Cedar is one of the most durable woods around. Not only does it have a distinctive heavy grain giving each piece of furniture a unique look, but it is also a natural deterrent to moths and other insects. This makes it the perfect material for building furniture to house blankets and clothes. We’ve chosen the best and most attractive cedar storage chests around to help you find the right one for you.
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Espresso Stained Hand-Peeled Trunk
Perfect For: Stylish and practical storage solutions
What We Like: Aromatic bottom and non-slamming hinges
Created from Northern white Han logs, this espresso-stained trunk showcases the natural character and beauty of the wood, providing an elegant touch to your home. The clear-coat catalyzed lacquer finish ensures durability, while non-slamming hinges make opening and closing a breeze. Aromatic Han lines the bottom of the chest, adding a pleasant and enticing aroma to the contents within, making this trunk the perfect storage option for blankets and other personal belongings.
Place this beautiful trunk at the foot of your bed or in the living room as a subtle and functional accent, while adding cozy throw pillows and blankets to enhance its inviting appeal.
Rustic Cedar Storage Bench
Perfect For: Adding character and functionality to your cabin or rustic home
What We Like: Handcrafted and aromatic cedar underside of the lid
Experience the charm of this individually handcrafted storage bench made from authentic hand-peeled Northern White Cedar logs. The unique peeling process retains the log's natural character and beauty, giving it a truly rustic feel. Non-slamming hinges ensure the bench opens and closes smoothly, while the aromatic cedar underside of the lid adds a delightful sensory bonus. Part of the Lytle collection, this storage bench is the perfect fusion of style, quality, and function.
Pair it with complementary rustic furniture, soft cushions, and cozy throws for a warm and inviting atmosphere, perfect for relaxing or entertaining.
Adjustable Round Coffee Table
Perfect For: Small living spaces and modern decor enthusiasts
What We Like: Multipurpose design with hidden storage
This adjustable round coffee table offers a smart, space-saving solution that combines style and functionality. It features adjustable height and a smooth swivel mechanism, perfect for transforming it into a dining or work surface. The hidden storage compartment underneath provides extra room to store blankets, magazines, or remote controls. With its sleek metal base and wooden top, this coffee table is both practical and visually appealing, complementing any contemporary living area.
Position it in front of a chic sectional sofa, and pair it with a fluffy rug for a cozy and inviting feel. Add decorative elements like a vase or a stack of art books to enhance its modern aesthetic.
Sun and Sky Handcrafted Trunk
Perfect For: Enhancing indigenous-inspired or eclectic decor schemes
What We Like: Intricate Peruvian design details
Bring cultural inspiration into your living space with this stunning Sun and Sky Trunk featuring handcrafted designs inspired by indigenous Peruvian figures. The trunk is made of durable cedar wood and embellished with leather details, ensuring long-lasting beauty and functionality. The brown base finish adds warmth and sophistication to any space. It comes equipped with a lock and key, providing secure storage for your treasured belongings.
Pair this unique trunk with a mix of vibrant textiles and rustic wooden furniture to create an eclectic and cozy atmosphere in your home.
Rustic Log Cabin Furniture
Perfect For: Mountain lodges, cabin getaways, and country cottages
What We Like: Unique character and hand-crafted quality
Designed by skilled Amish craftsmen, this Rustic Log Furniture combines natural beauty with exceptional durability for a timeless addition to your home. Each log is hand-peeled and may feature natural checking or cracking, adding to its one-of-a-kind character. The fabric shown is Bear Run Fabric, which complements the rustic aesthetic. Please note that digital colors may vary slightly from the actual product, and due to the variability of the logs, each item will be unique.
Embrace the beauty of log furniture by pairing it with cozy, nature-inspired textiles and accessories, such as faux fur throws and vintage-inspired lanterns for a warm, inviting atmosphere.
Floral Motif Cedar Blanket Chest
Perfect For: Enhancing colonial elegance in living spaces
What We Like: Hand-crafted fragrant cedar wood
This cedar blanket chest is lavishly adorned with floral motifs in rich, tooled leather, evoking a sense of colonial elegance. Hand-crafted with fragrant cedar wood, it serves as an exquisite hope chest or a storage solution for linens and keepsakes. The ornate bronze hardware adds a touch of grandeur. The artisan skillfully combines classic style and traditional techniques to create a stunning decorative piece.
