Between my laptop, iPhone, iPad, husband’s iPod, USB cables and external hard drive, my desk is covered by a maze of cords. Trying to bundle them together with twist ties and hair elastics isn’t fooling anyone anymore – it’s time to address the problem before things get really out of hand.
Here are three ways to keep your cords tamed and looking cool all at once. Yes, such a thing is possible!
in sizing to large apple cores to organize small
appliances and power cords. Not only will your desktop look nice and
neat, but your counters will as well. ($1.99 and up)
to keep your cords organized, and more importantly, to make them stay
put. CableDrop is the perfect solution to keep me from having to
crawl under the desk to retrieve the power cord that falls every time I
unplug my laptop. ($9.95 for a set of six)
are similar in theory to the CableDrops, but can handle four cords at a time. If you’re particular about
having all cords coming from the same direction, simply squeeze each
into your Cordie and your cords, from phone chargers to digital camera cords, will be sufficiently tamed and very
well-organized. ($12.99 each)