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    28 Products That’ll Make Your Coworkers Say, “Yep, That’s Your Desk”

    What's a desk without a little personality?

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    1. A USB mini fan to keep you calm, cool, and collected even when you get so frustrated that your building can't figure out how to maintain a comfortable temperature no matter what season it is. UGH.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love this fan. It’s the perfect size for my desk at work and doesn’t make noise. I’ve had it for over a year now, and it still works great." —lynnette

    Get it from Amazon for $18.66+ (available in pink, blue, and white).

    2. A stress ball for when you're feline a little overwhelmed with deadlines and need a way to get the frustration out without just screaming in the office.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $5.

    3. Some glow-in-the dark tree spirits from Princess Mononoke for when everyone in your office decides to take a summer Friday and you're stuck at your desk.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These look very cute on my desk next to my other geeky figures. The paint job was tidy. The pearly look really helps them look more like spirits (I had initially looked for flat white, but was pleasantly surprised with this instead)." —Elizabeth Aurich

    Get a set of five from Amazon for $4.99.

    4. A sticky notepad with spots to write what you plan to accomplish every hour...because it's never a bad thing to be this detail-oriented.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $6 (available in yellow, pink, and blue).

    5. A dimmable touch control lamp for when you need a little extra ~flower-power~ to get through the day.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I immediately bought two more because this is the cutest lamp ever. It has a USB port, and it is rechargeable. The sucker holder for the phone is awesome when I am facetiming someone, and I am also on my computer. It is very bright and the touch option lets you dim or use at the full bright level. For the money, this is a great gift. I know it says its for kids, but I use it in my office." —D. Diaz

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in pink and yellow).

    6. A Britney Funko Pop! because this pop queen deserves all the love and respect that placing this at your desk for everyone to see will give her.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $12 or Amazon for $8.05.

    7. A mini waving inflatable tube man that'll be excited to see you every morning, especially on Monday when all you can think about is going back to bed.

    Firebox

    Get it from Amazon for $8.81 or Firebox for $12.99.

    8. The world's smallest vacuum because having to eat a sad lunch desk ~sucks~ more when you spend the rest of the afternoon typing in a sea of crumbs.

    Paper Source

    Just plug the USB cord in, and you'll have a clean desk in no time.

    Get it from Paper Source for $14.95.

    9. A tissue box cover – it doesn't take a genius to know this will look so good sitting on your desk.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love this tissue box cover!!! Great colors! I have it sitting on my desk, and it makes me smile while working. Looks like a big Rubiks Cube, and it reminds me of The Big Bang Theory set." —Judy DeFord

    Get it from Amazon for $26.95.

    10. A paperweight that's *probably* more acceptable to keep at your desk than a Magic 8 Ball – it will be there for you when you have to make a really tough decision and need a second opinion.

    Uncommon Goods

    Promising review: "My boss loves it! My manager has coworkers spin it when they have a question. It's a good conversation starter and everyone gets a kick out of it." — Kayla

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $18.

    11. A mug you'll be all fore the next time you need a little mental (and coffee) break to get you through the afternoon.

    Paper Source

    The mug also comes with a golf club pen and foam golf ball. Plus, the mug is microwave and dishwasher safe!

    Get it from Paper Source for $16.95.

    12. A magnetic poker art sculpture so you don't have to ~show your cards~ during that long phone conference when you just need something to distract you while Karen from marketing keeps talking about whatever she's talking about.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    13. A tape dispenser for when you need to ~hang~ in there and get through the week. Sometimes you just need to chill and take it easy.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $11.40.

    14. Some floppy disk coasters to ~save~ your desk from another condensation disaster.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These are the coolest, nerdiest coasters ever. They look identical to real floppy disks and the vibrant colors make them that much more cool. Obviously, they're not absorbent being that they're made out of silicone, but they stay put pretty well when you move drinks on and off of them, so I don't anticipate any condensation that drips onto them getting all over the table."—Ryan Conklin

    Get them from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in five varieties).

    15. A flamingo float-tea so you can power through the week before you leave for vacation without losing your ~flocking~ mind.

    Paper Source

    Get it from Paper Source for $16.95.

    16. A duster you'll have no prob-llama using to keep everything clean. Plus, this little guy is a cute work mascot!

    American Eagle

    Get it from American Eagle for $14.95.

    17. A simple modern clock because minimalists deserve to have some decoration on their desk, too.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $21.90.

    18. A sassy desk plate designed to give everyone in the office a reason to know that you're funniest and sassiest one in there and you like it that way.

    Firebox

    Get it from Firebox for $12.99 (available in three sayings).

    19. A memo holder that'll be a ~dyno-mite~ addition to your workspace. Now, you'll have a place to write the memo you told yourself you were going to remember, but we both know that's not going to happen. You've got to write it down.

    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    20. An honest mug because sometimes it's okay to let everyone know what kind of employee you really are proud of being.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    21. An organizer anyone ~wood~ like to use to keep their desk nice and neat and tidy.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $24.39.

    22. Some sticky notes that'll help explain to your coworkers why you keep showing up to work in a crown everyday. Duh, you're waiting for Julie Andrews to show up and tell you that you've been a princess this whole time.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    23. A desktop tetherball because your days of going to summer camp may be over, but that doesn't mean that the fun can't keep going ~round and round and round~.

    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    24. An action figure of the Notorious RBG who will be a constant reminder that you can handle anything that gets thrown at you during your day...just like she does in the Supreme Court.

    Paper Source

    Get it from Paper Source for $19.95.

    25. A pad of paper that'll make you smile even if you've gotten 30 emails in the time that you've been reading this post.

    Amazon

    Yeah, we know you read our posts at work. We love it.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    26. Some pushpins that are just ~plane~ awesome. And I have nothing else to say about that.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These are wonderful. I use them on my cork board at home as well as my cubicle at work. They are metal and very sturdy. The tip of the plane has a long pinhead, so they are very easy to push in at any angle and they stay put." —Erik

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $5.88.

    27. A wireless charger you ~dough-not~ want to not have on your desk. Who wants to leave the office with a phone that's not at 100%.

    Firebox

    Get it from Firebox for $17.99.

    28. A tape dispenser with a sense of humor because life should be enjoyed, and this little thing will bring you a load of joy.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in blue and orange).

    Me every single Monday at my desk:

    Walt Disney Pictures

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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