Pair this chest with an elegant, dark wood writing desk or armoire for a cohesive and sophisticated colonial-inspired interior.
Red Cedar Storage Chest
This large storage chest is beautifully made from 100% solid cedarwood, with smooth waterfall edges and shaped trim around the bottom. It has a handle on each side for easy transportation and a twist latch to keep it closed.
Amish Cedar Storage Chest
Rustic Red Door Co.
This elegantly designed cedar storage chest is made from brown Maple wood with a Cedar bottom to deter moths and pests. It features a waterfall top with rounded edges and a scalloped bottom.
This classic Hope Chest is the perfect place to safely store blankets and clothes, as well as other sentimental items you might want to keep under lock and key. The chest features a deep brown scratch-resistant finish that will work well in traditional and farmhouse-inspired interiors. It comes complete with anti-slam hinges to ensure the top doesn’t slam down unexpectedly.
Carved Cedar Storage Chest
This storage chest features a paneled design with beautifully carved flowers adorning the sides and top. Fully lined with cedar wood for protection from moths and other pests, this chest is an excellent choice for storing blankets and seasonal clothes.
Solid Mahogany and Cedar Storage Chest
This impressive Mahogany and Cedar storage chest features timeless wood paneling at the front and a rich mahogany finish. It has a cedar lining to absorb unpleasant smells and keep pests away, and has safety hinges on the lid.
This beautiful antique-inspired cedar hope chest is an ideal choice for traditional interiors. Because it’s made from solid wood, this piece is very sturdy enough to be used as a bench if required, and will last for years to come. At 48 inches wide, it’s the ideal size for using as an end of bed trunk.
Elegant Cedar Lines Storage Chest
Featuring an elegant design in a warm cherry finish, this cedar storage chest is spacious enough to hold some of your larger items that need storing. It’s made from cedar veneer, with a cedar lining to keep your textiles safe from pests. At over 47 inches wide, it’s perfect for larger bedrooms.
Simple Cedar Storage Chest
This cedar chest features a simple design with a Tung oil finish on the outside, which allows the distinctive wood grain patterns and colors to show. The inside of the chest is unfinished, which gives off a wonderful cedar smell.
Nautical Inspired Cedar Chest
Sand & Stable™
Featuring a nautical-inspired design, this charming blanket chest has roped detailing on each corner. It is available in a choice of navy blue or white, and the interior is lined in solid cedar wood to deter pests.
This chest is perfect if you’re looking for something a little more fun than the typical antique cedar chests! The nautical-inspired design will work well in coastal homes, and the size and height of this chest mean that it will work just as well as a coffee table as it will at the foot of the bed.
Classic Cedar Storage Chest
Made from a mix of solid and manufactured wood, this beautiful storage chest has a Cedar lining and stylish round legs. It features a traditional design with a paneled front and molding on the lid.
This cedar storage chest is perfect for family homes. The timeless style will work well in traditional and farmhouse-style interiors, as well as costal inspired-interiors, thanks to its gently faded finish. The wide-opening lid enables easy access to the items inside, while soft-closing hinges will protect small fingers from becoming trapped beneath the lid.
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This stunning storage chest was crafted probably circa 1940s... Unfortunately it didn't retain a perfect condition, the cedar wood has some cracks and scratches on it, but after some refurbishment it's sure to marvel again!
Capacious trunk for storing beedings and others needed stuff. It is made of wood with antique finish. Perfect solution for space saving in all kinds of interiors as needed.
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A great rustic accent to your interiors. This cedar storage chest will enchant not only the fans of vintage or retro style. Its capacious, functional and stylish, offfering a considerable storage space for your precious treasures.
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This element is a nice storage chest that features a durable wooden construction with cedar finish. It offers plenty of storage space, high durability and attractive appearance in different stylizations.
Rugged and sturdy storage cabinet. The cabinet is made from hardwood and has a polished finish. It has flat end stands. It was built for durability and will definitely stand the test of time.
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A wonderful chest with four drawers in a stunning teak finish and the subtly decorative metal handles. The construction is primarily of Kiri wood, prized for its strength, being lightweight and reliable.
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