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3 trunks that give industrial a (shiny) new meaning

Love Downton Abbey? Channel your inner dowager countess with a handsome chest of drawers inspired by turn-of-the-last-century steamer trunks

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Featuring five commodious canvas-lined drawers, Restoration Hardware’s handmade brushed-steel Mayfair Steamer Chest features a solid wood frame and more than 3,000 hand-hammered brass nailheads. $2,475 (U.S.) through


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Four Hands’ Whitman Chest from the Carnegie London Trunks Collection is available in a variety of finishes, from distressed and textured leathers to rustic hammered metal. $2,800 (U.S.) through


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The Art Shoppe’s five-drawer Steamer Chest is made of black steel with silver-studded black oak trim and black leather accents. $3,699 through


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