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    26 Cool Office Supplies You Can Get For Under $10

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    1. A mini panda stapler almost as cute as that sneezing baby panda video, and at least five times more functional., Amazon

    Promising review: “Got this as a cute little 'it's a Wednesday' kind of gift for someone and she loved it. Small and handy, and from what I hear it can handle your everyday college assignment stapling quite well. And definitely gets compliments every time she uses it to staple something. So this is the perfect item to add a little fun to something as mundane as stapling!” —AJ D

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99 (comes with 1,000 staples included).

    2. A set of cat pens to bring the ~purrfect~ touch of adorableness to your desk.


    Promising review: “I’m left-handed, and have to deal with the dreaded smear. These pens have a wonderful narrow nib and do NOT smear when I use them at work for notes. I think they write beautifully and they are of course too cute by half! I gave away three to office friends, who love them as well, so now I’m ordering a larger pack so that I can be sure to have two in my desk, two in my purse, and two in my briefcase, plus some at home for my husband, who felt left out. The designs are precious, and I love the graphics on the sides of the pen.” —L. Tatum

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $5.69.

    3. A set of patterned folders that won't make you wanna make like a tree and leaf as soon as you get to work.


    Promising review: “These adorable folders are thick and smooth. They’re pretty in a clean, and professional way; great for home, but you can take them into the office and get away with it.” —ErinLeigh

    Get a set of six folders from Amazon for $9.95 (available in three pattern assortments).

    4. A sloth mousepad to inspire you to follow your dreams even when you'd rather be taking a relaxing snooze.

    Also peep that panda stapler cameo in the top left corner!

    Promising review: “Adorable and affordable. Love this mousepad for the office, the colors are nice and it's a bit larger than my old standard mousepad. The colors are crisp and vibrant and it has a grippy rubber back.” —Sarah Lynn

    Get it from Amazon for $7.38.

    5. A floral planner with blank calendars you can customize yourself, so you won't feel guilty for starting a new planner in February (or March) (...or June).


    Promising review: “First thing first, the planner is cute! This is a small pocket folder that you have to date yourself. I would highly endorse it for someone who likes carry a planner with them for daily life. The planner's cover is hard enough where it would not be damaged easily. It came in the mail very quickly and packaged with care. I am pleased with mine and can't wait to use it!” —Bonita Bounnaphol

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in eight patterns).

    6. A set of colored pens you can use to color code for the best organization of your life. Or just the prettiest doodles of your life.


    Promising review: “I bought a planner and these were recommended to me by Amazon. I'm a pen hoarder, so I was surprised to see how inexpensive these were. I bought them because I have no self control, but they've turned out to be terrific quality! I use them at work to color coordinate information to be entered into production spreadsheets at a later date, and I'm very pleased with them. They don't bleed through, they have a fine tip that produces clean lines, and the colors are lonely and bright. Highly recommended.” —Christina Hopkins

    Get the set of 18 pens from Amazon for $8.99.

    7. A desk sign to remind everyone exactly who's working here, and why they should give you some respect.

    Paper Source

    Get it from Paper Source for $5.95.

    8. A set of animal-themed paper clips because, listen: you need a pig shaped paper clip. I'm sorry, but those are just the facts.


    Promising review: “These are super cute and functional. Can't beat that! I can't wait to start circulating them around the school I teach at.” —Nicole S.

    Get a pack of 40 from Amazon for $6.41 (available in three different animal assortments).

    9. A pack of highlighters that each have their own cute animal decoration, which might just be the boost you need to get through reading that ultra-dense document you've been avoiding.


    Promising review: “I love these! They're so cute and make work a little less bleak. Also, I've been using the purple one daily for a month and it shows no sign of drying up. Honestly, these are so cheap, just give yourself a smile with your new adorable highlighters.” —Shopping Maven

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $4.69.

    10. An accordion folder with so much storage space you'll be saying "binders who?" in no time.


    See BuzzFeed's full write-up of these file folders.

    Promising review: “I've been using this folder for nearly three months and I'm a college student with a lot of papers to carry. I was looking for something cute, easy to carry, that fits manila folders, and overall keeps folders from getting crinkly. This DID IT. I can't express how much I love this — I got a second one that is coming very soon! As I mentioned, I use manila folders for a lot of things and even the divider for them is just below the strap that keeps the folder closed. Nothing gets crinkled or bent and it is great. I can throw loose leaf papers, folders, or even books/small notebooks in here. It's adorable and a great color as well. I highly recommend this folder (I got a lot of compliments on it as well!)” —Alexa Viz

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99 (available in eight colors).

    11. An elephant desk organizer that'll even hold your phone in his lil' trunk! Thank you, elephant!

    Promising review: “Love, love, love this. I’m ordering additional ones for my coworkers who were admiring my organizer. Very easy assembly, comes with the tools and screws. It was actually bigger than expected but holds everything I need well. Looks great on my desk and holds my phone! I can’t complain and would purchase again.” —Tymisha R.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in five patterns).

