Field Day's gorgeous Envelope Chest borrows its design from the classic interoffice envelope. Made of smooth maple with a satin lacquer finish, this simple storage chest closes with a simple leather tie. The Envelope Chest ($US1400) is the perfect place to store all your grownup toys and gear and gadgets. [Field Day via Stilsucht via Not Cot]
Beautiful, Modern Chest Stores All Your Toys
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