The Alessi line is the artistic creation of award-winning architectural and fashion designer Alessandro Mendini. Mendini is a designer famous for mixing different cultures and forms of expression, and has a strong presence in Asia, Europe and abroad. The Alessi Anna pen is a unique and stylish pen licensed by Uni Japan and targeted at women. The body is made of ABS plastic and the pen is made of chrome plated brass. Twist the head figure to the left for red ink and twist to the right for black ink. Body has a balanced weight and measures 5.5 inches (14 cm) long. Five body colors available.