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    31 Things From Target That’ll Help You Create A More Official Home Office

    Make working from home a fully professional experience.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed collects a share of sales and/or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A lap desk because working from home means your office is any room in the house. The cushion on the bottom means your lap stays comfy and cool.

    A side view of the lap desk that shows the cushion on the bottom

    Promising review: "This lap desk is a good, easily maneuverable size and the top is a nice firm plastic. The beads in the back are comfortable and form to your leg easily, steadying the surface. Especially for the price, a very good value." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $9.99

    2. A wooden writing desk with open storage on the sides. This compact piece makes getting to work super simple. Keep all the materials you need within arm's reach so you can stay in the flow.

    Writing desk with assorted items on it in an office

    Promising review: "The desk is very nice and sturdy. It has ample amount of shelving for storage and placement of items." —Josh

    Price: $170 (available in three colors)

    3. A park stand with two drawers and two shelves, because this offers multi-tiered storage in one convenient, wood-finished package to make organization simpler than ever!

    The park stand with assorted items on it in an office

    Promising review: "I'm really happy with my new office. The stand fits perfectly and the design is modern, which I love. It took me about two hours to assemble it, but I like to do this kind of stuff." —Rafaela

    Price: $169.99

    4. A golden desktop set to give your office some well deserved regality.

    The gold desktop set

    Promising review: "I just love it. I’ve gotten so many compliments on my home office decor." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $24.99

    5. An all-in-one desk, because this is basically an office all on its own! Even if you don't have a spare room, this piece can make any corner super professional.


    Promising review: "BEAUTIFUL desk!!! Does not look cheap at all. Very sturdy and heavy! It looks so great in my husband's office!" —Target Reviewer

    Price: $499.99 (available in three colors)

    6. A mesh file cart to see what you're looking for before you grab it.

    The mesh cart with assorted items inside

    Promising review: "We bought three of these. Two for the kids doing remote learning and one for WFH. They are great because we can easily roll them out during work/school time." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $116.46

    7. A golden pencil cup because you are the ruler in your office, and you deserve to store your pencils and pens in gold (even if it's fake gold).

    The golden pencil cup

    Promising review: Got this to match my gold stapler at work. I put my writing utensils I use most often in it. Looks perfect with my stapler!" —Target Reviewer

    Price: $6.99

    8. A decorative hourglass with black grains of sand. It almost looks like it belongs in a fairy tale. Total time is about 15 minutes. Think of all you can do in 15 minutes.

    the hourglass with black sand, gold turner, and marble pedestal

    Promising review: "Perfect addition to my home decor! Great quality and great price!" —Target Reviewer

    Price: $20

    9. A gaming chair with a built-in footrest for maximum comfort. Working from home is more fun in a gaming chair. You'll feel like the captain of a spaceship.

    The gaming chair

    Promising review: "I work in an office which I sit for 12 hours a day. This has changed the game!!!! So happy with this purchase!" —Target Reviewer

    Price: $249.99 (comes in five trim colors)

    10. A writing desk with an exquisite modern design to channel your creativity before you get to writing, drawing, or whatever form of creativity suits you.

    The writing desk with assorted items on top in an office

    Promising review: "I just got this desk and love it! It's gorgeous, pretty easy to put together and looks expensive." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $287.49 (originally $412.99)

    11. A wooden letter tray to keep your papers from getting everywhere on your desk. The trays also stack very easily if you want to buy two or three.

    The letter tray with multiple papers and a pair of scissors inside. The tray is on a desk with assorted items around it.

    Promising review: "Sturdy paper and file desk holders. I love the finish and they are stackable." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $10.89

    12. A banker's chair to make any home office oh-so-polished. This wooden piece looks likes it's pulled out of a classic film.

    The banker's chair in front of a desk in an office

    Promising review: "This is a great chair! It is every bit as good as the high-priced store! I am glad I bought it!" —Target Reviewer

    Price: $199.99

    13. Bicycle bookends that will give your DIY library some old-timey flair. (They will also remind you to take breaks from work and get some sunshine.)

    The bicycle bookends

    Promising review: "Great for a main book display in a living room. Holds back various sizes. Grandkids declared them cool." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $21.99

    14. A velvet office chair because sitting on a cloud makes working from home much more manageable. No it's not an actual cloud, but velvet is the closest thing right?

    The velvet office chair

    Promising review: "Love this chair! It is nicely made, comfortable and comes in an assortment of colors." —Joelley

    Price: $219.99 (comes in three colors)

    15. A bookshelf computer desk with so much built-in storage! All that space is perfect for decoration or practicality!

    The bookshelf desk with a computer, books, and other items on it

    Promising review: "Very easy to put together." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $199.99 (originally $349.99)

    16. A mesh desk organizer for keeping everything you need in one place. No more losing small items. They will live here from now on, and you can arrange the compartments however you like!

    The organizer with assorted items inside

    Promising review: "They are sturdy and fit well in my desk drawers. I ordered two sets." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $12

    17. A faux fig plant for removing the hassle from having plants in your office. This baby looks so real you'll forget it's fake. You may even try to water it once or twice.

