Studies have shown that bright colours and fun shapes in an office environment encourage better communication between workers and enhance efficiency, by creating a friendlier environment.

The range of Citrus ottomans, from Maxton Fox Furniture Systems provides the zest and life that many interiors lack. Made from upholstered durable foam on a shaped plywood frame and metal legs, they are surprisingly low on pounds. A half dose is a great start, but you'll be amazed what both halves together can do.

The pieces are available in a wide range of colours including orange, lemon and lime.