A big part of the fun of using fountain pens is writing with any color of the rainbow.
Seriously, any color you can think of exists in best fountain pen ink form.
New colors are dropping regularly from all parts of the world. There are ink manufacturers in the USA, Australia, South Korea, Italy, Germany, Japan, France, and more! Each brand produces ink with its unique characteristics and traits.
With thousands of inks to choose from, how does one even know where to begin?
In this post, we’ll share our top 5 bestselling fountain pen inks of 2024 (so far) as well as our top 5 most popular inks, and my (Tom’s) 5 favorite inks. Using these 15 inks as a starting point, we’ll make some suggestions on how you can continue your journey into the world of best fountain pen ink to explore new colors you’ll love.
If you’re new to fountain pen inks and aren’t familiar with the terms I use in this post, you can read the Beginner’s Guide to Fountain Pen Inks here.
5 Best Fountain Pen Inks of 2024 (so far)
Here are our best-selling fountain pen inks introduced in 2023. To be considered for this list, the ink had to be introduced in 2023 (or late 2022).