It’s easy to think the art of letter writing has been lost thanks to the convenience of email and social media; that we’re all after instant communication and gratification these days. Our attention spans are shorter than ever, so we don’t want to wait weeks for a response when we could just wait minutes instead.
The art of handwriting is still very much alive and well at luxury pen boutique Penfriend. The store has been selling vintage and contemporary pens for more than 60 years and stocks an impressive range of both; indeed, more than a thousand vintage fountain pens, ballpoints and pencils can be found on its shelves. The … Read more Penfriend for luxury writing instruments in Mayfair