30 Great Home Office Organizing Tools

For all its minuses (cold weather, gray skies, no new Homeland episodes), January has a few big pluses, one being the overarching clean slate feeling that the month brings. So all month, I’ll be focusing my product roundups on organizational tools. Today I’m kicking things off with the office, home or otherwise. I’m struggling to get my own office in order (seriously, why is everything still covered in glitter?), so I wanted to start with some great tools that would help keep any space spic and span. Like always, I think any organizational project is a chance to extend a theme or personal style, so I’ve tried to mix in some trend- and design-conscious pieces along with the basics we all need. I narrowed down this list to my 30 absolute must-haves, but you can view my full research extras (60 more organization options) right here on Pinterest. xo, grace

Image above: 1. Magnet Strips $5 each | 2. File Folders $7.50 | 3. Magazine Files $6.99 for 2 | 4. Shagreen Pocket $11 | 5. Paper Holder $45 | 6. Wall File $30 | 7. White File File $25 | 8. Grass Letter Holder $10 | 9. Letter Sorter $8 | 10. Magazine Rack $170

Image above: 1. Birch Boxes $30 for 4 | 2. Blue Box $16.99 | 3. Triangle Bag $1.99 | 4. Dotted Box $4.99 for 2 | 5. Knodd bins $14.99 each | 6. Braided Basket $24 | 7. Canvas Bin $90

15+ More Office Organization ideas after the jump!

Image above: 1. Expedit $159 | 2. Comonibili $169 | 3. Drawer Shelf $55 | 4. Wall Shelf $65 | 5. TPS File Cabinets $159 each | 6. PS Cabinet $50

Image above: 1. Concrete Magnets $11.95 | 2. Peas USB Hub $32 | 3. Paper Clips $3.99 | 4. Cloud Magnets $7.95 | 5. Cable Clips $9.99 | 6. CableDrop Cord Clips $9.99

Image above, clockwise from top left: Desk Caddy $30, Vintage Wall Pockets $60, Wall Organizer $25, Whitewashed Shelves $899

  1. Paper Friday says:

    Ooh, I just love anything that helps me to be organised… These are all so gorgeous, I want one of everything!

  2. Heather says:

    Organizing makes me happy! And the finished job… even happier. You have a lot of fun stuff from Ikea. I may have to head on over for a visit this week.

  3. So much eye candy! I especially love those Knodd bins – the perfect mix of industrial-looking with soft colors, that’s sort of my thing right now :)

  4. Sofia Peixe says:

    I’m realizing I’m becoming an organizing freak!!!

  5. I love the colors! The IKEA cabinets are so amazing! I’ve been eyeballing those!

  6. kv barn says:

    nice vintage wall pockets!!!

  7. that peas usb port is too cute.

    am going through homeland withdrawals, too.

    have you seen this skit?

  8. I love being organised :) I could buy all of those things :P

  9. Vebo says:

    niiiiiice! great ideas for my office and attelier! :)

  10. What a great collection of organizing tools! I still have a few things left to organize in my office, mainly crafts, and these are perfect ideas.

  11. robynnlansyn says:

    There are so many cute ideas here! I am redoing my home office. Very cute ideas for office furniture, like the bright filing cabinets. A friend of mine in Edmonton has some like that. I think she got hers here: http://www.mobleredmonton.ca/

  12. Yukiko says:

    I’m torn in between buying a larger coffee table and getting
    a couple of little side tables for lamps and so on.
    Any thoughts? Could be this – Yukiko?


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