A striking stone desk dressed with bronze hardware, lamp, picture frames and desktop takes center stage in this stylish contemporary bedroom. A floral printed chair is the perfect complement to the work space.
This rustic great room, with its gorgeous stone fireplace, is also full of clever conveniences. Along one side wall stretches a long countertop with built-in storage nooks that can be used as a desk or casual eating spot. A marble slab extends from the fireplace providing an extra tabletop or display space in warmer months.
Virtual design firm Spacejoy created this rendering of a home office with deep grey walls, a dramatic black-and-white mantel photograph, built-in cabinets and bookcases, and a contrasting natural desk and white armchair. Stone in the fireplace and the tall bronze desk lamp add warmth.
The Old World explorers would feel right at home in this rustic home office with its vaulted, exposed-beam ceiling, wrought iron chandelier and enormous stone fireplace. A graceful wooden desk and leather desk chair provide a scenic spot for working.
The green stone-topped kitchen island brings a punch of pizazz to this French country kitchen. A classic white desk area sits cozily in front of a quaint window, while the adjacent stainless refrigerator gives the space an updated feel.
A contemporary office is designed to support creative workflow with a stone and wood desk and cabinets. A zebra skin covers part of the cement floor and provides a sense of warmth in an otherwise cold masculine space.
A rustic stone fireplace with wood mantel is surrounded by comfortable armchairs and tufted leather bench for an intimate conversation area in this mountain retreat. In the corner, a small desk is topped with a contemporary brushed nickel lamp.
The butler's pantry off the kitchen houses the homeowners' collection of dishes. A built-in desk provides an extra workspace, while open shelves above are the perfect spot to display pottery. Exposed wood beams and a stone backsplash add rustic style to the space.
The pergola helps provide shade to the deck and sunroom space from the vicious afternoon westerly sun. The pergola is the same color as the window sashes and keeps cohesive color palette with the house and deck. The stone planter adds interest to the desk and is stacked in a natural drystack manor.
Glossy woods fill this masculine home office in the Boston brownstone. An Ikat area rug grounds the seating area in front of the wood and stone fireplace. Built-in cabinets provide tons of storage and wrap around the room into the bay window. A sleek desk has views of Boston beyond.
The home office of this luxury Miami Beach estate has a custom-built desk with a custom-designed leather inlay. An imposing stone fireplace extends to the beamed ceiling, giving the space a feel of solidity and warmth. A leather chair and crackling fire make it an inviting space to work.
As seen on HGTV's Love It Or List It, Too, Designer Jillian Harris modernized this west coast home by removing a pillar that sat in the middle of the entrance. She painted the walls with Behr Cotton Knit and installed engineered hickory hardwood flooring with Tremblant stain. The kitchen entrance was removed and the pantry and office desk area were closed in to create the laundry room. The Ceasarstone kitchen countertops, London Grey and Stone Grey, were extended along the back wall. Jillian removed another pillar in the centre of the kitchen and modernized the existing island with clean straight lines. Jillian completes the kitchen with Antique Imperial Mist subway tile for the backsplash.
As seen on HGTV's Love It or List It Too, Jillian Harris' overall design began by removing the fireplace obstacle at the entrance, adding around 5 feet to the kitchen. The wall that separated the kitchen from the dining room was removed, The London Grey kitchen island was placed on wheels so that it could easily be moved if more space is needed, it also double as a portable bar-perfect for entertaining. The backsplash is Calcutta marble, which is considered timeless, but was made more contemporary by laying a herring bone design. The floor is Rosedale series, light grey. Walls were painted Silver Drop. Kitchen counter tops are Stone Grey. The small kitchen counter bench left of the stove doubles as a homework desk for Joyce's boys-a request she made so that they can be close while she cooks.