Clear Winners: The Best Online Sources for Acrylic Desk Accessories

Clear Winners: The Best Online Sources for Acrylic Desk Accessories

Taryn Williford
Aug 22, 2013

It doesn't matter if it's called acrylic, plexiglass or lucite; clear plastic has always been a solid choice for home office accessories. Not only is acrylic sturdy, light, and inexpensive, but transparent trays and desk organizers do a great job in a supporting role, showing off the creative and colorful stuff stashed inside.

Here are a few of our favorite sources for finding acrylic desk accessories online. Each one of these stores offers a great selection of pieces for design-minded shoppers looking for clear winners to keep desks tidy.


Anthro's online shop carries an extended inventory of Russel + Hazel's acrylic deskwares.
Our Pick: It's a tie between the rose-tinted inner workings of the clear stapler ($44), or the perfect line-up of the pencil holder ($44).


Crate and Barrel's sister store carries an affordable line of clear acrylic organizers called Format.
Our Pick: The customizability of the Format Stacking Boxes (3 for $29.95).

Russel + Hazel

Russel + Hazel promises to "add life to your work." Known for a clean aesthetic, they have a good selection of lucite pieces for sale online.
Our Pick: The whimsical (and still document-sized) Small Curiosities Box ($60).


It's a hunt, but there is a rotating selection of custom docks and desk accessories from acryclic craftsmen in Etsy's handmade marketplace.
Our Pick: The Floating iPhone docks from Doerfler Designs ($26), or one of the patterned phone stands from PhoneTastique ($25)

MOMA Store

More than a gift shop, New York's Museum of Modern Art has come to be an online shopping staple for the design-minded. Search "acrylic" to find the best accessories.
Our Pick: The rainbow hued Snap-It-Up Organizer ($18)


This global design retailer carries a selection of clear storage accessories that fit together to outfit a creative space.
Our Pick: The slanted shelves of the Acrylic Desk Rack ($12.50)

The Container Store

The clear and translucent section of The Container Store'e online shop has plenty of simple acrylic organization solutions.
Our Pick: The Acrylic Smart Organizer ($24.99)with built-in notches for power cords.

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