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43 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Desks You Can Buy on Amazon

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More than any other work-from-home essential — like the perfect planner or fountain pens — a designated place to work is a necessity. It’s where you can actually try to reach Inbox Zero and take impromptu calls from your boss without (hopefully) much interruption. And an actual desk is certainly preferable to the kitchen table. To help you find something to suit whatever kind of space you’ve turned into a home office, we sifted through Amazon for affordable (and stylish) desks, including more than one mid-century modern style and others for those who skew more traditional.

If you’re short on space, a wall-mounted ladder desk is the way to go. The storage on top doubles as space for planters, pictures, and anything else you don’t know where to put.

With a white faux-marble top, this option will be a sophisticated addition to home-office setup.

Perfect for bedrooms that double as offices, this stylish secretary desk doesn’t feel too workplace-y but still has plenty of surface area for your laptop and storage compartments for chargers and office supplies.

If you have more unsightly cables than you know what to do with, this desk has not one, but two shelves to keep them neatly tucked away.