Goldspot Pens Magazine of Pens, Inks and Fine Writing Gifts

Top 5 Pens and Inks of 2017 so far

Top 5 Pens and Inks of 2017 so far

The Summer is usually the time of year when there's a lull in the world of pens. Most manufacturers are gearing up for back-to-school & 4th qua...
Summer 2017 Mystery Dip

Summer 2017 Mystery Dip

We're celebrating the spirit of summer with our seasonal Mystery Dip box, which includes a treasure trove of fine writing goods. This set of surpri...
Level Up your Writing with Complimentary Pen Gifts

Level Up your Writing with Complimentary Pen Gifts

We love a good surprise. Especially when it involves a new pen or ink arriving at our office when we weren't expecting it. Such is the case with t...
The Bulletproof Father's Day Pen Gift Guide 2017

The Bulletproof Father's Day Pen Gift Guide 2017

Dads can sometimes be notoriously difficult to shop for. If yours is anything like mine, he doesn't have much of a wishlist. Whenever he wants some...
Writer's Showcase of New Pens - May 2017

Writer's Showcase of New Pens - May 2017

It's Thursday, May 11th. Typically, I (Tom) would be getting ready to broadcast the live Writer's Showcase on the Goldspot Facebook page. This week...
Pelikan M800 Raden Royal Gold Fountain Pen Preview

Pelikan M800 Raden Royal Gold Fountain Pen Preview

Prepare for your jaws to be dropped and your wallet to scream. Pelikan's 2017 Raden limited edition is as stunning as it is regal. The M800 Royal G...
Sailor's Original Jentle Inks Revived!

Sailor's Original Jentle Inks Revived!

I jumped for jubilant joy when I saw this e-mail appear in my inbox this morning from Itoya, Sailor's US distributor. Although I'm still working of...
Pull up a chair - Van Gogh's latest pen masterpiece

Pull up a chair - Van Gogh's latest pen masterpiece

You don't need to be an artist to appreciate the bold, colorful design of the Visconti Van Gogh collection. The variegated acrylic resin used to cr...
Lamy Petrol Bottled Ink Issue

Lamy Petrol Bottled Ink Issue

Sometimes, making a mistake with ink can lead to inky fingers and stained fingers. We made a regretful mistake that involved one of this year's mos...
An Elegant Addition to the Visconti Homo Sapiens Collection

An Elegant Addition to the Visconti Homo Sapiens Collection

The Visconti Homo Sapiens is the fabled "grail pen" that is sought after by many pen enthusiasts as a top-level achievement in their hobby. There's...
What to get the Grad - 2017 Pen Gift Guide

What to get the Grad - 2017 Pen Gift Guide

A graduation gift marks the achievement of learning. It gets us ready for the next step while acting as a sentimental memento to honor how far we'v...
How to Make Bullet Journaling a Productive Habit

How to Make Bullet Journaling a Productive Habit

If you've already consumed some information on Bullet Journaling, you may have already seen that the practice of Bullet Journaling exists on a spec...