8 Things You Need On Your Desk This Week


We’ve all trawled Pinterest for desk goals, but when you spend most of your time at your desk working, doing tax returns or sending emails, creating an inspiring space goes to the back of your mind. Never fear, these office essentials will take your desk to the next level without breaking the bank. With these beautiful items, you can create your very own Pinterest-worthy home office!


1. The Ultimate Blog Plan 

The Ultimate Blog Plan available here.

We’re super excited about this book, the hardback version is perfect for storing in your desk or proudly displaying on top of it, letting everyone know that you’re going for your goals. It’s more of a course than a book, so you can work through it at your own pace while you’re working on your blog or online brand! Just looking at the front cover will remind you to complete the workbook activities and get some serious inspo. Buy it here.


2. Diptyque Baies

Diptyque Scented Candle In Baies available here.

Baies is a fresh, fruity scent that will help you feel invigorated to get stuff done. Of course, it’s not the best idea to bring a candle to your co-working space, but if you have a private desk or work from home, we seriously recommend trying this scent in your office. Buy it here.


3. The Master Plan Journal

The Master Plan Journal available here.

We know you’ve got a thousand and one things to do the minute you get to your desk, so why not write them all in this beautiful journal. It reflects your desire to get sh*t done and create a master plan for the day, it’s a simple lined journal ready for all your scribbles. Buy it here.


4. Kate Spade New York Pen Set

Kate Spade New York Pen Set available here.

You’ll often see these pens used as accessories in flat lay photos on Instagram, they’re gorgeous, gold, easy to grip and super easy to use. They’re super popular, super chic, and the perfect companion to manic meeting note taking! Buy them here.


5. Cupcakes and Cashmere Table Lamp

Cupcakes And Cashmere Table Lamp available here.

How gorgeous is this pink lamp? When you’re staying up late designing invitations or replying to once forgotten emails, you need a chic little lamp to keep the lights on for you, this one will go with most color schemes and is so pretty, you’ll never want to switch it off! Buy it here.


6. Namaste Journal 

Namaste Journal available here.

Sometimes you need a reminder to slow it own, this Namaste journal is the perfect stress reliever. Write your important goals and to-dos in it, or just use it as a stress and worry journal, writing down everything you’re anxious about or anytime you’re feeling stressed. Buy it here.


7. Connor Snake Paperweight

Connor Snake Paperweight available here.

Weigh down your annoying paper with this super cool paperweight, Connor’s range of luxe office supplies have us dreaming about an extravagant, gilded office, lined with gold elephants and deep green palm trees. Feeling it? Buy it here. 


8. Rose Pen Pot

Rose Pen Pot available here.

Finally, where would you be without the humble pen pot? We need a new one at CGD HQ, This one is perfect for giving you an organized space to store all your pretty pens and making it so much easier to find everything! Buy it here.

Featured photo: @carmengracehamilton


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