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Visconti Van Gogh Pen - Souvenir de Mauve - Holiday Gift Set

Are you looking for that perfect Christmas gift this season? Then check out this luxury pen by Visconti the leader in fine pens.

Visconti Vincent Van Gogh Holiday Pen Set

Vincent Van Gogh is considered one of the reference painters in the history of art and he has inspired this very successful Visconti pen collection. Visconti re-imagined the colors, texture and emotions used by Van Gogh. The collection is a tribute to the Impressionist art, and it is one of the icons of Visconti and its international success has no flex. Each year Visconti adds a new model inspired to the most famous paintings of Van Gogh. Visconti plan aims to arrive to a total of 12 models.

Made from natural resin uniquely mixed to represent palettes of oil paint, this pen utilizes Visconti's eighteen-faceted design, with the many edges enhancing its vivid colors. The meticulous selection of resins and their color mix is one of the major innovations introduced by this line. It is enriched with a dedicated ring decorated with the name of the painting inspiring the pen. On the cap the famous My Pen System, allowing to each regular pen of Visconti to be personalized. The clip is unique to Visconti and reveals the origin of the brand as it takes inspiration from the Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge) in Florence.

As a special order for this holiday season, the Visconti Vincent Van Gogh pen comes in a special gift box that includes a matching bottle of a new Visconti ink.



Greg Elam – GetSpecific Website Marketing
Content Writer – Bittner Fine Pens

  • Anh Nguyen

Luxury Pens From Outer Space - $90,000 Moon Rocks

Luxury Pens From Outer Space - $90,000 Moon Rocks
  • Anh Nguyen

Bentley Teams Up With Graf von Faber Castell Pens

Luxury car maker Bentley Motors and luxury pen maker Graf von Faber Castell have teamed up to produce a classic pen collection that is not only beautiful and writes like no other but captures the essence that both brands exuberate. For Faber Castell pens this marks an historic turn in the company’s 257-year history, as it’s the first time the German based pen company has partnered with a U.K. brand. On interesting side note, the world-renowned luxury car maker, whose has four main car model lines based in Crewe, England is celebrating their 100-year anniversary next year.

Geography and core product ranges aside, “Bentley and Graf von Faber Castell share many things in common,” says Count Charles von Faber-Castell, Head of Premium: “Many years of tradition shaped by individuals, unique design, uncompromising quality and understated elegance.”

The fountain pen has a rhodium plated steel nub and the rollerball and ballpoint pens also have several of the design cues found in luxury cars. For example, the pen cap is finished with distinctive knurling along the distinctive Bently ‘B”. There is a grill inspired diamond pattern is seen in the refined guilloche on the barrel of the pen giving it that polished chromed look of a luxury vehicle.

“Infusing other products with Bentley’s DNA is no easy task,” explains Chris Cooke, Head of Product Design at Bentley Motors. “But we managed it with our ‘Graf von Faber Castell pens for Bentley’ collection.”

Graf von Faber Castell pens signature style is clearly on display in such details as the solid sprung pen clip, the platinum-plated accents and their unique elegant profile—all well-known cues within the Graf von Faber Castell pen line. Thus, the design of the pens was a collaborative effort, says Sheila Hopkins, national sales director, Faber Castell premium writing instruments.


Greg Elam – GetSpecific Website Marketing
Content Writer – Bittner Fine Pens

  • Detlef Bittner

Luxury Fountain Pens Market Expected To Grow 5% from 2017-2021

Luxury Fountain Pens

Based on the most recent market study the global luxury pens industry is expected to grow at a CAGR near 5% for the years 2017-2021. The report shows an in-depth analysis of the luxury pens market including high-end fountain pens and the forecasted revenue and market trends from the United States and around the World.

One leading analyst stated, ““The increase in the use of pens as promotional products by corporates is expected to be one of the major drivers for the growth of the market during the forecast period. The vendors in the market focus on making their products ergonomic and environment friendly by using biodegradable raw materials such as recycled paper, recycled plastic, cornstarch, sustainable bamboo, and FSC-certified wood.” 

The market research analysis categorizes the global luxury pen market into the following product segments. They are:

  • Fountain pen
  • Ballpoint pen
  • Rollerball pen
  • Fine liner pen


Global luxury fountain pens market

Back in 2016 the luxury fountain pens industry made up for the maximum share of profits in the global luxury pens market, where the highest demand came from consumers in the United States and those from China. The study shows that consumers in both countries are more likely to buy luxury fountain pens as gifts for others. I must admit a high-end luxury pen would make an awesome birthday, graduation, retirement, promotion or Christmas gift.

Luxury fountain pens because of their high quality and craftsmanship will last longer than other pens. The nibs of these luxury pens are made of 18k gold, platinum, steel, silver other precious materials. These pens use high quality ink by use of a converter, a cartridge, or an internal piston filling system.

Some of the Top luxury fountain pens vendors are:

  • T. Cross Company
  • Josef Lamy
  • Montegrappa
  • Montblanc International
  • Newell Brands
  • T. Dupont


Greg Elam – GetSpecific Website Marketing
Content Writer - Bittner Fine Pens

  • Detlef Bittner