The new school year is approaching. And while kids may be feeling the end of summer blues, it's a great time for home enthusiasts. Decorating with school furniture can be fun, functional and affordable. So sharpen your pencils and take note of how school design can make your home smarter.
• 1 Chalk headboard from the Ace Hotel in New York.
• 2 Industrial Locker Room Bench from Wisteria.
• 3 Vintage school clock from Apartment Therapy Roundup: Vintage Clocks.
• 4 School desk from Greenpoint Vintage.
• 5 School desks from Look! School Desks as Side Chairs.
• 6 Vintage schoolhouse light fixture from Schoolhouse Electric.
• 7 Lockers from House Tour: Scott's Detailed Restoration at the Ontario.
• 8 Vintage classroom map from House Call: Maggie Mason of Mighty Gods.