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    26 Office Products That Are Practical *And* Pretty

    Organizers, desk mats, cable clips, and more office products you won't mind looking at.

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    1. A pastel mug warmer that regulates the temperature of your coffee or tea so you can nurse your drink for hours without sipping an ice-cold beverage *and* looks good while doing it.

    A pink mug warmer on a desk with a mug of coffee on it
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I researched so many coffee warmers and am so glad I decided on this one. It definitely keeps my coffee hot, no matter how long it takes me to drink it. I also like that it has three settings. As you drink down your coffee, you can lower the heat because it keeps the coffee very hot. I like it so much I ordered a second one for another part of the house." —hottytoddy

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in six colors).

    2. An acrylic four-piece desk organizer you ~clearly~ need so you have a place to put all the assorted office supplies you've accumulated. Plus, because this organizer is clear, it won't clutter up your space.

    four compartment clear organizer with assorted office supplies in each spot
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is a beautiful desk organizer. I love that the pieces are sturdy and well made. It is very functional and reduced the clutter around the desk." —Mamta

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in clear and gold).

    3. Or a rose gold mesh style with five compartments, a mini sliding drawer, and a slot big enough to hold a notebook in the back, so you don't have to fumble around looking for a pen and paper when your boss asks if you're taking notes during your team meeting.

    reviewer image of the rose gold desk organizer in the corner of a customer's desk holding a small succulent, pens, and a notebook
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This rose gold organizer is super cute and convenient! I can keep all my paper clips, pencils and markers all in one place. I like to write letters to family and friends and this organizer makes writing even more fun!" —MediaBoxEnt

    Get it from Amazon for $21.97 (available in five colors).

    4. A wireless mouse that comes in so many different colors, you can pick one that fits your vibe, because sometimes it's the little things that get you through your workday, such as having a cute mouse.

    reviewer image of a small mouse in mint green
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I got this mouse, and it is lovely! It is very elegant, just what I was looking for to brighten up my old black laptop! My old wireless mouse had stopped working, and this is a great upgrade. The design is ergonomic, your hand rests in a natural, neutral position rather than in a claw, since it is flat and smooth. The scroll wheel is a ball but only goes up and down, not side to side, which is fine for my purposes. The click still audible, but very very soft, and I think it will be good for the library where sometimes a regular mouse clicking sounds too loud. I like that it has an on/off button for when it is not in use and inside the laptop bag. I thought it was so pretty that I am going to buy a second one in white and gold to match my desktop." —Jessica

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in 25 colors).

    5. And a tie-dye mousepad so you're able to use your wireless mouse on your desk and add some color to the space at the same time.

    square pink, blue, yellow, and green tie-dye mouse pad
    Urban Outiftters

    Promising review: "I got this mousepad in the tie-dye color for myself, a friend, and one for work/the office. The color is beautiful, the material/fabric is soft and smooth, and feels nice under the mouse. I highly recommend it!" —kwasy

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $9 (originally $12.95; available in four styles).

    6. A storm cloud weather predictor with crystals inside that react to different weather conditions, so not only will it look really nice sitting on your desk, but it will also keep you updated on what's happening outside, so you know if you can take that lunch break walk or not.

    cloud-shaped glass with water and crystals inside with a wood bottom
    Firebox

    Get it from Firebox for $43.

    7. A patterned lap desk for anyone who might not have room for an actual desk. This baby will transform your couch (or even your bed) into a workplace where you can knock out your to-do list.

    model with the light wood-like top and teal patterned fabric bottom on their lap with a book, phone, and snacks on it
    Amazon

    Plus, it has a slot specifically designed to hold your cell phone, so you don't miss any important calls or texts.

    Promising review: "This is exactly as described. It is super comfortable, lightweight, and very pretty. It is already making my work from home experience better." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in seven colors and patterns).

    8. A set of sleek nesting trays you can use together or separately as a place to set miscellaneous items (such as extra pens or even your AirPods).

    hand grabbing a pen from a light blue tray inside a green larger tray with a small light brown tray on the other end
    Open Spaces

    Promising review: "I love my nesting trays. The mix of colors and materials is fun. I love the look and quality. It’s a fun addition to my space without looking cluttered." —Kristyna T.

    Get it from Open Space for $42 (available in four colors).

    9. A Bluetooth keyboard great for anyone who invested in a laptop stand, only to realize that it made it harder to type. Reviewers love this keyboard not only for how it looks, but for how well it works too. Now that's a win-win.

    wireless keyboard in light pink in front of a computer
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love that this keyboard is so easy to pair and switch on devices. It is such a lightweight and pretty keyboard. It was actually really good quality for such a good price. I definitely recommend it." —Leilani

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99 (available in pink and white).

    10. A CovoBox made to look like a stack of books, but it's actually hollow on the inside, so you can use it to cover the mess of cords that you have in your office. Say goodbye to clutter and hello to beautiful (and functional) decor.

    before and after showing how what looks like a bunch of gold and tan books actually hides a wifi box and Alexa device
    Amazon Handmade

    Before adding this to your cart, you have the option to customize it, including selecting from 14 lengths and 15 colors (including custom colors). The CovoBox is made from reclaimed books and sustainable wood.

