Home office – your very personal space

A corner, at the side of the bed, under a window in the lounge, under the stairs, high in the attic… you just need that little room for your home office: a computer desk, some room for documents, a printer and some other devices, and an adjustable chair. It’s your space, were you have ideas, work, create, pay the bills, chat with friends, relax surfing on the web, think. Here’s some suggestions for your very personal home office.

Workstation – Ballard Design

TECHNOLOGY AND STYLE: We really like this piece of furniture from Ballard Design. Everything looks tidy and clean, no messy cables around. Design features include doors covered in natural linen with hand-tacked nailheads. The workspace is generous and dividers and space can be customized. Also, “a built-in power strip with three plug-ins and two USB ports make cord management clean and easy” (Ballards Design).

Safco Xpression Computer Workstation

MODERN LOOKS AND CURVES: This affordable computer desk has enough storage space and handy features, with a great look. We’ve found it availabe at Costco.  The  Safco Xpression Computer Workstation allows you to jot down notes on the tempered glass surface with a dry erase marker and features leveling glides to compensate in case of an uneven floor. The company:“Easily accommodates laptop computer and 3-Shelf provides storage for books, binders or personal items”

Hampton White Hideaway computer desk – Saxen

THE COMPUTER HIDEAWAY WITH STYLE: This ‘computer hideaway’ is found at Saxen Office Furniture . Plenty of shelves to hide all computer equipment and documents, stylish, it will look great in every living space. And when you are finished working, everything disappears… you just need to roll away the chair 🙂 About the Hampton White Hideaway Hidden Office Desk, the company says: “Hideaway computer desk has no veneers – solid hardwood used throughout. 7 step painting process ensures a crisp, fresh and resilient finish to this stylish and functionalhidden office”.

Hampton White Computer Hideaway – Saxen

ROMANTIC LOOKS IN MAHOGANY AND SOLID PINE: And what about that corner in the master bedroom? We, you can definitely dress it up with our next home office desk: the Whitney Corner Desk from Pottery Barn. solid pine and mahogany

Whitney Corner Desk – Pottery Barn

for this lovely piece of furniture, full of useful features, as Pottery Barn states: “…The top is a rich weathered pine and cabinets are finished in almond white. Features artisan-crafted details such as solid wood drawer boxes crafted with English dovetail joinery and smooth ball bearing glides…”

TEMPERED GLASS AND ITALIAN DESIGN: This stylish desk (picture below) is the Work Box designed by Marco Gaudenzi for Italian glass making specialists Tonelli Design. We’ve found it at GoModern. A very high quality desk, with a unique and light design, it is made from Tonelli’s shatterproof tempered glass, with a matt light grey laquered wood shelf. It also features casters, so it can be moved easily.

Tonelli’s Work Box glass desk – GoModern

One Comment Add yours

  1. NJS says:

    Nice ideas, thank you 🙂


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