Compliment Pencil Set

This set of 10 brightly colored pencils—all number two graphite—comes complete with compliments on them, for days when you’re feeling insecure, have a case of writers’ block or just need a little boost. Emblazoned with phrases like, “Yes You Totally Can” and “You’re a Total Champ,” the pencils also have erasers attached—but the positive vibes mean you won’t get too down on yourself if you …

David Shrigley for Flying Tiger

Super-colorful and playful, the new collaboration between Flying Tiger Copenhagen and David Shrigley—called “Strong Messages”—includes everything for heading back to school or work. From pencils and totes, to tablet sleeves, notebooks, and iPad and iPhone cases, the products are useful for any office. Beyond desk work, the line offers up a few bonuses: a towel, shower curtain, and even bathroom scales. Our favorite, however, is …

Minimal Pencil Pouch

If you’re trying to be extra inspired or extra organized, this lovely minimal pencil pouch will surely give you a little motivation—whether you’re sketching, taking notes in class or brainstorming in a meeting. Available in blush, gray or emerald, these pouches can hold pens, pencils, headphones, keys and various other tchotchkes you might have to transport.