    BTW — Covogoods is a small family-owned business creating home decor in Utah!

    Promising review: "I’m pretty sure I’ve never loved a purchase from Amazon as much as I love this one, and I’ve been a Prime member since Day 1. This product is EXTREMELY well made and very unique. Plus, it does the job of hiding the ugly routers and cords. And the customer service was great and responsive. I was a little hesitant to spend the money on this but after years of living with the husband’s pile of technology, the money was well spent!" —AmazonEmme

    Get it from Covogoods on Amazon Handmade for $29+.

    11. A velvet open-back office chair that'll not only add a sleek and sophisticated look to your office but also be a comfortable place to hang out in for eight hours a day.

    Pink velvet office chair with a rectangle opening in the back and five silver legs with black wheels
    Wayfair

    Promising review: "This is beautiful, easy to put together, and a light but sturdy chair. I love it, and it has already made working from home so much more comfortable." —Hailey

    Get it from Wayfair for $106.99 (available in eight colors).

    12. A floral print tackle box filled with a ~bunch~ of floral print supplies you can use to turn your desk into an actual office. You can use the pencils and eraser to write down important notes on the paper, and then the magnets and push pins to hang them up so you don't forget that important email you have to send.

    the box filled with the floral magnets, paper clips, pad of paper, pencils, and binder clips, and paper clips
    Rifle Paper Co.

    The box is filled with a tear-off pad of paper, three magnets, two enamel paper clips, 20 gold push pins, an eraser, three gold binder clips, and two pencils.

    Get it from Rifle Paper Co. for $34.

    13. A desk lamp designed with a wireless charging pad in the base, which means you're basically getting two practical items in one — a pretty desk lamp and a way to charge your phone during the day. It's the multiple functions while still being chic for me.

    reviewer photo of the gold desk lamp with clear glass shade on a desk
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is a great office lamp. It's perfect for a desk. I can charge my phone and also another device using the USB outlet. The LED bulb is very bright and great for reading. It came well packaged and was easy to put together. Only had to remove the sticker under the glass, but it peeled right off with no residue." —LeeAnne Rogers

    Get it from Amazon for $59.99.

    14. A pack of brightly colored folders that'll ~pop~ in your office so you know exactly where those papers are that your boss told you to keep track of.

    two-pocket folder with rounded edge that folds into the front to close, in brightly colored yellow, pink, green, blue, and orange, swirly pattern
    Nordstrom

    Get a pack of two from Nordstrom for $14.

    15. An adjustable wood shelf to put next to your computer and turn any books or materials that usually clutter your desk into an interesting desk accessory you won't mind looking at when you take a break from staring at the screen.

    The wood shelf in black with three different areas to store things with books. plants, a clock, and other trinkets in it
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Working from home, I needed something to organize my work essentials so I didn’t feel like my table was just a mess of stuff. This is better than I expected. It’s cute, it makes access to what I need easier, and I’m able to have things organized. Even after I’m able to go back to the office, I can see using this for many things!" —Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in three colors).

    16. A set of gold cable organizers for organizing all the cords on your desk so you don't have to spend 10 minutes fishing out your computer charging cord that fell behind your desk...again. Plus, this gold style won't stick out like a sore thumb among the other thing on your desk.

    A set of two gold finished round cable organizers installed on a desk with a charger wire running through them
    Brighttia/Etsy

    BTW — Brighttia is a New York-based Etsy shop established in 2018 that specializes in industrial and modern interior lighting and decor!

    Promising review: "These brass cable organizers are beautiful and high quality. I’m using two of them to keep a plug-in sconce cord attached to the wall and to direct the cord to the electrical outlet. These little gold pieces add a touch of functionality and glamour to the sconces. Exactly what I was looking for." —Amy Margolis

    Get a set of two from Brighttia on Etsy for $11.98 (available in four colors).

    17. A metal wall grid panel you can hang above your desk and turn a collection of photos and postcards into a ~work~ of art you won't mind looking at.

    Amazon, Amazon / Via amazon.com

    You get two 16.5 x 12.2-inch wire panels, four s-hooks, five clips, and a hemp string with 10 mini clothespins on it.

    Promising review: "This grid was exactly what I was looking for. I had seen similar products in stores, but they were usually more expensive than this. It's perfect for pinning up some postcards I wanted to display!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in black and white).

    18. A large patterned desk mat to not only spruce up the space you use as a desk (even if it's a kitchen or dining room table) but also protect the space and make it easier to use a mouse.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this large mouse pad!! I recently set up a new desk at home due to covid, and I was struggling to find comfort in my new space. This mouse pad brightened up my desk and made it a much happier place to be!" —TedSern

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in 16 patterns).

    19. Or a leather desk mat organizer elegantly enabling you to stay ~on top~ of your work. Not only does it have an extra layer you can store documents in, but it also has a divot to fit small things, such as pencils and USB drives, *and* a magnetic holder to keep a cord in place.

