University Art

University art supply in downtown Palo Alto, near Stanford. Extensive art supply store with Private Reserve, Sheaffer & Pilot cartridge inks. Didn't see bottled ink but they have a nice selection of fountain pens in their "pen counter" near the register at the front of the store. Big selection of Lamy pens, a few Acme, Pilot/Nakimi & others plus spare nibs for many of the pens.

Tindemans Weert

Surprisingly large collection on quality pens and fountain pens, premium Visconti dealer.
Good service, decent product knowledge.
No bargains or discounts, but decent average street prices.

A lot of mixed office supplies as well, but the typical office store quality of paper.

City Stationery

Pen Brands: Lamy, Faber Castell, Parker, Waterman, Sheaffer, Cross, Platignum, Monteverde, Manuscript

Ink Brands: Lamy, Noodlers, Cross, Parker, Waterman, Sheaffer, Stuart Houghton

Paper/Stationery Brands: Moleskine, Rhodia, Clairfontaine, G.Lalo, Whitelines

Friendly staff, a special order service, repairs arranged for brands carried.


PenWorks fine writing instruments is a full service pen store with over 20 of the most popular pen brands and our own in house brand Penchetta. Choose from over 1000 fine pens. PenWorks also offers a full knife section and shaving section with shave brushes, razors, soaps and cremes.


They sell all types and styles of Fountain, Rollerball, and Ballpoint pens. ISellpens carries one of the largest selections of chinese pens in the United States. Their mission is to provide quality writing instruments and accessories for excellent value. Orders are shipped immediately and offer the good customer service.

La Couronne du Comte

Online and brick-and-mortar shop, based in the Netherlands, which offers world-wide shipping.

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