Blog/Three Vintage & Industrial Writing Desks

Vintage Bel Geddes minimalist trestle desk against exposed warehouse brick.

Vintage Bel Geddes Minimalist Judd desk, $1,190, Factory 20


While naturally at home set in spaces with industrial features, the practical form of the traditional trestle desk will actually suit any interior scheme. Endlessly useful, its sturdy design means it is just as helpful in the home office as it is a kitchen island. Here, the Warehouse Home team select three of our very favourite industrial style desks.

Zinc and steel trestle writing desk with matt black desk lamp.

Console table by House Doctor, £240, Stovold & Pogue


Timber, leather and glass trestle table.

Sebastian trestle desk, €2,350, Flamant


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