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Local Residents Share Their Clever Home Office Set-Ups

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Over the past couple of weeks, Hoboken + Jersey City residents have gotten creative with their new home office set-ups. And seriously, everyone gets major points for creativity. The Hoboken Girl team has compiled photos from residents who are killing the WFH game. Some photos are relatable, while others may have inspired us to revamp our own spaces. Read on to see how residents are coping with their new working lifestyles.  


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“My boyfriend and I moved into a new apartment on March 14th, right before things got too crazy and we didn’t have any furniture delivered yet,” Nicole shares. 


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“Multitasking at its finest,” Lexi shares. 


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“Just going to leave my yoga mat out indefinitely,” Julianne shares. 

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“New view from my desk,” Lauren says. 


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“A makeshift dual-screen,” Taylor says. {Got to do what you got to do.} 


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Down in Jersey City, local resident Melissa also utilizes her TV as a dual-screen — serious points for creativity. 


annmarie work from home office set up

We have major #plantenvy for Annmarie’s very green office set-up.


courtney working from home office set up

Courtney has made her at-home office set up cozy and stylish — the ultimate combo. 


will working from home office set up

“A dog walker’s ‘office,’ Will shares. 


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“We got to the point where laying on the floor beat the kitchen table,” Sam says

See More: Locals Working From Home Share Adorable Pics of Their Fluffy Co-Workers


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“My boyfriend said I talk too loud to sit at our kitchen counter so he banished me into a corner,” Jessica says. 


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Residents, like Mark, have swapped out their morning coffee with wine because there are no rules anymore. 

Have any creative work from home hacks? Email it to us at hello@hobokengirl.com!


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Alexis moved to Hoboken after she graduated college in 2015 and fell in love with the area right away. She currently lives in Jersey City with her boyfriend, Ewan, and works in New York City as a fashion buyer by day and an aspiring entrepreneur by night. In her spare time, when she is not exploring the new, trendy spots around town, you will find her working out at one of her favorite local classes, singing along to the soundtrack of Wicked, or creating macrame wall art and home decor that she sells on Etsy.

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