Mod Home Office: Get the Look

Shopping Guide

Matthew Mau is a graphic designer by day and a DJ by night, so it makes sense that he's got good style. He lives in an open, modern loft with a sleek, minimalist workspace. If you like the look, here are some similar resources.

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This online store has a significant inventory of task chairs from major brands including Knoll, Steelcase, and Humanscale. This is the Herman Miller Eames Aluminum Chair, an iconic mid-century design that sells for $1,750.

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A wraparound desk is a smart way to divide functional zones in an open loft. West Elm sells some basic modern designs, including this $700 3-piece Bond Desk, which comes with a corner wedge unit that connects two desks.

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The wood blinds on Matthew's window add a traditional element to this mostly modern space. The Shade Store has a variety of wood blinds that you can customize for your window dimensions. Prices start around $80.

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Dual monitors are a must-have for graphic designers like Matthew. If you want something really fancy, Apple has a new LED Cinema Display ($1,000) that can connect to your Mac and offers 2560-by-1440 resolution.

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In addition to his graphic design business, Matthew works as a DJ and his office includes a lot of audio equipment. New York-based store B&H has an extensive selection of professional audio equipment, most of which is available for sale through their e-commerce site.

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Photo: Marcia Prentice / Matthew Mau