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Home Finds: It’s a Small World – Feb/Mar2016

Home Finds: It's a Small World - Feb/Mar2016

Maximize square footage with versatile pieces and clutter cures.


Inspired by Scandinavian modernism, the West Elm Modern Collection pairs sleek silhouettes with beautifully angled legs. Engineered of white lacquer with pecan-finished wood legs and metal hardware in a gunmetal finish.

Modern Narrow Tower $839
Color Wash Wood Mirrors in assorted shapes, including triangle, hexagon, diamond $84-$85
Bentwood Office Chair with Lumbar in Ash Grey Marbled $419
Art Wool Kilim Rug, $30

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ROUND TABLEThis mid-century modern design creates an informal, relaxed atmosphere that’s perfectly scaled for small spaces. The Splayed Legs made of solid rubberwood in walnut colour finish sit below the round tabletop in a matte black finish with wood grain. This table is both durable and stylish and is a complementary match to the Midtown Dining Chair.Grapeland Heights Dining Table, $999
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HANG YOUR HATPainted rubber wood wall knobs are perfect for an entryway, bedroom or wherever you choose to hang your hat.Spot Wall Knob in Coral, Blue and Light Green, $9.99 each
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CLUTTER BUSTERSThe Jane Ladder collection is a customized storage system that adds extra storage components onto wall-leaning ladders. Ideal for bedrooms or entryway storage solutions, it offers maximum storage potential with a minimum footprint. The foundation of the collection is built around two ladders—a Simple Storage Ladder and a Coat Storage Ladder, better for hanging apparel items. From that foundation one can add a tray, hook, bench or shoe storage component, to customize your ideal configuration.Jane Storage Ladder, $369
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DOUBLE-DUTYBumper can be used as a coat rack and as a shelf at the same time; its curved metal structure conceals four hooks in the lower part and a shelf on the top where it can hold small objects. A perfect idea for your entryway or any other corner of the home: living areas, bedrooms and even kitchens or bathrooms.Bumper, $217
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ALL TUCKED INIdeal for smaller spaces, the storage platform makes this bed ideal with two storage drawers located on each side. Crafted of rubberwood and hardwood, the nailhead trim creates a handsome decorative element on this headboard accentuating its elegant silhouette.Tamsen Bed: Full & Queen- $3,874
King – Cal King – $4,144
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BRIGHT IDEAInstead of table or floor lamps taking up floor or surface space, add a light, airy sconce to shed some light in a room. This shade has a rippled effect; texture is on the inside, outside is smooth.Blown Glass Sconce, $479
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PRIMPING STATIONMake room for preening with this built-in mirror with hidden storage space that helps you organize your jewelry and makeup.Brimnes Dressing Table, $109
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NO END TO ZENZen asks you to look closer—there’s more to this simple design than meets the eye. This end table’s smooth lacquer finish gives way to an industrial iron base buffered by felt pads underneath. Zen belongs beside a bed, sofa or favourite reading chair.Zen End Table, $279
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BASKETS GALORE

Reijay Basket,
Large $89.95
Small $69.95
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Tahoe Medium
Basket – gray, $49.95
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Hub, $350
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Dorian, $153.50
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Faux leather
Small and Large, $140
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CLEAR WORK SPACEConstructed from solid rubber wood and laminated American white-oak veneer, this playful desk works well in a small study nook or formal office space. Designed to pair with the Gwen desk, the teal painted topper is an inexpensive storage solution to keep clutter off your working space.Gwen Desk, $379
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KITCHEN READYNest 100 is the ultimate collection of practical, space-saving kitchenware comprising a unique range of food preparation sets. The innovative design allows the individual elements within each set to be stacked neatly together, thereby occupying the absolute minimum amount of space. The collection includes a nine-piece food preparation set with two sizes of stainless steel mixing bowls, both with non-slip bases; a fine stainless steel sieve; a large stainless steel colander; and a set of five measuring cups ranging in size from 1 teaspoon or 1/6 cup (5 ml) up to 1 cup (250 ml).Joseph Nest 100 Compact Food Prep Set, $169.99
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NOT SO LAZY SUSANThe SAIC Spring 2016 collection designer, Jennifer Lee says, “Presentation is everything” with this Lazy Susan. Made of acacia wood with a vegetable oil finish and aluminum swivel mechanism, each one is unique. Follow along the circles for an impressively aligned arrangement of dips and condiments or use your creativity for perfect plating.SAIC Neat But Lazy Susan, $139
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TREE-INSPIREDGold leafy tripod aluminum table with classic glass top will tastefully accent any living space, especially a diminutive one.Tripod Table Gold Leaf, $400
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GUEST-FRIENDLY SOFAThis unique and sleek sofa completes any room with its fresh new look to modernize your space. Featuring a smooth design that can be easily paired with many styles of pillows to refresh the look of any room. Not only does it have the purpose of an everyday sofa, it has the functionality of a sleeper sofa as an added bonus. Composed of solid hardwood, pocket springs and high-resiliency foam for form and function that lasts.Jayden Sleep Sofa, $995
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REFLECTIVE BEAUTYThis mirrored jewelry box is gorgeous to display on a dresser or countertop. The clear-glass top makes it easy to pull out the piece you want to wear. The interior is light beige/grey and has compartments to hold rings, necklaces, and bracelets.Eleanor Jewelry Box, $229
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