Whether your desk space is for work, school, gaming, or a hybrid of all three, there are quite a few products out there to help make the experience of sitting in front of your desk that much better. We’ve scoured Amazon to bring you some of the best stuff out there to bring order, brighten things up, or just add a touch of personality.
Not everything at your desk needs to be strictly-business. You have to have a little fun, too. It’s critical. Here are a few items to liven up your work space.
Not everything on your desk needs to be strictly business. Put one of the Majora’s Mask Nendoroid figures on there and spend the day smiling at how cute it is.
The juxtaposition of the chibi-proportioned Nendoroid figures and the dark and gritty Batman makes this one of the more adorable Nendoroids for your desk. And check out that Bat Signal, are you kidding me?
Not only does this tiny arcade cabinet look everything the part of its full-grown counterpart, it also actually plays Pac-Man. Gobble one up right now.
These are maybe the cutest thing? Look at that sleepy Kirby. Or is he crestfallen? Spoiler: it’s up to you and your imagination.
Open your mind with this magnetic cube puzzle and enjoy the magical nature of magnetism. Just keep it away from your hard drive, these are seriously strong magnets.
Cluttered workspace, cluttered mindspace. Whether or not that’s true is up for debate, but the data points to a clean work space making a big difference. Get on top of things with these solutions.
Lightweight, low profile, and convenient as all get-out, mesh organizers make a huge difference.
This mesh organizer is almost the same as the one from Halter, but it’s not. It’s different. Keen observers will be able to spot the difference right away.
Just looking for a basic way to keep all your stuff from cluttering up your desk? This organizer is less than $10 and works great.
Here’s another great organizational option. It’s made of wood so it looks somewhat more dignified. Discerning desk owners, take note.
Cable management is one of those things you don’t really appreciate until it’s done. And when it is, wow. What a difference.
This is advertised as a remote-control holder, but you can put whatever you like into it. Seriously!
The lighting in your room or office might seem fine, but when you need to focus on something, having a desk lamp makes a huge difference.
If desk real estate is at a premium, snap up this clip-on solution and only take up a tiny fraction of your desktop. Plus you can easily move it elsewhere to banish the darkness.
This sleek desk lamp has 5 levels of brightness and an adjustable design, so you can find the perfect lighting for any circumstance.
Looking for a basic, low-cost desk lamp solution? Here it is. This thing is a classic. And who says it has to be a desk lamp? You can put this thing anywhere you want. It’s 2018, baby.
This dimmable lamp has different hue settings in addition to brightness. It also has a “breathing” mode, so this is basically the Razer keyboard of desk lamps.
Just like having a few toys around can help take the edge off, using your work desk for hobbies is an ideal dual use.
A good X-Acto knife set is one of those things you never realized you needed until you have one. Unless you’re big into crafts and model making. Then you already know how clutch these things are.
Protect your desktop with a self-healing hobby mat. This is ideal if you like to use your desk to do things like… the very crafts and models spoken of in the X-Acto knife description up above.
Some days, you have to spend a lot of time sitting at your desk. Why not ease the burden and make it a little more comfortable?
Under your desk is often over-looked. Keep your legs and feet as comfortable as possible with this no-frills footrest from AmazonBasics.
Looking for something a little more customizable? This footrest has an adjustable height, so you can go low on Mondays and turn up on Fridays.
This highly-rated footrest is a hammock for your feet, and the manufacturer touts its portability. Take it everywhere.
Another adjustable hammock for your feet, this one has sturdy clamps to lock it to your desk. Pour your feet a glass of lemonade, it’s hammock time.
Seth Macy is surrounded by half the stuff on this list. Follow him on Twitter @sethmacy.