Holiday Hours

Here’s our hours until January 7th when our regular hours resume!

December 24, 10:00am – 2:00pm
December 25 & 26, Closed
December 27 – 30, 10:30am – 5:45pm
December 31, 11:00am – 4:00pm
January 1 – 6, Closed for our Winter Break (All online orders will be processed on January 7)

We've Moved!

Don’t worry, we haven’t gone far – you’ll find us at 1333 9th Avenue SE, just 6 doors East of our previous Recess space (and 3 doors from our sis, Plant).

Looking forward to welcoming you in soon!


Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful
or believe to be beautiful.

— William Morris

Every writing instrument, notebook, and desk object at Recess is selected with this mantra in mind. Objects to make your life simpler, and leave your workspace more inspiring. Quality, beautiful, functional designs from the best makers in the world.

Recess (n.)

What We Carry

Quality Pens



Office Tools


Everyday Carry


Illustration Tools


Design Tools