Made in: USA
The Moncler "House of Genius" project was a designer-focused pop-up event in the Winter of 2019. Designed in conjunction with the House of Genius team, these pencils were only available at in-person pop-up events held in Tokyo, Milan, Paris, and New York.
Palomino Brands was at one time a division of California Cedar Products Company, which produces CalCedar® and other types of wood slats for pencil manufacturers around the world. California Republic Stationer pencils were first produced beginning in 2003, and in 2012 the company began a transition to Palomino Brands for all new production.
Today, the company no longer uses the Palomino brand name, and instead has put all of its chips on Black(wing). Every three months a new Blackwing Volumes limited edition pencil is introduced, which are made at an undisclosed location in Japan using California cedar and Japanese graphite cores.