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Where/how do you store all your magazines/newspapers?

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Pannacotta · 22/07/2007 11:43

I have a bit of a magazine habit and always have several copies on the go (at least) at any time. I need some way of storing them next to the sofa which keeps them in order/accessible.
Have tried various magazine racks but the mags always end up buckled/squashed and I forget to clear out as often as I should.
I was thinking maybe a small narrow bench so I coudl lay them out flat but cant find anything.
Anyone have any ideas?
TIA

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zippit · 22/07/2007 11:44

I'd throw them out or buy fewer but what about one of those tables with a shelf under or a trunk

Pannacotta · 22/07/2007 11:48

I know, am rubbish at clutter control...
A table/shelf would be good if not too big
(need it to be narrow to fit by sofa in narrow gap).
Will have a hunt.

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brightwell · 22/07/2007 13:50

Mine are stored in the recycling bin! IKEA do a small side tables.

MaloryTowers · 22/07/2007 13:56

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nomdeplume · 22/07/2007 13:59

Newspapers go straight in the recycling once DH and I have read them.

We have a chest in our living room with back copies of interiors (mine) and food (dh) mags in. There is also a leather trug thing in the loo with mags in.

TaLcYo · 22/07/2007 14:01

Also in a lovely seagrass basket...with dd2 apple core, dh credit card bills and chewed pens, and dd1's art creations.

Pannacotta · 22/07/2007 15:44

Talcyo this sounds like all the baskets we have in this house, they soon become receptecles for all kinds of gubbins

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TaLcYo · 22/07/2007 18:06

...yes..gubbins describes it perfectly!

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