With Teen Vogue, we transformed Hali's desk from cubicle nightmare to stylish office oasis.
Photographs by Stephanie Stanley.
Ah, the summer internship: new friends, new tasks, a new professional landscape to navigate and – possibly – your very first personal desk to decorate! But how do you make it yours when you have to give it up at the end of the semester? Leave an impression on your new coworkers that will outlast your season-long endeavor and familiarize yourself with the ever-effective “Temporary Redesign” as broken down by our designer Justin DiPiero.
Hali Levandowski is a new summer intern at the Express headquarters and though she’s only going to be there for a few months, she wanted to create a comfortable and customized working environment. With our designer Justin and the Teen Vogue team, Hali was able to focus on what she needed organization-wise and what to bring in to showcase her stylish, fun personality. Justin’s top three suggestions for upgrading your desk are to 1. Add light 2. Add personality and 3. Organize!