16 pencil holders for colouring book junkies

Get a load of these pencil holders! Specially picked for crafters who love to colour…

Inspired by second volume of Mollie Makes Colouring, we’ve been on the hunt for pretty vessels to store our colouring pencils. Behold, 13 easy-to-make pencil holders and 2 receptacles you can buy (freeing you up for an extra colouring stint!). Fans of all things whimsical, skip to no.9 for the Unicorn Pencil Holder, while pro-makers should take a gander at the wood block characters (no.16). Fruit pencil pouches, geometric wall storage, cloud shaped organisers – which suits your desk best?

1. Embroidered pencil holders

Stitched Embroidered pencil holder

by erynwithay.typepad.com

2. Washi tape decorated glass jars

washitapedesk1 2

by blog.potterybarn.com

3. Cloud desk tidy

Cloud Desk Tidy

By Pygmy Cloud from the Mollie Makes Shop

4. Whale zipper pencil case sewing pattern

Make a Cute Whale Zipper Pouch

by guidecentr.al

5. Tapestry canvas pencil pouch

Tapestry canvas pencil holder

by Lovely Indeed

6. DIY tape pennant pencil pouch


by persialou.com

7. Minimalist ombré concrete pencil holders


by thelovelydrawer.com

8. Simple straw holder


by thisdesignjournal.com

9. Unicorn pencil holder

Unicron pencil holder

from John Lewis

10. Triangular wall storage system


by brit.com

11. Fruit pencil pouches

DIY Fruit Pencil Pouches

by damasklove.com

12. Mini face storage boxes


by makeandtell.com

13. Easy pencil pouch crochet pattern



14. DIY cork coasters turned pencil holder


by designformankind.com

15. Gold pineapple pencil holder

Gold pineapple pencil holder

From Anthropologie

16. Wood block character organiser


by mermagblog.com


Mollie Makes Colouring 2Order your copy of Mollie Make Colouring 2 for £8.99 today! Get it from large supermarkets and all good newsagents. Order online or call 0844 844 0388 and quote ‘Mollie Colouring 2′. Lines open weekdays 8am to 8pm and Saturday 9am to 1pm. Overseas? Please call +44(0) 1795 414 676

EUR price £11.99, ROW price £12.99 (all prices include P&P)