Pen and Pencil Storage
Credit: Real Simple

The Real Simple Pen and Pencil Storage holds a variety of pens, pencils, and markers in one spot for easy access. The Pen and Pencil Storage fits together with other pieces in the Desktop Organizer to make a larger rectangular unit to deal with your paperwork needs.

Tip: To renew a dried-out, blackened eraser, lightly rub it over an emery board to scrape off the top layer.

To buy: $7, Target, for store locations, and Mead,