The Essentials: Desk drawer must-haves

Although I am normally away from my desk all day, it is still holding my life together. From my little adorable post-it notes I use for my “to-do” lists, to my color coordinated gel-pens that just make me feel like I’m a child again. My desk holds everything I need to make sure I get everything done without loosing my mind. However, with me always going in and out of my desk drawer, it is really easy for it to get a little messy and unorganized. To help me keep my desk (life) together, I have my top 10 desk drawer must haves:

1. Gel pens: These pens write so amazingly and they still make everything look so adorable

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2. Pretty “to-do” lists that makes life just look better

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3. Occasion-less stationary

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4. Hair Clip: Nothing is worse then when you’re trying to get some work done and your hair is all over the place.

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5. White Out: I am the worst speller in the history of spellers, so you could say this is a cherished item

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6. Tape: This is such a multi-functional item, the possibilities are honestly endless

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7. Sharpie: Try a colored sharpie when writing your next note so make things a little more exciting and fun

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8. Sticky- tack: Things are constantly falling of the walls in my room, so it’s just nice to have this on hand

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9. Glue Stick: For someone who is not crafty in the slightest, you would be surprised how often I use glue sticks for everyday life

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10. Clear organizer: If you buy nothing else for your desk, buy these. They look so cute and chic, but you also can see everything

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These are the items that I could not live without, and I hope that they are helpful in keeping your life together

-Kendall Mello

 

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