It’s almost time for the kids to head off to school, and we all know – you gotta have some cool pencils!  Here are some of my favorites that are out there to start off the year “write”!

back to school pencils


We have come such a long way from the “Number 2” pencils.  Remember those? (source)

number 2 pencil


Well we have come a long way.  Here are a few unique pencils that I have seen recently!  I mean come on – who wouldn’t want to write with these?

cool mechanical pencils

1. Wooden Pencil  2. Twist and Write  3. Original Poppin Black Pencil  4. Wooden Pencils


My other favorite is the engraved pencils that are everywhere!  I think I may make some for myself!  Here is a great place to buy these!  (Sources 1, 2 and 3)  There are also other ideas on the Ecka and Pecka blog.

personalized pencils


What are your favorite pencils – anything you get to start back to school?

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