To design a small home office desk and separate coordinating mobile storage solution.
Research & Positioning
As part of a team we researched into the home office environment, visited a Habitat store, interviewing Habitat customers, surveying people who work from home, analysed competitors, explored the history of the desk and home office, decoded the Habitat brand, examined design and material trends.
Research boards in the studio
Home office desk observations
Common themes were found in home office configuration from the use of a computer and desk light to positioning a desk close to a window.
The desk as a machine for work
Conclusions of research
The concepts were developed by combining elements of each to include the lamp and fold up storage filing solution.