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Guest Picks: Happy Home Office
Many of us have home offices, but working at home can be hard sometimes. In order to make it more fun and inviting, create a happy space with stylish details, quality furniture and bright colors. You'll sit down at your desk voluntarily. Here are a few ideas to help you create a happy home office. — Igor from Happy Interior Blog
Remix Collection Desk, The Hansen Family - EUR 1,298
Even for a small home office, this desk with happy colors makes the clear statement: Work is fun! Just do what makes you happy.
Gran Black Pillow Case - EUR 37
Make sure you add a little bit of comfort to your home office. Think of a cozy and stylish cushion to support your back while you get in the creative mood. This cute cushion is comfy and good looking.
Adónde Stationary Boxes, Yellow - EUR 17
Avoid clutter and chaos. Get all your stationery sorted in environmentally friendly and super bright boxes like these ones.
Eames Plastic Side Chair DSR - EUR 227
If you don't work for long hours in your home office, you can opt for a design classic such as the Eames plastic side chair. If you tend to work and sit long hours, go for a more ergonomic chair.
Tip Ton Rocking Chair - EUR 219
The Tip Ton chair by Vitra is ideal for a home office. It tilts to the front when you lean over your desk. Plus, it comes in many happy colors.
Loop Stand Table - EUR 717
If you need way more space, go for a big desk. This Loop table reminds me of a craft table and looks darn stylish in white.
Souk Rug - $199
Make sure your feet don't freeze while you're working in your home office. Use a warm rug, like this graphic one from West Elm, to set the tone.
Aröd Work Lamp, Gray - $39.99
A classic, industrial-style desk lamp will always put the focus on your work. Go for this affordable version from Ikea.
Helmer Drawer Unit on Casters, Red - $39.99
The best anti-clutter solution is a smart container with drawers. Opt for a flashy color for a visual accent. This one is quite cool, handy and affordable.
'Hey!' Rug - GBP 6.99
If you want your home office to make you smile, add a bit of quirk and wit. This little rug welcomes you every day to your home office.
Letter Tray, Aqua - EUR 34
This letter tray is an ideal companion for your desk. The dark wood on the outside and the pastel mint on the inside make it a happy accessory.
Wire Basket, Medium, Yellow - EUR 71.50
This bright yellow wire basket can either collect your office waste or serve as a basket for paper rolls, poster tubes and other office paraphernalia.
Benjamin Moore Chalkboard Paint
If you like to be very trendy and extravagant, go for a chalkboard feature wall. You can take your notes directly on the wall in front of your desk and write supportive quotes to boost your zeal.
Formosa Wall Calendar - EUR 122
A calendar is essential in a well-equipped home office. Go for the classic look of Enzo Mari's Formosa wall calendar.
Uten.Silo I Accessories Organizer - EUR 296
An excellent solution for all the little things and accessories in a home office is the wall mounting Uten.Silo by Vitra. It comes in white, black or flashy red and makes your office a clean and organized place.
Tower Block, Sticky Notes - EUR 25
Do you tend to take notes all day long? You won't run out of paper with this tower of sticky notes in a trendy ombré look. It's definitely an eye-catcher for every home office.
Woody Low Shelf - EUR 492.66
For all your magazines, books and folders, opt for a very simple yet stylish sideboard like this one from Hay. It comes in trendy pastel hues.
Adónde ICO Cardboard Basket, Light Blue - EUR 13.50
Your pens will be very happy in this geometric cardboard basket. It not only looks cool, but is also made of 100-percent recycled cardboard.
Sketchbook, Yellow - EUR 8
Don't forget a sketchbook for those ideas that keep on coming. The simple look of this gray sketchbook with a bright yellow spine is fabulous.