METIS, Compact Home Office Desk by Gonçalo Campos for WEWOOD

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Named after the Greek goddess of Wisdom, Cunning, and Prudence, the METIS desk embodies all the virtues of its namesake – and then some. Despite its unassuming appearance, the compact oak desk comes equipped with three doors, two lidded compartments, and even a secret stash to maximize storage and minimize clutter. You wouldn’t think that so much space could fit within the sleek reduced form, but thanks to the clever design by Gonçalo Campos for WEWOOD, it’s possible to maintain both your mess and your style. Created with the consumer in mind, this thoughtful product is functional, comfortable, and looks good, too. They say a cluttered desk means a cluttered mind — if an organized workspace is all it takes to keep you sharp, then METIS will put you over the top. Get yours here.

Lizzie Wright

Lizzie

​Lizzie Wright is an aspiring artist and designer with a passion for the written word. While she works on her BFA in Industrial Design at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), she spends her (rare) spare time riding around Providence on her trusty Cannondale and drinking lots of coffee. She is especially fascinated by the dichotomy between aesthetic form and function, which has an immense influence on her work. As a lover of the natural world, Lizzie plans to focus on Nature, Culture, and Sustainability Studies to pursue a more efficient future for design. Read more by visiting her website

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