Simple Desk is a storage furniture item that can be placed in the player's workshop or gifted.

Obtaining Edit

Simple Desk can be crafted using the Worktable:

Level 2 WorktableLevel 2 Worktable Level 2 Worktable
Item Tab Materials
Simple Desk
Simple Desk
Furniture icon


Simple Desk can be placed in the player's workshop, requested in a commission, or gifted.


Simple Desk is occasionally requested on the Commissions Board in a Rank C commission.


Simple Desk can be placed on the ground anywhere inside the player's house or their yard. It takes up 2x3 area.

When placed inside the house, Simple Desk boosts the player's maximum Health by 8.

Simple Desk has one slot to display an item on its top. The player can place accessories, headgear, food, plants, small items, or medium items in the slot.

Simple Desk can be dyed using Pigments.


Simple Desk can be given as a gift to other characters.

Social gift Gifting Characters
30?cb=20190209234418Mount Very Happy
Love: +10
30?cb=20190209234606Mount Neutral
Neutral: +1
50?cb=20171225161938Prompt cityEveryone Else
30?cb=20190209234606Mount Neutral
Neutral: 0
30?cb=20190209234621Mount Unhappy
Dislike: -2
Listed values are without The Giver skill, which gives an extra point.

Gift values displayed on this chart are for the PC release of My Time at Portia and may not apply to the console releases.

Simple Desk is also one of Paulie's potential desires.


Simple Desk can be placed in the Recycle Machine to produce the following items:

Recycle MachineRecycle Machine Recycle Machine
Item Type Time Returns
Simple DeskSimple Desk
Simple Desk
Furniture 15m


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