Published on January 30, 2019

If you need a reason to stop working at the dining room table, here it is. Any room can support a workspace, and we took to Instagram to prove our theory. Here, we show off over 20 inspiring examples of impeccably styled workspaces that prove some of the smallest awkward nooks in your home can be better utilized to fit a desk and laptop. These home office design ideas for small spaces are proof.

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Photography by Minted

Minted

Loaded with colorful prints, and one that matches your real life pet, this space is perfectly inspiring. Let the art bring bold, beautiful color and keep the furniture a nice crisp white.

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Photography by thejungalow

The Jungalow

Tiny homes scatter up the walls of this office. Keep your miniature collectibles housed here.

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Photography by thewhiitehouse

The Whiite House

A cool desk, cluttered with plant life, is perfect for the nature enthusiast. Stash your handmade ceramics here.

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Photography by targetstyle

Target Style

A bright blue comfortable chair adds a nice pop to this workspace. Complete the look with a large plant and brass accents.

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Photography by theeverygirl

The Everygirl

Litter your walls with inspirational prints and patterns. Brass decorative vases, with catchy sayings, are always a plus in our books.

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The Everygirl

Throw a little fur over your desk chair for an extra luxe factor. Keep your space cozy and clean for your most productive days.

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Photography by laurenashletpatao

Lauren Ashley Patao

Feminine details make this desk extra glam. A cohesive color palette – white, pink and brass, keep this space unified.

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Photography by lefashion

Le Fashion

A little boho, a little glam. This space is the epitome of cool, with its welcoming textures and patterns.

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Photography by designlovefest

Design Love Fest

Cute and cheeky pieces put this desk on the map. Make sure all the surrounding elements make you smile in order to keep yourself motivated and happy here.

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Photography by outwithaudrey

Out with Audrey

Pin some fashion inspiration above your desk. A quirky frame illustration is a perfect backdrop for all of your inspiring images.

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Photography by Home Polish

Home Polish

Organize some collectibles on the shelf above your desk. It is crucial to find clever ways to sneak in storage when it’s lacking in the desk itself.

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Photography by @em_henderson

Emily Henderson

A small writing desk fits nicely into a bedroom or dining room. Think outside the box when attempting to get in a workspace when you are lacking a home office.

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Photography by Anthropologie

Anthropologie

Curate the perfect little environment within this cool desk. A multi-level piece helps bring storage to a small space. Take advantage of vertical space when horizontal is lacking.

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Photography by alainakaz

Alaina Kaz

A tiny desk doesn’t mean you can’t “bring it” with the style. While there may not be much surface to decorate, you can utilize the space surrounding it. Build your décor up and out.

 

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Photography by abeautifulmess

A Beautiful Mess

A great marquee sign adds a touch of personality to this space. Pick a fun saying and plaster in on your walls.

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Photography by gummergal

Laura Gummerman

Get some gold into your workspace by painting a fun mural on your walls.

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Photography by @poppin

Poppin

Nothing accessorizes a desk better than a pet! Keep yours nearby for an added sense of calm.

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Photography by Lulu and Georgia

Lulu and Georgia

Great printed pillows make this desk a bit cozier. Bring in some typical living room touches to make this space feel like the rest of your home.

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Photography by melissaoholendt

Melissa Oholendt

Give your workstation the gallery wall treatment! Keep your workspace from feeling stale with an art infusion.

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Photography by @studiodiy

StudioDIY

Not many get inspired by food court trashcans…but this really works! Inspiration is all around you. Come up with quick and clever ways to keep your space interesting.

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Photography by apartmenttherapy

Apartment Therapy

Tucked by your bed, a desk can serve double duty. In a small space, your desk can double as a nightstand.

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Photography by @apartmenttherapy

Apartment Therapy

Seek out the tiniest corner of your home and sneak in a little desk action.

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Photography by hunted_interior

Hunted Interior

One large scale piece of art can update a simple desk set up.

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Photography by dotandbo

Dot and Bo

Opulent accessories provide a French theme to this workstation. Add in an ornate gilded mirror for an unexpected twist. This also allows the space to function as a vanity.

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Photography by dotandbo

Dot and Bo

A cool custom pegboard spices up this space. Add in color-coordinated elements to make the look pop.

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Photography by sunday_collector

Sunday Collector

When you work from home, a comfortable work station is key. Make your small space ultra-cozy and keep it clean! Compartmentalizing items into cool containers and utilizing wall space for organization will help you keep clutter at bay.

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Photography by sarahshermansamuel

Sarah Sherman Samuel

One cool piece of furniture can make the space. Select a colorful and comfortable piece for your desk’s buddy. Pick a trend-right blush chair for your space.

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Photography by sarahshermansamuel

Sarah Sherman Samuel

Use washi tape to post up some of your favorite photos on the wall behind your desk. It’s an easy and affordable way to decorate and show off your personality.

Do you have a workspace we need to see? Share it on Instagram or Twitter and tag @dominomag, with the hashtag #SOdomino. (We love to #regram, too)!

See more workspaces we love: 

Diverse Desk Designs For Every Work/Study Situation

19 Tiny Desks That Prove Anyone Can Work From Home

Space-Saving Desks for Tiny Home Offices

 

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