Image credit: myblueflamingo.wordpress.com; Francois Visser; almostmakesperfect.com

Harness the beauty of plants and breathe life into your workspace with avant-garde installations that evoke a sense of peace and wonderment. Plants in your house can improve your health fighting pollutants in your home. DECO shows you how to stylishly pull off the green trend.

It’s no secret that adding elements of nature to your workspace, and indeed in all areas where you spend much of your time, is a great mood and health enhancer. If you’re keen to add some greenery to your desk, here’s a few inspiration images to get you started.

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A garden suspended in air. Shots of acid bright blue. Delicate pressed flowers. Grainy Timber. Chalky white weathered walls.

 

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Gardening is cheaper than therapy and you get tomatoes. ~Author Unknown

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GREEN UP YOUR WORKSPACE

Here’s three reasons to include greenery on your desk:

  1. Help fight colds by increasing humidity and decreasing dust.
  2. Reduce stress and improve your well-being.
  3. Boost creativity and mental benefits.

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DECO TIP

Make your own pressed flowers by putting fresh flowers between the pages of a telephone directory.

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The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. ~Dalai Lama

Old-world desk accessories. Lived-in leather. Aged maps. Ink pots and the modest glimmer of brass. Miniature gardens live under glass terrariums. Moss makes an appearance in unexpected places.
Old-world desk accessories. Lived-in leather. Aged maps. Ink pots and the modest glimmer of brass. Miniature gardens live under glass terrariums. Moss makes an appearance in unexpected places.

 

First published in Trends Issue 82.
Production by Marcii Goosen, Photos by Francois Visser.


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