Take a look at this oversized framed bulletin board behind the desk. This idea, from Martha Stewart, is the perfect solution for organizing a home office, craft room, or any other creative working space.
Pastel accents with loads of white. For a cheerful look that feels modern and fresh, go all out with the pastels — pink, soft blue, mint green, buttercup — but temper them with a healthy dose of white. White furniture, white walls (except for the odd accent wall) and even white floors help the pastels pop and enhance natural light.