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78 Innovative Writing Tools

From Sophisticated Styluses to Eco-Friendly Pen Utensils

— August 7, 2014 — Art & Design
With the Back to School season just around the corner, students of all ages are looking forward to the hunt for new stationary and school supplies. While hand-written notes are slowly being replaced by laptop logs, the hunt for the perfect writing tool is still popular among the majority of students around the globe.

Whether venturing into high school or university, these innovative writing tools marry aesthetics with practicality. The pieces range from sophisticated stylus designs that can be used on one's tablet to eco-friendly pencil creations that are a blast from the past.

Standouts from this list include The Fabric Pen, a design by Ingrida Kazenaite that mends ripped and weathered garments. Another favorite from the list is the Machined Brass Bolt Pen, a product that embodies classic sophistication.
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
75
Customized Mechanical Fountain Pens
Customized Mechanical Fountain Pens
The Ink is a Unique Machined Fountain Rollerball Pen
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74
Stimulating Scented Pencils
Stimulating Scented Pencils
Take Wonderfully Scented Notes with This Collection of Yummy Supplies
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73
Weighted Writing Tools
Weighted Writing Tools
The Yulasha Pen Has Been Tweaked to Avoid Rolling onto the Ground
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72
Crudely Carved Utensils
Crudely Carved Utensils
The Pencil Case Collection Comprises Unusable Handmade Writing Implements
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71
Wine-Filled Writing Tools
Wine-Filled Writing Tools
Winery Casa Mariol Attracts Business Partners with Intoxicating Pens
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70
Typographic Writing Tools
Typographic Writing Tools
Get Custom Office Accessories with 3D Printed Anywordpens
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69
Dislocating Minimalist Pens
Dislocating Minimalist Pens
Align by Beyond Object Reinterprets the Traditional Writing Tool
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68
Twistable Tablet Writing Utensils
Twistable Tablet Writing Utensils
Switch Quickly from Digital to Analog Work with the AluPen Twist
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67
Two-Sided Styluses
Two-Sided Styluses
The Nendo Flip Pen Functions Lets You Scribble on Paper and on Your iPad
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66
Camera-Inspired Writing Tools
Camera-Inspired Writing Tools
The Camera Pen Makes Shutter Sounds and Flashes When Clicked
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65
Custom Counterbalancing Pens
Custom Counterbalancing Pens
CB + P by Bobby Davis Does Not Follow a One-Size-Fits-All Model
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64
Lighter-Inspired Writing Utensils
Lighter-Inspired Writing Utensils
The Sharpener Lite Will Make You Look Badass in the Classroom
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63
Pro-Narcotic Slogan Pencils
Pro-Narcotic Slogan Pencils
Sharpen Your 'Cool to Do Drugs' Pencil and Watch Its Message Change
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62
Pressure-Perceptive Writing Tools
Pressure-Perceptive Writing Tools
The YuFu is a Stylus Containing a Pressure Sensitive Fine Tip
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61
Spaceship Writing Tools
Spaceship Writing Tools
Own a Piece of History With the MoonFighter Pen
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60
Percussion Writing Tools
Percussion Writing Tools
Perform Drum Solos During Lunch Breaks With Drumstick Pencils
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59
Pop Art Plumage Pens
Pop Art Plumage Pens
Phoenix Feather Pens Feature Vibrant Renditions of Modern Masterpieces
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58
Sprouting Pencil Plants
Sprouting Pencil Plants
The Sprout Pencils by Plant Your Pencil Can Grow into Fresh Herbs
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57
Artist Aphorism Pencils
Artist Aphorism Pencils
This Philosophical Pencil Set Features Eight Different Andy Warhol Quotes
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56
Sweetly Scented Writing Utensils.
Sweetly Scented Writing Utensils.
