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  1. this thing's incredible
    This (Positively Scandinavian) Flat-Pack Desk Slots Together Like a JigsawIn the five months since I have owned it, I have convinced two friends who are also working from home to invest.
  2. this thing's incredible
    This Tiny Desk Is £50 and Looks Like It Costs (at Least) Three Times the PriceI bragged about my new setup on Instagram, and, within minutes, several other working-from-home friends DM’d me to ask where they could buy it from.
  3. ask the strategist
    Ask the Strategist: (Not-Offensive-Looking) Office Chairs Under £200We help a reader looking to improve their work-from-home setup.
  4. people's choice
    The Best Office Chairs on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best high-backed office chair, the best for lumbar support, and the best stylish option.
  5. painless shopping
    29 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Balcony Décor Accents You Can Buy on AmazonIncluding fancy planters, bistro furniture, and waterproof cushions.
  6. this thing's incredible
    Now More Than Ever, This Foldable Paper Vase Is the Easiest Gift in the WorldFor the cost of oversized letter postage and a bottle of mid-tier off-license wine, you can surprise a friend with a low-hassle piece of home decor.
  7. painless shopping
    43 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Living-Room Accents That You Can Buy on AmazonIncluding some Instagram-famous velvet chairs.
  8. painless shopping
    The 53 Best 30th-Birthday Gifts (That You Can Buy on Amazon)Including what to get your friends who love museum gift shops, fresh pasta, and modernist architecture.
  9. people's choice
    The Best Weighted Blankets on Amazon UK, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewsIncluding the best patterned weighted blanket, the best weighted blanket for hot sleepers, and more.
  10. painless shopping
    36 Cheap But Expensive-Looking Bedroom Accessories (You Can Buy on Amazon)Including a Fair Trade area rug at an Ikea price.
  11. painless shopping
    47 Cheap But Expensive-Looking Kitchen Accessories (You Can Buy on Amazon)Including an Art Deco cafetière and a decidedly Nordic tablecloth.
  12. painless shopping
    32 Posters We Found on Amazon That You’d Actually FrameFrom movie posters to Kandinsky prints.
  13. recommended by experts
    The Most Underexposed and Underrated Plants, According to ExpertsBecause everybody already has a Monstera.
  14. recommended by experts
    The Best Plant Misters, According to ExpertsWatering is essential, but misting them can be just as important — and no one wants to get carpal tunnel from spraying plants.
  15. people's choice
    The Best Scented Candles on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best for eliminating odors, the best long-lasting, and the best tea lights.
  16. recommended by experts
    The Best Duvet Covers, According to ExpertsFrom Egyptian cotton to statement duvet covers and the best option for kids.
  17. this thing's incredible
    Over 30 People Bought These Velvet Chairs After I Posted Them on My InstagramThe Amazon chairs fit in seamlessly with the rest of my Ikea-meets-Soho-House vibe.
  18. recommended by experts
    The Best Home Speakers, According to Audio ExpertsIncluding the best speakers for TV and movies, the best Alexa-compatible speakers, and the best speakers on a budget.
  19. people's choice
    The Best Towels on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best plush towel, the best beach towel, and the best Turkish towel.
  20. deal of the day
    This (Already Cheap) Interior Designer-Approved Duvet Set Is 40 Percent OffKate Watson-Smyth, author of interiors bible Mad About the House, pointed us toward La Redoute for bedding sets.
  21. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Bedsheets?The best bedsheets to buy, from the best silk, cotton percale, and linen ranges, to sheets that won’t punish you if you don’t have time for ironing.
  22. this thing's incredible
    This Infuser Mug Lets Me Drink 8 Cups of Loose-Leaf Tea a Day (With No Faff)Making a loose-leaf tea with the Tealyra is as simple as pouring a traditional cuppa.
  23. painless shopping
    13 Cheap But Expensive-Looking Rugs (That You Can Buy on Amazon)Including everything from a classic Persian-style rug to a modern circular jute option.
  24. friday sales
    18 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy, From Crockpots to LululemonWe’ve found a highly rated Crockpot at a third off, and some Marc Jacobs accessories reduced by 70 percent.
  25. people's choice
    The Best Coffee Tables on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewsIncluding the best glass coffee table, the best coffee table with hairpin legs, and the best modern coffee tables.
  26. friday sales
    15 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy, From Barbour to Urban DecayIncluding an all-leather wallet that’s 50 percent off.
  27. painless shopping
    37 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Nursery Accents That You Can Buy on AmazonIncluding a plush avocado, a charming rocking horse, and minimalist bunting for any bedroom.
