Why You Need an Oak Blanket Box

Originally, a blanket box was used solely for storing your fresh blankets and quilts. However, in more recent years people have elaborated on the idea for it’s practical uses, and now use a blanket box to store all kinds of items such as:

  • Books/magazines

  • Toys

  • Clothes

  • Tools

  • Electronic devices etc

You may remember in Home Alone when Kevin is searching through his brother’s blanket box (chest), he discovers that it’s full of cool toys, magazine’s and a jumble of other stuff.

Furthermore, the blanket box still proves it’s versatility with the use of it being a great piece of furniture for decoration – which is down to it’s beautiful natural wood appearance – and, a great seating area.

Now, this is where we step in to provide you nothing but the above. Beautiful products with many practical uses:

Cottage Light Oak Blanket Box

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French Chateau Rustic Blanket Box

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Cotswold Rustic Blanket Box

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Why You Should Invest In an Oak Wardrobe

Oak Wardrobes are one of the most valuable pieces of furniture you could ever own – hence why the title describes it as an investment. Mainly because of it’s solid structure and extravagant look, a perfect place for all of your clothes. Too many people settle for less and go for a wardrobe that won’t keep their clothes warm and safe, an Oak Wardrobe will do just that.


pound-sign  Oak Wardrobes are an expensive piece of furniture, there’s no escaping that, but wait! Yes you may have to pay a larger sum now, but you will never have to buy another wardrobe again. Cheaper Wardrobes will warp, veneer will bend and the doors most likely will work their way off. An Oak Wardrobe will never let you down, standing firm and tall, proving a good, thermal insulator. You can create you own Bespoke wardrobe if you like, but more than likely the Oak Wardrobe will be all you need!


With an Oak Wardrobe you know what you’re going to get. A sturdy Wardrobe with a classic design, that shows off the beautiful oak grains. Also you have the choice from a lighter Oak to a Darker Oak, a triple Wardrobe or a Double, so many options.

Why You Should Invest In a Quality Oak Dining Table

Advantages of investing in oak furniture from Oak Furniture King

With the choice of 9 table and 8 chair ranges, theirs nothing but a huge variety of choice here at Oak Furniture King. Our dining sets come in many combinations but, if you’re not 100% on our current sets, you have the freedom to create your very own dining set.

What you can find here:

Wood type: Light & Rustic Oak

Chair colours: Black, Brown, Burgundy, Ivory

Chair textures: Leather & Fabric

Seating: 4, 6, 8, 10 seater

Number of chair ranges: 8

Number of table ranges: 9

Sizes: Large or Small

Practicality: Fixed or Extendable


Putting your hard earned money into a dining table will be the best investment you will ever make for your dining area. Our solid oak tables are made with the strongest wood available and, when looked after correctly, will last generations. Maintenance is a pretty quick and straight forward. Simply dusting one a week will keep it in good condition, whilst a quick polish every couple of months will help maintain its clean cut look and preserve its longevity. Along with these benefits, oak wood contains intricate grain patterns ensuring an attractive furniture item that offers great style and sophistication – something your guests will also love.


Our wide selection of oak dining chairs along with leather and fabric dining chairs can combine well with any of our dining tables. From the modern look of the Lola chairs, to the vintage style of the rustic Princeton chair, you will be able to find the one perfect for you.


The Valencia dining table (Sold on our sister site Modern Furniture Direct) is a stunning combination of glass and wood with its feature piece ‘X’ design base and 12mm thick glass top.

The clear glass top creates a sense of space in addition to revealing the full beauty of the chunky ‘X’ shaped frame, whilst the natural wood effect adds a touch of warmth and cosiness to the overall look.

The Valencia dining table is available in 2 sizes, 160cm x 90cm (small) and 200cm x 100cm (large). The small table can comfortably seat up to 6 people and the large can seat up to 8.

The glass is firmly attached to the base using contemporary stainless steel metal discs which screw into the base. The table also has adjustable feet hidden underneath the base making it possible to adjust the table on uneven floors.


If you don’t have a table yet, we recommend our Mix & Match category to customize your dining set easier. And don’t forget, we offer free UK delivery on all products.

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Why a Solid Oak Coffee Table Is a Good Investment

The relevance of having a coffee table is mainly for the practical aspect, with the added bonus of having a beautiful, strong furniture piece that is the center of any living room. It is important of how useful a coffee table can be – especially when purchasing oak.



  • Store magazines & newspaper
  • Place your drinks or the occasional pizza
  • Can put your feet up
  • Store your remote control or;
  • For decorational purposes

Purchasing solid oak products is a long-term investment in furniture – along with it being a stunning center piece that goes well with almost any interior decor. As you can see below, oak dominates pine and beech wood.


Solid oak furniture is hard-wearing and incredibly easy to maintain. Simply dusting and polishing regularly will preserve that “just-new” look.

Sound good? well, there’s more…

The characteristic grain pattern and the many shades, styles and finishes, you can be confident finding the perfect companion for your home decor.

Along with a fantastic lifetime-lasting, beautiful storage solution, solid oak furniture is also highly resistant to:

  • Scratches & dents
  • Moisture & spills
  • Humidity & temperature changes
  • Grease & oil




If a coffee table is not quite what you’re looking for, we do have our range of nest of tables.