Consider a statement chair in lieu of a more utilitarian choice.
"I love it when Panton chairs appear in unexpected places such as this!" says Jaime Derringer, editor and writer behind the modern Design Milk blog. "Using this modern chair as a desk chair is something I never would have thought of, but it really works. Try using something unexpected in a home office to change things up a bit when the space feels stale," she suggests.
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