Productivity is a priority but you have to keep yourself inspired and motivated. Having a fresh, beautiful space in which to create is essential. So, what is your dream desk set up? We’ve scoured Instagram to find the top 10 inspiring offices for every profession.
The Celestial Artist
Stella Maria Baer’s lunar inspired workspace makes you want to move out to the midwest and live in a caravan under the stars. Her work is focused on mythology of the desert and the cosmology of space, and her workspace mirrors that energy.
Workshop by Day / Family Home by Night
The Whiite House is a gorgeous wood restoration studio by day, turned into family home at night. Exposed brick walls, bohemian ratan furniture and dotted leafy plants makes this rustic studio an extremely enviable workspace.
What are the secrets to staying motivated as a freelancer? A big teapot! When working from home it’s easy to get distracted, you could find yourself opening the fridge door, staring inside and returning to your desk multiple times throughout the day. Eleusis Megara finds motivation in decoration, as she surrounds herself with desk accessories inspired by the greatest muse of all time - nature.
If you're designing your home office, ensure its placement is next to the window like this beautiful example by Innauer-Matt Architekten. The flow of natural light brightens the room and makes the work process easier and better.
The Interior Stylist
Astrid is a graphic designer, interior stylist, photographer, vintage lover and much more! Pure creative spirit mixed with Dutch aesthetic makes for this inspirational home office. The industrial desk and lamp contrasted against the big leafy plant generates personality.
Freg is a French blogger who prefers to shun his traditional ‘bureau’ for the living room in his bright loft. With floor to ceiling windows and tonnes of natural light, we can understand why.
The Branding Guru
With a passion for elevating brands, Smack Bang Designs need a workspace that uplifts and oozes positive vibes. If you want to work with soulful brands, you have to have a soulful workspace. Green plants, geometric shapes and lots of white portray honesty and authenticity.
The Mid Century Man
Take a risk with dark walls and a statement desk that takes center stage, pair with a vintage rug and marble fireplace and you've got yourself mid century modern.
Mum's Little Helper
Bring out the little one's creative potential with this mini workspace. The wall decal adds a dynamic dimension, and the mini desk means kids will actually use it - which is half the battle.
Photographer of the Mundane
Matthew Brooks’ exaggerated office spaces offer an alternative glimpse into the mundane. Highly stylised and oddly seductive, Matthew’s obsessive and neurotic interventions “reveals the rigidity and frustrations of the institutions depicted.”