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Styling My Home Office With Gold Desk Accessories

I’ve got a confession to make. I *may* be moving on from copper. My little home office is a shrine to black, white and copper. Have a peek on my post about working from home and you’ll see! Recently, I’ve been adding a smattering of gold desk accessories, partly thanks to a collaboration with luxury living store Rooi.

White desk with pink and gold desk accessories and a white peg board

Gold Paddywax candle, Kate Spade NY tape dispenser and stapler from Rooi. Gold scissors and sharpener from Papersmiths, flamingo mug from Cafe of Curiosities.

I am keeping my copper things too, of course, just adding in a new metallic shade.

My gold obsession started with my gorgeous Happiness Planner at the beginning of the year. I chose the gold and pink version, and it comes with a gold pen. I picked up the Hay scissors and double pencil sharpener at Papersmiths in BOXPARK Shorditch, London.White desk with Gold Desk Accessories
Next came the gold paperclips and the giant safety pin, which is from one of my favourite independent shops, Southwood Stores. I’m using it to hold a few of my washi tapes at the moment, and it hangs nicely on my IKEA peg board.

Kate Spade Gold Desk Accessories

The real excitement happened when these gorgeous gold desk accessories from Kate Spade New York arrived.Kate Spade Gold Desk Accessories

I’d been eyeing up this beautiful perspex and gold stapler (£23.95) and the matching tape dispenser (£19.95) from iconic NY brand Kate Spade for ages, but it seemed like a bit of an extravagence. Rooi asked me to review some products*. And although Rooi have loads of beautiful products I needed (like new pillows, bedding, cushions, kitchenware, notebooks etc. etc. etc.) I just kept coming back to these beauties. Can you blame me? Even the pink boxes are beautiful!

They have quirky slogans engraved into the gold: the tape says ‘MAKE IT STICK’ and the stapler says ‘HOLD IT TOGETHER’. They are such good quality and looks super luxe.

I think they go well with the typographical prints I have on my peg board.My desk with pink and gold desk accessories

The stapler and tape dispenser add glamour to my desk, and tie the gold and pink look together, with the pink washi tape I added to the dispenser.

Rooi also sent me the lush little Paddywax Peony and Clover Soywax Scented Candle, in a gold tin (£4.95)*. It smells absolutely gorgeous, and that’s without even lighting it. I am going to stock up on some more of these as they make such great little gifts. Paddywax is an American company who specialise in hand-poured, soy wax blended, fragranced candles. This little candle is great for travel, as it’s lightweight, and protected in the gold tin.

Kate Spade Gold Desk Accessories and Paddywax Peony and Clover candle in gold tin

Ryan is excited that we finally have a stapler, so it’s a win/win for us. I do have to make sure Ava doesn’t pinch them though, as she has inherited my love of stationery!

White desk with pink and gold desk accessories and a white peg board

So now I am all set up to brainstorm in my brown and gold notebook from HEMA (4 for £2.50), with a cuppa from my Cafe of Curiosities monochome and gold flamingo mug (£12). I wonder what you’ll choose? Do tell me in the comments, I’d love to know!

White desk with pink and gold desk accessories and a white peg board

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20 Comments

  1. thegirlpurple

    7th August 2017 at 1:22 pm

    Waaahhh don’t tell me you’re moving on from copper, I’ve only just started 🙂 🙂 I’m ALWAYS so late to the party, when the metallic trend first started appearing I really was nonplussed but now I love it. These gorgeous bits look so stylish and I will definitely be checking out that discount code, thanks so much for sharing X #HomeEtc

    1. Becky Pink

      7th August 2017 at 7:47 pm

      Ha ha this made me laugh. No I think there will always be a place in my heart for copper! xx

  2. Caro | The Twinkle Diaries

    5th August 2017 at 12:46 pm

    Ah I love them all!! I’ve got the same Hay scissors funnily enough — I bought them last year to cheer myself up when I was wrapping Christmas presents!! LOL!! There has to be some perks to make a boring job more interesting doesn’t there!!! Have just been and had a look at their site — they’ve got some lovely stuff 🙂 Thanks for sharing chickie xx #HomeEtc

    1. Becky Pink

      6th August 2017 at 10:13 pm

      I LOVE the scissors, they make cutting a joy don’t they? xx

  3. Anna

    5th August 2017 at 9:41 am

    How pretty are these?

    1. Becky Pink

      5th August 2017 at 10:48 am

      Thanks Anna, I really love working here xx

  4. Angela Milnes

    4th August 2017 at 9:39 pm

    Oh Becky, these are just amazing and really beautiful. I love the gold scissors and stapler and would love a set myself. I’m in the process of setting up an office space and feel inspired now!

    1. Becky Pink

      5th August 2017 at 10:48 am

      Ah I’m so glad you are feeling inspired Angela, there are lots of lovely things you might like on rooi.com it’s worth having a peek! xx

  5. Laura's Lovely Blog

    4th August 2017 at 8:17 pm

    Oh I have office envy, totally loving the Kate Spade accessories too. It all looks so gorgeous.

    1. Becky Pink

      5th August 2017 at 10:46 am

      Ah thanks so much Laura, I want the desk tidy now to match xx

  6. rachel

    4th August 2017 at 4:32 pm

    I would just love to have an office space, i use the dinner table lol! My fav is your happiness planner 🙂

    1. Becky Pink

      5th August 2017 at 10:38 am

      Thanks Rachel, I love having my own space that I don’t need to clear up every night! xx

  7. Meera

    3rd August 2017 at 8:55 pm

    I love your gold accessories and the Kate Spade stationery is so glam! Off to check out rooi! #HomeEtc

    1. Becky Pink

      3rd August 2017 at 9:29 pm

      Thanks so much Meera, there is all sorts of loveliness over there, I hope you love it xx

  8. Mummy Melton (@MummyMelton)

    3rd August 2017 at 8:36 pm

    Ooh I’m loving these! How fab is the happiness planner

    1. Becky Pink

      3rd August 2017 at 9:24 pm

      Ah thank you, I love it! xx

  9. travelingchristie

    2nd August 2017 at 9:52 pm

    I love it all, I love Kate Spade its so pretty and cool x

    1. Becky Pink

      3rd August 2017 at 9:25 pm

      Thanks so much, I can’t stop stapling things! xx

  10. Kayleigh

    26th July 2017 at 8:00 am

    Ah you have so many lovely beautiful things! I would love a home office like yours!!

    1. Becky Pink

      26th July 2017 at 9:49 am

      Ah thanks so much Kayleigh, I do really love hiding away up here so I can concentrate on my work. And pretty things do really help, don’t they! xx

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