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Home Office Gift Ideas for the New Year

People who work from home always try to liven up their work area and create an environment that promotes creativity and productivity.

These gift ideas are an excellent suggestion for people who work from a home office or people setting up their first home office.

It also works if you’re shopping for gifts for someone who works in a regular office environment such as a cubicle.

Everything from space organization to zen to furniture is included in this gift idea list. Best of all, there’s a suitable gift for every budget.

Best Gift Ideas for Someone Who Works from Home

Best Gifts for Someone Who Works from Home

1. BIC Intensity Fashion Permanent Markers

I love vibrant and colorful stationery. I feel it bolsters my creativity, and workspace and just makes work more fun.

This BIC set contains 36 permanent markers of various colors with a snap cap that prevents drying out. CHECK PRICE HERE.

BIC Intensity Ultra Fine Tip Permanent Markers, 36-Count Permanent Marker Set in Assorted Fashion Colors, Cool Art Supplies for Teens and Adults
  • One 36-count pack of BIC Intensity Ultra Fine Tip Permanent Markers in assorted fashion-inspired colors
  • Permanent marker pens with an ultra fine tip that creates crisp, neat lines perfect for detail work and lettering
  • Bold, long-lasting ink is fade- and water-resistant, so your masterpieces stand the test of time
  • Low-odor, acid-free and ACMI-approved non-toxic ink that dries quickly and marks on just about everything, including glass and plastic
  • Unique snap-cap prevents dry out and soft rubber non-slip grip offers comfort and control

2. Bisley Five-Drawer Cabinet

This Bisley Cabinet has five pull-out drawers for organizing office supplies and files. The drawer is finished with a powder-coated paint for durability and style.

The drawer is available in three colors – charcoal, fuchsia, and steel blue. It is also available with 6 drawers and 8 drawers. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Bisley MD5-NV File Cabinet, 5 Drawer, Navy
  • Fully-welded, all steel construction
  • Five pull-out drawers organize small office supplies, paper, crafts and projects
  • Solid chrome drawer pull-handles for easy access
  • Built-in label holders to identify drawer contents
  • Finished with powder coated paint for durability and style

3. Cube Versatile Label Maker with Bluetooth Wireless Technology

This label maker takes the tedium out of creating labels for files and documents. The cube uses wireless technology to print directly from your laptop or other mobile devices.

It also comes with pre-designed table templates with different fonts, frames, and symbols. The cube truly turns creating labels into a craft.

The cube contains 1 starter tape, 1 glitter gold starter tape, built-in Li-ion battery, and a USB cable. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Brother P-touch CUBE Plus PT-P710BT Versatile Label Maker with Bluetooth Wireless Technology
  • LABEL PRINTING YOUR WAY: The lightweight, portable P-touch CUBE Plus PT-P710BT uses Bluetooth wireless technology to design and print pre-designed or custom labels up to 24mm (1 inch) wide from your Apple or Android mobile device or desktop.
  • FLEXIBLE SOFTWARE COMPATABILITY: Choose from 3 different Brother software applications for pre-designed creative templates with a variety of fonts, frames and symbols including P-touch Design&Print(1) Brother iPrint&Label(1) and P-touch Editor.
  • ENJOY PRE-DESIGNED LABEL TEMPLATES: Select from a wide assortment of pre-designed home and home office templates along with new templates created for retail store and crafting businesses to help make your labels and products stand out.
  • EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO GET STARTED: The P-touch CUBE Plus label maker comes with 1 Black on White Starter Tape 0.94” (24mm) x 13.1’ (4m), 1 Black on Premium Glitter Gold Starter Tape 0.94” (24mm) x 6.5’ (2m), built-in Li-ion battery and USB cable.
  • USE P-TOUCH TZe TAPE. Use TZe tapes up to 1” wide in a many colors, patterns and types plus Premium Glitter and Matte tapes: TZeM31, TZeML35, TZePR234, TZePR831, TZePR935, TZeM251, TZeM355, TZeM51, TZeM851, TZeML55, TZePR254, TZePR851, TZePR955.

4. Cambridge Business Notebook

This hardcover business notebook has a fashionable black and white design with splashes of gold. The notebook contains 80 lined sheets and is undated so it can be used any time or any year.

The wire binding is stylish gold. The notebook is also available with gold dots. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Cambridge Business Notebook, Hardcover, 80 Sheets, 9-1/2 x 7 Inches, Fashion, Black/White Stripe (59012)
  • Business notebook is durable for daily use; hardcover with a fashionable black and white stripe design; notebook has 9-1/2 x 7 Inches pages; includes 80 double-sided sheets
  • Ruled notebook pages keep handwriting neatly aligned
  • Notebook is undated for anytime use. Sheets include a date box in top right corner to keep notes organized
  • Each page is perforated for clean and easy removal; quality white paper with black ruling; Meets all your note taking needs
  • Wire bound with gold twin wire binding to add style & ensure lasting use; black & white; Stripe look is bold & classy

5. Craft Storage Caddy 

This gorgeous storage caddy is handcrafted and is a great way to organize a home office desk.

