Founded in 1919 in Japan, Platinum pens are designed with both traditional and modern techniques. The Maki-e pens feature classic Japanese motifs using a technique from the Tempyro Era (710-794). Prices range from the affordable Plaisir fountain pen ideal for children (£10) to the ornate Fuji Raijin pen covered with fragments of gold leaf. All Platinum pens feature high quality nibs, their music nib coveted for its extra smooth ink flow. We stock Platinum ink cartridges, converters and bottled ink.
It was with a great deal of anticipation that I was handed my brand new Platinum #3776 Century Pen to review to my heart’s content. Not only that, I was asked if it could accompany me on my recent t... Read More
There’s a norm when it comes to pen ink. The same drab and dreary blacks and blues day after day.
Every now and again at Pen Heaven we get bored of this and we think wouldn’t it be lovely if ev... Read More
What inspires the design of a new writing instrument? I suppose it’s true most pens are created to fulfil a function, but some are inspired by great works of art or perhaps an image of natural beaut... Read More