This contemporary gem features warm-toned African ebony veneers and side panels of clear acrylic accented with polished stainless steel. Both sleek and modern, the desk has a “floating” letter-size file drawer and three separate top drawers highlighted by jewelry-like ring hardware, as well as a “soft close” feature.
$4,120, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, Greenwich; www.mgbwhome.com
20th C. Iron Vault Desk
A retro take on office chic, this stalwart throwback draws inspiration from turn-of-the-century iron safes. The desk is crafted from steel sheet and fitted with heavy-duty metal wheels and latching doors.
$2,895, Restoration Hardware, Greenwich; www.restorationhardware.com
This futuristic and functional workspace creates a shelter from visual distractions while offering ample comfort and style. The Brody features patented LiveLumbar™ technology, along with an adjustable work surface that holds media at eye level, to reduce neck-and-shoulder strain.
$4,000 and up, Waldner’s, Rye; www.waldners.com
Buckley Leather-Top Pedestal Desk
Timeless styling and classic elegance come together in this storage-laden desk featuring a hand-tooled leather top and traditional pedestal design. The desk boasts a decorative plinth base in provincial cherry tones, along with hanging file drawers, extensive interior storage, a removable pencil box, and a keyboard drawer.
$3,449, Ethan Allen, Hartsdale; www.ethanallen.com