An exceptional invention
Created in 1929, the Fixpencil is an exceptional invention based on centuries of expertise of the Maison Caran d’Ache. Its novel silhouette, unrivalled technical qualities, and wide range of leads have impressed generations of architects and designers turning into a unique icon.
STORIES AND MEETINGS
- 100 years: To mark its 100th anniversary, the Maison Caran d’Ache revealed a new collection inspired from five iconic products: Technograph, Fixpencil, Prismalo, Ecridor and 849.
- Mario Botta: For the world-renowned Swiss architect, every sketch is completed with a Fixpencil that creates a “direct relationship between the thought and the drawing”. This instrument is a source of inspiration in itself. Therefore, the shared values of Swiss excellence and creativity led Caran d’Ache and the architect to this passionate encounter with the Fixpencil.