Tucked in a corner of a neutral contemporary master suite, this custom work desk plus shelving unit is packed with books but doesn't feel messy or crowded. Grouping books by colors helps create a system that feels organized and clean.
Contemporary metal navy-style chairs slide up to a wide wood countertop in this bright and functional home workspace. Open shelving above offers ample storage, while a tack board that runs the length of the workstation helps keep the desk clutter free.
Sometimes necessity brings about the best and most creative ideas. A shortage of space is an inspiring dilemma with potentially great results. In order to make use of absolutely every available space in her apartment, online lifestyle editor Briana turned the open space under the stairs into a home office. Design by Brian Patrick Flynn.
A black rug with thin white stripes works perfectly with the crisp white walls and black floor. A small white desk with black trim and a black chair create a workspace, while trinkets, books and flowers add color and personality. A white shelf blends into the wall and supports extra decor to break up the wall space.
Briana and Buzz like to use the 8-by-10-foot upstairs landing of their loft primarily as Buzz's workspace; however, it needs to allow room for guests to sleep on the floor with air mattresses. By keeping the space utilitarian and mobile, Buzz can work in a clutter-free space that can easily be changed up to accommodate up to three overnight guests at a time.
A beige sofa and two white Eames chairs carve out a comfortable yet stylish seating area in this contemporary living room. In the corner of the room, a desk and chair are positioned by a potted tree and windows to create a bright, lively workspace.
A small desk makes for a convenient workspace in this neutral transitional study, which doubles as a guest room. Striped walls add subtle color, while a custom mirror makes the space feel larger and more open.