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How to Furnish a Swish Executive Study

Build a home office for the job you want with these stylish staples

By Eric Mutrie

Boom by Tom Dixon
An elevated take on the traditional drafting lamp, this solid aluminum desk mate is perfect for the established architect who’s just made partner. Three circular joints on the stick-thin arms allow the bulb to be tipped and tilted while adding geometric flair. Also available in a brushed aluminum finish. $400, at Klaus

Palette by &Tradition
Jaime Hayon envisioned this desk for multi-taskers who are always balancing a range of projects. Suspended on a stainless-steel frame, its two surfaces keep paperwork separated while evoking the kinetic energy of an Alexander Calder mobile. It’s paired here with Hayon’s sinuous Catch chair in purple wool-blend upholstery with black oak legs. $3795 for desk; $1685 for chair, at Mjölk

Circle No. 3 by Rug Star
Rep your love of the ultimate productivity booster – java – with this Bauhaus-esque area rug’s coffee bean-like shapes. Hand-knotted in Nepal, the 1.8-by-2.4-metre Tibetan wool and silk carpet is soft enough to nap on when your caffeine-high crashes. $7950, at Weavers Art

Compile by Muuto
Available in black, grey or white, this minimalist powder-coated steel storage system combines super-thin shelves and barely there supporting tubes that won’t obscure the natural beauty of an industrial space. Customize the number and spacing of ledges to match the size of your book and trophy collections. Call for pricing, at Torp Inc.


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