1 | Crafted to hold a roll of tracing paper, this cradle also works well for coins and keys.
Place for Trace holder by O'Brian Muehleisen Architecture Studio, $76; merchant4.com
2 | This hand-blown glass caddy—by one of Britain's most inventive design firms—doubles as a sleek paperweight.
Blob desk accessory by Established & Sons, $410; unicahome.com
3 | Nothing could be simpler than a folded strip of brightly colored industrial metal to hold your Blu-Tack and binder clips.
Super Long pencil placer by David Weatherhead, $28; goodd.myshopify.com