HOME OFFICE DESIGN: CREATIVE/INSPIRATIONAL HAVEN

When it comes to indulging in my creativeness, there is nothing more inspiring like a change in scenery, and believe me, I am all kudos to opting for more than one office space. Deciding on which one to use, depends on my mood. With that said, each one is creative and becomes my inspirational haven. Regardless of which one I decide to work in, all reflect who I am as a person, creative guru, interior designer, entrepreneur, and businesswoman. Each of my well-designed office spaces complements me on a variety of levels. They not only represent who I am, but what I was born to do, and that is changing people’s lives through aesthetically pleasing and functional interiors. It is so beyond fantastic because sometimes when I go in my office and sit at my desk, I do absolutely nothing for a moment, but breathe as I give thanks to the most impressive designer, and creator ever – God!

However, as I look around, I see objects that indeed reflects my character. So, what does your home office say about you, who you are, and what you represent? As a designer, I am known for my bold and over-the-top color palettes. You better believe that my offices are bursting with vivid color, which can be seen by way of the interior walls, furniture, window coverings, artwork, and even down to the simplest decorative objects. Moreover, I cannot preach enough that rooms should always reflect an individual’s style.

Design Tip: Whether, going for a specific style such as Minimalism, Bohemian, Modern, industrial, Scandinavian, Traditional, Contemporary, Classic, or whatever the case may be, make it realistic.

Furthermore, get crazy creative and use sexy black furniture combined with brass accents. Also, use open shelving, along with graphic fabrics, which can conceal unnecessary objects, or go exotic because there are many ways to incorporate a personal style to make a home office become not only creative but an inspirational haven.

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Kimberly C. Lyons

Kimberly C. Lyons is the founder and principal interior designer of KCL-IDESIGN, LLC (Interior Design Studio). She has been slaying interiors since forever and refuses to be known as the norm when transforming spaces. With an intense passion for incorporating a wow factor to anything ordinary, Kimberly acknowledges that she is a rare breed, and enjoys splashing her signature touch throughout when designing.

However, she is incredibly obsessed with extremely bold colors, captivating art, unique decorative objects, modern architecture, and lives for going outside the box and breaking outdated design rules. The motivating words – I dare you – keeps her motivated and overcharged. Her passion for interior design comes from a deeply rooted philosophy, which is – designing from within; from the soul, and it is always about living, breathing, and loving interior design!

Besides being a crazed football chick who is also addicted to chocolate, Kimberly is a global traveler who adores modernism and is always inspired by the not so beautiful objects.

She lives accordingly by her motto: I live – breathe – love interior design.