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West Elm Design Workshop Modular Storage System

The West Elm Design Workshop Modular Wall Storage System ($80-$900) is a customizable craftsman solution to that mess you call a bonus room. Made in the U.S.A. using blackened steel and lime-finished solid oak, each component in this do-it-yourselfer instills a high-grade industrial aesthetic to any living space — and brings a mighty reckoning to…

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Restoration Hardware 1930s Laboratory Collection

Walk into any fraternity house bathroom and you may begin to understand the accidental genius behind Restoration Hardware’s 1930s Stainless Steel Laboratory Collection. Obviously made with more refined guys in mind, the bathroom collection of vanities and storage cabinets boasts zinc hardware and rounded finishes throughout, as well as customizable Italian marble tops and beveled…

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YardStash

As much as we want “YardStash” to refer to especially epic upper lip sweaters, the term has already been claimed by a company who hopes you’ll buy a tent, instead of a shed, when your gear overfloweth. To keep things safe from the elements, the shelter sports weather-proof coated heavy duty polyester with a reinforced…

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Tool Dots

Want one of those organized tool walls you keeping spying in the fictional garages of guys in the hardware store commercials but can’t be bothered to hang pegboard? Well, Tool Dots ($12) were created for the lazy neat freak in all of us. Each dot measures 1/2 inches in diameter and can securely hold tools…

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No More Stale Taste Tests

RSVP International Glass Canister

Taking a stale mouthful of a favorite snack is something we’ve all regretted doing. Short of buying in smaller quantities or paying someone to periodically clean out your cabinets though, there’s no way to guarantee you won’t relive the experience in the future. The RSVP International Glass Canister with Freshness Date Dial ($12) can at…

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The iPad's Storage Hungry Sidekick

Sanho iPad Hard Drive

Steve Jobs may believe the iPad is magical enough to replace a laptop for most users, but even as fond as we are of the device, there are still several glaring issues with it that need to be fixed. For example, just the other day we were debating how effective the iPad might be for…

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Mmmm... Organization

Bulthaup B2 Kitchen Tool Cabinet

The Bulthaup b2 kitchen workshop is aptly named to reflect the aesthetic that each of its components were built to mirror. While every part of its design has us clamoring to pull our our well-organized wallets, it’s the kitchen tool cabinet in particular that has our organization lust redlining. Made to hold all manner of…

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Flush Looking Storage Solution For Those Flush With Cash

Angelo Window Bookcase by Cattelan Italia

Despite being incredibly expensive, this amazing bookcase system is unique in that it mimics the look of flush mounted cabinetry. It works. Quoted by the designer as ideal for transforming the look of your home’s “drawing room”, in our opinion we still think it would look splendid in gracing the living room walls of one…

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Pretty, Practical, and Pricey.

BoConcept Functional Coffee Table

While this coffee table might not fit with everyday living room style, its internal storage is surprisingly practical. Made to hide various living sundries inside the table itself, the design’s rising surface panels also make convenient eating stations for those with small apartments who frequently find themselves dining couch side. All pragmatism aside though, we’re…

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A Coffee Table with Storage on the Brain

Lane Furniture Chatham Storage Chest

Inspired from what appears to be Craftsmen tool chests, or at least something along those lines, the Chatham storage cocktail table serves as an attractive masculine room centerpiece while still providing ample storage. Slide off the top to reveal a cedar lined compartment, great for storing blankets or off season clothing. Pull out the bottom…

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Taka Trunk

Much, Much More Than A Coffee Table Games, Drinks, Remotes. What else does a guy need?    [click on image to enlarge] Look around your living room. Is it cluttered with remotes, some DVD’s, maybe a beverage glass or two, and a couple of games crammed into a lower shelf? If you’re a guy, I’m…

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Storvino Modular Wine Storage System

If you keep more than two or three bottles of wine at home it’s time for a wine rack. If you’re like me then you probably prefer keeping them out of sight than some cheesy pompous wine rack that does nothing but show you’re more interested in displaying bottles than knowing what they taste like….

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UDG Producer Bag

There are a lot of guys out there who have to carry a lot of gear. Sometimes this gear is for work and if you work in the creative industry, then electronic and media centric. If that’s the case then the UDG Producer Bag is for you. It’s a bag specifically designed to carry your…

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Kangaroom Charging Station

iPod, cellphone, blackberry, camera. You’re overloaded on gadgets and they’re probably lying around in multiple locations in your apartment with half dead batteries. Get organized and charged with the Kangaroom cell phone charging station. It’s great for you multi-phone users too. It has individual compartments for up-to four devices leaving the cords hidden away in…

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Anthro eNook

Space… who has enough? Well reevaluate that tiny wall space you never thought usable with the eNook. It’s a place you can store all your electronic gadgets, laptop, mail, and other desktop needs. Best part is the entire desk tucks away in a few seconds hiding all your electronic gear from the prowling eyes and…

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Umbra Spindle Box

An innovative way to organize your accouterment, the swiveling storage box can hold a surprising number of items. You can use it as a valet for your spare keys and change or even your nicer items with the felt lined bottoms. It’s available in a natural or espresso (our recommendation) finish and gives you a…

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Sequiem Biometrics BioVault 2.0

The BioVault 2.0 safely stores your valuables whatever they might be: jewelry, pharmaceuticals, coins, stocks, bonds, weapons, or critical documents. Better yet, the proprietary fingerprint technology makes it a cinch for you to access your gear. What this means to you: We’re keen on the idea of phasing out antiquated keys. Our advice is that…