Think double duty: When entertaining, this desk is used as a dining table.

This is an apartment that Holly Golightly would swoon over. By using a lavender palette and plenty of eye-popping patterns, designer Ashley Whittaker makes a feminine, bold, and glamorous statement in just 800 square feet.

Dining/office inspo

Gold lamp & rug

white and luv the chair

raw

old-red trestle table used as workspace/desk

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office, wood table, black pendants

"That room is small, and they wanted all the kids to fit there," says Gilbane. "So we had to be practical about furniture, choosing an ottoman instead of a cocktail table."

Pink sofa

Nice gallery wall for a small apartment

Office space

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Ooh, pretty space

yellow trellis wallpaper + pink desk

wall to wall desk

lovely work space

pinboard + gallery

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KATE SPADE INSPIRED OFFICE: white and gold #workspace design with glass #desk and modern style