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    31 Things From Target You’ll Probably Appreciate If You Spend All Day At Your Desk

    If you haven't done so already, it's probably time to make your home work or home school station as cute and comfortable as possible.

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    1. A chic little flip calendar to help you keep track of what day it is, since days and weeks and months have been somewhat melting together. Is time an illusion? Has it really been nine months since Tiger King? For official work purposes, it can be helpful to know.

    Gold and black flip calendar
    Target

    Promising review: “This is a super cute desk addition. It’s simple and easy and keeps my days on track. It’s also great that I can use it forever since there are no years involved.” —CWilliams

    Price: $12.99

    2. Or a clear acryclic wall calendar for a practical yet sophisticated way to keep track of your schedule. The minimalist design creates an elegant feel unlike other reusable calendars, and the storage underneath is just an added bonus.

    Clear acrylic wall calendar with gold hardware
    Target

    Promising review: “Purchased it for my office. Looks so pretty and goes perfect with my gold decor. If you are thinking about buying it, do it, you won't regret it.” —Target reviewer

    Price: $69.15

    3. A stackable desk organizer set to keep things tidy without taking up too much space. The simple, compact design makes it perfect to keep on your desktop for easy access or to fit nicely in a drawer.

    White mesh desk organizer bins
    Target

    Promising review: “Great product, they fit nicely together and are sturdy/don’t feel cheap at all. I bought a second set!” —Target reviewer

    Price: $12

    4. A sleek desk lamp that'll illuminate your workspace. The mobile neck and wide lampshade means you can direct and focus the light wherever you need it.

    Black and gold desk lamp
    Target

    Promising review: "Nice lamp that feels more like a higher end item than it is. Heavy enough that it won’t tip over — adjustability is somewhat limited but satisfactory. All in all it’s a great desk/task lamp." —Target reviewer

    Price: $45 (available in two colors)

    5. A hanging wood file folder for a decorative way to store paperwork, because why not combine practical office storage with rustic charm? Feels like a no-brainer.

    Distressed wood hanging file folders
    Target

    Price: $64.99

    6. An all-in-one desktop docking station to keep all of your devices visible and charged. There are also six separate storage spaces to condense any loose office supplies.

    Black desktop storage and electronic docking station
    Target

    Promising review: “Great addition to my desk. Took up little space so it’s perfect.” —Target reviewer

    Price: $16.69

    7. A Novogratz end table that looks a little locker for a cute, school-themed storage option. Not everything can fit in or on your desk, and these add a cool pop of color to any room.

    Blue locker end table
    Target

    Price: $119.99 (available in four colors)

    8. A very basic black monitor stand to elevate your computer. The extra height could be a huge help for your posture, or just create space to slide your keyboard underneath.

    Black monitor stand
    Target

    Promising review: “Bought one for my husband's desk and he liked it so much that we bought a second for his other monitor as well. Nice, clean, simple design and seems very sturdy.” —Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    9. A stylish yet comfortable desk chair on wheels, because if your work setup is out in the living room or other common space, this upholstered look won't be as much of an eyesore.

    White upholstered desk chair on wheels
    Target

    Promising review: This chair is comfortable, stylish, and functional. I'm 5'5", and the back of the chair is high enough that I can sit back without feeling like I'm going to fall over backwards.” —Target reviewer

    Price: $179.99 (available in three colors)

    10. A very modern touch sensor desk lamp with an antique vibe. You'd never know from the classy brass and black metal design that you can also choose your preferred brightness and color temperature with a touch-activated smart switch.

    Antique brass and black metal desk lamp
    Target

    Promising review: “Bought two of these to use as bedside tables in our mid-century bedroom. This was a such a good find! The task lighting allows one person to read without disturbing the person next to them. Different warm/cool and dimming settings are really nice. And the USB port just tops it off! Great quality, appreciate that it came fully assembled.” —Naomi R

    Price: $40

    11. A black and gold letterboard set to provide an elegant vehicle for encouraging messages. Seriously, we all need a little pump up these days, especially when we hit a rut in the work day.

