Surprise Storage for the Entryway
Lift the top of the Color Story painted wooden bench, which has a bead-board back and scalloped detailing, to keep Frisbees and Fido’s leashes out of sight. Also in butter yellow.
To buy: $299, homedecorators.com.
Ikea’s battery-operated PS clock, made of magnetic powder-coated steel, isn’t just a timepiece―it’s a hiding spot for flashlights, keys, sunglasses, and more. Hang it on the wall or place it on a console.
To buy: $30, ikea.com for locations.
Although the Asian-inspired Pagoda Tray by HomePort Collections looks like a piece of sculpture, it consists of separate boxes stacked on top of one another. Fill them with extra stamps or spare change.
To buy: Three tiers, $42; five tiers, $56: jettmodern.com.
Goods to Go
The three compartments of Ikea’s Skär cabinet can hold hats, scarves, and shoes, while an open shelf above is the right size for purses and wallets. Since the piece has only two legs, you must mount it against a wall.
To buy: $90, ikea.com for locations.