If you are looking for ideas for gifts for Dad, a pen is an excellent idea, especially if he enjoys writing, note-taking or uses pens frequently. The best pen to choose will depend on how, where and when he will use it. This guide will help you find the perfect gift.
Ballpoint pens are a popular choice for everyday use as they are extremely reliable and have the longest refill life of any type of pen. At The Pen Shop, you’ll find an excellent selection of ballpoint pen brands. If you’re looking for a premium brand, we suggest looking at Montblanc and Cross, and we also stock many more affordable options, such as Parker, Lamy, and Waterman.
The Waterman Hemisphere Stainless Steel GT Ballpoint Pen is a stylish piece with a stunning gold trim. It is a practical pen which fits easily in any pocket or bag and combines tradition and elegance with fashion and refinement.
If Dad appreciates a classic writing experience, a fountain pen will make an elegant, sophisticated gift. We stock a wide range of reputable brands, including Montegrappa, Tibaldi, Parker, Montblanc, Hugo Boss and Waterman.
Parker 51 Midnight Blue and Chrome Fountain Pen – This fountain pen features a streamlined silhouette and an iconic 18k solid gold nib. It is hand assembled using durable precious resin, and the chiselled cap is decorated with a complementary metallic jewel. Inspired by the past yet fit for the future, this distinctive pen comes presented in a smart gift box.
Rollerball pens make excellent gifts for dad as they offer a smooth and effortless writing experience. They are often considered a convenient alternative to a fountain pen and are a popular choice for quality and comfort. The Pen Shop stocks an extensive collection of rollerball pens from brands such as Montblanc, Lamy, Cross and Parker.
Montblanc Meisterstuck Classique Black Gold Trim Rollerball Pen – This is one Montblanc’s most famous pens and is of the finest pens available. It is a great choice if you are looking for something extra special. Made from black, precious resin and with three gold-plated rings which are embossed with the Montblanc brand name, it is luxurious and sophisticated. It even has its own serial number, making this a truly unique gift for Dad. It is presented in a Montblanc gift box.
We have a wide range of engravable pens and pen boxes so you can personalise your gift. You can add up to 15 characters, so consider engraving your Dad’s name, his initials or a meaningful message. This will make your gift even more thoughtful and will be a reminder of your love every time your Dad uses it.
We hope this guide has given you some inspiration and helped you choose the right pen. If you need any more help with finding gifts for Dad, we are always happy to answer any queries you may have, so please don’t hesitate to contact us.