Working from home has some perks: taking Zoom calls from bed, wearing comfy pajamas 24/7 and enjoying that zero-minute commute. But if your “desk” consists of a haphazard stack of books and your chair is an improvised torture device, we’re here with some haute help.
Our roundup of stylish home-office essentials and cute office supplies will keep you focused and fashionable from 9 to 5. From chic (and ergonomic!) office chairs to glamorous web cams, it’s time to bring a little creative edge to your quarantine cubicle.
Rainbow laptop case
Get your glittery geek on with this little sparkle of joy.
“Unicorn Sparkle” MacBook laptop case, $80 at Chic Geeks
A+ adjustable desk
Raise your game with an adjustable tabletop that lets you work standing up, sitting down and everything in between.
Studio Designs standing desk, $240 at Wayfair
Fringe benefits desk lamp
Give those boring work briefs a shiny spotlight with this pretty piece of desk flare.
Hans-Agne Jakobsson desk lamp, $435 at Finnish Design
Lean, mean, white noise machine
Get into a tranquil head space with a sound machine that boasts eight different calming noises, from soft ocean waves to soothing rain.
SleepBliss white noise machine, $63 at Amazon
Elegant air purifier
How could you not be a fan of this purifying prize that promises to remove 99.97% of allergens and pollutants from your stuffy apartment air?
Pure Cool TP01 Purifying Fan, $300 at Dyson
Designer office chair
Herman Miller’s chairs have been beloved by design freaks for decades — but they’re crazy comfy, too. A frameless back offers support along the spine, improving posture and easing fatigue and aches.
“Sayl” chair, $545 Herman Miller
If an ergonomic chair isn’t your quarantine budget, try one of our favorite tricks: a cute and comfy pillow for extra support.
CJW “Bag Goals” pillow, $95 at Olivela
Web cam ready
Introducing the crème de la crème of web cams. Logitech’s Brio features a premier 4K ultra high-definition camera with five times zoom. More importantly, its high dynamic range (HDR) technology keeps you looking your best, even in the worst lighting conditions.
Brio Ultra HD Pro Webcam, $199 at Logitech
Chic charging pad
Keep your devices out of the battery red zone with this sleek, plugless charging pad.
Catch 3 Charging pad, $140 at Stay Courant
Lap desk of luxury
Transform your couch or bed into a boardroom with this toteable table.
Lap desk, $16 at Container Store
When in doubt, just go with the throw.
Dusen Dusen throw, $180 at Bloomingdale’s
Fresh fountain pen
Sign on the dotted line with this easy writer.
Fountain pen, $169 at Goulet Pens
This handy-dandy calendar will keep you on track with weekly planning sheets and space to jot down big ideas, goals and personal to-dos.
Wit & Delight Stay on Track spiral desk pad, $28 at Anthropologie
Suave sanitizer station
#StaySafe and sterilized with this UV-clean portable sanitizer bag, which kills up to 99.9% of bacteria and viruses on keys, remote controls, eyeglasses and more.
UV-Clean portable sanitizer bag, $100 at HoMedics