This Desk Keeps Your Cords in Order and Has a Built-In Whiteboard

Man it feels good to sit down at a desk where everything is in order—or so I've heard. Mine is always a disaster, what with the cords and cables and scattered reminder notes I've scrawled on bits of paper that will undoubtedly get lost in the shuffle. But this lovely specimen from Artifox looks like it would seriously help whip things into shape. Read More >>

Starck's Dog Desk Will Actually Help Kids Do Their Homework

In a surprising turn of events, students around the world might soon be crediting their dog for actually helping them complete their homework, instead of using man's best friend as a scapegoat. But that assumes that every student has access to this adorable dog desk designed by Philippe Starck. Read More >>

A Desk Designed to Accommodate all Your Everyday Tech

Do you ever sit there and wish your desk were better suited for your many gadgets? Seriously, that standard flat piece of wood you've been sitting at for years was not designed for computers, much less tablets or phones. But the SlatePro is. Read More >>

I Want This DIY Mission Control Desk So Bad

Jeff High Smith is probably the best dad in the world. But it's OK other dads, you can take a shot at the king if you too build a mission control desk as incredible as this. What are you waiting for? Read More >>

This Giant Wave-Like Super Office Desk Seats 125

When it was time for the NYC ad agency, Barbarian Group, to design a new office, they wanted to do something different. The agency wanted something more open, less inhibiting. So architect Clive Wilkinson built them an "endless table." Read More >>

Jony Ive's One-Off MacBook-Like Desk Headed to Auction

Remember Jony Ive's Leica camera? It won't be the only item the Apple design guru puts together for the (RED) charity auction. Next up is this minimalist (RED) Desk, made with help from his pal and equally-esteemed design luminary Marc Newson. Read More >>

This Desk-Bed Makes Snoozing at Work a Cinch

The mid-afternoon lull is a common problem. But if you often find yourself dribbling upon your keyboard during a short power nap at work, maybe you need something like this convertible desk, designed for specifically for snoozing, in your life. Read More >>

What Do You Think Of Standing Desks?

I'm really of two minds about standing desks. On the one hand ugh. I don't wanna. Too perky, too enthusiastic and soooo much, you know, standing. On the other hand we Brits are not a healthy bunch. We need to pull it together. And all this driving, cubicle-sitting and blogging is not helping us get going. So maybe it's for the best? Read More >>

Gorgeous School Furniture That Teaches Kids Good Posture

Turns out, sitting hunched over a desk for eight hours a day isn't all that great for a kid's posture, and the spinal contortions needed to lean over a flat desk certainly do nothing for a student's ability to focus on the day's lessons. However, this rolling chair from Dublin-based industrial design firm Perch aims to keep kids upright, comfortable, and engaged through the magic of deforming plastic. Read More >>

Remind Yourself That Nature Still Exists With a Terrarium Work Desk

If your 9 to 5 has you yearning for a little more nature while you sit behind a computer screen all day, consider trading up your jungle desktop wallpaper for Daniel Zeller's custom Terrarium Desk. Tucked away inside is a miniature jungle lit with soft LEDs that's visible through a plexiglass window on top. Read More >>

wish you were here
Secret Sleeping Desks Should Be Installed in Every Uni Library

Falling asleep while studying is a rite of passage for students of higher learning, so why shouldn't university libraries install desks that made the occasional nap a bit more comfortable? Everyone from Edinburgh to Southampton should be calling up Russian designer Yaroslav Misonzhnikov and asking to buy his wonderful work desk with a secret spot for snoozing. Read More >>

Your Kids Will Never Outgrow This Drawing Desk

Designed to accomodate kids of any age and height, this Grow Table drawing desk features a sloped work surface so at one end it's low enough for little tikes, while the other is high enough for teenagers. Read More >>

With This Swing Table in the Office, Work Becomes Play

It's hard to get excited about another drawn-out business meeting. Stiff chairs. A circle of equally bored faces. Maybe your leg falls asleep from all that sitting, and then what? You jiggle it silently in your seat and stumble gracelessly on your way out the door. Read More >>

This Desk Only Needs Two Legs

When you think about it, a two legged desk makes sense. Most of us cram our home workspace up against a wall or into a corner anyways, so why even bother with two legs that are rather redundant? Read More >>

Whimsical Floating Desk Supported By Balloons and Giant Jenga Pieces

After a magazine article noted that its reception area was "small and routine," ad agency Boys and Girls decided to do something about it. So they created this brilliant floating reception desk that looks like it was inspired by Pixar's Up. Read More >>

Stay Off Your Boss's Radar With This Stealth-Inspired Desk

Some days you want your boss to be aware of all the great work you're doing. But other days you just want to slip beneath the radar, do what you gotta do, and get home. And we assume that's exacly what David Hsu's angled stealth desk is for. Read More >>


Don't have a Gizmodo UK account?