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17 Random But Amazing Things to Make Your Desk as Summery as Possible

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We all get a little impatient waiting for warmer weather (even though spring just happened).

And, the whole being-stuck-in-the-office-all-day only makes things tougher, especially if your chair faces a stark-white wall instead of a window looking out onto the perfectly blue sky.

Luckily, I know just the trick: Bring the sunshine to you!

Seriously—with any of these 17 items, your desk will feel instantly cooler and brighter, no matter how dull your workspace is.

1. Lotus Flower Humidifier, $21.99

The freshness of flowers, indoors.

2. Shark Business Card Holder, $18

Intimidate them with your décor and your qualifications.

3. Fabric Cactus Door Stopper, $18.99

Because a slipping door is no competition for a sharp (and cute) doorstopper.

4. Palm Fronds Water Bottle, $34.95

Spring clean your bland water bottle with something fresh and vibrant.

5. Ocean Animal Figurine, $27.49

I promise it won’t “octupi” too much space on your desk, but it sure will make it prettier!

6. Printed Daily Planner Journal, $19

There’s nothing like an organized schedule for a breath of fresh air.

7. Mustard Gifts Rainbow Desk Notepad, $8

Just the pops of color you need to bring the bright side to the inside.

8. Flamingo Ballpoint Pens, $10.99

No matter what you’re writing, it’s bound to have personality.

9. Mustard Gifts Pineapple Cup Desk Organizer, $14.00

This sweet organizer is just what you need to keep your workspace in order.

10. Honey Bee Sticker, $3.99

This sticker will help you bee-lieve you’re outdoors (without the fear of being stung).

11. Mini Ice Cream Cone Fudge Pop Frozen Treat Erasers, $8.99

A cool new way to erase mistakes.

12. Penned Posies File Folder Set, $14

What about folders that offer a fresh way to arrange your work?

13. Watermelon Mousepad, $14.95

No need to be melon-choly with this refreshing mousepad.

14. Hey There Sunshine Journal, $16

Who needs real sunshine when you can feel like one every day?

15. Cool Gear Coconut Chiller, $7.25

It may not be a piña colada on the beach, but it’s close enough.

16. Kate Spade Gold Stapler, $27.99

Add this sleek stapler to your desk and you’ll be golden.

17. Gold Anchor Paperclips, $3.45

How about some anchor paperclips to hold you down while you crank through those papers?