Steampunk / Dieselpunk PC Case Mods

A few years ago I started working on putting together a bunch of items to turn my basement office into a Dieselpunk workspace. To a lesser degree I was successful, but all I had really done was to repaint the walls, and do some minor cosmetic work such as painting and applying chrome contact paper…

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More Dieselpunk Office Ideas

I have a great antique swivel chair which I got from a local store, but as I mentioned it has some issues and may need to be replaced, so this looks cool. It’s from Pottery Barn, and it is expensive at anywhere between $449 and $629, and the product on the site has mixed reviews,…

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Dieselpunk Office Finally Coming Together

Two years in the making! Yes, the pieces are mostly in place. I mentioned the incredible executive desk I found which, while it does take up half the room, is fantastic for storage and working on. I picked up a bunch of other fun stuff along the way: an antique WW1 era desk chair, a…

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Because I Heart Knife Switches and Gauges

  Wow indeed. Swiss Architect Antonie Bertherat-Kioes has converted a local train station into his new summer home in the Alps, incorporating some of the original features, such as this control panel and furnace which now separates the living room from the dining room, behind the control panel on a second level sits the architect’s office….

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Some Dieselpunk Office Inspirations

Some Dieselpunk home office inspirations… Nothing but walls of books. Medium to dark green walls. More walls of books. Industrial cabinetry.

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Say hi to my new home office buddy!

Say hi to my new home office buddy! He doesn’t have a name yet, but it will probably start with Herr Doktor…

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Designing a Dieselpunk Home Office Part 2

Those who have been following this blog probably know that I’ve been slowly trying to piece together items to create a kind of RetroFuturistic Dieselpunk office area for myself – an inspiring environment in which to be creative – and most importantly, to do this on a reasonably limited budget. Of course, the trick is…

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My new desk is huge! Latest acquisition for my dieselpunk /…

My new desk is huge! Latest acquisition for my dieselpunk / steampunk style office. (Taken with Instagram)

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The cleanest my desk is ever going to get this year

The cleanest my desk is ever going to get this year (Taken with instagram)

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K.E.M. Weber desk with matching chair

I adore the utilitarian-ness of this set. It’s so  spartan – like something that would populate the set of Terry Gilliam’s “Brazil” or “1984”. If it had a built-in typewriter it would be perfect. Imagine working on an office floor filled with these in long lines, hints of sunlight slicing through a thick mist of…

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