September 14, 2017,
What’s a desk without a few cool trinkets to dress it up a bit? In the January 1988 issue of Gifts and Decorative Accessories, it was noted that because of the increasing number of women in professional and managerial positions, accessories featuring satin, florals, and feminine colors were major staples for office decor. More masculine desk decor didn’t completely fade away, though, as sleek, black-matte pieces were still very prominent, and still are today. Check out the snippets below for more about desk decor back in 1988.