Back-to-school blues, be gone! Here's our studious roundup of 10 modern design items that will make getting back to the office or hitting the books anything but work. Need a cool modern desk? We've got that covered. A comfy task chair for those inevitable all-nighters? Say no more. Our Top 10 back-to-work picks are no-brainers, designed to help kick off the season smartly, with style to burn.
Top 10 Back-to-Work Designs
Calligaris Saint Tropez Swivel Chair
Time to get some wheels! This stylish modern office chair features a polycarbonate shell with subtle quilted pattern and glossy opaque colors. Rubber castor wheels and adjustable height mechanism equal one sweet ride.
Oeuf Brooklyn Desk
A modern desk that keeps on growing, Oeuf Brooklyn Desk is height adjustable, and comes with movable storage boxes, making it perfectly adaptable to age and need. All that is packed neatly into a clean and simple design .
Anglepoise Type 75 Desk Lamp
A well articulated modern lamp, if there ever was one, the Anglepoise Type 75 Desk Lamp will help you keep your focus where it belongs: on the task at hand. This Margaret Howell collaboration is available in blue, green and sunny yellow.
Blu Dot Eeny Meeny Miny Trays
Tray chic! Getting yourself organized for the school year is as easy as one, two, three. This nifty trio of bent wood trays from Blu Dot, available in 3 different color combinations, will turn you into a neatnik in record time.
Ferm Living Terrazzo Tin Boxes
No need to think out of box. Corral all your sundries with these three arty, terrazzo-speckled tin boxes from Ferm Living. Space saving and roomy, this modern storage solution is all about hiding your school treasures in plain sight.
Connubia Spacebox Wall Mounted Desk
Short on space? Think small with this modern shelf desk from Connubia, which comes with 6 storage compartments for workplace essentials. When not in use, fold the shelf down, and tiny Spacebox all but disappears.
Ferm Living Frame Pinboard
Not your average cork board, this part fabric, part metal pinboard from Ferm Living welcomes both pushpins and magnets. The two-color scheme and oak frame add polish to school-year mood boards that your pals will envy.
Areaware Concrete Desk Set
Keep things simple. Give your desk a unified, sophisticated vibe with this trio of concrete desk accessories that hold essentials with firm confidence. No bells and whistles needed when modern design is this strong and clean.
Kartell Maui Swivel Adjustable Chair
With its colorful polypropylene seat and gleaming steel base, the Kartell Maui Swivel Chair puts fun into hard work. Adjustable height mechanism and five smooth casters make it equally easy to sit still or be on the move.
Grupa Arigato Table Lamp
The skinny on this brilliant modern desk lamp is that its patented joinery will never wear out. Move its articulated arm and adjustable head this way and that, all semester long and into those late-night cramming sessions.