Brand: Caran d’Ache
Made in: Switzerland
The long and narrow ashen grooves in this variety underline the prestige this wood has enjoyed over the last thousand years. This one has the new logo indicating it was made after 2015.
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.