Monthly Archives: February 2014

Why use calligraphy today?

Why use calligraphy today?

Did you know that the word ‘calligraphy’ literally means beautiful writing? When it comes down to it, that’s exactly what it is, with its eloquent swirls, dancing curves and fine lines, calligraphy really is an art of writing. But why use it today? Although of course, the chance to actually…
Five most Expensive Pens in the World

Five most Expensive Pens in the World

Though of course, you can pick up a very amicable pen from our store for as little as £20, like anything in life, you can also get pens fetching hundreds of thousands, even millions of pounds. From pens with diamonds, pens with carat gold plating and pens with rubies and…
Introducing the real pens of the future

Introducing the real pens of the future

It has been the dream of many aspiring writers, of a pen that never runs out of ink. Well, if you have ever dreamt this fantasy yourself, the good news is that this is now a reality. Car design company Pininfarina have this month unveiled at the global stationery trade…
What is a digital pen, and is it the future?

What is a digital pen, and is it the future?

A question that has plagued the thoughts of many capable minds over the past few years, is ‘what in the world is a digital pen?’ Of course, to be a digital entity, you have to be electronic, but to be a pen, you have to be, well, not electronic. A…