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Musgrave + Ebbets Field Flannel

Musgrave + Ebbets Field Flannel

It’s been a dream of ours to offer a USA-made red, white, and blue hat with our logo, name, and simple pencil holder. And we knew just who we wanted to work with: Ebbets Field Flannels.
Vintage Advertising - Pencil Brochure - "Forest to Office"

Vintage Advertising - Pencil Brochure - "Forest to Office"

Vintage Musgrave Pencil Company promotional brochure from the early 60s. Coming in at 2 x 6.5 inches, this pocket-sized promo piece has two sides with six squares each.
Vintage Musgrave Catalog

Vintage Musgrave Catalog

Awesome archival images from a vintage Musgrave Pencil Company catalog. With more than 100 years of experience making pencils right here in the US, we're incredibly proud of our American Made Pencils!
A Pencil Revolution Review: The Tennessee Red Cedar Pencil

A Pencil Revolution Review: The Tennessee Red Cedar Pencil

The Tennessee Red Cedar Pencil has quickly become one of Musgrave Pencil Company’s top-selling pencils. Get the behind-the-scenes details of how this pencil came to life and what details to look for and learn how you can get your hands on one.
The Tennessee Red Cedar Pencil

The Tennessee Red Cedar Pencil

The Tennessee Red Cedar Pencil has quickly become one of Musgrave Pencil Company’s top-selling pencils. Get the behind-the-scenes details of how this pencil came to life and what details to look for and learn how you can get your hands on one.
The Making of the Single Barrel Pencil

The Making of the Single Barrel Pencil

Tennessee isn’t just known for whiskey, it’s also home to “The Pencil City” and the 100-year-old family-owned Musgrave Pencil Company, one of the last enduring pencil factories still operating in the U.S. Today we're selling limited-edition Single Barrel pencils made from vintage wooden slats from the 1930s that were originally sold by their grandfather and company founder James Raford Musgrave.
Pencil Inspired Teacher Gifts

Pencil Inspired Teacher Gifts

Teachers deserve way more gifts than we could possibly bestow, of course. This blog post provides a few ideas for custom made gifts inspired by pencils! Photo Credit: CW Pencils
Parnassus Books Custom Pencils

Parnassus Books Custom Pencils

Parnassus Custom Pencils! Parnassus Books approached us for a custom pencil set and box. We...
TWA Hotel Custom Pencils

TWA Hotel Custom Pencils

TWA Hotel Pencils! We’re thrilled to share that Musgrave Pencils are featured in the rooms ...
How a Pencil is Made

How a Pencil is Made

How Musgrave Pencil Company, a USA factory, makes wood-cased #2 pencils from start to finish.
Part 4: Finalizing Production for your Custom Pencils

Part 4: Finalizing Production for your Custom Pencils

Now that you have all the basics of creating custom-printed pencils covered — branding, pencil types, ...
Part 3: Printing Techniques for custom pencils

Part 3: Printing Techniques for custom pencils

This article covers all the various printing techniques we can provide as a pencil factory to our clients.