Goldspot Pens Magazine of Pens, Inks and Fine Writing Gifts

Unboxing $33,000 of Fountain Pens - Namiki Yukari 100th Anniversary Seven Gods

Unboxing $33,000 of Fountain Pens - Namiki Yukari 100th Anniversary Seven Gods

In 2018, Pilot Japan celebrated its 100th anniversary of manufacturing world-class writing instruments. To commemorate the centennial, Pilot commi...
Goldspot Pens Calligraphy Challenge

Goldspot Pens Calligraphy Challenge

In celebration of National Handwriting Day, we're hosting a challenge to reimagine the Goldspot Pens logo using your fountain pens and calligraphy tools.
Fountain Pens Demystified - Fine Pens for Beginners

Fountain Pens Demystified - Fine Pens for Beginners

This is the first installment of Goldspot Pens' beginner series on fine writing pens. Chances are, if you've stumbled across this post, you mig...
Pen Talk: Interview with Montegrappa CEO Giuseppe Aquila at Stout NYC

Pen Talk: Interview with Montegrappa CEO Giuseppe Aquila at Stout NYC

On Monday, May 14th, we had the pleasure of traveling to New York City for the first Montegrappa Passport Series tour meetup at Stout NYC. Ther...
Guide to Pelikan's Modern Piston Fill Fountain Pens

Guide to Pelikan's Modern Piston Fill Fountain Pens

Many writers, after experiencing the allure of entry-level German brands like Lamy, Kaweco and Faber-Castell, often look at Pelikan as the next le...
Guide to Faber Castell Writing Instruments

Guide to Faber Castell Writing Instruments

This week, we're exploring the German-made Faber-Castell brand of fine writing instruments, including some of their most enjoyed designs in the Amb...
Sailor 1911 Fountain Pen Buyer's Guide

Sailor 1911 Fountain Pen Buyer's Guide

Konnichiwa pen pals, We're excited to talk about the latest Sailor 1911 North American exclusive - Anchor Gray. Sailor is following up the baby blu...
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 qu...
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...
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...