Marie’s 5 Tips for Establishing A Creative Office Space
As more members of the modern workforce venture into creative industries and as corporate offices continue to become more flexible, a high priority has been placed on creating an inviting work environment. Boosting happiness and productivity lends to the success of any business so, whether you work from home or commute to an office, we have a few tips and tricks for your workspace that will get those creative juices flowing!
Let There Be Light
When setting up your office, look for a space with windows that serve up ample natural light. Direct access to natural elements right outside your door automatically boosts creativity and increases focus.
Whether you’re lucky enough to have a bank of windows with spectacular views in your office or not, you should always incorporate ample task and accent lighting through the use of table and floor lamps; you can thank yourself for that extra energy kick every time you flip a switch!
Cleanliness and organization are your two best friends when it comes to a productive work environment and the modern market offers countless ways to keep things nice and tidy.
We love using stylish bins for our overflowing fabric and rug samples and we hang drapery to conceal shelves that are currently holding accessories for upcoming installs (sneaky, sneaky).
Ensuring that you have ample shelf space is key to achieving a highly functional office.
Shelves keep you organized while also putting a few of your favorite pastimes and hobbies on display – for those long days at the office when you’re in need of a few good vibes. We incorporate built-ins whenever possible, but a solidly crafted bookshelf will do the trick nicely!
You spend a crazy amount of time in your office and that means comfort should be key. What better way to achieve that than with a cozy rug underfoot?
Feeling stressed? Slip off those heels and relax; we swear it’s almost as therapeutic as taking a stroll on the beach! Almost…
Liven Things Up
Throwing in an exciting dose of color through a fresh coat of paint or a new piece of art can quickly brighten up a space, making your office feel lively and inviting.
Bold hues tend to excite the mind and heighten positive energy, ensuring that your office will be a gold mine of productivity and a space you’ll never want to leave.
We’d love to hear how you make your office feel like home – give us a shoutout in the comments below!