Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Top 7 Fountain Pens to Last a Lifetime

Timeless. Durable. Comfortable. Finding a pen that can stand the test of time can, well, take some time! You want something that bucks trends and has that classic appeal that will last for decades. It also needs to be made of tough stuff, to stand up to years of hard writing. Finally, it must feel good in your hand not just now, but in 20, 30, 40 years. We've put together a selection of fountain pens that you'll want to make a long term commitment to. They are stylish but not faddy, durable but not bulky, smooth writers but never boring. In short, they are the buy-it-oncer's dream pens.

Monday, November 28, 2016

New Additions to the Diamine Shimmertastic Ink Collection

Since taking the ink world by storm with their first batch of Shimmertastic ink, Diamine has been hard at work developing new shimmering inks. Well, good news, ink fanatics! We've got 12 new inks in the Diamine Shimmertastic Collection. From firestorms to enchanted oceans, these new inks bring unique color & sheen combinations with them.

A Goulet Life: Writing Our Values

Here at GPC, we've got some core values that drive our company. Our employees wanted to show those off using some awesome pen & inks. Enjoy! :)

Here's the full breakdown of the pens & inks used:
Work Hard - J. Herbin Rouge Hematite - Noodler's Ahab - Katy (Customer Care Team)
Be Honest - Pelikan Aquamarine - Faber Castell Loom Medium - Jenni (Media)
Be Flexible - Diamine Oxford Blue - Noodler's Neponset - Madigan (Media)
Trust is Our Currency - Noodler's Apache Sunset - Lamy Al-Star 1.9 - Sarah (Media)
Work as a Team - J.Herbin Caroube de Chypre - Lamy Safari Dark Lilac Broad - Margaret (Media)
Empower Through Education - Pilot Take-Sumi - Noodler's Nib Creaper - Whitney (Media)
Express Gratitude - Pelikan 4001 Violet - Lamy 1.1 - Susan (Customer Care Team)
Serve With Passion - Noodler's X-Feather - TWSBI Eco - Broad - Jenni (Media)
Care -  Noodlers Hellfire - Noodler's Ahab With Untipped Flex Nib - Madigan (Media)

To learn more about The Goulet Pen Company, check out our 'About Us' page:

Friday, November 11, 2016

Goulet Q&A Episode 145, Open Forum

In this episode, I talk about how I use my inks, choosing between a Pilot Custom 74 and Vanishing Point, and the future of online retail...

Friday, November 4, 2016

Goulet Q&A Episode 144, Open Forum

In this episode, I talk about great first demonstrator pens, work friendly permanent inks, and my advice for building a great customer service team.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Introducing the Conklin Nighthawk!

This Conklin Nighthawk is inspired by the Monteverde Invincia Deluxe Nighthawk, an exclusive design of ours back in 2013. We’ve taken elements of the design and incorporated it into a whole new pen, and we're very excited to share it with you.