It may not be the red Swingline stapler made famous by Office Space, but we think it’s even better.
As a practical matter, we all need some place to charge our smart phone, but why not have it be stylish and functional? That’s why we love this clever retro callback from Jonathan Adler.
No one wants to dig through a messy drawer looking for a writing utensil. When you need one, you need one right now, so why not keep them all together in one nice, neat place like these acrylic holders.
A ruler may seem like a necessity of the past, but we use ours all the time. And we love the look of this one too.
Everyone has files that they have to keep organized, so may as well make it an aesthetically appealing exercise.
American Crafts Office Supplies, $16.95 for set of 4
These magnetic tins come filled with everything you need to organize everything in a nice, tidy package. Just stick them to a magnetic board or strip and grab and go when you need a paperclip, bulldog clip, or tack.
Even if you have a laptop, you likely still can’t live without a mouse, and this inspirational pad will reminds folks of who we at least think is the boss).
Copper Safari Animal Magnets, $8.95
Whether it’s on your refrigerator or in your office, we love the idea of these kid-turned-grownup magnets holding up important documents, lists, or artwork.
Keep important documents in place right in front of your face with these fun and quirky paper weights.
If you’ve got Post-Its and notes all over the place (if it isn’t written down, it’s not going to happen, after all), this set will help you prioritize all those pesky duties.
Dressing up your corkboard can at least be a hoot.
The only thing more warming than taking out an old-school pencil, sharpening it, and getting to work is doing so with this folk print version.
This calendar will not only look great sitting on your desk or hanging on your office wall, but it will keep your appointments straight. Plus, you can print it yourself month-by-month if you’d like. Not to mention you can’t beat the price tag.