There is nothing more enjoyable than sitting down and drafting a letter with your own hands using the best writing desks. This can be a very fulfilling experience. These desks are quite versatile too. Even though they are primarily used for writing, you can place a computer up there and use them as your primary workspace in your home office. There are several styles and designs to choose from too. From minimalist and highly functional desks to more sophisticated and stylish designs, there is a great variety of products out there for different people with different needs.
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Marotta Solid Wood Desk
The crisscross base of this contemporary desk allows you to place against a wall or out in the open. Available in 12 bold colors, there are very few decors that cannot accept this simple rectangular desk. Measuring 30'' H x 42'' W x 23.75'' D, there is ample space for writing, using your laptop and adding a small lamp and personal items. 2 drawers have an interior space of 2.25'' H x 11'' W x 17'' D each for storing supplies. Accents of metal brackets on the edges and drawer handles give a modern flair while protecting the edges from dents and scratches. Solid wood and manufactured wood guarantees a solid construction.
Ermont Writing Desk
Simple and natural, this open concept desk blends well with today's hardwood floors. Black metal legs support a light-colored wood desktop and 2 open side shelves. Great for minimalism or industrial decors, the slightly angled legs give a pronounced look without being too strong. Add a swivel stool on metal legs and a padded top to control your height for working. Knee space is 27.16'' H x 26.625'' W x 18.5'' D and the overall dimensions are 28'' H x 41.5'' W x 18.5'' D. This is the perfect solution for young mobile-minded professionals.
Fallon 4 Drawer Desk
Searching for a unique style with an industrial look? The rough hand-sewn wood desk on black metal legs is perfect for fitting in. Easily transitional into urban modern or rustic southwest, this home office desk will turn heads. Large, but not overpowering, the desk top measures 63" long x 28 3/4" wide. The openness of the v-shaped metal legs present a suspended appearance while supporting the 114-pound desk. A file drawer, a middle drawer and 2 smaller drawers with soft close mechanisms provide ample space for all your office papers and supplies. Comes with a 1-year manufacturer warranty.
Gladstone Writing Desk
Wholesome and rugged, this writing desk offers a classic country look with gusto. Simple and straight, wide rustic wood legs give a sturdy and supportive character to this unit. Metal cross-bars further increase the ruggedness and simple metal brackets hold everything in place. Rustic, lodge, southwestern and industrial decors have no problem blending in this substantial wooden piece in a living area or bedroom. Only 47 1/2" long, it provides the perfect space for writing letters, working on your laptop or other smaller tasks. The deep walnut finish of solid and manufactured wood provides a striking image when set on a light-colored pine finished floor.
Solid wood and a simple classic design cannot be beat for bringing balance to a home. This writing desk features years of popular streamlined design. Whether you have traditional, transitional, contemporary or a modern decorating scheme, this long-time favorite will blend in well. Sitting on slightly angled and tapered legs of dark brown stained birch, a 48" x 24" desk top brings an elegant look to living spaces without taking up room. The unusual depth of the desk unit at less than 15" gives this unit a sleek modern look while still serving a writer's needs. 3 drawers attached to the bottom of the desk top slide effortlessly on metal glides and give you plenty of space for office papers.
This writing desk is the epitome of urban industrial. Rough antique nutmeg manufactured wood is simple and squared by hand-sewn attached desk drawers. Black metal legs support the structure with square and v-shaped construction. No frills, just country made craftsmanship make this 30.5'' H x 47.25'' W x 23.5'' D piece suitable for country, rustic, or primitive interiors. Side drawers are slightly larger than the middle drawer, adding a 3-dimensional look. Ball bearing glides on drawers keep operation easy. Place against a living room wall or use in a home office where it's beauty can be noted in the middle of the room.
You will feel ready to work with this modern gold-trimmed writing desk. Elegant and sassy, it has a feminine flair and can easily be used as a makeup station. White solid wood and manufactured wood is presented on square brass legs that serve it up in regal style. 2 wide drawers measuring 2'' H x 18'' W x 15'' D give you enough space for both work papers and makeup to become a dual-purpose unit. Fit for contemporary decor, it is suitable for a bedroom as well as an entryway for awing arriving guests. Desk work will give you a feeling of importance with the look and feel of this unit.
Black metal hairpin legs hold the weight of this slim-lined white modern desk. A straight wooden drawer in rough wood brings a striking feature that is eye-catching and bold. So many styles are able to adopt this writing desk because of the transitional values that it has. Modern, industrial, contemporary or country are but a few of the living spaces where this beauty would fit. Use your own color scheme and blend this desk in with bold, passive or neutral. With black, white, wood and metal, the options are endless. This versatile desk measures 30'' H x 41.9'' W x 21'' D and has 3 dividers inside the long desk drawer to use for multiple purposes.
Bovina Solid Wood Writing Desk
Classic traditional is always a favorite with solid wood and quality craftsmanship. No ornate touches need added to this Mission or Craftsman style of supreme design. Tapered legs and a single centered drawer provide the simple elegance that will match any decor. In a butcher block parawood surface, rubber wood is stained to create a matte espresso finish. This is the type of furniture that is saved as a generation hand down due to the heartiness and construction of the material. Small and easily placed in any room, the measurements are 30'' H x 36'' W x 20'' D. There are metal roller glides on the center drawer with dimensions of 2.125'' H x 15.25'' W x 14.75'' D.