12 Apr

An Updated Look, For Traditional Sewing Tables

Design 9/10 Once again, we feel that Sauder has stuck gold with another one of their products. With this design, their team has taken the traditional sewing table (one that your grandmother would have used back in the 60’s) and carefully refined it to be more efficient and visually appealing. When closed, this model...
29 Mar

Four Great Patio Coolers For Spring!

Winter is over and Spring is here!  With patio season just around the corner, everyone is ready to soak up the sun with a cold drink in hand. Luckily for you, Market Maison has ranked our five favourite outdoor coolers to prepare for such an occasion!   MERRY PRODUCTS: 45.69 QUARTS First on our...
22 Feb

Bookshelf & Cubby Buddy For Your Kids!

Design 8.5/10 Every parent with little ones knows just how hard it can be to keep your kid’s room organized. With their toys and clothes often strewn about the floor, cleaning can feel like a never ending battle. The bookshelf cubby by Sauder / Viv & Rae offers a practical solution to the clutter...
15 Feb

Simple, Sleek & Affordable – Shoe Bench

Design 8/10 If you are in the market for a simple entryway bench, this product may be for you. The company, Songmics, have engineered this basic design to maximize storage and simplify the assembly. From this structure, they have created a form that is easily expandable into a whole collection of different product configurations....
08 Feb

Rustic Meets Refined, The Industrial Chic Bar Cart

With this rustic-chic bar cart, the team at Tribecca Homes demonstrates that great things really do come in small packages.   Design 9.5/10 Industrial style home décor is a trend that seems to be in full climax, with no signs of slowing down in the near future. The Myra Cart capitalizes on this by...
01 Feb

Dining On A Budget With Coaster Fine Furniture

  Design company, Coaster Fine Furniture is one of our favourite discoveries of the week! They have a large collection of affordable, well made and trendy furniture. Below, we’ve outlined two of the best deals for home dining currently being offered.   Persia Breakfast Table Design 9/10 The cozy Persia Breakfast Table three-piece dining...
27 Jan

Attention All Designers & Makers: Submit Your Work!

We’re starting a new segment here at Market Maison in which we review the work of emerging independent designers and/or companies. If you’re a designer, maker, architect, or even still in a post-secondary institution we’d love to see what you’ve been working on! The products we typically cover are what we consider to be...
11 Jan

Cool Concepts, Poor Products

We’re taking a slightly different approach this week with the blog. Rather than review products that we would recommend to the public, we are going to take a look at some items that are interesting concepts but cannot effectively be translated into a realistic product. There is a line separating cool concepts from good...
04 Jan

Simple & Stylish Magazine Table

Design 8.5/10 This occasional end table by Charlton Home is a great mixture of simple, functional and elegant design. The U-shape form allows the table body to nest against the arm of your sofa. The nesting feature extends the table surface directly into the seating area for comfortable access. Most traditional end tables typically...