The storage bin can be used for pretty much anything. CHECK PRICE HERE.

6. Embellish Ribbon & Tape Printer

A slightly different option from the cube, this printer contains a built-in ribbon and over 90 templates, and 20 continuous frames.

It also contains over 400 symbols and emojis. The printer can be used to create personalized designs for all occasions and projects.

The printer uses 6 AAA batteries or P-touch AC adapter, which is sold separately. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Brother P-touch Embellish Ribbon & Tape Printer PT-D215e
  • CREATE DECORATIVE RIBBON AND TAPE ACCENTS: Easily personalize satin ribbon, patterned, matte, pastel, or washi tape to add a personal touch to gift-wrapping, party favors, table settings, craft and organization projects, scrapbooking and more.
  • PERSONALIZED PRINTING: Built-in ribbon and label templates, 90 plus decorative and 20 continuous frames, 15 initial marks plus 14 fonts, 400 plus symbols and emojis and 25 patterns make it easy to create personalized accents for all your celebrations, occasions and projects.
  • EASY-TO-USE: A QWERTY keyboard, 1-touch easy formatting keys, built-in memory for up to 20 labels and print preview options make using P-touch Embellish easy. Print up to 9 of the same ribbon or tape at a time, ideal for party favors and projects.
  • LIGHTWEIGHT AND PORTABLE: Lightweight and compact, making it easily portable so you can take P-touch Embellish just about anywhere to personalize, customize and organize on the go. Uses 6 AAA batteries or P-touch AC adapter (sold separately).
  • GET CREATIVE WITH P-TOUCH EMBELLISH RIBBONS AND TAPES: Choose from a wide and colorful assortment of satin ribbons plus patterned, matte, solid color pastel and washi tapes up to 1/2 wide (0. 47) to embellish the moments that matter.

7. Floral File Folders 

File folders usually come in generic plain colors but these floral folders can set a great tone for any office space.

Add fun and flair to any space with these handmade office file folders. Available in 2 different sets of 4 each. CHECK PRICE HERE.

8. Geometric Pencil Holder 

We all know the standard black basket for holding pencils and pens but this creator switches it up significantly with an elegant geometric design.

The geometric pencil holder is available in 16 colors with 4 different finishes. CHECK PRICE HERE.

9. Herman Miller Ergonomic Office Chair

The Herman Miller Ergonomic Office Chair has a 3D Intelligent back that lets you stretch and move providing enormous support for your spine.

The chair allows your body to maintain a healthy posture. The chair is adjustable and has a cool green seat. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Herman Miller Aeron Ergonomic Chair – Size B, Mineral
  • Your purchase includes One Herman Miller Aeron Ergonomic Chair – Size B, mineral color
  • Chair dimensions: 41″ H x 27″ W x 16.75″ D. Seat heights: 16”-20.5”.
  • Tilt Limiter lets you set the recline range at one of three postures. Tension control lets you adjust the amount of effort needed to recline comfortably. Seat Angle Adjustment changes seat angle from neutral to engaged
  • Try the Adjustable PostureFit Sacral/Lumbar support. Two individual pads flex independently and can be adjust to fit the curve of your spine
  • Fully Adjustable Arms adjust from a height of 6.8” above the seat to 10.8 inches above the seat, slide backward and forward over a range of 2.5 inches, pivot 15 degrees outward and 17.5 degrees inward

10. Mason Jar Desk Set 

This desk set contains 3 mason jars of various sizes. Handpainted and finished off with twine for a rustic charm.

The mason jar desk set is available in 6 different colors but customization options are possible. CHECK PRICE HERE.

11. Magnetic Monthly Planner 

Elegant magnetic monthly planner. The planner can be written on or used to hang memo notes. Limited quantities are available. CHECK PRICE HERE.

12. Mesh Zenergy Ball Chair

This ball chair encourages good posture and core strength. The ball can be adjusted to two heights. It can also be used as a swivel chair without legs.

