Kaweco's success story began in a small retail store near the University of Heidelberg, Germany in 1883. Since that time Kaweco has had an inseparable connection to students all over. Especially in the sixties Kaweco fountain pens were very popular study companions.
Until this day it is still Kaweco's goal to design reliable and stylish writing instruments for young people. The Kaweco STUDENT series was created with this goal in mind.
The muted red colour of the Student 30’s Blues embodies the melancholy of the music style Blues and is also one of the most popular colours of the ‘30s. An essential pioneer for many other styles of music, such as Jazz, Rock and R’n’B, the Blues emerged in America as early as the 19th century. The genre spread in the 1930s found its way into various jazz big bands, and influential musicians such as Robert Johnson and Billie Holliday came out.