School & Office Promo Items


Mercedes Pens featured in Smithsonian

Our friend Costas Schuler and his art car the Mercedes Pens was featured recently in The Smithsonian Channel’s blog. We have actually featured this awesome vehicle on our blog before, and we are proud to be pen donors as well!

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Lunch Bag as Art (aka Coolest Dad Ever)

We’ve seen the sandwich bag deployed as an anti-theft device, now here we have the lunch bag as art. Specifically, this really cool dad spends his lunch hour illustrating on his kids’ lunch bags so they have something special to take to school each day. See loads more lunch bag art at his blog.

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Following-up: Fishvertising Returns

Fishvertising is back in this Pilot Pens ad.

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More Urban Camouflage

Here’s another entry into our urban camouflage series. This awesome backpack folds out to turn an average schoolchild into a fire extinguisher box. This would actually be a cool backpack even if you weren’t a kid and weren’t afraid of criminals. fire-extinguisher backpack


Lifehacking with Logos

Here’s a great idea from Lifehacker: use company logos to label file folders. Because logos are (hopefully) distinctive, they should make it easier to find folders more quickly. If you’ve already gone paperless, use logo jpegs as icons for the folders for each company on you file server. (via BNET) filing cabinet


Color Swatch Business Card Holder

Normally I don’t feature ways to avoid buying promotional products, but I do if it’s a cool project. Find out how to turn your paint chips/color swatches into handy, colorful business card holders. Here are some step by step instructions.

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