The Secret Garden quote pencils. A set of book pencils inspired by Frances Hodgson Burnett’s novel The Secret Garden. The perfect gift to celebrate childhood nostalgia.
Each pencil in your set of 5 is hand covered in quotes from The Secret Garden. Taking your favourite Secret Garden quotes and turning them into stationery that you can use everyday.
A beautiful gift for any one who loved reading The Secret Garden as a child, or for your own daughter who has just discovered it. These literary pencil sets make lovely birthday presents for young and old.
Chapter 8 – The Robin Who Showed the Way
She held back the swinging curtain of ivy and pushed back the door which opened slowly – slowly… She was standing inside the secret garden
Chapter 13 – I am Colin
Is the Spring coming? He said. What is it like?… It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine, and things pushing up and working under the earth; said Mary
Chapter 21 – Ben Weatherstaff
One of the strange things about living in the world is that it is only now and then one is quite sure one is going to live for ever and ever and ever
Chapter 23 – Magic
Of course, there must be lots of Magic in the world; he said wisely one day, ‘but people don’t know what it is like or how to make it. Perhaps the beginning is just to say nice things are going to happen until you make them happen.
Chapter 27 – In the Garden
Two things cannot be in one place. Where you tend a rose, my lad, a thistle cannot grow
You can have your pencil set gift wrapped in a page from a vintage encyclopedia (see final image)
HB 3 sided timber pencils FSC certified, from sustainable forests.
Each pencil is sealed with a hard wearing matt varnish that prevents the text from fading. Your box is also sealed with the same professional varnish.
Pencil Length 17.5 cm
Black Gift Box Dimensions 20 cm x 4.5 cm x 2.9 cm
Handmade in Ireland six0six design