Reporting for duty.
News flash! A solid desk makes the workday easy peasy. Tabloid is happy to check its sources. A wide wood frame cocoons a durable and delightful Forbo linoleum desktop. Color-coordinated steel legs give it all a boost. Hidden cord management and inconspicuous drawers team up to complete the job with brio. Yep, all checks out.
- Wood frame with white oak or walnut veneer over constructed wood
- Eco-friendly and cleanable Forbo linoleum tabletop surface
- Powder-coated steel legs
- Two smooth glide storage drawers help keep your desk space tidy
- Hidden cord management space with cover panel
- Adjustable feet glides for leveling
- BIFMA rated
- Some assembly required
The Tabloid Desk
With Tabloid, we set out to design a desk with useful storage that could live comfortably both at home or in an office. After lots of sketching we liked the idea of simple planes coming together to create a generous worksurface surrounded by a cozy gallery. Slim steel legs would tuck into the negative space at the corners suspending the entire composition in space and giving it a lighter stance. After several rounds of crude mockups made from thick honeycombed cardboard and hot glue and a couple of more finished prototypes, we pinned down final dimensions and proportions. We chose to line the working surface with natural linoleum adding durability, warmth, and an opportunity for color. The gallery doubles as a modesty panel meaning the desk can easily float in any room away from the wall. A small hatch centered on the back edge of the worksurface leads to a cord management shelf below with plenty of room for a power strip or two.
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