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Our Top 10 Mechanical Pencils

Here is our list of top 10 mechanical pencils and why our customers choose Nicholas Hemingway again and again… This is my list of his Top 10 mechanical pencils by British born designer of the famous Hemingway family, Nicholas Hemingway took a slightly different path to that of a literary career and pursued architecture and […]

Best Mechanical Pencils

Our Best Mechanical Pencils So Far… You will be hard pushed to find the best mechanical pencils ever…as this is individual opinion dependent on an individual’s specific wants and desires. So what makes our mechanical pencils the best of them all? Our Mechanical pencils are handmade from solid premium quality and space grade metals and […]

Propelling Pencils

Propelling pencil

Are propelling pencils the same as mechanical pencils? There has long been the debate as to whether a mechanical pencil is indeed the same as a propelling pencil. Here in the UK I would say that many years ago I would always refer to one of these as a “propelling pencil” whilst at school, and […]

Luxury Brass Mechanical Pencils

We have re-launched our Luxury Brass Mechanical Pencil Mark II – Due to popular demand!   Nicholas Hemingway’s Mark II Brass Mechanical Pencil has been relaunched due to a large number of customers asking where it had gone? We stopped a few models to make way for new model mechanical pencils and wanted to see […]

Metal Mechanical Pencils

Beautiful handmade metal mechanical pencils designed and built by British designer Nicholas Hemingway himself Ever thought of investing in a beautifully hand-built metal mechanical pencil perhaps made form titanium, stainless steel, aluminium or perhaps even brass? Well, we pride ourselves on good design and great quality mechanical pencils. All our pencils are designed and handmade […]

Luxury Wooden Mechanical Pencils

Nicholas Hemingway prides himself on producing beautiful luxury wooden mechanical pencils. Handmade by Nicholas Hemingway himself, Nicholas offers walnut and brass mechanical pencils and reclaimed ebony and brass mechanical pencils too. All his pencils are made to his high standards and shipped all over the world to various architects, designers and artists who love to […]

Luxury Stainless Steel Mechanical Pencils

British born designer Nicholas Hemingway designs and builds luxury stainless steel mechanical pencils One of our most popular mechanical pencils has to be our stainless steel mechanical pencil which comes in a choice of brass or chrome nibs to finish. Very popular among those artists and architects who prefer a weightier pencil and enjoy a […]

Luxury Aluminium Mechanical Pencils

Did you know that every single one of our luxury aluminium mechanical pencils is hand-built by British designer Nicholas Hemingway himself?   If you are looking for that special luxury gift to give someone special, then look no further than our Luxury handmade aluminium mechanical pencils. Hand-built by Nicholas Hemingway himself, every pencil is made […]

Personalised Mechanical Pencils

Did you know that we offer personalised mechanical pencils? We try our very best to make sure our luxury handmade mechanical pencils are finished to the highest standard when you receive them. To top it off, we have decided to offer a mechanical pencil personalisation service on some of our models. Above is our Reclaimed […]