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5 Trendy Desks to Complete the Perfect Modern Home Office

The varied styles of home offices, the many shades and hues that give them a more relaxing and productive ambiance and of course those gorgeous decorative pieces and lighting fixtures that set the right mood – we are on the constant lookout for ways to improve the home workspace. But at the heart of it all is the work desk that pretty much defines the style of the room and is definitely the most important piece of the efficient office space design. And as the holiday shopping frenzy starts to reach its peak, we take a little peek at 5 fabulous desks that you could gift yourself to make your work-life a whole lot easier.

Channing Desk in Navy Lacquer and brushed brass

The Glitz & Glamour of Channing

Kickstarting our list is the brilliant Channing Desk from Jonathan Adler, and it is a masterpiece that combines elegance, chic style and a hint of Hollywood regency to absolute perfection. The name of the desk is borrowed from Margo Channing, Bette Davis’s character in All About Eve, and its crisscrossed polished legs, exquisite silhouette and gorgeous Lucite knobs definitely bring home the glitter of Hollywood in a grand fashion. Available in four different lacquered finishes, this desk promises to be the showstopper of any room it adorns!

Home office desk from Jonathan Adler with Hollywood Regency style

Channing desk adds style and glamour to the home office

Modern Channing desk in white with polished nickel base

Turn the bedroom corner into a fabulous workspace

The Midcentury Charm of Saffo

Taking a completely different approach is the lovely Saffo with its Midcentury modern design and unassuming charm that places practicality above aesthetics. Crafted from solid walnut and birch plywood, the desk is produced by Porada, and it is perfect for those looking to turn that small niche in the bedroom or space under the staircase into a stylish and efficient workspace.

Lovely modern desk with sleek walnut frame fits in with any style

Saffo desk from Porada by C. Ballabio

Saffo offers plenty of storage space despite its sleek presence

Hidden compartments help you tuck away the wires and provide an ergonomic work desk

Smartly covered ports and wire connections for the office desk

Organized Stylo

When you casually give Stylo a glance, it looks like any other writing desk with a polished metal frame and a glass worktop. But get closer and you will notice the real beauty of this contemporary desk crafted by Tarcisio Colzani. A solid walnut drawer sits right underneath the tempered glass top, and not only does it provide ample storage space, but you would know exactly where all your workspace accessories are without even opening the drawer!

Modern desk with glass top and polished steel frame

Closer look at the fabulous Stylo desk

Walnut drawer of the desk under the glass desk top

Exquisite Pablo

Pablo blends the classic and the modern ever so beautifully with its uncomplicated design that is a throwback to simpler times. This desk in canaletta walnut fetaures just one drawer on the side, and what it lacks in storage space, it makes up in sheer style. Crafted by M. Walraven, this is ideal for those who do not need too many storage options along with their writing desk.

Classic writing desk Pablo from Porada

Exqusite design of office desk in walnut keeps things classic and simple

Transparent Minimalism

An all-glass desk that seems to contort at odd angles to fashion a remarkable piece of décor – Penrose by Isao Hosoe showcases abstract, sculptural brilliance. Do not be fooled by its glass frame, as the table is still pretty sturdy and can also be used as a decorative piece when needed. Poise, panache and perfection is what you get with glassy Penrose…

Penrose desk by Isao Hosoe

Exquisite writing desk in glass can also be used as a great decorative piece

Sherry Nothingam
Sherry is a blogger who loves to live her life to the fullest. She enjoys everything associated with design, décor and stylish modern trends. Born in California, Sherry has grown up on open ranches and in a wild setting, which has defined her taste for design and developed her interest in examining how structures and homes interact with the beauti[...]

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