It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

In this blog post, we’re highlighting our top 10 picks for fountain pen holiday gifts in the category: Gifts Under $500.

Gifts Under $500

In no particular order, here are ten of our favorite fountain pen-related gifts under $500!

Pilot Custom 823

This vacuum-filling Pilot Custom 823 fountain pen comes in a translucent amber brown color with gold trim, or a translucent smoky grey color with silver trim. It has a 14kt gold nib and comes packaged in a gift box with a bottle of ink, for $288.

Pilot Custom 823

 

Montegrappa Elmo

The Elmo is one of Montegrappa’s most affordable fountain pens. Available in a wide variety of unique colorful resins, including multiple Goulet Pens exclusive colors, this cartridge/converter fountain pen features a #6 JoWo steel nib. Normally starting at $199, several colors are currently on sale for less!

Montegrappa Elmo Chrysocolla

 

Platinum #3776 Century

This year’s annual limited edition Platinum #3776 Century is the Shiun, a gorgeous translucent lavender color with many facets. Now available for $376.

 

Pineider Avatar Deluxe

Featuring Pineider’s soft 14kt gold Quill nib, the Pineider Avatar Deluxe┬áis a joy to write with. Made of virtually unbreakable resin and accented by gold trim, it also features a magnetic twist cap. Available for $294.40.

 

Diplomat Aero

Beloved by many and growing in popularity, the Zeppelin-inspired Diplomat Aero comes in a wide variety of anodized aluminum colors. It features a smooth writing #6 JoWo steel nib, with some colors also available with a 14kt gold nib. Starting at $156.

Diplomat Aero

 

LAMY 2000

One of our best sellers year after year, the LAMY 2000 is an iconic fountain pen. Made from a combination of black polycarbonate and brushed stainless steel, this minimalistic pen comes with a hooded 14kt gold nib. Starting at $199.20.

LAMY 2000

 

Sailor 1911

Newly added to our store this year, the Sailor 1911 has been a new favorite of many. The smaller 1911S features a 14kt gold nib, while the larger 1911L has a 21kt gold nib. With many colors and nib sizes to choose from, you can’t go wrong. Starting at $180.

Sailor 1911L

 

Conklin Endura Abalone

An incredible value for the price, the brand new Conklin Endura in Abalone is in a league all its own. It comes equipped with a smooth writing #6 JoWo steel nib. Available for $116.

Conklin Endura Abalone

 

Pilot Falcon

Newly released in Blue and Purple, this popular fountain pen features a resin body and a soft 14kt gold nib for some line variation when writing. A pleasure to write with, the Pilot Falcon is available for $180.

Pilot Falcon

 

Pilot Vanishing Point

The most iconic retractable fountain pen, the Pilot Vanishing Point is one of our most popular models and a favorite among many. With its 18kt gold nib, this pen starts at $156.

 

Be sure to check out more of our picks for Gifts Under $500 on our website, as well as our other Holiday Gift Guides by price.

Write On,
Rachel Goulet