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I spend a lot of time in my office, largely because my kitchen, living room, and office is one large open space. I may be overstating when I say “office,” it’s more like a work cubby, but the space gets great light throughout the day with windows that face east and west and has more than enough elbow-room. But for all its charms, it’s lacking a clear differentiation between work and leisure which can make it difficult to concentrate.
I love the large table that I use as my desk and it’s perfectly situated in the cubby of a large window which could easily be fancied up with a fresh coat of paint and new accessories that would make my office feel separate but not lose the benefits of being part of a larger space.
Paint is a such a quick and affordable way to redesign any space, especially for a renter like myself, and Ace Hardware’s exclusive in-store paint brand, Clark+Kensington, has amazing colors to choose from. I was immediately drawn to two punchy pastels which would no doubt freshen up my work cubby without overwhelming the larger space — Young at Heart is a blushing pink and Isla Mujeres is a pistachio green.
I was really looking for colors and patterns with a bohemian touch that would make the space feel like a clean slate. It helps that both colors perfectly match a rug that I’ve had my eye on and keep the space light and bright so I can focus on my work, but I’m completely torn on which color to go with.
Which color would you choose? And does anyone want to help me paint? I’ll open a bottle of champagne!
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