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Silver Mesh Pencil Cup

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Silver Mesh Pencil Cup


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A cool steel grey finish gives our Mesh Office Collection a sophisticated appeal that complements any décor. The mesh gives each accessory a light appearance while durability is ensured by the epoxy-coated metal construction. Add our Silver Mesh Wastebasket to complete the look.

  • Lightweight yet extremely durable steel wire mesh
  • Silver-tone epoxy finish



  • 3-1/2" diam. x 3-3/4" h

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Silver Mesh Pencil Cup is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 34.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good but... I like having my desk supplies and documents organized uniformly in these white mesh products. The only reason I give it 4 stars instead of 5 is because I found this EXACT same product for $1-2 cheaper (depending on if this one is on sale when you buy it).
Date published: 2014-03-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Really Functional with Design Purchase We're using in our pantry as well as our desk spaces and so far have enjoyed. Only caveate is inconsistency with product -- BE SURE TO CHECK if the mesh is dented or not BEFORE PURCHASING.
Date published: 2014-02-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Part of my vanity set I love this. I use it to hold my makeup brushes. I use the desk organizer for pallets, pencils, mascara and other stand up items.
Date published: 2013-07-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Purchase Ever This is a fantastic cup for keeping your pens, pencils, and markers in. Super cheap, durable, and with an attractive design.
Date published: 2013-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very useful I purchased two of these-one for pencils and the other for pens. I love having things orderly yet handy on my desk.
Date published: 2013-04-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Look, Great Buy The white mesh office collection offers a clean, simple, and modern look to any office space. The price is so reasonable too. I use these cups for pens, pencils, and scissors.
Date published: 2013-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simple & functional...just what a minimalist likes I purchased one of these mesh cups several months ago at the Park Meadows (Colorado) store. As a minimalist and "organizational junkie," I LOVE The Container Store -- everything is clearly displayed and marked, and the employees are AWESOME! If I ever win the lottery, a portion of my winnings WILL be spent there!
Date published: 2013-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect size Sturdy and the perfect size for pens, pencils, highlighters and scissors.
Date published: 2012-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from organizing my husband my husband has a new computer desk ... but despite the new desk, all his things are still EVERYWHERE. i love the silver mesh design, looks chic and modern and keeps the endless amount of pens and pencils in one place. now everytime i ask for a pen, my husband knows were to get one =)
Date published: 2012-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simple and Useful Every desk at my office has one of these. Simple and goes great with all décor.
Date published: 2012-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sale = Purchase Silver mesh is hard to find. Holds pens, pencils, markers just fine. I can easily see what I want. It's not heavy.
Date published: 2012-03-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from simple and useful This pencil cup is very useful. It's rim could be a taller height and its base could be heavier to accommodate more varieties of pens/pencils. The design is durable, simple, lightweight, and stylish.
Date published: 2012-03-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from space saver Bought it on sale to keep all of our pens and pencils toghether. There is plenty of room for lots of pens.
Date published: 2012-03-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great price This is a great price for a pen/pencil holder! Must buy!
Date published: 2012-03-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great to keep all the pens together! I have WAY too many pens, pencils, highlighters, and markers. This mesh is durable, professional-looking and keeps my desk free from a ton of clutter!
Date published: 2012-03-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for pens & pencils obviously, but I also use it for makeup brushes. Keeps them standing up so they don't get smushed!
Date published: 2012-03-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great! its simple, small but roomy, and is very low price
Date published: 2012-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Container store is the BEST. There is nothing that I do not like about the container store. ALL of their mesh containers help so much with organization. And they work so well when storing "stuff". I use them for everything in every room. Especially handy for storage under the sinks. Let your imagination go wild.
Date published: 2010-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Silver Mesh Pencil Cup Like very much. Holds a lot: pencils, pens, highlighter, scissors, letter opener. Recommend.
Date published: 2010-10-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from They were great, just what we wanted keeps everything together.
Date published: 2010-08-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worth every penny Very sturdy. Generous sized tray. Have used these for about 4 years now and have held up fabulously.
Date published: 2010-06-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent I love it, we use to just throw the pens and pencils on the desk and lose them, now we're able to keep them organized and it looks nice. This is also durable.
Date published: 2010-05-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice Pen Holder Very sturdy and can fit many pens or pencils in it. I bought it to match other desk supplies I have.
Date published: 2010-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love That Mesh! I originally purchased one of these dandy mesh cups to hold a few pens, pencils and a pair of scissors. Now I own 4 cups, plus one of your mesh boxes, which generously hold every marker, highlighter and glue stick, easily within sight and reach. The cup's mesh design is smart, clean and functional. The best part though, is, my work area always looks attractively organized, even when chaos reigns. How can you beat that?
Date published: 2010-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Value These are wonderful for separating pens, pencils, markers, colored pencils, etc. And they look very stylish lined up in a row on my desk. Can't beat the price either. These coordinate with other things, like a wastebasket and note holder that I already had.
Date published: 2010-04-13
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Stylish Pencil holder I bought this pencil holder because it matched my other desk accessories. It's stylish and I like that it is see through because I absentmindedly sometimes throw other things in it like paperclips and erasers and I can spot them easily. Before I was always dumping out the contents of my holders to see what was in the bottom. You can also tell if a pen is leaking before it makes too much of a mess.
Date published: 2010-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome I purchased three of these to keep on my desk. One for pens, one for markers/highlighters, and one for pencils. Very good price.
Date published: 2010-03-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent toothbrush holder I had gone into the Container Store hunting for a toothbrush holder, only to find that it cost up to $9 to keep my toothbrush upright. I walked one aisle over and found this: the exact same thing for $2, with a different name. It works well, it ventilates itself to prevent bacterial growth, and my toothbrush doesn't fall over. It's about as classy a toothbrush as you could ask for.
Date published: 2010-03-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Price point is great and it's a nice contemporary solution for the office with matching additional accessories.
Date published: 2010-03-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is an attractive, well made, nicely priced pencil cup. I use them in my craft room, and because of the price, I bought one for each type of pen/pencil. Note: the measurement shown includes the lip of the cup. Actual interior diameter is about 3" The bottom is solid, not mesh. I can fit 85 standard-size colored pencils in one with lots of wiggle room.
Date published: 2010-03-04
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Community Q&A


Hi. Can someone tell me the inner and outer diameters of this lovely pencil cup? Thank you!!
Asked by: BiancaDellFreddo
3 3/4" high, inside diameter is 3 1/8th, overall diameter 3 1/2"
Answered by: AnnRein
Date published: 2018-11-19
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