This multi-purpose room has clever tricks up its sleeve. The space functions as a home office most of the time, but when overnight guests are in town, a Murphy bed comes down between the bookcases. Built-in cabinets double as office storage and sleek nightstands. If the room needs more floor space, the desk also flips up to be flush with the zebrawood millwork.
The modern glass desk adds a workspace in this loft library turned home office. Mixing in a neutral couch and side chair provides an area to relax while the built-in bookshelf wall adds ample storage space.
For this Brooklyn office, white walls and shelving units are the perfect blank canvas on which to layer graphic idea boards, colorful books and artwork. Clean, black accents finish off the space. Wall paint: Benjamin Moore Simply White OC-117
White Contemporary Home Office with Orange, Yellow, and Blue Accents
This white contemporary home office is equipped with a built-in desk for two. Orange, yellow, and blue accents pop against the stark white walls and desk. A floral patterned roman shade brings bright color and whimsy to the space.
A built-in desk makes a dramatic emerald green statement and adds much-needed storage in this contemporary home office. The leather desk chair swings around to a Lucite desk, which adds extra workspace without taking up any visual weight in the room.
The contemporary home office serves as a bright and bold jewel box at the front of the home where the entire family can gather and let the creative juices flow. A coffered ceiling nods to traditional style, while the oversized geometric light fixture adds a modern touch.
For this home office, designers wanted to show off the room's colorful accents and rich textures, so they needed a strong, but neutral backdrop. They found their answer in Benjamin Moore's Rocky Coast (#1595), a saturated, warm gray.
Hoping to please a young single bachelor with a keen eye for modern and contemporary design, Justine Sterling set out to modernize his open plan living space and also provide her client with a functional design. The narrow living room space was one of the biggest challenges in the space planning. Here, Sterling designed a small work space and sitting area with built-in bookshelves around the fireplace to neatly display books and personal treasures.
Contemporary Home Office With Wood Desk and Orange Accents
A wooden desk with an unfinished edge is a gorgeous, natural choice for this contemporary home office. Orange found in the window treatment, chairs and bookshelf is the ideal accent color for such a warm, inviting space.
It's official: Plain Jane home offices are a thing of the past. This dedicated work space eschews the basic white background in favor of matte black walls, leather armchairs, a velvet sofa and a chic, geometric coffee table.