Meticulous Kids Gift Guide

To round off this year's series, here is our Meticulous Kids Gift Guide with plenty of fun stocking fillers and exciting stationery based presents for kids (and big kids) of all ages.

1. Midori Point Marker Exotic Birds - £6.95

These colourful page markers by Midori feature 10 different designs of wonderfully colourful exotic birds. With 10 sheets making a total of 100 sticky notes, kids will love sticking these everywhere. Rest assured, they lift easily without damaging the surface underneath.

2. Life & Pieces 4 Colour Gel Pen - £10

A pleasingly chunky yet lightweight 4 colour gel pen by Korean brand Livework. With quick drying ink and a really smooth ink flow, these are easy to use with minimal pressure, making them well suited to young writers. Available with a blue, pink or green barrel, they are all fully refillable.

3. Nahe General Purpose Case - £9

A happy, brightly coloured pencil case with a transparent front window, 2 inner pockets and a backside pocket to keep all sorts of stationery treasures. The high quality PVC material keeps the contents safe from any accidental spillages.

4. MT Washi Tape - From £2.50

A wonderful gift for kids and adults alike, Japanese MT washi tape has absolutely endless possibilities. You can write on it, tear it, layer it, decorate with it… and it peels off without leaving a trace. With geometric patterns, lovely illustrative designs, fun cartoons, vintage style graphics and plenty of bright colours, the only difficulty is choosing from the 20+ designs available.

5. Parafernalia 80s Hollywood Fantasy Fountain Pen - £15

Channel the 80s and 90s with these Italian fountain pens featuring fabulous bold colours and crazy prints. Choose from 8 designs, each compatible with standard fountain pen cartridges and the Kaweco Standard Cartridge Converter.

6. Letterpress Alphabet Coaster - £2

Gift them their very own initial letter coaster letterpress printed onto chunky recycled board. Blank on the reverse, they can even double as a card or a gift tag. Plus, the black & white design is perfect for colouring in!

7. Koh-I-Noor Hexagonal Rubber - £1

With a funky shape and dimple in the middle for a satisfying grip, Czech brand Koh-I-Noor hexagonal rubbers make a delightful little stocking filler for the stationery minded child. Choose from 6 colours.

8. Pentel Brush Sign Pen - From £3

The ideal brush pen for kids (and grown ups!) from around 7-8 years old onwards. The flexible, smooth tip has a medium flex so not only is it a perfect introduction to brush lettering, it can also be used for drawing, colouring, writing, doodling, journalling… Available individually in 24 vibrant colours, or as a set of 12.

9. Magnum Red & Blue Pencil - £1.50

A red and blue, 2-in-1 pencil with a delightfully old fashioned feel (3-D glasses anyone?). The jumbo sized body of the pencil makes it easy to hold for smaller hands.

10. Cavallini Vintage Wall Art + Poster Hanging Kit - From £3.95

San Francisco based brand Cavallini make the most wonderful nostalgic, vintage inspired images, from maps and astronomy charts to plants and animals. While these can be used for gift wrap, they are in fact so beautiful, they make fantastic wall art. Pair them with the wooden poster hanging kit for a simple retro look - perfect to display in a nursery or kid’s bedroom.

Check out our other gift guides for the Meticulous Designer, Meticulous Calligrapher and the Meticulous Stationery Nerd. We hope these guides have come in handy and that the recipients love their gifts!
Athena Cauley-Yu