  28. friday sales
    18 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy, From Aesop to Kurt GeigerWe’ve found an Anglepoise lamp for almost 50 percent off, an abundance of cut-price cashmere, and a cheeky 25 percent off new-in rugs at La Redoute.
  29. deal of the day
    This Machine-Washable, Highly Rated Weighted Blanket Is on Sale for £65When we scoured Amazon for the best-reviewed weighted blanket, the Buzio was one of the highest rated (78 percent of reviewers gave it five stars).
  30. deal of the day
    This Anglepoise Design Classic Is on Sale for Almost Half Off on AmazonThese desk lamps are versatile enough to use in the office, at your bedside, or even as a small floor lamp (when fully extended).
  31. this thing's incredible
    Laundry Day Is a Bit Less Chaotic Thanks to This Nifty Over-Door Drying RackIt has become key to my maximalist way of washing clothes.
  32. deal of the day
    This Delightful Nordic-Style Runner From Made.com Is Now More Than Half OffIt’s long enough to run along your hallway, or to use at the foot of your bed.
  33. deal of the day
    Save Over £500 on This Highly Rated Bean-to-Cup De’Longhi Coffee MachineOver 100 reviews of the coffee machine mention how easy it is to use, and almost 80 percent of the reviews give the machine five stars.
  34. friday sales
    16 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy, From Adidas to ArketIncluding half-price Japanese denim and Hayley Kiyoko’s favourite mini-toothbrush.
  35. friday sales
    15 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy, From Bose to UniqloIncluding a discount slow cooker and half-price sheet masks
  36. deal of the day
    This Atomic-ish Yellow Lamp Will Brighten Up Your Bedside Table ‘Til MarchThere are listing for the lamp in pastel blue, green and pink but it’s the daffodil-yellow that pleases us the most.
  37. please advise
    Ask Chris Black: What Do You Use to Keep Your Teeth Pearly White?Everything Chris uses to care for his teeth (and mouth), plus his favorite bedside tables and the books currently on his reading list.
  38. friday sales
    16 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy From GHD to SamsoniteIncluding a Barbour wax jacket at a sizable discount.
  39. micro sales
    Everything Worth Buying in Selfridge’s January SaleIncluding savings on brands like Samsonite, Nars, and more.
  40. please advise
    Ask Chris Black: What Are Your Storage Essentials for City Living?The bed risers, and sleek coat hooks Chris uses to maximize his apartment’s space, plus his picks for brown dress shoes and warm workwear.
  41. your shopping cart
    What Strategist Readers Are Buying: Superlong Chargers and Leopard-Print RugsFrom superlong phone chargers to leopard-print rugs and the perfect in-flight accessory.
  42. our shopping cart
    The Strategist Haul: What One Writer Bought on Her Trip to ScandinaviaIncluding a status-y Swedish raincoat, a ceramic Danish ghost, and hair clips galore.
  43. please advise
    Ask Chris Black: What Should a Man (Well) Over 50 Buy to Update His Casual Wear?Chris suggests some age-appropriate clothes for the dad set, as well as special gifts for a 30th birthday, and his favorite winter scarves.
  44. this thing's incredible
    The Plug-in Drying Rack I Single-Handedly Brought to All of Central ScotlandMy friends told their friends about the airer, creating a ripple of Dry:Soon purchases all over central Scotland.
  45. celebrity shopping
    What Rita Konig Can’t Live WithoutWe asked interior designer Rita Konig about the bed linen, face mask, and pasta sauce she can’t live without.
  46. this thing's incredible
    This Wilko Lampshade Looks Like Something From a 1960s Parisian ApartmentWith its hessian-inlaid cage design, the shade sits at a pleasing intersection of industrial and retro.
  47. strategist investigates
    What’s the Next Status Plant (That Isn’t a Fiddle-leaf Fig)?“The next big tree is Ficus Audrey, 100 per cent.”
  48. this thing's incredible
    The Swedish Mop Used at Nike Headquarters Makes Cleaning Almost FunIt cleans a bigger surface area than a Swiffer and is environmentally friendly, too.
  49. this thing's incredible
    This Fan Makes Me Feel Like I’m Living in an Episode of Mad Men (Except Not Sad)‘It’s actually impossible to look at it and not admire the attention to detail.’
  50. this thing’s incredible
    This German Shower Squeegee Started As a Joke. Now My Entire Family Owns One.Here’s how to keep your shower screen streak-free when battling hard water.
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