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IKEA BORRBY Lanterns

BORRBY are cute little lanterns from IKEA. Retailing for $6.99, they have been designed specifically for block candles and are apt for indoor and outdoor usage. Product dimensions Length: 6 “ Width: 6 “ Height: 11 “ Length: 15 cm Width: 15 cm Height: 28 cm
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Lighted Patio Umbrella

Here is a cool looking piece of lighting solution, lighted patio umbrellas which you can consider using for your backyard or patio. Called the Po’light umbrella, it makes a great focal point on your patio or deck, by the pool or in the yard.

These lighted umbrellas features a central mast with an internal LED system, topped by a circular, waterproof umbrella while at the base, a metal foot stylishly conceals the electrical connections. Two round tables are available wit

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DIY LED Deck Lighting

Normally this design would come in great for the Christmas season but thanks to LED technology, you don’t really have to worry about wasting much energy because it will not really escalate your electric bill. Rather, you get a cool and futuristic looking deck, something many would refer as Tron-like.

You can actually do it yourself. All you need are 12 LED rope lights and place it as strategically as you prefer.

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New York City Stoop Bench

The New York City Stoop Bench is pretty cool and  quite multi-functional. You can use it as a bench or even a ladder to grab something off the shelf! Via Inewidea

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Hydrofloors – Conceal Your Swimming Pool

Hydrofloors is a new and revolutionary movable floors which lets you make use of the entire surface area of your swimming pool! Check out the details here. “The highest elevated position of the floor is that of the pool surround, at which point the water is out of sight beneath the floor. When fully elevated, the entire area becomes totally safe and secure for children to use. Additionally, since the pool is fully closed, ener

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BLANKÖ Table

Another new product that recenlty debuted on the IKEA US website is the sleek and minimalistic looking BLANKÖ Table. The table has a detachable tray for easy serving and also has a top/tray that drains rainwater away. The table can be purchased for $39.99.

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Garden Chairs

Here is something common once you hear it but take a look and you may just be impressed. While they are called plainly as Garden Chairs, the floral decorations and simple make should make them pretty much different from the rest.

Designed by Grant Heaps, these Garden Chairs should be great to have in the backyard or solve your

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The R2D2 Mailbox

Snail mail may not be that popular nowadays but if you can get your hands on this collector’s item, you are bound to draw some attention and give snail mail a new look. Made for the Star Wars fans, this R2D2 mailbox should be something that will stand out at the front of your house. You can pre-order it at the bigbadboystore.com for $38.99. For the true collector’s edition;

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The Kutch Lantern

The Kutch Lantern

Here is a lush lantern to have. With so many rechargeable lanterns coming out in the market, here is one that comes with a twist; a squeezing twist! Designed by Charles Jones, the Kutch Lantern is squeezed to be activated. There is also a rotary dial that allows you to switch it on and charges via a dock. Great for homes or for the outdoors.

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Lock Your Umbrell

20091214701-1 Make sure no one steals your precious umbrella next time you take it outside. The Lock Your Umbrella is a brilliant concept as the umbrella is equipped with a lock. You can lock your umbrella on any pole or stand so that no one puts their grubby hands on it! Via Inewidea

Make sure no one steals your precious umbrella next time you take it outside. The Lock Your Umbrella is a brilliant concept as the umbrella is equipped with a lock. You can lock your umbrella on any pole or stand so that no one puts their grubby hands on it!

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