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Bar carts No longer just a tool for martini-mixing hosts, the bar cart's breaking free of its Rat-Pack reputation. These tiered trolleys can hold TVs, corral beauty products, and support bedside lamps. What's more: They come in options to suit every style and budget.

The new nauticals These sophisticated twists on classic seaside themes—rope, stripes, shells—deliver coastal appeal without going overboard.