Style stalker Baskets
Whether it’s holding logs for your fireplace or muddy boots from soccer, a beautiful woven basket is a versatile winter essential
> Woven baskets are truly multifunctional decorative items which not only add texture to a room but are great for storing items such as kids’ toys, books, sports gear and shoes.
> Try grouping baskets in clusters of three to create visual interest in a room. Select a trio in different heights and sizes and position a large one at the back and smaller ones in front.
> Baskets can easily be painted using a test pot or two if you want to give them a new look.
1 Tahoma basket, $139, from Freedom. 2 Solano willow dipped black basket, $22, from The Warehouse. 3 Hampshire basket, $55.95, from Freedom. 4 Tapered log basket, $167, from Amara.
5 Rattan black and white basket, $213.95 for two, from Maytime.
6 Plantation cane basket, $59.97, from Mitre 10. 7 Rattan log basket, $119.99, from Storage Box. 8 Savel basket, $69.95, from Freedom.
9 Container baskets, $319 for two, from Citta. 10 Loop basket, $14, from Kmart. 11 Trunk storage box, $399, from Freedom. 12 Black rattan baskets, $213.95 for two, from Maytime.