    MoMA

    Get it from MoMa for $65 (available in grey and black).

    20. A rainbow pen pot you have ~a-round~ for a long time because it will add a bright spot to your desk and make it super easy to grab your favorite pen (you know the exact pen I'm talking about).

    small white ceramic rainbow-shaped pencils holder with openings at the top and colored markers stored in them
    Dyvosvit Co / Etsy

    BTW — Dyvosvit Co is a small biz creating handmade decor and entertainment from Kharkiv, Ukraine!

    Promising review: "I absolutely Love my Rainbow 🌈 Pen Holder. It’s perfect for what I was looking for to put all of my favorite pens and scissors and little tools in. It’s so cute too. It arrived well packaged, on time and in perfect condition. I love Rainbows 🌈 and look for them everywhere. I highly recommend this shop. Thank you so much!" —Kathie

    Get it from Dyvosvit Co on Etsy for $36+ (available with or without personalization and in four colors).

    21. A multi-device wireless charger with a simple and sleek design that's actually really practical because you can charge your phone and headphones at the same time so neither die during that extra-long meeting you're in (that could have totally been an email).

    long rectangular-shaped wireless charger in white with AirPods and an iPhone sitting on it
    Courant / Via instagram.com

    Promising review: "This is perfect for a desk workspace. It takes up little space and is never conspicuous or in the way while working. It charges quickly and efficiently. I've received compliments and requests for where it came from." —Wendy B.

    Get it from Courant for $150 (available in five colors).

    22. An acrylic monthly wall calendar, a must-have for anyone who needs a little help staying on top of their schedule. It comes with two dry-erase markers, meaning you can easily move that Tuesday meeting to Thursday without making a whole mess of the cal.

    reviewer image of the square clear calendar hanging on the wall, showing a schedule for the month
    amazon.com

    And if you want to complete the look of the picture above, don't forget to add the acrylic rail and wall pencil bloc.

    Promising review: "This is a classy and stylish addition to my home office!! It was easy to put up and is made with quality materials." —Angel-Quintana

    Get it from Amazon for $78.

    23. A simple yet chic "After Coffee" notepad with three separate sections to help you take a second in the morning (maybe while you're enjoying your first cup) to split up your to-do list into your top priorities, what can be done later, and what can be done tomorrow. This will help you focus on what needs to get done without getting overwhelmed.

    The note page with a top gold section that says "After Coffee Top Priority", a middle white section that says later, and a bottom pink section that says tomorrow
    Godly Gorgeous / Etsy

    BTW — this Black woman-owned business makes super cute apparel, prints, notepads, and more! This notepad is 6x8 inches and has 50 sheets to help coordinate all your to-dos.

    Promising review: "This is absolutely perfect! It arrived quickly and helps me in the morning to prioritize, and it looks great on my desk. I can’t recommend it enough!" — Stephanie Horowitz

    Get it from Godly Gorgeous on Etsy for $15.

    24. A pink and gold adjustable phone stand you won't mind keeping out on your desk even when it's not holding your phone, keeping it at the ready for that very important call you're expecting.

    reviewer pic of the pink phone stand with round bottom, gold stick and long oval-shaped holder with two prongs
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I'm very happy with this phone stand. It stays level and doesn't fall over. It is pretty and cute. I love the color. It is not height-adjustable, but it sits a good height, so if I am on my computer and on FaceTime, people can still see me on video." —Cynthia Rose

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in four colors).

    25. A small and cool color-changing diffuser you can use with essential oils to help reduce the stress that comes with working a 9 to 5 (or whatever hours your job is).

    Reviewer pic of a small white diffuser lit up pink.
    amazon.com

    This diffuser has almost 49,000 5-star reviews! It also has a color-changing lamp with seven colors, a nightlight, auto-off, and a programmable on and off, so you can go to sleep or wake up feeling better than you ever have. You should use 100% pure essential oils with it.

    Promising review: "This diffuser works well with my essential oils. The mist is just the amount I want when I place it next to my computer; moist enough but not too watery. I think it is a good company while working from home." —Dawn

    Get it from Amazon $12.99+ (available in four colors).

    26. And a fun handmade glitter resin coaster perfect for keeping the condensation from your daily iced coffee from making a mess all over the desk and not ruining your laptop.

    hexagon-shaped coaster with rainbow glitter and letter beads that say "Never be so polite you forget your power"
    Abby Kass / BuzzFeed

    BTW — this shop is a small biz based out of Phoenix, AZ!

    I bought this coaster for myself back around the holidays after someone on the team shared the shop with me. I was obsessed with the coaster and all the fun pop-culture references. I've used it every day since buying it, and it's held up great. It holds all kinds of drinks, and the lip ensures that no condensation gets anywhere near my laptop. I picked this quote because it's from one of my fave TSwift songs, but the shop also has quotes from Schitt's Creek, Bravo, Sex and The City, or an option where you can customize it with whatever quote you want.

    Get it from Salut Design Shop on Etsy for $18 (available in three shapes).

    Me at my desk the second I'm done with work:

    Marvel Studios

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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