In order to give the ready-made bookshelves a custom, architectural look, Matt and Jodi had a contractor install the two pairs back-to-back. Once the bookshelves were attached to the walls with L-brackets, the exposed sides were clad with luan and trimmed out with 1x3 MDF (medium density fiberboard) paint in the same shade of white as the melamine shelves.
This bold, Midcentury Modern desk becomes a statement piece in the office area of the eclectic living room. The large table top gives the homeowner plenty of space to work, while the unique color blends right into the design vision of the space.
This breezy, beachy and traditional space serves as a home office and reading room. A built-in desk unit offers ample storage and provides maximum function in this narrow corner niche. The color palette reflects the home's coastal locale and sets a relaxing mood. Window shades give the homeowner flexibility and control with privacy and natural light.
Ocean-Inspired Blue Brightens Small Transitional Home Office
Bold, inset stripes follow the lines of the ceiling in this fun and functional transitional home office. Walls painted in Sherwin Williams’ Ocean Side give a nod to the home’s coastal setting, as does the colorful artwork. In this cheerful corner, a small chest provides extra storage, and a slim lamp adds accent lighting and ambiance.
Savvy Navy Home Office With Metal "Chicago" Sign, Thin White Desk and Leopard Print Rug
Navy walls provide a beautiful contrast to the bright white of the long desk and and cabinet. A metal "Chicago" sign is highlighted as the only wall decor. Metal tabletop details compliment the sign, and vases of flowers create a smart mix of styles. Black chairs create a sleek office look and tie in the black on the leopard print rug.
A coffered ceiling makes a beautiful architectural statement overhead, while a navy-and-white rug grounds this masculine meets contemporary home office. A comfortable Chesterfield sofa pairs with a sleek glass coffee table for a relaxing seating area, while the distressed desk is a light-filled workspace.
Modern Home Office With Built-in Cabinetry and Shag Rug
This home office features an attractive navy-colored wall unit with bookcases, desk, and computer station as well as space for a TV. Creatively-placed books and household decorations line the bookcase for an uncluttered arrangement, and the comfy wing chairs are a great addition for a reading nook.
Bright White Home Office With Modern Painting and Bold Blue Chair
This stylish home office features a lacquered white desk with a bold blue chair and desk lamp. White wainscoting lines the walls, while a colorful modern painting decorates the wall. Hardwood floors add a finishing touch.
Rich Indigo Wallpaper and Sunburst Mirror Set Heavenly Tone in Home Office
Designer Kari McIntosh selected St. Frank's Indigo Dots wallpaper and a sunburst mirror to create a rich design setting symbolizing the relationship between heaven and earth in the woman's office at the 2017 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. The office is located between the master bedroom and bath to make an easy escape for the homeowner.