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Drumstick Pencils

How long does it take you to write an essay? Maybe an hour-and-a-half if you type it. Two hours if you write it by hand. And if you're writing it using these Drumstick Pencils ($9), give yourself at least four hours. It's not that these... [More]

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Hobo Shoulder Lunch Tote

We're not telling you about the Hobo Shoulder Lunch Tote ($25) from Built New York to suggest you stop indulging in your daily burrito bowl from Chipotle, but it may come in handy on those days when your wallet (and your digestive tract) need a... [More]

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Sharpener Jar

If you believe that there's nothing more beautiful than pencil shavings (you never know, it might be a legitimate fetish), just wait until you have an entire jar full of them. The lid of the Sharpener Jar ($30) has a topnotch sharpener for giving your... [More]

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Lil' Bunny Paper Clips

Q: What reproduces faster than rabbits? A: A Xerox machine. Once you have all those paper copies, you'll need something to keep them in order, like Lil' Bunny Paper Clips ($4). If these cute clips were to multiply, it'd hardly be a bad thing.... [More]

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Acme No. 2 Pen & Pencil Set

How much would you pay for a No. 2 pencil? 50 cents? A buck? How about 69 dollars? It's no joke, but it's also not what it seems. The Acme No. 2 Pen & Pencil Set ($69) is a pair of luxury writing tools manufactured... [More]

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Spring Fling Personalized Patterned Binder

Far, far less flashy than the Trapper Keepers of your yesteryear, the Spring Fling Personalized Patterned Binder ($35) from Splendid Supply Co. keeps your notes, recipes, photos, and extras neat and organized. Add your initials to the spine to personalize it and then slide it... [More]

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LunchBots Rounds Set

We're pretty sure that the LunchBots Rounds Set ($21, set of 2) is made for packing kid and toddler snacks like fruit, yogurt, Goldfish crackers, and raisins, but hey! We like those foods, too! A pair of stainless steel containers is always good to have... [More]

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Chameleon Scotch Tape Dispenser

We've seen a lot of animal-themed office supplies, but not all of them made us exclaim, "That's so cute!" like this Chameleon Scotch Tape Dispenser ($12). How can you resist that clever adhesive tongue? Don't worry about it being a boring shade of gray. Like... [More]

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The Oatmeal Grammar Poster Pack

The Oatmeal, one of the most popular web comic strips, has some humorous and sadly underutilized tutorials on several of grammar's trickier rules. Six of these lessons are available in The Oatmeal Grammar Poster Pack ($45), addressing such topics as common misspellings, semicolons, apostrophes, and... [More]

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Colorful Donut Push Pins

As adorable as they are, we personally won't be buying these handmade Colorful Donut Push Pins ($9). We can already picture that embarrassing trip to the emergency room where we have to admit that we knowingly swallowed a pin because it looked delicious. However, if... [More]

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PostalCo A6 Notebook

Keep the small A6 Notebook ($18) from PostalCo on hand for jotting down quick notes. (A6, for those of us who are used to measuring paper by inches, is about 4"x6"). It'll slide easily into your purse, take up minimal room on your desk by... [More]

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MAKR Farm Ruck Sack

The school year may be almost over, depending, so we're not suggesting you get a Farm Ruck Sack ($165) from MAKR to carry your books as you trudge to class. Nope, this utilitarian bag is better served storing all the things you need for an... [More]

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Boy, Snow, Bird: A Novel

Boy, Snow, Bird ($17) is one of those books you end up begging all of your friends to read (buying them copies if need be) just so you have someone to talk about it with. It's a breathtaking, unsettling interpretation of the classic Snow White... [More]

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Uni Promark View Highlighter

Pardon us for getting all excited over a pack of highlighters, but seriously, why aren't they all designed like these Uni Promark Views ($15 for five)? The middle part of the tip is clear, letting you see exactly what you're highlighting as you drag the... [More]

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Cheap Thrill: Livework Mechanical Pencils

Sure, you can buy a whole pack of simple No. 2s for the same price as one Livework Mechanical Pencil ($4 each), but where's the fun in that?! These lovely-colored writing instruments will brighten up your desk space whether you use them to jot down... [More]

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Marie Study Planner

Do your "study plans" usually consist of a series of exhausting last-minute all-nighters? Maybe it'd be worth investing in this Marie Study Planner ($21). Not only will it look cute in your backpack, it'll also help motivate you to get some of that work done... [More]

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Russbe Reusable Sandwich & Snack Bag Set

Ditch disposable sandwich bags and opt for the Reusable Sandwich & Snack Bag Set ($6) from Russbe. The durable plastic bags come in packs of four - two sandwich-sized bags and two snack packs - and are dishwasher-safe and ready for use and reuse.... [More]

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Briggi Rouge Fleur Lunchbox

Back when we were in middle school, the "cool kids" brown-bagged their lunches, but these days, bento boxes and fabric containers are redefining the lunch hour. Set your sights on this Rouge Fleur Lunchbox ($28) from Briggi. The insulated nylon bag is adorned with a... [More]

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Robot Pencil Case

Sure, we can do just about anything we need to these days on our smartphones. But we figure you'll want to start toting an assortment of old-fashioned writing instruments around with you anyway, if it gives you a reason to carry this Robot Pencil Case... [More]

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Eat A Salad Organic Lunch Bag

Head out to eat at your favorite quiet spot during lunch hour and no one will be the wiser that your new Eat A Salad Organic Lunch Bag ($20) really contains last night's Chipotle leftovers!... [More]

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