I have to say, I just adore my office. It is not the only room in the house that is totally me, but it’s the only room I didn’t have to take anyone else’s opinion into consideration when creating the space. Consequently, it is my favorite part of the house and a room I thoroughly enjoy being in. If you’re looking for a way to be more productive professionally, I urge you to create the same atmosphere in your own workspace. It’s amazing incentive to spend time in the room if you feel good in it. That’s especially important for a home working environment, where household distractions abound.
It all started with this fabulous, mid-century swivel chair I got off Craigslist for $40. I knew it had fabulous lines, but after getting it home, I discovered it was fairly “important.” It was on a poster, even.
This is it–top row, far right:
The Craigslist seller kept it in her bathroom and all I could think about were bare butts on the damn seat, so I couldn’t get it reupholstered fast enough. Especially after finding hot pink fabric with orange woven through it. You won’t find a desk chair that screams girl power better than this: