Forget going back to the office. Working from home is here to stay – at least for the next couple of months! It seems so long ago that we all started setting up makeshift workspaces at kitchen tables or converting a whole room into the work office. I’ve also started picking up bits and pieces to make the whole working from home experience a lot more comfortable and practical. I wanted to share with you some of the things I’ve come to consider as working from home necessities. What are the things you can’t live without in your home-work environment?
I literally live in these. They’re perfect for padding around on cold tiled kitchen floors, especially if working from home turns you into a serial tea-drinker.
Need to jump on a Zoom call? Smarten up your working from home attire with a detachable collar. It’s quick to slip on under your jumper and gives off an immediate air of professionalism.
White Layering Fake Shirt Skirt, TLM Edit
I love this cheat way to give the impression you’re wearing a shirt. It’s super-flattering on the hip area without the bulk of a shirt to layer up your look.
Dragon Letter Tray, Blue Bowl
Is the paperwork piling up in your office? Time to get organised with some cute letter trays.
Squiggle Box File, Blue Bowl
I like to use box files for things that are completely signed off on but I need to keep hold of just in case. Bring some playfulness to your desk with this squiggle print.
Leopard Print Letter Personalised Mug, Marina B Designs
Remind yourself who’s boss with a personalised mug. Marina B has some bold and dazzling designs to choose from but the hot pink is definitely my favourite.
A must-have for anyone making videos or taking photos, this ring light moves between my office and vanity table – not sure how I managed without it!
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I’m a big fan of this Bluetooth headset for when I’m trying to do a million and one things at once. It fits in the ear comfortably and the battery lasts for days.
Leopard Suede & Lambswool Sandals, Air & Grace
These are a brilliant hybrid between slippers and sandals. I like the comfort factor but also the fact that they let your feet breathe.
Electric Heated Vest, Rrtizan
If it’s cold in your house like mine is, you will need this …
Where would we be without Alexa? You can’t go wrong with a Sonos for streaming music and now it’s available with all the helpful Amazon Alexa features too.
I hate to think about how dirty my phone gets and now I don’t have to worry about it at all with this charger and sanitiser. A must for our Covid-19 world.
A5 Notebook – Girl With Attitude, Sloane Stationery
A notebook with attitude to fill work notes, daydreams and everything in between.
Grey Washed Wood Desk, The Range
Keep things simple with this wooden desk. It’s inexpensive and won’t take up too much space.
It’s always handy to have baskets around for keeping things organised. This one is beside the desk to drop in any clutter when it starts to accumulate.
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