A home office is more than just a room with a desk and chair; ideally it cultivates an atmosphere conducive to work and concentration. Different work styles call for different work spaces.
Some people need isolation, some want to gaze out at nature for inspiration. Some just need a spot to do the bills that doesn’t take up too much room.
A home’s office can serve many functions—it can be used for reading, as a studio for art or a writer’s retreat, as a study, or a den, as a crafting room or a homework spot for the kids.
The following collection includes offices from pocket-size to pod to multi-level affairs, and in styles from modern to Old-World elegance.
By Colleen Kane
Posted 18 July, 2012