Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

7:00 pm

Faber-Castell 250th Anniversary Pencils


Following up on our look at the mega-pencil-box celebrating Faber-Castell’s 250th anniversary, we take a detailed look with the help of Pencil Talk at the raised lettering and end caps found on the individual pencils. Intricate and beautifully done work…

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Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Parmesan Cheese Pencils and Shaver


Germans love making weirdo goods. Check this Parmesan cheese sharpener from Kolle Rebbe for The Deli Garage. 500 units of the set were produced (and instantly sold out). Inside each package, consumers discovered truffles, pesto and chili parmesan flavored pencils…

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Monday, August 15th, 2011

Midori Pencils


Enjoying a quality piece of stationary is nothing to be ashamed of. Taking your shiny new pencil case out of your shiny new backpack was one of the only things that made the first day back at school bearable. Perhaps…

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Monday, July 18th, 2011

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

Sunday, January 17th, 2010

7:00 pm

Musgrave Pencil Co. for Billykirk Pencils

Selectism - Musgrave Pencil Co. for Billykirk Pencils

Selectism Columnists’ Billykirk give us a tour of the Musgrave Pencil Co. where they produced some proper pencils to be supplied with their forthcoming No. 231 Hand-Stitched Journal moleskin. “Years ago scores of US pencil manufacturers were competing for your…

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