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Lanier Pens, art deco details accent beautiful exotic wood pens

Lanier Pens. Midnight Raven Burl fountain pen with Art Deco accents.

For pen collectors and art collectors alike, the Art Deco pens from Lanier Pens are sure to get compliments. Lanier is a brand of luxury pen specializing in hand-tooled writing instruments made of exotic woods. Jim Lanier started Lanier Pens in 2005 out of his home workshop. Since then, the business has grown to worldwide …

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Superior Writing Instruments that Celebrate Music, Food, and Story-telling

Montegrappa Tchaikovsky White Swan and Black Swan pens. Photo: © Montegrappa

Text by Showable Art. Luxury pen designer Montegrappa celebrates the superior work of artistic creators with various collections of luxury pens, four of which are presented in this article. Montegrappa pens are for people who get excited by the script of a finely crafted writing instrument. The feeling is much like witnessing a spectacular musical …

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The Breitling Superocean Heritage II shows a legacy with modern technology

Breitling Superocean Heritage II B01 Chronograph 44 with blue dial and Ocean Classic steel bracelet

Text by Showable Art. First available in 1957, the watches of the original Breitling Superocean collection were intended for professional divers. These early Swiss watches have become collectible, with some models trading near six figures. In 2007, the Superocean Heritage I collection honored the 50th anniversary of the 1950s dive watches by keeping the simple …

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Vacheron Constantin is One of Not Many watchmakers

Vacheron Constantin Traditionelle Collection, Calendar Complete Open Face watch. Photo: Vacheron Constantin

As you browse, deal, and network at high-end art events, remember to do some watch-spotting. You might notice Vacheron Constantin, a truly special watch brand. A Swiss watchmaker since 1755, Vacheron Constantin makes some of the most complication-rich and esthetically pleasing luxury watches in the industry.

Artistry and the Luxury Pen

Photo of Montblanc StarWalker pen on a writing tablet. Photo by Omar Al-Ghosson.

Does your luxury pen convey your discerning taste in the arts? Does it get people talking? There are dozens of brands in the luxury pen market and all of them are superb writing instruments.

Art Basel Miami Beach – How to get to Miami efficiently

Photo of the Miami Beach Convention Center, the site of Art Basel Miami, by Hector Falcon

Have you made your executive travel plans for Art Basel Miami Beach yet? The show is held the first weekend in December (Dec 2-4, 2021). Here are some exclusive travel services to help you get to Miami efficiently and with a little bit of style.