Weekend Sojourn: Montegrappa Celebrates St. Moritz with New Limited Edition Writing Instruments

 |  July 8th, 2012

Montegrappa, Italy’s revered manufacturer of writing instruments introduces a new quartet of pens for 2012 to honor and capture the essence of St. Moritz. This Swiss destination in the Engadin Valley began to prosper more 150 years ago, when it not only became known as a prestigious ski resort, but also launched the Alps as the newest vacationing spot. It is the home of ice-skating championships, golf tournaments, and the first horse race through snow. This area has been portrayed…

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Off the Cuff: Montegrappa NeroUno – Uno Delight!

 |  May 11th, 2012

For the past few weeks, Atimelyperspective has been testing the boldly beautiful Montegrappa NeroUno timepiece, which is sold in a superb set along with matching cufflinks and a chic black resin Montegrappa NeroUno fountain pen.  Montegrappa is known the world over for its fine Italian craftsmanship in writing instruments, with luminaries and dignitaries from around the world writing with these instruments. In fact, during World War I, both Ernest Hemingway and John Dos Passos were volunteer ambulance drivers on the…

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