446 Asian Home Office Products

With the mounds of desk accessories we tend to accumulate over the years, it’s easy for a home office to get a little out of control. Desks become crowded with staplers, pens and calculators, while file cabinets and bookshelves stock their fair share of important papers and favorite novels. Because it's such a drop center, more than a few things can get lost in the shuffle. A well-organized asian office — one with plenty of bookcases, folders and pencil holders — will ensure that every item has a place, and in turn lead to a stress-free workweek. Avoid the hassle by following these helpful organizing tips. More 
Zaisu Tatami Chair in Black Finish
$114 $162.86 · Only 7 Left
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Simple and stylish with a durable mahogany frame, this Zaisu Tatami chair will be a versatile addition to a bedroom or family room. Ideal for lounging around watching TV or playing your favorite video games, the traditional Japanese chair has a padded seat and back in black patterned fabric. Classic Japanese style. Its simplistic zen design is perfect for use at home or in the ...More
Open Display Unit
$1,406 $2,220.00 · Buy on Houzz
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Patterned after antique Chinese display shelves with their variously shaped openings, this piece has a nook or cranny for each of your favorite household curios. Hand-crafted from reclaimed elm wood and married with traditional Chinese joinery, the unit has been hand-painted and beautifully distressed with a crackled white finish to give it that perfect note of nostalgia.
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CTS 75 Lb Compact Cart
$31.56 $47.34 · Buy on Houzz
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75 lb. Compact Cart for easy storage; Extends to 35.5" height for easy traveling; Supports up to 75 lbs; Extra sturdy and lightweight construction; Smooth-rolling 3" diameter wheels; Includes bungee cord. This item cannot be shipped to APO/FPO addresses. Please accept our apologies.
Elmwood Kang Media Cabinet
$1,190 $1,690.00 · Only 1 Left
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Sleek in shape and spare of ornate decoration, our Elmwood sideboard exemplifies the Ming aesthetic that simplicity is beauty. Two doors in the middle open to reveal a spacious compartment that measures 51"W x 12.75"D x 13"H and comes complete with one removable shelf. The hand applied black matte finish easily blends with different decorating styles. Hand-forged matching brass...More
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CTS Flat Fold Multi Use Cart
$47.49 $71.24 · Buy on Houzz
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150 lb. Flat Folding Multi-Use Cart holds up to 150 lbs. With two-position contoured comfort handle that adjusts to 35-1/2" or 39" high. Folds flat to fit into airplane overhead compartment; Wheels automatically swing out and fold up when platform is lowered or raised; Extra-sturdy lightweight and folds to 2-1/4" to store; Stable smooth-rolling 4-3/4" diameter wheels; Includes ...More
Elmwood Longevity Design Ming Cabinet
$899 $1,090.00 · Only 5 Left
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Built in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) furniture style with simple geometric forms and clean lines, this hand crafted elmwood Ming cabinet is skillfully constructed by artisans in China. The interior behind the open carved longevity design doors measures 38.5" x 13.25" x 19.5"H. The black matte finish and geometric pattern on the doors complement one another giving the cabinet a...More
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Large Lattice Desk With Marble
$1,339 $2,085.00 · Buy on Houzz
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No rubber stamps on this desk. Each piece is unique and one of a kind, thanks to reclaimed woods and hand-painted, distressed finishes. The base is light and airy, with double pedestals and drawers that sport Chippendale lattice shelves and a matching top with marble insets.
“Work desk” — heidijoalaska
Painted Cabinet 2 Door
$979 $1,530.00 · Buy on Houzz
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Created in homage to antique Chinese design, this cabinet will make a charming addition to your home. It’s crafted from reclaimed pine, distressed and then hand-painted with a crackle finish and layers of lacquer for an aged effect.
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Take the time to create a comprehensive filing system.


A paper collection is one of those things that can easily get out of hand. Instead of trying to find a specific bill in that mound of paper, buy a filing cabinet, hanging file folders and labels, and create files with specific subjects for every item you need to keep. Once that's done, you won’t have to deal with that paper search again!

Buy a calendar and use it.


Staying organized is key, and there is no better tool than a desk calendar or planner. Write down family events, doctor’s appointments and trips to ensure you stay on schedule. Place important events on a bulletin board or dry-erase board so the whole household can stay in tune. Keep yourself in check by creating to-do lists for smaller, everyday tasks.

Avoid having a junk drawer.


When you’re in a rush, it’s easy to stuff that tape dispenser in the closest drawer, regardless of where it really belongs. As this happens over and over, a once-organized desk can turn into a disheveled mess. Instead of creating a junk drawer, use drawer organizers and plastic compartments to ensure that each office item has a place — and that it always goes back there. Next time, you’ll be able to find those sticky notes right away, instead of scouring piles and piles of office supplies without any luck.

Use a bookcase (or two) to store trinkets.


Desk real estate is valuable, so even though that asian picture frame, stuffed animal or figurine might look cute next to your laptop, it likely takes up too much workspace. Although bookshelves are primarily used for storing books, they’re also a great place for displaying mementos and accessories. Leave the desk for things you need, such as your computer, printer and desk lamp.

Invest in a sturdy, storage-filled desk.


When you have lots of supplies to house, it goes without saying that your desk should have plenty of drawers and cabinets. When making a purchase, think about what style of desk will work for you. Bow-front executive desks and U-shaped or L-shaped desks will give you plenty of room to spare, while hutch desks, secretary desks and corner desks still provide some storage while fitting nicely in small spaces.

Wrangle in those office electronics.


The home office is a hub for every plugged-in electronic gadget imaginable; with printer cords, computer cords, lamp cords and chargers, it is easy to let small electronics take over. To keep those cords in check, strap them down with a cable organizer, such as a cable box or strap. Avoid plug confusion by using cord labels to differentiate your desktop computer’s plug from your shredder’s.

Think about comfort and design.


Whether you use your home office as an all-day workspace or a weekends-only haven, making the spot feel more like home is a must. Sure, it might not seem like much, but investing in an ergonomic desk chair, a few fun asian knickknacks and a well-placed task light can make your day (and maybe your work) more enjoyable.
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