SOLD – Powder-blue pen with embedded silk threads

This powder-blue pen has been sold, but we can make similar pens from the same material. It is a yin and yang pen combining both masculine and feminine elements: the centre section is a delicate duck-egg blue and white, encapsulating tiny silk threads in a range of gentle pink, blue and gold shades. Yet it feels surprisingly substantial when you pick it up, and the shiny, streamlined chrome ends are accentuated by their knurled lattice-work patterns. Di started experimenting with silk and resin when she realised that the glass fibre used to strengthen wooden canoes is as delicate (and as easy to ladder!) as a silk stocking …

Refill type: Parker ballpoint pen


Within South Africa, we offer a flat rate of R125 for couriering smaller items.

International shipping is via a courier or express postage with a tracking number and should take around 10 – 20 working days. Pens are securely packed and insured.

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