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Best DIY Pencil Cup Ideas

Best DIY Pencil Cup Ideas

A pencil cup is fairly basic right? It organizes your desk and it’s probably easy to make. These super creative DIY pencil cup ideas take homemade desk accessories to an entirely new level!

Soup Can Pencil Cup

If you have awesome limited-edition soup cans, you might as well use them as desk decor to hold pens and pencils right?? We love the colors and vintage look of these creative pencil cups.

Washi Tape Pencil Cup - Mommy Scene

Washi Tape Pencil Cup

These adorable washi tape pencil cups are decorated with muted colors and modern patterns. You can customize your DIY pencil cup to match any decorating style!

Colorful Crayon Pencil Cup - Mommy Scene

Colorful Crayon DIY Pencil Cup

Make a crayon pencil cup with colorful unused crayons to jazz up your kids’ art space or create a darling teacher’s gift! I’d love to have one of these on my desk because I love color!

License Plate Pen & Pencil Holder - Mommy Scene

License Plate Pen & Pencil Holder

This super creative pencil cup is made with a re-purposed license plate! Perfect for the mom or dad who loves to travel.

Cheese Grater Pencil Cup DIY - Mommy Scene

Cheese Grater Pencil Cup

Re-purpose an old kitchen tool and turn a cheese grater into a pencil holder to create the perfect whimsical office wall accent. You’ll never misplace your colored pencils again!

Knitted Pencil Holder Desk Accessory - Mommy Scene

Knitted Pencil Holder

How darling is this knitted sweater-inspired pencil cup? A cozy office would be the perfect place for this adorable desk accessory.

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Felt Cut-Out Pencil Cup - Mommy Scene

Felt Cut-Out Pencil Cup

Easily wrap a can with felt to make this pretty DIY pencil cup. You can use any pattern of scrapbook paper to make the colorful cutouts.

DIY Printed Paper Pencil Cup - Mommy Scene

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Printed Paper DIY Pencil Cup

Wrap a can with pretty paper to create a modern decorative accent to store pens and pencils. You can choose from a huge array of paper patterns, glitter papers, and more!

Which DIY pencil cup style would you create?

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Katie has been married for 9 years, has 3 young children, and loves creative projects, photography, decorating, and encouraging others to pursue their ideas. She loves the Lord and feels blessed to be a stay-at-home mom with opportunities to enjoy creative outlets from home.

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Judy Thomas
Judy Thomas

These are all great craft ideas, thank you 🙂

Pat F
Pat F

I love all the cute ideas and what a great way to recycle things Great job! thank you for sharing!

Christina A.
Christina A.

Those are such creative ideas! I have so much washi tape that I could easily make one of those!

Wendy Thao
Wendy Thao

Such a cute creative idea !

amy guillaume linderman
amy guillaume linderman

i love these pencil holders! we save all our cans for recycling..fun thing to make on the weekend

Deborah W.
Deborah W.

All of your pencil holder ideas are wonderful. I can’t wait to find the nostalgic soup cans in the store. I love the retro look! Thanks!

Jodi Hunter
Jodi Hunter

Such super cute ideas.