Montegrappa Game of Thrones UK stockist

Not a TV show I watch, but for those of you who do... 'Game of Thrones' coup for Harrogate shop Renowned stationer Jespers of Harrogate may be be besieged by legions of Game of Thrones fans after being named the only North Yorkshire stockist to offer some special edition pens based on the hit TV … Continue reading Montegrappa Game of Thrones UK stockist

Columbus Ohio Pen Store Owner Passes

I didn't know Jack but he sounds like, as our friend Terry says, quite a character.  I picked out what I thought were some of the more interesting and relevant (to me at least) lines in the article. Pen store’s quirky owner remembered Jack Price, the longtime owner of Vintage Fountain Pen Sales & Repair, … Continue reading Columbus Ohio Pen Store Owner Passes

Wisconsin Brick & Mortar Closing

Inevitable I guess.  When I started collecting there were at least three places in Philadelphia and now there are none, and NYC is down to one.  We still have pen shows! After 93 years, Daly's Pen Shop will close its doors for good WAUWATOSA - Daly’s Pen Shop is something of a museum. It has custom-made … Continue reading Wisconsin Brick & Mortar Closing

Pen retailer in Dallas-Fort Worth.  (Not sure that the author's characterization of $200 as "expensive" for a fountain pen is consistent with my experience though.) A shopper's guide to Daiso dollar store and its cool Carrollton center Kinokuniya Next, I go to Kinokuniya, the bookstore. It's one of the largest bookstore chains in Japan. This … Continue reading

Fountain Pen Hospital Continues to get Press

I like how this article bothers to mention Marilyn Brown, the crusty former owner of Arthur Brown in midtown. A New York Shop Is Serving As a Heal-All for Fountain Pen Connoisseurs While computers and smartphones have emerged as the champion conveyors of information, many individuals will never neglect the comfort and companionship of a … Continue reading Fountain Pen Hospital Continues to get Press