The French call it la rentrée. In America, we call it “back to school.” Whatever you call it, it’s time to stop goofing off and get back to work. Hopefully, you have a chic desk to help you get over your depression that summer is unofficially over. If not, maybe these will inspire you to get one together.
Yves Saint Laurent in his Paris office.
Jewelry designer Elsa Peretti.
Home office of Malene Birger.
Phoebe Philo of Celine.
The desk of art dealer Patrick Perrin once belonged to the French painter Gustave Caillebotte.
Diana Vreeland’s office at Vogue.
Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld.
Interior designer Frances Elkins.
Desk of Thomas O’Brien.
The baron’s study at Villa Favorita in Switzerland.
Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta.
Office of fashion designer Carolina Herrera.