Just What A Workstation Needs: Get These WFH Gifts That Are Cool Yet Functional

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    While it was all beer and skittles in the beginning, many of us are now slightly jaded by this entire remote working regime. Believe us, we were too until we found a whole bunch of ways to keep ourselves productive. How did we make work from home actually work, you ask? It's quite simple really, we spruced up our workplace. So, here's a list of WFH-appropriate gifts that you can get for your loved ones this gifting season. 

    Let's try to spruce up some home offices, shall we?

    Portable Laptop Table

    Ebee Laptop Table With Drawer

    One of the many perks of working at home is the liberty of working from any corner you deem perfect. Sitting at one place can be tiring and sometimes even monotonous. Relieving us of that is this sleek wooden, foldable laptop table which comes with an attached drawer (oh, yes). The best part about this table is that you can easily adjust the angle and height of the platform. That's not it, it even has slots for your phones and tablets. 

    Price: INR 1,999 but currently available for INR 1,299 (If you order via an Amazon Prime account)

    Office Organizer, Yours Concretely

    Office Organizer (White-Black) - Yours Concretely

    Office Organizer (White-Black) - Yours Concretely

    1299

    Let's be honest, no one likes to work on a messy desk. Apart from being extremely distracting, it is displeasing to look at. Well, not anymore. This Office Organizer from our all-time favourite, Yours Concretely, is made out of concrete and comes in five stunning shades. It's got easy slots for pens, phones, business cards, paperclips and other essentials. Multifunctional in nature these look great on any surface. 

    Price: INR 1,299

    Bottle Lamp, Wasted

    Bottle Lamp (Sheep0 - Wasted

    Bottle Lamp (Sheep0 - Wasted

    1780

    A table lamp is an inevitable part of your home office set-up. And it doesn't necessarily have to be a boring one at that. These hand-painted bottle lamps by Wasted are made using recycled bottles. Available in many different shapes and designs, these make for a great source of light and double up as quirky desk decor.

    Price: INR 1,780

    Infinity (JBL) Glide 510 Wireless Headphones

    Infinity Glide 510 On-Ear Wireless Headphones - Amazon

    Know a friend who is always busy with those extended Zoom calls? Or a cousin who loves to jam to 90s rock music while working on her upcoming presentation? There's nothing more these folks will appreciate more than a pair of these super comfortable headphones with super-quick charging and long hours of playtime, enough to last you 9 to 5. Not to forget, no 'wired mess'. 

    Price: INR 3,999 but can be bought for INR 1,899 with an Amazon Prime account. 

    P.S., if you think they favour earbuds over headphones, check out this list of budget earbuds.

    Leather Journals, D'Potli

    Belt Closure Leather Journal - D'Potli

    One can never go wrong while gifting stationery. An organized WFH set-up calls for some elegant stationery and we know just the brand for that. Having aced the handcrafted stationery game, D'Potli has one of the most sorted leather journals with handmade papers inside. Available in solid shades of black and brown, these have an old-school charm attached to them, thereby elevating the entire gifting experience. And these are pretty economical too so don't shy away from getting your buddies more than one.

    Price: INR 559 (approximately)

    Scandic Stripes Ceramic Vase, Freedom Tree Design

    Multi-Colored Ceramic Vase - Freedom Tree Design

    Multi-Colored Ceramic Vase - Freedom Tree Design

    1400

    Adding a little green to your home office space is always a good idea. They make the area aesthetically pleasing and welcoming. This Ceramic Vase from Freedom Tree Design has a long neck and is ideal for dry and even some fresh flowers. The vibrant colours on these look exquisite as decor accents.

    Price: INR 1,400 

    Ceramic Jar Scented Candle, The Maeva Store

    Grey Ceramic Jar Scented Candle - The Maeva Store

    Grey Ceramic Jar Scented Candle - The Maeva Store

    899

    Our workspace needs to be as comfortable and soothing as possible. Scented candles do just that. This Lavender fragrant one from The Maeva Store is an instant mood enhancer and has a burn time of good sixty hours. The best feature is the positively beautiful, grey ceramic jar which can serve as a container post the wax burns out. These folks have plenty of other fragrances as well.

    Price: INR 899

    Classic Alarm Clock, Present Time

    Classic Alarm Clock - Black Gold

    No more snoozing and losing with this classic black alarm clock we found at this wonder-store, Modern Quests. This Netherlands based brand does vintage-inspired alarm clocks which are cool enough to accentuate your workstation. The clock doesn't eat up a lot of your space and is great for those who don't like to work in a cluttered up desk.

    Price: INR 1,890

    P.S: you will find gazillions of other splendid gifts from international brands here, do check them out.

    Pro-Tip

    Looking for some awesome work from gadgets for yourself? Check out this list of work from home gadgets you can invest in.