Inside Look: Montegrappa Fountain Pens

 In the fall of 2019, Brian Goulet and Drew (our Customer Relationship Manager) traveled to Italy and during their trip, they were fortunate enough to travel to Bassano Del Grappa in Northern Italy, home of the Montegrappa headquarters. An amazing facility run by an inspiring leader in a stunningly beautiful town, the experience was truly unforgettable. The opportunity to hear the story and see the magic behind such a prolific brand was something we wanted to share with you, so we did our best to do just that. We hope you enjoy it! Write on, The Goulet Pen Company

2022-01-14T21:03:40-05:00March 27th, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|0 Comments

Sailor Brand Overview

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we are now authorized Sailor retailers! In this video and blog, we'll talk about our initial offerings, compare each of the pen models, and give an overview of each of the 7 nib sizes. Over the last few years, we've been building a new relationship with the team at Sailor and Itoya of America, the US distributor. We are all excited to finally bring this partnership to fruition, and work together to do all we can to best represent and grow this brand. We've been keeping this launch secret for the last few [...]

2022-01-14T17:57:13-05:00March 19th, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|1 Comment

The Platinum Prefounte!

 The Platinum Prefounte is a new affordable starter pen that is reliable, colorful, and easy to use! It is a model designed more for adults while retaining the basic functions of the Preppy fountain pen. It's available in several colors including Vermilion Orange, Crimson Red, Dark Emerald, Night Sea, and Graphite Blue. The Prefounte fountain pen is equipped with Platinum's “Slip & Seal Mechanism” that prevents ink from drying out in the pen with the cap on for one year. It accepts proprietary Platinum ink cartridges (one blue-black cartridge is included) or a Platinum converter (sold separately) to fill [...]

2022-01-14T21:03:40-05:00March 12th, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|0 Comments

S.T. Dupont Fountain Pens

It's always exciting anytime we can offer a new brand at Goulet Pens. S.T. Dupont joined our lineup back in December 2019 and it is a company located in Faverges, France near the French Alps that makes simply stunning and classy fountain pens. Their pens are world famous and many are chosen and used by Royals and celebrities. Their classic Line D collection shows their close attention to detail and knowledge of precise engineering. The Line D writes with a smooth 14kt gold nib and is crafted from brass and then finished with expertly applied urushi lacquer. They are available [...]

2022-01-14T21:03:40-05:00March 4th, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|0 Comments

Sneak Peek: LAMY Safari Candy Collection!

 Last year LAMY wow'ed us with their three LAMY Safari Pastel special edition fountain pens. This year they're at it again with three new special edition colors: the LAMY Safari Candy collection! Introducing: Aquamarine, Mango, and Violet. All three colors have a new feature for an annual special edition fountain pen – the clip and finial are the same color as the matte barrel and cap of the pen. All in all, it's a very cool look.   Aquamarine While the name Aquamarine has been used in a past Safari special edition from 2011, this is not the same [...]

2022-01-14T21:03:40-05:00March 2nd, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|0 Comments

Inside Look: Aurora Fountain Pens

 In October of 2019, Brian and Drew had the opportunity to tour the Aurora Pens' factory in Torino, Italy. Aurora celebrated their 100th anniversary last year and has been a staple in the fountain pen world throughout their history creating unique pen models made with in-house manufacturing. On this trip, they were granted complete access as they toured the facility, museum, and factory. Get a closer look at Aurora's commitment to writing with an amazing museum that celebrates not just Aurora but writing instruments throughout the last century. See what goes into the design process for their amazing pens [...]

2022-01-14T21:03:40-05:00February 25th, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|0 Comments

Montegrappa Queen and Winter is Here Limited Edition Pens

Montegrappa has never been a brand to shy away from the extravagant and opulent when it comes to fountain pen designs. New to Goulet Pens in 2020 are two new designs that will appeal to fans around the world while showcasing a craftsmanship and attention to detail worthy of the price tag. The Montegrappa Queen: A Night at the Opera celebrates Queen's amazing musical career with a showstopping pen. Each fountain pen features sterling silver and enameled resin body, sterling silver trim, and a crown studded with blue sapphires, rubies, and diamonds. The design is inspired by the album A [...]

2022-01-14T21:03:40-05:00February 5th, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|1 Comment

Platinum Curidas

We've got exciting fountain pen news, the Platinum Curidas is now available! The Platinum Curidas offers all the convenience of a click rollerball but with the smooth writing experience of a fountain pen! It comes with a steel nib available in extra-fine, fine, and medium. You'll be able to use Platinum cartridges or a Platinum converter (both included) and something else that's unique is that it comes with a clip removal tool if you want to remove the silver clip.      The Curidas comes in five colors including Prism Crystal, Graphite Smoke, Urban Green, Abyss Blue, and Gran Red. [...]

2022-01-14T21:03:41-05:00January 27th, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|0 Comments

New Goulet Pens Exclusive: Monty Winnfield

We're very excited to announce our latest exclusive fountain pen opportunity, we've partnered with Monty Winnfield, a Colorado-based company specializing in rings and fine writing instruments. As of the date of publishing, this pen model is only available at Goulet Pens. We're excited to introduce the pen called Highwater. Read on to learn more about the brand, the pens, and their historical connections. Brand History Jeremiah Hackett, the creator of Monty Winnfield (a name which he chose as an homage to his dogs), began his career in high end automotive and motorcycle machined parts, handcrafting them with meticulous attention to [...]

2022-01-14T21:03:41-05:00January 24th, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|0 Comments

Edison Nouveau Premiere Aquarius (Winter 2020 Edition)

** Update: As of February 2020, the Edison Nouveau Premiere Aquarius is now available! ** For six years now, we've been releasing a seasonal edition of our exclusive Edison Nouveau Premiere fountain pen. Some seasons even two colors, for a total of 26 so far. You can view all the past editions here. This 27th will be our final seasonal edition of the Premiere. However, don't despair -- special editions of the Edison Nouveau Premiere aren't going away. We're just making a decision to stop doing seasonal editions in large batches, in favor of more limited editions with unique materials. [...]

2022-01-14T21:03:41-05:00January 22nd, 2020|Pen News, Pen Reviews, Product Reviews|0 Comments
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