Fountain Pens

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We are specialists in fountain pens and carefully select the best models of fountain pen based on excellent writing performance and value for money. If you need help in choosing the right pen for you (or buying a fountain pen as a gift) take a look at our buyer's guide. The product filters enable you to narrow down your perfect choice from our vast ranges of fountain pens by selecting price, nib width, nib material, filling type and style.  Fountain pens (sometimes called "ink pens") still represent the pinnacle of writing performance and comfort as the nib glides effortlessly across the paper requiring very little pressure from the writer's hand.

Some of our favourites for budget pens are the Lamy Safari, the TWSBI Diamond 580 and the TWSBI Eco. In the mid range Edison Collier and the Sailor Professional Gear Slim are hard to beat. For high end fountain pens our top picks are the Pelikan M1000 and the Conway Stewart Churchill or Sailor King of Pen. Looking for best everyday carry (EDC) pens? Check out a Kaweco Sport or Lamy Studio.

Our premium fountain pens undergo thorough testing and nib tuning prior to dispatch to guarantee you perfect writing performance (you don't have to ask for nib tuning, it's always been our standard procedure). We don't just pick a box off a shelf and send it to you, we guarantee it will write the best it can. We also offer custom italic nibs so if you require this service please e-mail for more information.

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Review By simon cooney,
The Writing Desk are always a pleasure to shop with . I recently bought a TWSBI Diamond 580 and it w ...
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Review By Steven Laverty,
I bought myself a Lamy 2000 Multisystem Pen for my 40th birthday from The Writing Desk's website. T ...
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Review By Mark Brailsford,
What a lovely buying experience! Ordered my Pelikan M805 and 3 bottles of Diamine ink on friday and ...