This stunning 1950’s inspired range by West Elm demonstrates perfectly that home office furniture can be beautiful as well as functional. Slender, rounded frames are contrasted with sharp-bevelled edges and square drawers.
Choose from a standard or space-saver style desk and a matching wide or narrow bookcase. Made from solid eucalyptus and acacia veneers with a golden brown acorn stained finish plus bronze-effect metal drawer knobs and handles.
west elm Penelope Mini Desk – a compact option with oval, marble top and slender, tapered legs. Just the right size for occasional use. The drawer is surprisingly spacious too. W81 × D51 × H76 cm. £399
Mid-Century Mini Desk – a space-saving option with simple lines and a full-width drawer. W91 × D51 × H76 cm. £399
Mid-Century Desk – the full-size option has a generous desktop, a pair of deep drawers and slim central drawer. W132 × D61 × H76 cm. £599
Mid-Century Wall Desk – a combination of traditional style with modern functionality, this compact work desk incorporates a generously sized storage cupboard in the learning frame. W96 × D37 × H178 cm. £699
Mid-Century Narrow Bookshelf – a slender bookcase with 3 graduated shelves and a capacious storage drawer in the base. W55 × D38 × H178 cm. £499
Mid-Century Wide Bookshelf – the same design but much wider, again with 3 shelves and a drawer. W96 × D38 × H178 cm. £599
The West Elm Mid-Century Furniture Range is available in stores at John Lewis and online via johnlewis.com
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