Gift Guide: Best Fountain Pens Under $200
I can officially say I know more about fountain pens than I care to admit. In doing research for this article about the best fountain pens under $200, I was astonished to find out that one could buy a pen for as much as this Namaki Emporer fountain pen ! (Hint: it is priced in the high 4 figures)
My preference to use some pens over others (usually the 99 cent variety) stems from how certain pens feel in my hand, and how effortlessly the ink seems to flow onto the paper. Yes, people still do write with pen and ink!
So why all the pen talk?
Well, sometimes there is an unofficial gift exchange on the wedding day between the bride and groom. Although not necessary, it can be fun to give a keepsake token to your special someone on your big day. I am putting together a couple of articles to show different styles and top suggestions for gift worthy pens for such a formal occasion.
Let’s start off with the article below that gives you the top fountain pens within a budget of $100 – $200.
Fact: The first fountain pen was introduced in the 1880s
Benefit: Pleasure of expressing liquid ink and flexible nib accentuates personal expression
Drawback: They do require a little skill and maintenance care
5 Top Fountain Pens Under $200
1) Lamy 2000
2) Pilot Vanishing Point Collection
3) Pelikan M200 Fountain Pen
4) Parker Sonnet Fountain Pen
5) Sailor 1911S Fountain Pen
Phew! That is enough fountain pen talk for one day. I think I will take a break from the computer and go hand write a few Christmas cards! 😉