Spend some time searching for the best desk lamps, and we promise you’ll be living your best work from home life in no time. Not only do they shed light on your paperwork, keyboard, and lunchtime salad, they also double as design forward desktop decor. Whether you’re looking for a bright light, a modern design, an LED lamp, or something with touch control, there are high-quality desk lights out there to upgrade your tabletop.
We also encourage you to think out of the box when it comes to your task lamp. It can be much more than a tool—it can also be a design centerpiece. When it comes to color, there are no shortage of bold tones…and sometimes an eye-catching color is just the visual motivation you need to get that last hour of work wrapped up. But do consider your preferences before embarking on this journey, and ask yourself a few questions: Do you prefer diffused LED light or bright white bulbs? Do you need a lamp that can adjust where it sends light? Would wireless charging make your life a little easier? Want a built-in pencil cup? Make your wishlist before going all in.
We’ve rounded up our favorite picks, including plenty of modern and contemporary options. Ahead, discover the best desk lamps to light up your home office in 2022.
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