The ball chair is available in 8 colors. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Safco Products 4750BU Zenergy Ball Chair, Blue, Low Profile, Active Seating
  • HELPS KEEP YOUR BODY MOVING. Safco Zenergy Ball Chair provides an active seating experience that helps encourage good posture, core muscle strength and may help increase concentration.
  • ENCOURAGES BETTER POSTURE. Designed with an anti-burst exercise ball and four legs for stability and durability, Zenergy offers the posture benefits of a yoga ball without the rolling. These benefits may include better balance and concentration.
  • CHOOSE YOUR ALTITUDE. Each Zenergy ball chair lets you select one of two heights by installing just the feet for a sitting height of 20″ or both the legs and the feet for a sitting height of 23″ – both options are included.
  • GREENGUARD Certified products are scientifically proven to meet some of the world’s most rigorous, third-party chemical emissions standards, helping reduce indoor air pollution and the risk of chemical exposure to help create healthier indoor environments
  • No assembly required

13. Parker Urban Fountain Pen Kit

This elegant fountain pen has a unique curved design with a bold modern look. The stainless steel nib is designed to provide an optimal writing angle for right or left-handed people.

Comes with a 2-year guarantee and is available in 19 different colors. There is also an option to buy a gift set.

The gift set includes a hardcover notebook covered with soft-touch material. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Parker Urban Fountain Pen Kit Black with Chrome, Medium
  • 1 Urban fountain pen
  • Urban’s dynamic curved design offers a bold modern look that dares to be noticed
  • Unconventional bullet shape for perfect weight and balance
  • Muted lacquered matte black finish with a powdered aspect
  • Stainless steel nib provides superior resistance and durability, and is designed to provide optimal writing angle for right or left handed writers

14. Paper and Credit Card Home Office Shredder

Every home office needs a shredder. This budget-friendly basic shredder shreds paper into strips that meet security level P3 standards.

The shredder can take up to 8 sheets of paper at a time and also destroys credit cards. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Amazon Basics 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Home Office Shredder
  • Cross-cut shredder turns paper into confetti-like pieces measuring 3/16 by 1-9/16 inches (5 by 40 mm); meets security level P-3 standards
  • Shreds up to 12 sheets of 20-pound bond paper at a time; also destroys credit cards (one at a time, through dedicated slot), staples or small paper clips
  • 7 minutes on / 30 minutes off; if shredder runs continuously beyond the max run time, it will automatically shut off to protect the motor from overheating
  • 4-mode power switch (auto, off, reverse, forward); auto start and anti-jam auto reverse to minimize/clear paper jams; LED indicators (power on, overload, overheat, misaligned); 8.7-inch paper-entry width; lift handle; easy-to-empty 4.8-gallon bin
  • Quality tested: as part of Amazon Basics quality inspections, we test every shredder before shipping it, which means you may see some paper shreds from the testing

15. Pusheen 2023 Wall Calendar

This adorable and quirky wall calendar features thirteen pieces of full-color artwork and a bonus sheet of Pusheen stickers.

The grids provide space to add appointments and reminders and the calendar includes official holidays for the U.S. and Canada. CHECK PRICE HERE.

You can also pair it with the Pusheen 16-month 2022/2023 Monthly/Weekly Planner.

16. Quartet Glass Dry Erase Notepad 

Dry erase notepad is made with non-absorbent tempered glass and is suitable for note-taking whenever inspiration strikes.

The notepad comes in 5 floral patterns and adds a modern touch to any workspace. The notepad comes with a 15-year limited warranty.

Each pack includes a floral pattern notepad and 2 dry-erase markers. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Accessories with similar designs in the line include a computer pad, weekly planner, and easel.

Quartet Glass Desktop Notepad, 9″ x 6″, Whiteboard, Dry Erase Surface, Marble/White,2 Pack (GDP96)
  • EASY NOTETAKING – Be prepared to write whenever inspiration strikes. These glass dry-erase notepads lie flat on your desktop for quick notetaking, brainstorming and more.
  • PROFESSIONAL STYLE – Keep yourself organized with professional style. The frameless, white and marble boards add a sleek and sophisticated touch to any workspace.
  • GREENGUARD GOLD CERTIFIED – Quartet Glass Dry-Erase Notepad has achieved GREENGUARD Gold Certification
  • CLEAN ERASE – Non-absorbent glass lets you write, erase and rewrite on a clean surface. It is stain and ghost resistant, so your message can be communicated without distracting streaks.
  • LONG-LASTING GLASS – The durable tempered glass surface resists scratches and dents, while 4 anti-skid feet prevent sliding. Designed for heavy use, the notepads come with a 15 year limited warranty.

17. Rustic Edison Steampunk Desk Lamp

A unique and funky desk lamp with a rustic design and a solid wood base finish. The wooden base is available in 3 finishes and 4 socket colors.

The rustic desk lamp is currently on sale for 40% off and includes free shipping. CHECK PRICE HERE.

18. Scotch Dispenser with Magic Tape

The classic scotch dispenser is livened up in 4 assorted colors – black, blue, pink, and grey.

