The Cross Pen Company are valued for their historical success, creating noble writing and drawing instruments that possess timeless aesthetics and pleasing attributes.
The Cross Pen Company lent decades of their expertise into the creation of the sumptuous Classic Century Pencil, which has maintained its unique style since the 1940's. Crafted from exquisite materials including, chrome, silver and gold – the Classic Century Pencil conveys a status of high-class and superior quality.
There is also a modern adaptation of the Classic Century Pencil titled as the Cross Century II – containing the original features of its older counterpart in a slightly bolder, more contemporary fashion.
Finding the perfect pencil for your collection can be both time consuming and tedious, and that’s something we understand here at The Online Pen Company. With lots of different brands, models and functionalities available we know it can be overwhelming, which is why we stock some of the best, well-established brands in the writing instrument industry.
One of our favourite collections of mechanical pencil is the range we stock by top brand, Cross. Valued for their multiple historical successes, Cross re constantly creating noble writing and drawing instruments with timeless aesthetics and pleasing attributes.
We stock one model of Cross mechanical pencils, the classic century, so we thought we’d give you everything you need to know to decide whether or not this is the perfect pencil for you.
What is the Cross Century mechanical pencil?
It is known that a Cross pencil can make the perfect partner to your Cross pen, or, if using it alone it makes for a fine piece of stationery. Using a simple twist mechanism, Cross Century pencils come in either a 0.5mm or 0.7mm lead. The full range features an eraser within the top cap, and for the sticking to the true Cross luxury, it is also available in a 14 carat gold option. This incredible range of pencils come with a manufacturer’s lifetime guarantee, showing they’re sure of their quality.
There is also a modern adaptation of the Classic Century Pencil known as the Cross Century II. This pencil contains all of the original features of the classic, with a slightly bolder and more contemporary fashion.
Why should you use the Cross Century mechanical pencil?
It’s practical - The Cross Century is an incredibly practical pencil, known for its impeccable design. With an eraser and easy to use twist mechanism this pencil is perfect for those that need a reliable and simple pencil to use.
It’s stylish - Cross Century Classics are known for their stylishness and impeccable design. One for the fashion and style conscious, this pencil is the perfect accessory for anyone's bag!
It’s great for those that are on the go - If you’re a student, professional or traveller the Cross Century Classic might be the perfect pencil for you. It’s slim design makes it compact and perfect for taking on the go. It’s sturdy, durable and can withstand almost anything, meaning it can weather whatever you need to put it through.