The Snifty Scented Pens Make for Delicious Documents
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55
Timber Writing Tools
Timber Writing Tools
Jonna Pohjalainen Transforms Aspen Logs Into Colored Pencils
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54
Vibrating Writing Tools
Vibrating Writing Tools
The Lernstift Pen Alerts People When They Have Made a Spelling Mistake
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53
Sitcom Romance Writing Tools
Sitcom Romance Writing Tools
The Teenage Power Couple Pencil Set Pays Tribute to Darling Duos
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52
Ballpoint Tablet Pens
Ballpoint Tablet Pens
This Bic Pen Stylus Can Write on Touchscreens as Well as Paper
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51
Audio-Recording Stationary
Audio-Recording Stationary
The Rec & Play Pen by Yuri Suzuki and Oscar Diaz is Extraordinary
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50
Sleek Aluminum Writing Tools
Sleek Aluminum Writing Tools
The Baux Pen is Made Using Bic Brand Parts
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49
Sustainable Traditional Pencils
Sustainable Traditional Pencils
Hayakawa Reinvents the Wooden Pencil with a Shorter Graphite Core
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48
Graphite Writing Bullet Shells
Graphite Writing Bullet Shells
These Replica .50 Caliber Sculptures Last for Seven to Nine Years
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47
Gambling Writing Tools
Gambling Writing Tools
The Pencil Dice is Both Practical and Fun
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46
Musical Writing Implements
Musical Writing Implements
Le Pen Plays Your Favorite Tunes as You Scribble Sketches and Text
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45
Coarse Language Pencils
Coarse Language Pencils
These Comical Swearing Pencil Designs Hope to Encourage You to Write
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44
Skin-Puncturing Writing Utensils
Skin-Puncturing Writing Utensils
These Syringe Pens Are Writing Utensils for the Punctual Person
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43
Game Board Pencil Holders
Game Board Pencil Holders
These Creative Pencil Holders are Tic Tac Toe-Inspired
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42
Rainbow Writing Tools
Rainbow Writing Tools
The Uni-Ball Propus Window Highlighter is a Handy Helper
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41
Makeup Inspired Writing Tools
Makeup Inspired Writing Tools
The Lipstick Ballpoint Pen from Fred Flare is Cleverly Deceiving
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40
Rapper Quote Pencils
Rapper Quote Pencils
The Kanye Pencil Set Features Quotes Said by the Hip Hop Superstar
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39
Fire-Starting Writing Tools
Fire-Starting Writing Tools
Smith & Wesson's Fire-Starting Pen is a Must-Have in the Wilderness
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38
Sophisticated Writing Utensils
Sophisticated Writing Utensils
A Machined Brass Bolt Pen is Ready for Tough Writing Scenarios
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37
Oral Writing Implements
Oral Writing Implements
The Plant Pen Set Enables Disabled Children to Write with Their Mouths
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36
Retro Game Office Supplies
Retro Game Office Supplies
These Pac-Man Pencil Top Erasers Will Add Fun to Your Work Routine
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35
Pop Culture Pencils
Pop Culture Pencils
Let the Greenwich Letterpress Pop Culture Pencil Inspire Your Writing
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34
Midas Touch Writing Tools
Midas Touch Writing Tools
The 24K Pencil Perfects Luxurious Living
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33
Classic Wood Writing Utensils
Classic Wood Writing Utensils
Retro Wood Pen Brings Brings the Warmth of your Words to Paper
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32
Fabric-Mending Pens
Fabric-Mending Pens
The Fabric Pen Repairs Clothes Without Sewing
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31
Transformative Anime Pens
Transformative Anime Pens
Bandai's Sailor Moon Merchandise Honors the Cartoon's 20th Anniversary
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30
Rainbow Writing Tools
Rainbow Writing Tools
Create Double Rainbows With Your Pencil Shavings by Duncan Shotton
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29
Rapping Writing Tools
Rapping Writing Tools
One Up Designs' Classic Rap No. 2 Pencil Set is for Writing Rhymes
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28