Each dispenser comes with one roll of magic tape. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Scotch Dispenser with Magic Tape, 3/4 x 350 Inches, Non-Skid Base, 1-Pack, Colors Will Vary (C29)
  • Whimsical rabbit shape dispenser for the office or the home
  • Dispenser offers small footprint and holds 1 in. core tape
  • Available in solid black color
  • Attached hub won’t get lost or misplaced
  • Dispenser has a non-skid base

19. Smead Cascading Wall Organizer

This cascading wall organizer is a great space saver and also reduces desk clutter.

It contains six cascading colored file pockets that hold 50 sheets each. Available in two designs. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Smead Cascading Wall Organizer Gen 2, 6 Pockets, Letter Size, Gray/Jewel Pockets (92063)
  • Includes 1 letter size hanging wall organizer (14″ W x 24″ H when open) with 6 removable colored file folder pockets in assorted jewel tones, 1 clear front pocket and 1 blank label sheet
  • Sturdy file organizer has 6 removable pockets in assorted colors (blue, teal, pink, purple, magenta and gray) for organizing and storing your important papers; Each pocket holds 50 sheets
  • Convenient three-part hangers make it easy to hang up your wall mount organizer and keep it level while an elastic cord closure allows for secure and easy transport to and from meetings
  • Durable poly material is tear and water resistant and easy to clean, keeping your documents safe and flat, and protecting contents from dirt and fingerprints; Acid free, PVC free
  • When fully extended, Gen 2 is 12-1/4″ shorter than the original cascading wall organizer, taking up less wall space while providing the same number of file folder pockets and storage capability

20. Swingline White/Gold Stapler

This stapler has a sleek and sophisticated design that is sure to brighten up any desk. It can fasten up to 20 sheets of paper at once.

The stapler is also available in navy/gold and grey/gold. CHECK PRICE HERE.

Swingline Stapler, Desktop Stapler, 20 Sheet Capacity, White/Gold (64701)
  • DURABLE STAPLER – This desktop stapler is designed for long-term durability and consistent performance, constructed with a strong metal base and a sturdy plastic top.
  • SLEEK & SOPHISTICATED – Say goodbye to boring. Attractive stapler with a gold, metallic base and chic, white plastic top adds style to any desktop.
  • DESIGNED FOR DESKTOP – This stapler is intended for desktop use. It holds a full strip of 210 staples. A helpful low-staple indicator lets you know when it’s time for a refill.
  • SECURES 20 SHEETS – This high-performing stapler fastens up to 20 sheets of paper and works best with standard sized Swingline S.F. 4 Premium Staples. Staples have standard ¼” length legs.
  • TACKING & PINNING – Tack papers to bulletin boards with ease: open the top of the stapler and you’re ready. The stapler can also produce pointed staples for temporary pinning: just reverse the anvil.

21. Vintage Business Card Holder

This business card holder is made of wood and has a vintage design. Available with a distressed look or solid look.

There are 29 color options to choose from including pink, lilac, black and white. CHECK PRICE HERE.

22. VIVO Standing Desk

Standing desks have become very popular and are a great way to free yourself from the tedium of sitting down all day.

There’s room for dual monitor or laptop setups and the keyboard tray rises in sync with the top surface to create a comfortable workstation.

Minimal assembly is required and includes a 3-year manufacturer warranty. CHECK PRICE HERE.

VIVO Black Height Adjustable 36 inch Stand up Desk Converter Quick Sit to Stand Tabletop Dual Monitor Riser, DESK-V000V
  • Create Instant Active Standing – VIVO’s desk riser provides on-demand standing throughout the day for the freedom to get out of your chair and relieve muscle tension, reduce stress, and increase productivity. –Patented–
  • Spacious 36″ Surface – The 36” x 22” desktop provides room for single and dual monitor/laptop setups. The 25″ x 10.5″ keyboard tray raises in sync with the top surface to create a comfortable workstation.
  • Strong 33 lbs Lift Assist – Go from sitting to standing in one smooth motion with dual pneumatic spring force. Adjust to your proper comfort level by using the innovative simple touch height locking mechanism (Adjustment Range: 6.5” to 17”).
  • Very Minimal Assembly – This riser is almost ready to go right out of the box! Place on your existing desk, attach the keyboard & feet, and start organizing your workstation.
  • We’ve Got You Covered – Our steel riser design is backed with a 3-year Manufacturer Warranty and friendly tech support to help with any questions or concerns.

Are you still looking for something that isn’t on the list? Check out an even bigger selection of home office gift ideas HERE.

Happy shopping!

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Antoinette M

Thursday 24th of June 2021

Lots of cool ideas. I like the office chair!

Jenny Ham

Saturday 30th of January 2021

Lots of nice products to help get organized when working from home. Some items I have never seen before.


Sunday 3rd of January 2021

...I didn't know I needed some of these things before I read this list