The act of writing holds some nostalgia and romance in this digital world. The studied benefits of writing include - mindfulness, improving memory, leads to better thinking and communication, and can help you focus. In some cases (such as calligraphy), it is considered more art than writing.
To write, you don’t need anything other than pen and paper – but we believe that the tools you use should match your eye for design and your creative spirit.
Pens and Pencils for your Writing Style
Whether you’re writing the world’s next greatest novel, exploring your personal development through journaling, or you’re writing out lists for your week ahead; the pen you use will help create your genius in all its forms on the page.
For everyday writing, we are all most familiar with the ballpoint pen. We stock make highly refined ballpoint pens that will help you tell your story or make your list. Perfect for your everyday carry.
To learn about the difference between rollerball and ballpoint pens, we wrote an article here >>
For the artist, creative or drafter
, we stock a range of graphite pencils, mechanical and lead pencils as well as all the refills and accessories
you need to keep creating.
Pens and Paper for your Calligraphy Practice
If you want to practice your handwriting
or learn calligraphy, the calligraphy practice notepads
and Calligraphy starter kits
will have you starting with your best hand forward.
If you’re exploring the art form that is writing with ink,
you’ll find fountain pens, converters, inks and fountain pen friendly paper
to feed your new addiction (oh and welcome…)
We stock brands from all over the world – from Canadian confection Ferris Wheel Press
, Taiwanese makers Tools to Liveby
, Germany crowd favourite Kaweco
to Japanese Cult favourite for stationery addicts – Traveler’s Company.
Pens and writing instruments also make for thoughtful gifts
for someone starting a new job, graduating university or just a gift for the writer or poet in your life. Read Less