Vintage Wood Desks for Every Budget

published Feb 7, 2017
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Mid-century modern style isn’t hard to come by these days; when you’re just starting out and need to furnish a new space, low-cost reproductions can be a huge design (and life) saver. But when you’re finally ready to say goodbye to the imitators and move onto the real deal, an authentic vintage desk is the best way to enter the world of established adults. And there are a ton currently listed for way less than you may think.

Since vintage desks come in every shape, size and material imaginable, we’re going to focus on mid-century modern wood options on Apartment Therapy Marketplace. Because when you’re looking to upgrade, moving from cheap materials to wood is the easiest way to announce to the world that “hey, I’m not messing around anymore.”


This one’s for all of my fellow smart shoppers out there. Keep all of your home office essentials tucked away close at hand, all for under $200.


Between $400-$500 lie some pretty wonderful vintage desks. The craftsmanship and quality are immediately evident!


Hello high rollers. For those looking to spend a little more, classic designers like Heywood Wakefield enter your realm of possibility. And what a beautiful realm it is.

If you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for, be sure to check out the rest of the mid-century wood desks at Apartment Therapy Marketplace!