Former HL Creative Director Katherine Botes recently renovated her own home and turned a redundant dining room into an inspiring new home office space. We chat to her about what drove the refurb and ask her to offer up some advice for anyone who’s looking to create a beautiful, productive work space in their own house.
Like it or not, chances are you spend most of your waking life at a desk. Eight hours a day, five days a week – it adds up to serious time and it can lead to some serious health problems.
Most desk setups are automatically dismal affairs, with little to no thought given to ergonomics, psychology and productivity. Here’s how you can fix that.
For the no-frills desketeer
If you’re looking for the most straightforward ways to make desk life better, focus on one thing: your chair. Of all the changes you can make to your desk-ridden habits, picking the right chair and using it properly will confer the greatest benefi