If you work in a creative sector, you’ve probably noticed how a dull home office can have a negative impact on your work.
After all, it’s hard to come up with exciting thought when all you see around you a white wall and an empty desk.
Regardless of how bright your coffee mug might be, it’s not enough to turn your study into a creative environment.
Comfort and elegance
Let’s begin with the essential.
You cannot and will not be able to light your creative fire if you’re sitting on a hard and uncomfortable chair.
Now, that might sound silly, but in reality, when one spends several hours in a sitting position as part of your work, you need to make sure that your furniture is working for you too.
While there’s probably nothing worse than a sore bottom while you’re looking for the perfect idea, there’s another factor as well that you need to consider:
Your chair shouldn’t not only feel good, but it should look good too.
As a result, most successful creative people tend to prefer contemporary furniture which combines comfort and elegance.
In short, sitting to think can become the best part of your job.
An invitation to sit and think
A touch of originality
It’s your home office, and it should reflect your personality.
If you’re a talented crafter, you can complement your decor with pillows in homemade covers, such as using a bright bright sunflower pattern to bring a ray of sunshine in your office.
If you’re not too strong on the DIY side, why not keep a shelf with your holiday souvenirs, as a way to bring your personality or a collection of your family pictures on the wall?
Color induce creativity.
A white wall is like a blank canvas If you don’t fill it with life, it remains dull.
So you could add some colors to your add some colors to your home office to brighten it up and help you think.
Pastel blues and greens are good to create a stress-free environment, which helps to free your creativity.
If you’re a passionate person, embrace the fire of oranges, reds and yellows, which are ideal to set an enthusiastic atmosphere full of positive thinking and optimism.
If you’re a thinker, you might prefer purple and gray hues, which helps to reflect.
Colorful home office
Surround yourself with art
Finally, surrounding yourself with things you like is good for the creative soul.
From a copy of your favorite painting to the lyric of an old song, inspiration lies in every work of art.
Thus, art inspires you to create and to make room for more artistic work.
Inspiration is not a volatile and temperamental muse that comes to you only when she feels like it.
Inspiration is a work in progress that starts in your home office.
Building the right ambiance to think and to create is a necessary step to open the tap of your inner creativity.