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Conklin Duragraph Nights Pen Review

Conklin Duragraph Nights Pen Review

What better way to let your hair down, loosen your tie, and cut loose! The Conklin Duragraph Nights is a relatively new pen design that we show...

Top 5 Blue Pens to Cure the Blues


Blue, Blue & More Blue


Looking over all the new pens that have been launched by the greatest pen-makers like Pelikan, Pilot, Conklin and more, we've noticed a great deal of blue this year. Without further adieu, let's check out all the awesome blue pens that are currently available :


Pilot Vanishing Point Matte Blue Fountain Pen (View)
2016's latest line extension of the ever-popular Pilot Vanishing...

Conklin Mark Twain Crescent Filling Fountain Pen Review

Few pen manufacturers have the legacy of the Conklin Pen Co, established in 1898 with a prolific spokesman like Mark Twain. The renown American author sang praises for the Conklin crescent filling fountain pen, as it was rare back then that a fountain pen would actually hold it's own ink. The current-day Conklin Pen Co, based in Canoga Park, California, created a replica of this same design that...

Pen Spotlight - Pen World Nominations, Beatles and Contest Ending

Good morning y'all,

Hope that everyone is alright after that last hit of winter wonderland the other day in the northeast. It seems that the snow just doesn't know when to stop this year. A quick update this Saturday morning:

The 2011 Academy Awards weren't the only nominations going out this week. Delta and Conklin have received a total of five nominations for the Seventeenth Annual Readers’ Choice...

Conklin Endura Patriot Red Ballpoint Review




The "New" Conklin Endura is part of the re-release campaign by Yafa Pen Co., distributors of Monteverde and Delta pens. Last year, they bought the Conklin brand, which was often wrought with quality control issues. As part of their "refresh" of the brand, Yafa produced the Endura, along with the popular Mark Twain Crescent and Herringbonecollections. For the most part, the overall "look" is almost...

Weekend Pen Spotlight

Finally, the floods have subsided in New Jersey and we've been treated with beautiful weather the last few days. Spring is coming and new releases are debuting every week on our store. Recently, we added the new Conklin Mark Twain Crescent Pens and Herringbone Pens. A quick note about the new Conklin : it is now being manufactured by the same company that brings us Monteverde. This means higher...