10 Best Retro Office Desks for Your Vintage Office
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10 Best Retro Office Desks for Your Vintage Office

Autonomous|Nov 29, 2022
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A few decades ago, the home office space wasn't important, but in the twenty-first century, many of us work from home at least some of the time, if not every day. Of course, the current environment has forced many of us who would typically be in an office, a coffee shop, or another workspace away from our homes to work from home.

This has led to the home office desk emerging as a crucial component. Without a proper desk setup, it is hard to attain the motivation to work, let alone feel productive. This is why investing in a desk setup that lives up to the right theme of your choice is important. Some people love a retro desk for a home office setup because of its decency and timeless design. Below we have listed our top picks for a retro home office desk. 

1. Autonomous SmartDesk Chunky Oak

A retro computer desk doesn't have to be in boring colors, especially when you have this amazing chunky oak smart desk in your workplace. Made with a solid wood finish, the natural oak is 1.6 inches thick, while the other dimensions come in two different sizes. The desk has a smooth finish and can be paired with any office theme. The warp-proof MDF wood is designed to last while the desk has a 45 degrees tapered edge, which makes it user-friendly and prevents you from bumping and injuring yourself. The desk comes with a 5 years warranty and has frame options in black, white, and gray colors.

Top dimension Classic Top: 50"L x 28"W x 1.6"H
XL Top: 70"L x 30"W x 1.6"H
Frame dimension Pro: 40” - 73”L x 27.5”W
Core: 40” - 73”L x 27.5”W
Height range Pro Frame: 25.2” - 51”
Core Frame: 28.4” - 47”
Materials Top: Warp-proof MDF wood, Oak veneer
Frame: SPCC steel
Colors Top: Oak
Frame: Black, White, Grey
Weight capacity Pro Frame: 310 lbs
Core Frame: 265 lbs
Warranty 5 years for Core frame
7 years for Pro frame

2. Autonomous SmartDesk Connect

One of the bests from the Autonomous SmartDesk range, this desk is a modern-looking retro office desk with multiple features. With a convenient app control, you can manage scheduled sitting and standing sessions throughout the day. The desk is controlled by dual electric motors and has a weight capacity of 350 pounds. 

Top dimension Classic top: 53"L x 29"W x 1"H
XL top: 70.5"L x 30"W x 1"H
Frame dimension 40" - 73”L x 27”W x 23.6" - 49.2”H
Materials Classic top: High-quality MDF wood (White/Black); Natural Bamboo
XL top: High-quality MDF wood (White/Black)
Frame: SPCC steel
Colors Top: White, Black, Dark Bamboo, Pink, Teal, Blue
Frame: White, Black, Grey
Weight capacity 350 lbs
Warranty 7 years for square leg frame
5 years for round leg frame 
1 year for top

3. EUREKA ERGONOMIC L60 L-shaped Standing Desk: Keyboard tray

Nothing beats this retro office desk when building a great retro office setup for your home. This L-shaped standing desk is spacious, offers plenty of storage, and has several ergonomic features. Besides being height adjustable and powered by electric motors, the desk has a monitor shelf for your screen, which mounts the monitor at an ergonomic level. It also has a keyboard tray that slides in and out. The retro desk also has a side hook for your headphones or cable. Eureka's ergonomic desk is a solid wood corner desk with a metal frame; hence one can depend on its high weight capacity.

Top dimension 61"L x 43"W
Knee space 50"L x 24"W
Height range 29.5" - 48"
Materials Steel, Particle board
Colors Top: Rustic Brown
Base: Black
Gaming Configuration Keyboard tray, headphone hook, cup holder, RGB light
Warranty 5 years

4. Mount-It! Standing Desk: Sustainable Melamine

This sustainable melamine office desk by Mount-it comes with a single motor height adjustment. The desk hence does not offer a weight capacity higher than 176 pounds but is sufficient for a single to dual monitor setup. It offers a height range of 20 inches and a built-in keyboard tray that slides in and out. The desk is coupled with a solid steel frame and has a separate CPU mount for your CPU or other accessories. The retro wooden desk also comes with a 10-year warranty.

Top dimension 59" W x 29.5" D x 1" H
Frame dimension Height range: 29.7" - 49.4"
Width range: 39.4" - 63"
Materials Frame and legs: Steel
Top: Melamine shelves
Colors Frame: Black
Tabletop: Brown
Weight capacity 176 lbs
Warranty 10 years

5. EUREKA ERGONOMIC Eureka Home Office Computer Desk: Storage Shelves

Need a desk to pair with vintage desk accessories? This Eureka ergonomic home office desk is a perfect blend of vintage and modern office desks. It has a reversible monitor stand on either side of the desk's width. The desk has storage shelves on one end with a CPU Mount and a top storage cabinet. The modern mix of frames is extremely durable and functional while looking stunning in any setting. The long working area of the Eureka desk also makes it ideal for a shared 2-person workstation.

