Now that the kids are back in school and life is slowly getting back into a regular routine, it's time to think about getting your own work and routine back in order. For some (like me!) the excitement of getting new school supplies never really fades and this time of year is a great time to rethink, reorganize, refresh your home office or perhaps create one from scratch. Whether you have the space for a home office or your work area will be visible in your living space, you definitely don't have to sacrofice form for function. You should treat your work space like any other area of your home and create a look that expresses your decor style and personality. Here's a fresh top to bottom look that you can get on two budgets, once clocking in at half the cost of the other. Keep reading to find out how to pull this look together.