A petit shelf that doubles as a nightstand also makes for quite the comfortable desk when paired with a not-so-average office chair.
Brahms Mount Herringbone Bed Blanket – Indigo
White Samantha Chair
Nelson Sheepskin Pillow
Davis 48" Brushed Silver Wall Shelf
Stoneware Neu Bowl - Small
photography by WEEKDAY CARNIVAL
A floor-to-ceiling structure that spans the width of the room provides ample desk space for two, while further reestablishing the focal point of the room.
Pyramid Dining Side Chair
Insect Dining Side Chair
photography by MYDOMAINE
Bookshelf, desk, cabinet? You decide. This versatile piece ingeniously conceals a makeshift home office with a single door.
Dwell Cone Desk Lamp in Bronze and Brass
The Ox Chair
Construct Mirror Clear
Go-Cart White Desk
photography by WEST ELM
File this one under: best use of ladder shelves. Mount a floating shelf on the wall to ensure stability, and anchor with a pair of the ladders.
Library Ladder with Galvanized Shelf
Steve Leather Arm Chair
Banana Leaf Rectangle
Stag Head Décor
Large Bamboo-Jute Basket
photography by DESIGN SPONGE
A home office carved within a little nook makes for a rather clever use of a cozy space. A shelf that hugs the wall supports a handful of books, complementing the modular structure with a dropdown desktop.
Parsons Desk With Drawers, White
Scape Dining Side Chair
Lepus Table Lamp
photography by STADSHEM
Reserve the lower shelf of a wall-to-wall floating shelf installation as your personal home office.
Messina Modular Sofa
X-Tang Dynasty Horse
Studio - Topaz
Wire Basket Medium - Black
Polka Dots Pillow - Set of 2
Ernie Dining Side Chair
Davis 36" Brushed Silver Wall Shelf
photography by LIFE ON THE BALCONNY
A shelf earmarked for art and plants lends a vibrantly colorful backdrop for the home office. We wouldn't mind working from home if it meant spending a day in this exact spot.
Blossom Bookshelf Small
Tabletop Boxwood Topiary Set
Ceramic Paris Lamp
DwellStudio Urchin - Antique Gold
photography by SFGIRLBYBAY / VICTORIA SMITH
IKEA's Lark shelves steal the spotlight in this modern spot with a 70s flair. A wallpapered backdrop sets the structure apart from the remaining elements of the room, further emphasizing its purpose.
Fireside Stool Lemon/White
Carson Backless Counter Stool — Natural
Piña Sola Wallpaper
photography by THE DESIGN FILES
Tucked in the corner of the living room beneath a dreamy built-in shelf, a wall-mounted slab of wood doubles as a mini desk space that is about as elegantly cozy as it gets.
Capiz Scalloped Chandelier
Hammock Dining Armchair
photography by APARTMENT THERAPY
Hitch Bookshelf Starter Kit - White w White Shelves
Lattice Vinyl Office Chair - White
Pumpkin Geometric Square 18" x 18" Pillow
Mini Star Fruit Vase
Round White Bud Vase