Dimension Classic size: 47"L x 23.6" W
Standard size: 55"L x 23.6"W
Colors Rustick Brown, Oak Grey, Dark Oak
Materials P2 board, steel
Weight capacity 500 lbs
Warranty 5 years

6. FinerCrafts Standing Desk: Curved Top, Extended Range

Lift to 350 pounds of load easily; the FinerCrafts standing desk has a curved top with a tapered edge. The desk has a solid steel frame, providing durability and longevity for years. It is a one-time investment built with 3 stage frames; hence you can change the tabletop every few years. The desk offers 25 inches of height adjustability and comes with 4 programmable keypad settings. It has two desktop options for you to choose from. With a built-in cable grommet, the desk gives a clutter-free look. Couple it with a vintage brass desk lamp and complete a vintage look in your home office.

Top dimension Classic size: 55" L x 28" W
XL size: 71" L x 32" W
Height range 24.5” - 50.2”
Colors Top: Matte Black, Natural Maple, English Walnut
Frame: Black, White, Gray
Weight capacity 350 lbs
Warranty 10 years

7. Wistopht CompactDesk Starter: Anti-collision & USB Ports

The anti-collision feature in a standing desk helps smooth height adjustability, and the Wistopht compact desk is a smart example. This Aoke multipurpose small standing desk is ideal for a work setup, gaming setup, live streaming, crafts, and education. It is adjustable from 27 to 45 inches and built with a 2-stage frame. The retro desk has 2 USB Port outlets for easy connectivity and enhanced functionality. It offers a load capacity of 265 pounds and is powered by dual electric motors. With an 80-month warranty, the Wistopht compact desk stands the test of time with an ageless design. 

Top dimension 47"L x 28"W x 1"H x 23.15lbs
Frame dimension 42"-71"L x 23.6”W x 27" - 45”H
Materials Top: Chipboard with veneer
Frame: SPCC
Colors Top: Black, White, Light burlywood, Dark burlywood
Frame: White, Black
Weight capacity 265 lbs
Keypad 6 buttons, 1 USB type A & 1 USB type C
Warranty 5 years for metal frame
2 years for electronic parts
No warranty for top

8. FENGE Electric Standing Desk: 2-Tier Desktop

If you don’t have enough space for a separate storage shelf, a wood desk shelf is great. The FENGE electric desk is a height-adjustable electrically powered standing desk. With a quick 15 minutes assembly, it has a load capacity of 170 pounds. It has additional features like USB charging ports, a cable management system, and a dual-stage frame. Enjoy ergonomic working with this spacious yet compact desk that fits all the retro themes well.

Dimension 48''L x 23.6''W x 32.2”- 52”H
Materials Aluminum alloy, Wood
Colors White, Black, Oak, Walnut Brown, Reclaimed Wood
Weight capacity 265 lbs
Height range With top: 32.2" - 51.9"
Without top: 28.7" - 48.4"
Warranty Top & Frame: 2 years
Motor: 5 years

9. Northread Standing Desk with Drawers: USB & Type-C Charging Port

LED display, fashionable panel, and four memory settings, this desk has multiple features, making it a great pick for an ergonomic work setup. The Northread standing desk features USB Charging ports, electronic device compatibility, and under-desk storage space.  With a range of 27.2" to 44.9", the Easy Lifting System's seamless height adjustment may be tailored to your various needs.

Dimension 45.3”L x 23.6”W x 27.2” - 44.9”H
Colors White, Black, Maple
Weight capacity 130 lbs
USB charging ports 2 USB Type-A, 1 Type-C
Warranty 2 years

10. Uncaged Ergonomics Rise Up Essential Standing Desk: Electric

The Uncaged Ergonomic standing desk is a great fit as a retro writing desk because of its unconventional wooden design. The desk is made shockproof with a high weight capacity. It has a no-shake frame, so it doesn't move under heavy load equipment. The retro desk has a memory keypad which allows easy height setting with a single touch button. It is also one of the best compact desks on our list and is suitable for small office setups.

Dimension Top: 23.6” x 47.2”
Frame: 27” - 46”
Materials Particle Board, Steel
Colors White, Maple
Weight capacity 250 lbs
Warranty 3 years

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