Funding is always an issue, but how much longer can you afford to damage your aesthetic sensibilities by stashing your gear in those crappy white plastic numbers - ahem (it pains me to even say it) - from Wal-Mart? Stop abusing your decor. Stow in style with these interlocking polypropylene single drawers designed by Toronto's own Scot Laughton. Just take it one drawer at a time, and build from there - baby steps.
$49.95, Neat Storage Essentials , 70 Yorkville, lower level (opening Tuesday, September 6), 416-972-9700, www.umbra.com