We've been in our house nearly 2 1/2 years now and the office has never quite felt right. Its a small-ish room and needs to serve 2 functions - full time office and part-time guest room.
While the room "worked", it felt like the ugly duckling of the house....didn't live up to the warmth and comfort that the other rooms offered. Other than quick moments on the computer, the rest of the room was never being used (except as a dumping ground. You know what I'm talking about....where everything goes when you
This time it was their expedit system. It works. Its solid. Its simple. My husband, a carpenter by trade, has said that while yes he could build it, its cheaper and faster to just go with IKEA!
So we did. And while I don't really like that anyone can walk into my office and immediately identify IKEA, I do love the new, organized set-up.
But seriously - this will be my last IKEA trip.
...okay - we'll see.