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31 School Supply-Shaped Finds

From Pencil-Shaped Household Items to Notebook-Inspired Foods

— July 20, 2013 — Art & Design
These non-stationery items mimic school supply designs, infusing a bit of classroom nostalgia across various industries. Products like pencil-shaped cheeses to stationery-charmed jewelry prove that pencils, notebooks and erasers are inspirational for creators in other industries.

Many electronics have incorporated scholarly style. A gadget screen wiper by Japanese company Tent1000 looks identical to a chalkboard brush. The Pencil Touch Screen Stylus by SuckUK is shaped, colored and detailed to look like a wooden pencil. Now this isn't too far-fetched, since both pencils and styluses are long-stemmed and pointed. But what about household items like salt and pepper shakers? The Signature Dish Grinder set resembles jumbo pencil ends. Bringing school supplies into your kitchen may seem like a peculiar idea, but these shakers are cute and carefree.
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Pencil-Inspired Styluses
Pencil-Inspired Styluses
This Pencil Touch Screen Stylus Looks Like a Traditional Pencil
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Hybrid Analog-Digital Styluses
Hybrid Analog-Digital Styluses
The LunaTik Touch Pen Traverses Easily from Paper to Tablet
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Chalkboard Brush Screen Cleaners
Chalkboard Brush Screen Cleaners
This Screen Wiper Looks Like a Chalkboard Brush
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Notebook-Inspired Biscuits
Notebook-Inspired Biscuits
The 'Bake at 350' Composition Cookies Will Make Back-to-School Bearable
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Scholarly Sweets
Scholarly Sweets
These Back-to-School Marshmallow Pops Give Kids Reasons to Smile
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25
Notebook-Inspired Phone Protectors
Notebook-Inspired Phone Protectors
The Kate Spade Notebook Case Keeps Users Organized
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24
Chalky Mountain Murals
Chalky Mountain Murals
The Tacita Dean 'Fatigues' Installation is Breathtaking
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23
Deceptive Book Planters
Deceptive Book Planters
These Outdoor Planters are Made from Cutout Vintage Books
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Scholarly Stationery Holders
Scholarly Stationery Holders
This Pencil End-Shaped Tool Cleverly Holds Pencils and Paperclips
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Size-Promoting Billboards
Size-Promoting Billboards
The Volkswagen Up! Outdoor Campaign is Creative & Cute
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School Supply Veggie Peelers
School Supply Veggie Peelers
The Karoto Giant Pencil Sharpener Makes Food Prep Fun and Fast
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Notebook-Inspired Bag Tags
Notebook-Inspired Bag Tags
Moleskine Luggage Tags are Perfect for On-The-Go Writers
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School Supply Shoes
School Supply Shoes
These 'Pencil Me In' Flats by Jeffrey Campbell are Perfect for a Teacher's Pet
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Journal Smartphone Cases
Journal Smartphone Cases
The Dodo Notes for the iPhone 5 Makes Memo-Taking Simpler
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School Supply Stockings
School Supply Stockings
The Ashi Dashi Back to School Socks are Education-Oriented
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Upcycled Novel Lamps
Upcycled Novel Lamps
These Reading Lamps are Made from Stacks of Unused Books
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14
Scribbler Salt Dispensers
Scribbler Salt Dispensers
The Frank Kerdil S & P Set Will Sprinkle Creativity into Your Cooking
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Bookish Confection Branding
Bookish Confection Branding
Unwrapping Chocolate Books Packaging is a Story with a Happy Ending
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Notebook-Inspired Manicures
Notebook-Inspired Manicures
The Cute Polish 'Back to School' Manicure is Adorable
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Preppy School Supply Manicures
Preppy School Supply Manicures
These ‘Ruler Nails’ Will Make You Stand Out in the Clas
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10
Eraser-Branded Cloths
Eraser-Branded Cloths
Kirei Towel Packaging Channels Cleanliness for Creative Merchandizing
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9
50-Caliber Bottle Openers
50-Caliber Bottle Openers
These Authentic Deactivated Bullets Open All of your Favorite Brews
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Ruler-Inspired Chronographs
Ruler-Inspired Chronographs
The Linear Clock by Audun Ask Blaker Measures Out Time
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Scaled-Up Stationery Organizers
Scaled-Up Stationery Organizers
The Uncap Pen Holder Collects its Own in an Orderly Custom
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6
School Supply-Inspired Sweets
School Supply-Inspired Sweets
The Bakerella Pencil Push Up Pops are Academically Adorable
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Stationery-Inspired Bangles
Stationery-Inspired Bangles
The ‘Write On!' Jewelry Collection is for Creative Journal
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4
Pencil-Shaped Cheese
Pencil-Shaped Cheese
This Creative Food Packaging Design is Sharpened Instead of Grated
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3
Book-Inspired Tables
Book-Inspired Tables
Micth Steinmetz Presents Literary Furniture
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2
Writing Implement Earpieces
Writing Implement Earpieces
These Magic Pencil Earphones Make a Creative Pair of Audio Accessories
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Multi-Purpose Gadget Sleeves
Multi-Purpose Gadget Sleeves
The Portfolio iPad Leather Case is Sleek and Professional
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