Desk Sets these days barely go beyond a plastic pen holder, but in the past things were done so much more elegantly. Netherlands based, Design For Delight, have a small stock of vintage Rustioni Desk Sets.
Dating from the 1940s to the 1970s, the desk sets comprise of between 10 and 14 items each, including pen holder, paper knife, ashtray and wastepaper basket. The materials vary with the period and include snake leather, black slate stone and walnut.
They don’t come cheaply – the sets all cost 325 Euros. Visit Design For Delight to view the whole range.