Bamboo shades offer privacy and shade when needed, but can be drawn up to let in refreshing natural light. The upholstered nailhead desk chair adds a classic, sophisticated look to this home office. Antique finds mounted on the wall bring personal touches and a sense of eclectic whimsy to the space.
By blending several shades of green, HGTV fan justdoingit created a warm and cozy bedroom for her 14-year-old. To bring depth and dimension to this small space, she added a two-tone rug and painted uneven stripes on the walls.
Nestling a desk against a wall is a smart way to make the most of a low, sloped ceiling — it's just the right height to sit but not stand. The desk is also built around a radiator, a strategy for keeping the old home's original elements in tact. Jewel-toned accents make the teen room feel a little more grown-up.
A small, Scandinavian-style writing desk tucks neatly into a corner of a staircase. The slim profile of the desk and the chair -- a dining chair instead of traditional office chair -- keeps the setup streamlined enough that it doesn't feel out of place in this foyer. The white desktop provides a nice contrast to the dark wood beadboard paneling.
Horizontal windows above the gray, built-in corner desk let in natural light and offer a beautiful treetop view. Drawers and cabinets offer plenty of storage space, keeping the desk surface clutter-free.
A stainless-steel corner desk with curved legs provides ample workspace in the feminine home office. The deep-red color palette flows through the space with the chair, trash bin, lamp and cherry-blossom cork board.