    The faux plant in a vase on a stand

    Promising review: "Random find at my local Target. Cute faux plant for small spaces!" —Target Reviewer

    Price: $9.99

    18. A golden desk calendar to take at least one function off the screen. Let's bring the date back to analog, plus flipping the numbers for the dates is fun.

    The desk calendar with gold borders and drop-down month and day tabs

    Promising review: "I love it! It’s so cute. Looks nice on my bookshelf." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $12.99

    19. A cork bulletin board that is super easy to hang. This technology hasn't changed in decades because it gets the job done like no other. Keep your desk clear of reminders, family photos, and important documents with ease.

    The bulletin board with assorted items on it in an office

    Promising review: "I love this bulletin board because it’s big and the wood frame is good quality, worth the money." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $7.99

    20. A deluxe posture chair that brightens up the room with its pastel shades! Bring some extra fun to your home office. You'll want to swivel all over the place in this fun chair.

    The posture chair

    Promising review: Arrived quickly. Comfortable for extended hours working from home. Fun color! Would recommend." —Meriam

    Price: $149.99 (available in three colors)

    21. A small glass desk because size doesn't matter. It's not the size of the desk, it's the quality of the work and you're going to crush it sitting at this bad boy.

    The glass desk with assorted items on top in an office

    Promising review: "Love the black glass and it was pretty easy to assemble if you read the instructions through before beginning. It looks great and works really well as a desk." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $179.99 

    22. A hanging wall file holder with three pockets. The more files on the wall, the less on your desk, and the rustic finish makes this piece very decorative!

    The wall file folder hanging in an office

    Promising review: "I needed a place to hang files in my home office that would fit my room decor, and not look like an "office." This totally fit the bill. Easy to hang and seems sturdy. Holds documents well." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $63.99

    23. A monitor stand with storage space on each side for pens, pencils, or any small assorted items. Keep the monitor from marking up your desk and get a better angle on the screen.

    The monitor stand with a computer on top of it

    Promising review: "I used the stand in my craft room to elevate my die cut machine. That way I can put the plates I use with the machine under the shelf for easy access. The color of the shelf is a pretty neutral that matches with my decor." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $29.94

    24. An aurora wave pencil cup to bring some psychedelic flavor to your office.

    The aurora wave pencil cup

    Promising review: "This is smaller than it looks in the picture but perfect for a pencil holder, which is what I wanted! It is very pretty and would make a nice present!" —Target Reviewer

    Price: $12.99 (originally $18.99)

    25. A multi-pocketed pencil desk organizer for ultimate tidiness, and to also remind you that Friday will be here soon. No need to say that other F word.

    The desk organizer with assorted items inside

    Promising review: "These bins are the perfect size! Everyone at work comments on how cute they are! Nice quality too!" —Target Reviewer

    Price: $14.18

    26. An L-shaped desk that can fit in any room, provide tons of desk space, and allow for supreme mobility when you're sitting at it. What other letter shape can do that?

    The desk with assorted items on top of it in an office

    Promising review: "This desk says it needs two people to put together, but I got it together all on my own! It looks great and is the perfect addition to my home office! Took about an hour to set up." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $139.99 (originally $269.99)

    27. A mesh monitor stand with a drawer that looks super sleek! Keep the futuristic design going while the drawer adds that extra bit of storage.

    The monitor stand with a monitor on top and items inside the drawer

    Promising review: "Excellent base for an iMac with room below the drawer to slide the keyboard as well. Nice match for the iMac when ordered in silver. Puts the monitor at the right height for better viewing." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $17

    28. An activity tray that works with books, a laptop, or anything else you need an angle on. With this light, portable model you can take your office anywhere.

    The activity tray on a kitchen counter with a few items around it

    Promising review: "Love it! It’s sturdy and helps keep my laptop cool, normally the bottom of my lap top gets hot on flat services but the holes help keep it cool." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $29.99

    29. A laptop cooling pad to keep your computer happy and healthy. Overheating is one of the main causes of computer malfunction. With this pad that issue is obsolete.

    The laptop cooling pad

    Promising review: "There's a 6–7 degree drop on Dell G7 7700 during normal use, laptop fans and TT fans on high. There's a 3–5 degree drop during gaming session. G7 fans on high, TT fans on high, and on Max settings. Definitely made my keyboard more comfortable to touch." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $59.99

    30. A desk lamp that you can adjust in three places to create the perfect lighting for your office. Plus it almost looks like the Pixar lamp. So cute.

    The lamp next to some items on a desk

    Promising review: "Small desktop lamp, love the style and matte black finish. It fits nicely on my corner desk at the office." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $45

    31. A desk lamp with USB ports to charge your phone in style. The design almost makes it look like a crystal ball. We see a well lit office and fully charged electronics in your future.

    The desk lamp next to some assorted items

    Promising review: "Love how simple and minimal it is. Looks exactly like the photos and I love the twist dial knob to make it brighter or darker. Love how it elevates my nightstands" —Tiff

    Price: $30

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