Macabre Writing Utensils
Macabre Writing Utensils
Create Evil Works of Art with These Bone Pens
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27
Deceptive Hybrid Writing Tools
Deceptive Hybrid Writing Tools
This Wooden Mechanical Pencil Combines Two Types of Writing Tools
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26
Writing Tool Weaponry
Writing Tool Weaponry
The Bullet Space Pen is a Seriously Badass Writing Utensil
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25
Hidden Compartment Stationary
Hidden Compartment Stationary
The Hidden Pencil Notebook Will Keep Kids Secretly School-Ready
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24
Ferocious Pencil Holders
Ferocious Pencil Holders
This Shark Pencil Holder is an Adorable Tabletop Accessory
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23
Touch-Sensitive Writing Tools
Touch-Sensitive Writing Tools
Pen by Wenhao Wang is a Subtly Hi-Tech Piece of Stationery
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22
Veggie Writing Tools
Veggie Writing Tools
These Biodegradable Corn Pens are the Greener Way to Write
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21
Serious Cement Stationery
Serious Cement Stationery
22 Design Studio's Concrete Sketch Pencil is Heavy Duty
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20
Organic Writing Tools
Organic Writing Tools
The Sprout Pen Creates Natural Penmanship
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19
Computing Writing Tools
Computing Writing Tools
IRISnotes Digital Pen Converts Your Hand Notes into Computer Text
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18
Rectilinear Writing Tools
Rectilinear Writing Tools
Moleskine Rectangular Pencils Reexamine Stationery Standards
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17
Pen-Transforming Styluses
Pen-Transforming Styluses
The MORE/REAL Stylus Cap is Super Practical
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16
Hi-Tech Writing Tools
Hi-Tech Writing Tools
The Filipe Lima 'Rollpen' for the 'Design the Perfect Pen' Competition
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15
Famous Movie Quote Pencils
Famous Movie Quote Pencils
These Pink Pencils Feature Hilarious Mean Girls Movie Quotes
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14
Scrappy Writing Tools
Scrappy Writing Tools
Ariane Prin Creates Eco-Friendly Pencils Made Out of Sawdust
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13
Versatile Tablet Styluses
Versatile Tablet Styluses
The Change Up Stylus Pen Boasts Four Switchable Heads
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12
Tech-Savvy Writing Tools
Tech-Savvy Writing Tools
The USB Flash Drive Pen Keeps Your Files on Hand
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11
Sculptural Inkless Pens
Sculptural Inkless Pens
The Pininfarina Cambiano Inkless Pen Features a Beautiful Design Aesthetic
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10
Multi-Tool Styluses
Multi-Tool Styluses
The Monteverde One Touch Stylus Tool Pen is Digital and Analog
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9
Exuberantly Expensive Luxury Pencils
Exuberantly Expensive Luxury Pencils
The Graf Von Faber-Castell Pencil is Immensely Pricey
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8
Incredible Ink Holders
Incredible Ink Holders
Wood Pencil Holder Will Keep Your Writing Tools Upright
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7
Paper Writing Utensils
Paper Writing Utensils
The P&P Office Waste Paper Processor Converts Paper into Writing Tools
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6
Observation-Inspiring Pens
Observation-Inspiring Pens
The Me Too Pen Will Have You Seeing From a New Perspective
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5
Lyrical Diva Superstar Pencils
Lyrical Diva Superstar Pencils
A Set of Queen Beyonce Pencils is a Necessity for True Fans
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4
Topographic Pencil Packaging
Topographic Pencil Packaging
Each Pencil Packaging Design Refers to the Country it is Helping
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3
Wrist Pens
Wrist Pens
The Helix Watch is a Must-Have for those Who Love Writing
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2
Deceptive Self Defense Pens
Deceptive Self Defense Pens
The Schrade Brand Has Created Writing Devices That Do More Than Write
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1
Ballpoint Pen Printers
Ballpoint Pen Printers
The Pen Printer Makes Use of Discarded Writing Implements for Ink
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