Skull Pens

Looks to me like the copper version is a gussied-up version of their Moscow Mule pen, which isn't necessarily a bad thing! Montegrappa Introduces a Spooky New Scribbler Just in Time for Halloween The Merry Skull collection presents a cheerful take on a normally menacing Halloween motif. ...No stranger to the use of skulls in … Continue reading Montegrappa’s Affordable(?) Skull Pens

And if you’re not a Pirates of the Caribbean fan?

Then you probably won't love this collection. If you are a Pirates of the Caribbean fan, you’ll love this collection of pens and watches What do Pirates of the Caribbean and the art of calligraphy have in common? They both have a Montegrappa pen dedicated to them....  

Three Star Wars pens from Montegrappa

Star Wars X-Wing fountain pen will be the coolest thing on your work desk I hadn't seen any advertisements for the limited edition S.T. Dupont Star Wars X-Wing collection until I read this article.  There were 1977 pens produced, the number being the year the first Star Wars film 'Episode IV A New Hope' was … Continue reading Three Star Wars pens from Montegrappa

Two new Bugatti pens from Montegrappa

I have a yellow & black Bugatti Type 50 limited edition in a wooden car-shaped box, which dates from the 1990s or earlier.  As this was one of my early 'grail pens', I have a fondness for Bugatti-themed pens.  24 Gift Ideas: Two Limited Editions For Bugatti Owners Not a lot of detail in this … Continue reading Two new Bugatti pens from Montegrappa