I recently bought myself a new desk. Since my budget was limited, so were my options, but I found many fine specimens while I was looking. Among them was this one, the Homework Desk, designed by Niels Bendtsen:
The way the wood, glass, and metal play off of each other is lovely, and the floating effect of the drawers is especially intriguing. It's modern, yet retro, and absolutely perfect.
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