It's listed under kids, but I could use about 5 of these for all the arts and crafts stuff!
Wooden Pencil Case
Home office organizer - wooden desk organizer with drawer - elegant wood desk storage - MADE TO ORDER op Etsy, £101.53
How to Make a Wooden Box: 6 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow
snake pencil holder from Nova Natural Toys - could a simpler version pretty easily for the work/play room
That's My Letter: "P" is for Pencil Shaped Pencil Holder
wooden hedgehog pencil holder
DIY Dog Caddy - want one for desk at school and one for sewing room desk. Too cool!
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This genius idea just seems too simple. Create a pen caddy with toilet paper rolls and an old shoe box! Or, use them to organize those pesky cords.