Brand: Caran d’Ache
Made in: Switzerland
With the subtle shades of dark brown, shining grey and refined beige, the stripes form geometric shapes to create the exquisite look of the Guyana Palm. A highly distinctive wood with a timeless appeal. This one has the older logo.
Based in Switzerland, Caran d’Ache has been producing fine writing instruments in Geneva workshops since 1915. The company began as Fabrique Genevoise de Crayons and changed its name to Caran d’Ache in 1924. The name is based on “karandash” — Russian for pencil. The company updated its logo in 2015 to mark its 100th anniversary. For an in-depth analysis about its logo design evolution, click here.