    Black and gold letterboard above desk
    Target

    Promising review: “This is adorable and very versatile, I used it at my daughter's graduation as a photo prop and now it's hung over my bar cart with a silly phrase. I imagine it will say all sorts of random things in our house as the seasons change or guests come over.” —Theresa F

    Price: $17.69

    12. A memory foam back cushion and adjustable foot rest set in case your current chair is not doing good things for your back. If you spend most of the day sitting, it's worth investing in maximum comfort.

    White chair with memory foam back support and adjustable foot rest
    Target

    Price: $59.99

    13. A magnetic dry erase board with a sleek black frame that goes nicely with a modern office aesthetic and comes with a magnetic dry erase marker.

    The large rectangular board and marker
    Target reviewer

    Promising review: “These are a great value! I ordered two online and hung them on the wall for my kids remote learning. They shipped fine and arrived quickly. My kids love them, they are a huge hit! They work well with our plastic Magnablock shapes too.” —Target reviewer

    Price: $17.99

    14. And a set of adorable floral and watercolor design magnets to decorate that dry erase board. They'll hold up all your notes and add a little bit of an artsy, colorful vibe.

    Floral and watercolor design magnets
    Target

    Promising review: "So cute! Very functional! Low price too!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $3.89

    15. A decorative hourglass that can actually keep time. It may be a random amount of time, but it is functional and gives a touch of elegance to your workspace with the gold turner and marble base.

    the hourglass with black sand
    Target

    Promising review: “This hourglass is simply stunning! My whole family raves about it. It looks antique. I only wish it timed longer than 15 minutes, BUT I LOVE, LOVE IT anyway! Timers of this quality cost triple the price! A unique find.” —Target reviewer

    Price: $20

    16. A temperature control smart mug to keep your coffee warm through the morning. It's ideal for busy work days when you don't have time to be running back and forth to the kitchen to reheat those cups of joe.

    Black Ember smart mug
    Target

    Promising review: "Loved using this for coffee in the morning. Makes work from home even better. Keeps coffee warm for a while." —Marissa

    Price: $99.99 (available in two colors)

    17. A set of bicycle bookends for a functional accent piece. The distressed wood and metal have a cool vintage feel, and they'll actually hold your books together.

    The two bookends, with a metal design of the front and back of a bike
    Target reviewer

    Promising review: “I had been looking at these bookends for quite some time. I finally decided to purchase them for my bookshelves. OMG!!! I absolutely love them. The vintage look is exactly what made me want them. The bicycle design gives it such a unique look, and it looks amazing with my farmhouse decor.” —Eileen

    Price: $21.99

    18. A jar of cool sphere wood push pins that'll keep your bulletin board looking neat and classy. They'll help you keep track of notes and reminders or display photos with a unique touch.

    Box of the round pins in different wood shades
    Target

    Promising review: "The push pins were exactly what I had hoped for. I searched high and low for something that was functional and cute. These are perfect." —Steph

    Price: $3 for a set of 20

    19. An adjustable laptop stand so you can easily change the height and angle of your computer. Use it on your desk when you want to stand or on your lap for those inevitable work-from-bed days.

    Target

    Promising review: "I sent this laptop desk to my son because his back was bothering him from being all bent over all day while working from home. He LOVES this! He can stand or sit comfortably now, and he even brings it outside on his balcony! Great tool for people who work from home!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $89.99

    20. A set of multicolor dry erase markers to make taking notes more fun. My favorite part about these is that they're low odor, so you won't fumigate your office when you use them.

    Pack of multicolor expo markers
    Target

    Promising review: "Great color choices and good quality." —Target reviewer

    Price: $4.49

    21. An essential oil diffuser that'll help make your desk a calm, relaxing space. Add some lavender or eucalyptus when you're having a particularly difficult work day and let the soothing scents quiet your mind.

