Something like this might go with our decor, but I don't know how I feel about looking at the contents. I really like the idea of using stylish bags to recycle (in the same article). That way it would also save the most space and be easiest to transport.
traditional kitchen trash cans by Target - Make use of vertical space with this spirited stacked recycling center. The bright colors are fun, while the closable lids and side handles make transportation easy.