Desk envy: Bring personality to your workspace

Our favourite stylists, designers and bloggers share their tips and tricks for creating picture-perfect desks.

Have a colour theme - Brighten your mood with a splash of your favourite hues. Just like Sydney-based artist Ling McGregor did, pair two complementary colours to give new life to your desk.

bright cheerful work desk with flowers

Use different textures – Take a leaf out of Jysla Kay’s book by mixing and matching textures such as wood, metal and plastic to add character to your workspace.


Keep it fresh – We love how these flowers add a delicate touch to Emma Clapham’s sleek and chic office style. Pretty petals or a potted plant can breathe new life into your office space.

black and white monochrome work desk

Paint the rainbow – When you can’t pick a colour – pick them all! Whether it’s for work or for play, Kate Nutting knows that colourful stationery will surely brighten up your day.

colourful rainbow workspace

Be a minimalistAstrid Lucinda shows us that simple design and clean lines will really showcase your space. Add pop of colour and some floral motif – who says minimalism is boring?

neat tidy organised simple workspace

The essential editErin Briggs knows that your desk should showcase your personality. Whether your style is laid-back,feminine or chic, let your colour and style choices reflect your wonderful self.