Kolkata, India

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Once every often one comes across a pen that turns conventional thinking on its head. To me that happened the other day when I stumbled upon the IWI pens in the Penspecials office in Kolkata. “IWI? What on Earth is that” you are thinking? Let me give you the same pinch, for that is exactly…
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Kaweco – the Kaiser

Kaweco is one brand that is seeped in history. It started its journey from Heidelberg in Germany in 1883 and though it has changed hands many times since then, neither has the brand lost its iconic status, nor has the quality of its products come in for questioning, ever. As a matter of fact, it…
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Christmas Treats, Jingle Bells and Conway Stewart Winston Cherry Red

Christmas is coming. That means a lot of sweets, stuffing, and gifts are on our way! Well, Conway Stewart has found a way to make this magical time even more enchanting and thrilling. The brand has introduced the Conway Stewart Winston Cherry Red as its limited-edition Christmas Pen 2021. Hearing jingle bells already, you wish!…
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Dilip Basak, Ma Durga and the hand-made pen for a daughter!

Dilip Basak, Ma Durga and the hand-made pen for a daughter! A father’s love turned to perfection to celebrate the homecoming of Bengal’s daughter! I have never seen a fountain pen being made before my eyes. Thus, when I got the chance, to see ace craftsman Dilip Basak turn a fountain pen as I waited,…
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