The correct lighting design is vital to any working environment and as always layered lighting is the best solution. If you are adapting an existing area of your home to become a workspace or office you are probably not going to be able to start from scratch with the perfect electrical layout. However there is plenty that can be done to work around what you already have. I will go into this in more detail at a later date, for now here are a few of my desk light suggests. Desk lamps create task lighting, which is a great way to achieve instant focused light.
This vintage Desk Lamp is perfect for any detailed work. Hadrill and Horstmann Counterbalance Light. £485 excluding delivery. SHOP
One of those star finds I get really excited about. A wide downlight will give a nice even light spread across a work space. Vintage, Highly Collectable and Timeless. N71 Desk Lamp by Eileen Gray for Jumo, 1940s. £1,080 excluding delivery. SHOP
An old reliable, so useful and one of my favourite of all desk lights. Numerous colours available – the black with brass fittings is timeless. Anglepoise Light £250 excluding delivery. SHOP
Simple, elegant, functional and fun. These desk lamps come in a myriad of colours and are just the right height to hover over a laptop. Arles Table Lamp £130 excluding delivery SHOP
The continuous struggle for a tidy, organised desk is real and in a home office or workspace area this is significantly magnified. Space is tight and you have to live with your work around you. There are so many options for keeping your desk under control and it is one of the few ways to add a little personality and style.
2×2 Desk Organiser available in black or cashmere (as pictured) £79 excluding delivery. SHOP
This little Yves Klein Blue letter organiser will keep everything in shape while adding a fun pop of colour. Ferm Living Blue Stained Ash Paper Organiser. £55.20 excluding delivery SHOP
Pens, Paperclips, elastic bands, Post it notes – throw it all in one place. Black Alza Bowl £115 excluding delivery. SHOP
Phold Dark Green Container, Medium. £25 excluding delivery SHOP
Brass Pen Caddy £25 Excluding Delivery SHOP
Here you can really have some fun! All the little objects to keep your desk ready for action, your day running smooth and put a smile on your face.
90 Minute Blue Sandglass £45 excluding delivery. SHOP
QT-30 Flip Clock Black. £99 excluding delivery. SHOP
Crocodile Letter Opener. £45 excluding delivery. SHOP
Ban the plastic and stay hydrated all day long with this glass and carafe set. £35 excluding delivery. SHOP
A fun little desk accessory with buckets of old school charm and the added bonus of having to adjust the date every day so there is more chance of it sinking in! Oak Desk Top Perpetual Calender. £375 excluding delivery. SHOP
Phi Scissors – Small £25 excluding delivery SHOP
Carry Away Paperweight, Black marble. £75 excluding delivery. SHOP