Indiana, an undying love for public radio, and an inexplicable obsession with archaeology. It’s interesting that there’s a perception that products that are affordable are somehow also disposable. They are so clean and roomy, and can be wall-mounted or customized with your own legs and/or tops. The fabric is neutral enough to work with both cool and warm tones, so it fits right into any interior design scheme. I would put it in a dining room to stash away placemats, serving pieces, napkins, and extra silverware.
It’s interesting that there’s a perception that products that are affordable are somehow also disposable.
Craigslist, or the annual yard sale, or—for the optimistic or guilt-ridden—a storage unit. If space and budget permit during the construction process, consider encasing the system into a drywall alcove; it will provide a custom millwork effect instantly.
I usually have my workroom sew a custom slipcover with a fun print or a super-textural solid. The drawer knobs easily can be changed to personalize the look to suit almost any interior style.