13 Fun Accessories for Your Stale, Boring Desk

Creative office table with lots of stuff on it including headphones, iPad, pencils, laptop, coffee mug, and bag with photo cards and glasses. Top view with copy space. Mongta Studio / Shutterstock.com

You probably already have a high-end mechanical keyboard, gaming mouse, and custom gaming PC, but is your desktop really cool? These fun but (for the most part) unnecessary accessories will help you have the most impressive office in town.

None of these gadgets are essential for anyone’s desktop setup; rather, they’re fun extras that can make your workspace more exciting, comfortable, or personalized. Most of them are ready to use right out of the box, but a few may require batteries or other accessories before they can be used.

A stand for your headphones

Corsair ST100 RGB Headset Holder with USB Charging PortsCorsair

If you’re all about the aesthetics of RGB electronics, the Corsair ST100 RGB Premium Earphone Holder ($ 69.99) is the perfect addition to your setup. It gives your desk an organized and clean look when you’re not using the headphones, and it protects them from accidental spills. The non-slip rubberized base provides stability and you can control its lights over nine zones for nearly endless color choices. In short: it’s beyond the extra. It’s okay to want it.

A cup warmer for your Morning Joe

USB charging cup warmer for coffee, tea or cocoaNorpro

Sometimes you get sucked into emails, Twitter, and work projects in the morning and forget to drink your coffee or tea before it gets cold. Everything is fine – it happens to the best of us. But with the Norpro Decorative Cup Warmer, you can tweet all morning without worrying about your drink turning into a lukewarm, unpleasant cup of sadness. The hotplate keeps your coffee nice and warm until you (finally) remember to drink it.

A cup warmer for your Morning Joe


Terrariums = Nature + Fabulous style

Geometric glass and metal terrarium with succulents and rocks sitting on a desk with other plantsZoutog

A terrarium is a great way to keep things both stylish and zen on your desk. the Zoutog geometric glass terrarium has a small footprint but brings a trendy look to your workspace. It has a single open pane, which makes it easy to place plants, rocks, candles and other decorations inside. The pretty terrarium does not come with plants, however, so you will need to bring your own or having delivered straight to your door.

Terrariums = Nature + Fabulous style


Mini games to keep your game in place

Mini desktop billiards game complete with cue sticks, balls, chalk and triangle standHey! To play!

Of course, your office is where you do your work, but can’t it also be where you play? Perfect your billiard technique with the Hey! To play! Mini table pool game. It is made of high quality wood and regulation green felt and comes with perfectly miniaturized cue sticks and balls. Heck, it even includes chalk, a brush, and a triangle backing.

Mini games to keep your game in place


Magnetize your cable management

Magnetic cable management solution can stick to your desk, table or cabinet with magnetic buttons for your cablesPhilonext

Okay, so cable management isn’t a lot of fun as a mini-game, but being able to find the cable you need when you need it can go a long way for your sanity. the Philonext magnetic clips peel and stick to any surface, like the side or bottom of your desk or filing cabinet, and the magnetic buttons attach to most charging cords, so they’ll always be where you want them and you won’t have to waste time fishing for them behind your desk. In addition, the sleek design will not spoil the aesthetics of your office.

Magnetize your cable management


Save your desktop with fun coasters

Gold, white and navy blue coaster with gold edge on table with a mugKate aspen

Look stylish while keeping your desk water free with this gorgeous Kate Aspen Under the Stars Coaster Set. The Deluxe Coasters come in a set of two and have rubber feet for extra sturdiness. The detailed navy blue and white ceramic constellation pattern has gold around the rim and is a great way to show off your sophisticated nerd.

Save your desktop with fun coasters


An office vacuum cleaner to catch the crumbs

Miniature desktop vacuum cleaner to clean crumbs and dirt off your deskOgrmar

If you are guilty of frequently having a working lunch (or breakfast or snack), let the Ogrmar Cordless Portable Mini Desktop Vacuum help keep your office tidy. Besides being tiny and adorable, it easily picks up crumbs and dirt without making much noise. It’s small enough to sit on your desk between uses, and it only takes two AA batteries.

An office vacuum cleaner to catch the crumbs


Jam Out with a Bluetooth Speaker

Anker SoundCore Flare bluetooth speaker for listening to music while you work or anywhere in your home

Sometimes you want to listen to your favorite playlist while scrolling Feedly or watching a YouTube video (or three) during a short break from work. the Anker SoundCore Flare is the perfect way to upgrade your audio from your laptop’s built-in speakers. the Bluetooth speaker has great sound and playtime, and its fun RGB light ring can pulsate with your playlist. It’s even waterproof, just in case your business meetings get moved by the pool (we won’t say).

Jam Out with a Bluetooth Speaker


Fidget (Cube) with this

The Antsy Labs fidget cube has six total activities on each side with its own for restless handsAntsy Labs

Those with restless hands or who tend to do their best when waving with something might benefit from a fidget toy. the Antsy Labs Zuru Fidget Cube ($ 12.99) offers six aspects of challenging activities like rolling a ball bearing, clicking buttons, moving a joystick, and flipping a switch. It’s small enough to stow in your pocket or desk, sturdy enough to take on the most intense bustle, and it’s available in eight fun colors.

Fidget (Cube) with this


A mini USB fridge to cool down

Koolatron Desktop Mini Refrigerator for a Single Can of SodaKoolatron

If a fully stocked mini-fridge for your office sounds too ridiculous, what about an even smaller fridge that only has room for a single box of … whatever you want to put in it? If it’s more your tempo, check out the Koolatron retro mini cooler. It has an official retro Coca Cola fridge design and plugs right into your computer so your next frozen drink is ready.

A mini USB fridge to cool down


Stay lit with an LED light strip

Govee LED Strip Lights for your desk, monitor, TV or anywhere else, fun colors for your deskGovee

Nothing really makes a statement like colorful LED lights synced to all the RGB electronics in your office. These Govee DreamColor LED Strip Lights can be placed anywhere: behind your TV or monitor, behind your desk or TV stand, under your shelves, virtually anywhere you can think of. You can change between seven colors via the included smart controller or related mobile apps to Android and ios. The lights even have a built-in high-sensitivity mic to match the music and ambient noise – perfect for your next gaming session!

Stay lit with an LED light strip


Relax with a hammock (for the feet)

Deskool Foot Hammock attaches to most desks to provide a comfortable lift for your feetDeskool

You are a hard worker who does not play with useless toys or gadgets. That’s why you should relax and relax your feet with ergonomics Office foot hammock. It attaches to most types of desk and offers two positions for optimal cooling. The hammock folds and stores easily, and even has a handy built-in stand for your headphones.

Relax with a hammock (for the feet)


A pencil holder on the theme of tropical getaways

LEGO DOTS Pineapple Pencil Holder 351 piece LEGO set that looks like a cute pineappleLego

If your tastes are as distinguished as we think you are, you will probably appreciate this LEGO DOTS Pineapple Pencil Holder ($ 19.99). This 351 piece LEGO set lets you keep your most important writing utensils safe and organized in dreamy tropical style. Or better yet, empty it and close the lid to better appreciate the beautiful crown of the pineapple. The bright colors in this set will bring your office to life and show your cats to coworkers how cool you are.

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