    Round gold and LED light essential oil diffuser
    Target

    Promising review: "I really love this diffuser. It has such pretty colors and it turns off on its own. I love to combine different oils for a relaxing smell. I initially bought it when COVID happened and I had to stay at home for work. I needed different ways to feel relaxed. It’s pretty and smells good. What else would I need?" —Target reviewer

    Price: $27.99

    22. And a kit with calming essential oils to use in your diffuser. It even comes with a learning guide that explains how to mix and match oils for a custom aromatherapy experience.

    Kit with four essential oils
    Target

    It comes with eucalyptus, lavender, peppermint, and tea tree oils!

    Promising review: "I really like all the scents. You only need a few drops." —Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    23. A nonskid mouse pad with wrist support. You wouldn't think scrolling could actually wear out your wrist, but when you're doing it all day, the strain is real.

    Nonskid mouse pad with wrist support
    Target

    Promising review: "I had been having wrist pains while working from home, and this greatly improved my comfort while working. Very comfy and good shape." —Target reviewer

    Price: $13.99

    24. A cute planter full of artifical succulents to bring some life to your work space. You may not want the responsibility of being a plant parent, but you can still get that fresh aesthetic with a little bit of faux-foliage.

    The rectangular white planter filled with small faux succulents
    Target reviewer

    Promising review: "This succulent planter is so cute! It looks realistic and it's a tasteful addition to my living room mantle. The planter base is made of a sturdy ceramic. I would definitely recommend." —Target reviewer

    Price: $14.99

    25. An outlet adapter so that all of your electronics can be plugged in at once, all within reach. Two outlets are simply not enough to keep all of your devices up and running these days.

    White outlet adaptor plugged in to wall
    Target

    Price: $16.99 (originally $19.99)

    26. An Apple adapter to project your smaller screens onto bigger screens when you're tired of squinting, or just need to view multiple windows at once on a larger scale.

    White Apple screen adaptor
    Target

    Promising review: “I use this to mirror virtual leaning into the TV so my kiddo can sit more comfortably and watch the lessons on a larger screen than on a laptop or tablet. It’s been great!” —Target reviewer

    Price: $49.99

    27. A high-back mesh swivel desk chair with a million features to keep you truly comfortable. The headrest and seat height are adjustable, there's built-in lumbar support and the ventilated mesh material allows air to circulate to keep you cool. If you need a great quality chair or have issues with neck and back pain from sitting for hours on end, this is the one for you.

    Black mesh high-back desk chair on wheels
    Target

    Price: $136.99

    28. A water bottle for helping you stay hydrated, even on the busiest work days. This one is nice and big so you won't have to refill constantly, has a leakproof cap and keeps your water cold for 24 hours.

    Yellow Takeya water bottle
    Target

    Promising review: "Wow!!! I have cold water all day. I put ice in this thing in the morning, and by late afternoon there’s still Ice in it! Leakproof and durable, and my husband even got one too! I want more in different colors, and they would make great gifts! In love!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $34.99 (available in nine colors)

    29. A bamboo drawer organizer set to keep the clutter contained even inside your desk drawer. You can rearrange these little cubbies to hold all of your office supplies however you see fit.

    Bamboo desk organizers with office supplies
    Target

    Promising review: “These are so handy for organizing anything you want, not just drawer organizing. Attractive, simple and great quality.” —Sara M

    Price: $22.99

    30. A stylish notebook in case you sometimes forget that you know how to write by hand, or when you just need a break from typing. Plus, neatly handwriting notes can be extremely satisfying.

    Black notebook with the text "note to self" embossed in gold on the cover
    Target

    Promising review: "Soo cute! Great quality! I use this every day for work." —Target reviewer

    Price: $14.99

    31. A digital picture frame to bring some joy and good memories to your work day. You can keep a slideshow going with all of your favorite people, which is especially nice when you're missing them most.

    Light wood digital picture frame
    Target

    Promising review: "Great product for the price. The ivory is beautiful and on-trend. Will be my go-to gift for the holiday season." —Target reviewer

    Price: $60

    The reviews used in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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