Back-To-School Desks

Back-To-School Desks

This 21st-century remake of the classic French school desk for the home is the work of Philippe Starck. Skool is made from lacquered fiberglass on a steel base and works for kids up to age five. After the jump, some more examples of the classic French school desk, which has made a comeback in French kids' bedrooms in recent years...

Vintage 1960s integrated school desks (above and below) have been refurbished by Saint Lunaire, France-based Bianca and Family, a great online resource for vintage and classic restored furniture for the youngsters...

The little charmers above and below are from Paris kids design boutique Serendipity.

- Kristin Hohenadel blogging from rue Vieille du Temple, Paris, France. She can be reached at kristin @ apartmenttherapy . com

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