This built-in desk is timeless, comfortable and practical thanks to neutral drawers, natural wood shelving and a large bulletin board. Transitional sconces, framed photographs and an acrylic chair are sophisticated additions to the space.
Chevron and metallic storage bins are perfect for stowing games, books and art supplies while keeping the bookshelf orderly in this neutral eclectic girl's playroom. Meanwhile, a large bulletin board proudly displays invitations and keepsakes.
A lofted bed creates space for a desk below in this blue teen bedroom. A contemporary library lamp and mini lantern string lights provide light for homework or crafts, while a bulletin board displays posters and photos.
This Brooklyn brownstone features a built-in desk situated between the kitchen and living room. A custom bulletin board is mounted above the desk, which is functional and adds a sense of depth to the small home office.
This kid's space is a work room, craft room, play room...wherever the imagination can go! Bulletin boards provide space for inspiration and favorite creations. Tons of drawers stash knick knacks, art supplies and anything else that's otherwise hard to corral.
A live-edge wood countertop reclaimed from an old barn in Texas' Hill Country dresses this family hub station in a Houston kitchen. The bulletin board and cubbies encourage organization in the room that sees the heaviest traffic of the whole home.
A craft cubicle features a retractable 3 x 3-foot tabletop and 3 x 3-foot mobile island topped with stainless steel formica. A cork bulletin board provides space to tack notes; a brushed-nickel task lamp twists, pivots and bends to spotlight projects.
A white desk and matching tulip chair create a dedicated study area in this teen bedroom. Robin's-egg-blue walls are a vibrant backdrop for the white furniture and desk accessories. A custom-made bulletin board lends a tropical vibe with its bamboo frame and grass-cloth surface.
The playroom for these girls has it all! In one corner, there is a cozy place to read. In the center of the room is floor space for play and a group table for puzzles and games. Finally, there is a space where each girl has her own desk and bulletin board.
A home office with an industrial style desk is anchored by an animal hide rug. An over-sized bulletin board with cork tiles is bordered with personal photographs. Multiple low-hanging ceiling lights and a large window provides ample lighting. The polka dot wallpaper and unique accessories make it the perfect space for creative inspiration.
Continuing her theme of "Bermuda in the city," designer Anna Donohue created a teenage retreat that is replete with fun patterns and colors. The bed and wall covering are simple in design, but graphic patterns in the pillows, Roman shade and bulletin board give the room a bold look. A black industrial-style lamp adds whimsy and spunk.
Storage Dilemma: Daily mail and magazines quickly pile up and clutter your kitchen. Solution: If you don't want to pin items on your refrigerator or have the wall space for a bulletin board, a base message center cabinet is a good alternative. It gives you an organized spot for the papers, while also providing a great way to end a cabinet run.
A large kitchen island provides ample space for extra food preparation and stylish additional seating in this sleek transitional kitchen with a farmhouse feel. Country influenced accents from the teapot and fun, painted chairs liven the space while conical metal pendant light and tile backsplash shimmer among the sleek line and neutral palette cabinetry. Built-in storage provides an ideal place for organizing mail, showcasing assorted glassware and showing off family photos on the bulletin board.
Desktop accessories can be both pretty and functional. A magnetic bulletin board creates a spot to display favorite photos, but the slats between the graphic design accommodate push pins for corralling important papers. A small tray, like this blush-colored one, can corral loose accessories, and a slim bamboo tray has slots that hold cell phones, tablets, envelopes, stamps and other slim items. A table lamp gives the look a more relaxed look than a traditional desk lamp.