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MONTEGRAPPA: BLACK GOLD FEVER

Montegrappa is pleased to announce a diminutive arrival with a bomb potential that’ s proving difficult not to describe as “cute” and “yummy”! The new Black Felicità is like a bar of Black Chocolate, small and vigorous, makes your heart race and keeps your brain running! Made in velvety-pastel Black resin with yellow gold –

MONTEGRAPPA NURTURES MEXICAN YOUNG TALENT

To support the growth and development of youth has always been an interest of Montegrappa. Some of the efforts that exceed the regular activities of the company as pen makers have been the support and patronage of projects and young people that excel in diverse disciplines among their communities.   Carlos Maldonado Lara is a

Montegrappa – AS TIMES GO BY … THE REMINISCENCE RETURNS

A century after it first appeared, an ageless Montegrappa classic has returned. Launched in 1915, its creators could not have known that they designed an enduring masterpiece that would even find resonance in its name: Reminiscence. This evergreen Elmo & Montegrappa writing instrument, from the early days of both the fountain pen and Montegrappa itself,

MONTEGRAPPA SCORES FOR UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

TROPHY COLLECTION As an official licensee for the UEFA Champions League, Montegrappa is proud to announce a new pen collection certain to appeal to fans of “the beautiful game.” The new collection is aptly called “trophy” and will be offered as a fountain pen, rollerball and ballpoint. Sleek and handsome, the Trophy pen will be

MONTEGRAPPA: A BLAST FROM THE PAST

While fountain pens are intrinsically “retro” by nature, the technology has evolved over the millennium since the first pen appeared with its own ink reservoir first. The modern fountain pen has been refined to a state where contemporary materials, new inks and other advances have eliminated any operational issues, while the form has embraced everything

MIGHTER THAN THE SWORD?

Around the world, millions of fans tuned in to the action-packed season seven finale of Game of Thrones® this summer. To tide viewers over until season 8, Montegrappa introduces a new set of officially-authorised Game of Thrones writing instruments, called “Westeros” after the continent that is to King’s Landing, Dorne, the Iron Islands and other

MONTEGRAPPA UNVEILS GENIO CREATIVO: ANTONIO CANOVA

To honour the world’s greatest artists, writers and thinkers, Montegrappa created the Genio Creativo series of pens. Each represents the achievements of an intellectual or artistic giant in a writing instrument that embodies the spirit of a specific work, as interpreted by Montegrappa’s artisans. Joining writer and philosopher Kahlil Gibran and the artist Vecellio Tiziano,

MONTEGRAPPA FLASHES THE PEACE SIGN

As the world celebrates the half-century that has passed since the Summer of Love, the circular symbol that embodied it – the peace sign – has increased in relevance. The peace sign, celebrating 60 years since its creation in 2018, is one of the most instantly-identifiable designs of the 20th century, pre-dating emojis, and inspiring

FORTUNA BRINGS A SMILE TO YOUR WRITING

As rictuses go, it’s a joyous one: despite the usual horror connotations associated with skulls, the dominant, deliciously ironic image embracing everything from the pirates’ Jolly Roger to heavy metal band logos to military squadron patches is the laughing skull. It says much about the human anatomy that, removed of its covering, the bare skull

MONTEGRAPPA – LOVE WRITING

Something curious is happening in the world of technology. Some call it “the revenge of analogue”, while an entire movement – the city dwellers known as “hipsters” – has based an entire lifestyle on a return to a truly simple set of values: quality over expediency. None can deny the usefulness of music streaming, time-shifted