    12. A set of pencils that are the ultimate in self-motivation. Just look down at your pencils if you ever happen to be feeling down about yourself.

    Paper Source

    Get a set of five from Paper Source for $7.95.

    13. A pair of antique copper scissors for a perfectly vintage look that'll add some class to your desk setup.

    Promising review: “They are so sharp they cut thick plastic and thick cardboard like it's butter. They are solid metal with metal screw and bolt holding it together. It's polished smooth. I bought three more of these scissors. My mother has Westcott scissors she had since she got married over 50 years ago and they are still going strong. She has never had to sharpen them. I need scissors in every room. I love these scissors” —Pat

    Get a pair from Amazon for $8.89.

    14. A gold tape dispenser because if you aren't making even the smallest elements of your desk As Glam As Possible, what are we even doing here.

    Promising review: “This little tape dispenser is perfect for anyone wanting to upgrade from the drab office tape dispensers! The color is fabulous and is perfect alongside my gold stapler. The only problem I've run into is that since it is only wire and not a weighted dispenser you might need two hands to get a piece of tape, otherwise you'll take the whole thing with you! Aside from that small thing, I love it!” —Rae Bae

    Get it from Amazon for $5.27+ (available in two colors).

    15. A Totoro pouch that'll keep all your pens and pencils safe, even if you go to work on the regular bus and not a Catbus., Amazon

    Promising review: “SOO GOOD! It’s very spacious, fluffy, puffy, and cute. I loveeee ittt!!” —Flawerisa

    Get it from Amazon for $5.87.

    16. A pack of milk-themed correction tapes that you can write on top of basically immediately, which is a total game changer.


    Promising review: “These are crazy cute, and surprisingly functional. I got them as gifts as part of a little thing for some students, and they love them. I love them, and I am definitely buying them again, for myself and for the kiddos!” —Pavit Kaur

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $7.86.

    17. A desk calendar to remind you of that vacation you're saving up for, even if it's just an imaginary one.

    Paper Source

    Get it from Paper Source for $9.06 (originally $12.95).

    18. A pack of sticky notes that'll reflect your work emotions even when you can't.


    Promising review: “I absolutely adore these sticky notes!!! I had to buy two sets to share the cuteness with everyone at my work and they all loved them! There are four different designs. Each one is cute in its own way. They stick just as well as any market brand sticky note. I will definitely be ordering more!” —Clb92113

    Get a pack of four from Amazon for $7.99.

    19. A set of mechanical pencils with gorgeous designs that are basically guaranteed to make your writing better. That's definitely how it works.

    Promising review: “These pencils are easy to draw and write with! Also, super cute! If anyone is wondering, the eraser is on the ends you just have to remove the cap to access them! Love this product!” —PuddinSkins

    Get a pack of five from Amazon for $6.94.

    20. A Peeps scented eraser that'll sweetly make all your mistakes disappear.

    Paper Source

    Get it from Paper Source for $4.95.

    21. A matching desk set to help you coordinate your incoming documents and various supplies, all in a perfectly on-trend shade.


    Get the desk organizer for $8 and the divided tray for $10, both from Anthropologie.

    22. And the rest of the set, because if you can outfit your whole desk in millennial pink, you absolutely should.


    Get the pen cup for $6 and the set of five pens for $10, also both from Anthropologie.

    23. A pack of metallic washi tape so tiny you'll be able to gussy up your planner while still having space to, y'know, actually write in it.

    Promising review: “This gold foil detail in this skinny washi is so beautiful and I love the colors. The set also came with a a bonus roll of regular sized washi which was a nice surprise. I am surprised at how much I love this and can't wait to use it. The skinny washi will be used in my new work bullet journal to add simple detail. This set is an excellent value!” —Varmintbaby

    Get a set of 16 rolls from Amazon for $6.99.

    24. A set of cat memo flags that'll let you find important places in documents, whether they made you go, "You've gotta be kitten me!" or "Paw-sitively perfect!"


    Promising review: “They're so extremely cute! I love these! There's a blank space on their bellies so you could write whatever you want on it and since there's a pack of three you could keep one on your desk, one in your bag, and another to give away or on backup! I use these for marking my textbooks, planners, journals, and notebooks.” —Just Another Person

    Get three packs of eight different cats from Amazon for $7.99.

    25. An eraser puzzle for hours of brain-sharpening entertainment that might even mean you won't end up needing to erase any mistakes., Amazon

    Promising review: “Fun for all ages. Entertainment for hours. I got these for the kids at a work party, however the competitive adults took them over and where racing to see who could figure them out quicker. The kids still enjoyed them. They have a rubber texture and fit together well.” —EID

    Get a set of 12 erasers from Amazon for $8.99.

    26. A clipboard and folder combo that you'll absolutely love for all your note taking needs.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $6.93 (originally $9.90).

    Have a desk so cute Ilana would totally steal stuff from it to pay for a Lil' Wayne concert. (Look, I love the Broad City gals, but we can agree they'd be nightmares to work with, yeah?)

    Comedy Central

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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