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    28 Things That'll Get Your Space Ready For Company

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    1. This patterned tablecloth that'll give your dinner table a stylish upgrade. It'll also add warmth to your dining room, which will make your space feel a little more welcoming.

    a circle-patterned table cloth on a table with dinnerware on top
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    Get it from Simons for $12.99+ (originally $18+). Available in seven sizes. 

    2. This cutlery set, if you're tired of your old utensils that never matched to begin with. It'll make your place settings look way cuter, especially on special occasions or when you host dinner parties.

    fork, knife, and two spoons on a linen
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    It comes with four sets of forks, knives, spoons, and teaspoons. 

    Get the 16-piece set from Simons for $28

    3. An ecobee SmartThermostat that'll keep your home at the perfect temperature. Among SO many features, this baby will actually learn and adapt to your schedule — plus, it comes with Alexa, so you can control it with your voice.

    the smart thermostat surrounded by decorative stones
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    Get it from ecobee for $329.99

    4. A pack of cocktail napkins that'll come in handy the next time you host. Reviewers say they're thick and vibrant, plus they'll look a heck of a lot cuter on the table than sheets of paper towel.

    Vibrant paper napkins in and beside a cute basket on a counter
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    Get a pack of 20 from Simons for $2.99 (originally $4.50). 

    5. This 11-piece cocktail set that'll upgrade your bar and help you serve up some delicious beverages in style. Did someone say margaritas?

    An image of all 11 pieces in the cocktail set
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    It comes with a two-piece boston shaker, mixing spoon, double-sided jigger, muddler, ice tongs, two spouts, and three strainers. 

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $92.21. Also available in black, copper, and gold

    6. And this cocktail print that'll teach you how to make all the classics. It'll look fab on the wall above your bar cart or in your kitchen.

    A print of 10 classic cocktails and their ingredients
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    Check out Amazon Canada if you're looking to pair it with a square frame.

    Get it from Stine Nygard on Society6 for $23.36+ USD (originally $29.20+). Available in five sizes.

    7. A cordless umbrella light that'll keep your patio table illuminated all night long. It has an adjustable clamp that'll fit around almost any pole, so you won't need a screwdriver to take it on and off.

    the umbrella light lighting up a patio tables and a tent
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    You'll need four AA batteries to power it up.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.99.

    8. A patterned bath towel that'll add some style to your bathroom. It's made of organic cotton that'll feel soft and plush on your skin.

    two towels with palm leaf patterns in a bathroom
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    Get it from Simons for $4.99+. Available in four sizes. 

    9. A cold brew maker, so you can serve up some iced coffee at home this summer. It'll strain your coffee through an extra-fine reusable filter, so you won't end up with grounds in your glasses.

    a pitcher of iced coffee on a cutting board
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    You can use it to make iced tea, too! 

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $39.99

    10. A 16-piece tableware set that'll turn your dining room table into a gosh-darned work of art. If presentation matters to you, like, at all, then this set will definitely do the trick.

    various plates and fruit slices on a marble table
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    It comes with four sets of dinner plates, dessert plates, bowls, and mugs. 

    Get the 16-piece set from Simons for $190. Available in four colours. 

    11. A set of giant floral wall decals that'll upgrade the decor in whatever space you put them in. And taking photos in front of 'em? 10/10.

    big flower stickers on a wall above a couch
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    Get the set of 25 on Amazon Canada for $43.42 (originally $47). 

    12. A split-level cheese board that comes with serving utensils nestled into the bottom tier. Wine and cheese night? Yes, please.

    A split cheese board with three utensils in the bottom half
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $39.93.

    13. A tissue box holder that'll disguise those not-so-cute boxes you usually find at the grocery store. Yes, allergy season is here, but that doesn't mean you should let your runny nose ruin your decor.

    A lemon-print tissue box holder
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    Get it from Simons for $4.99 (originally $7.50).

    14. A set of wine glasses that'll give you and whoever you're hosting an elevated drinking experience while you share a Friday night bottle of Chardonnay.

    a glass of wine next to a barrel on a table
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a set of four on Amazon Canada for $34.95+. Available in two sizes. 

    15. A pack of waterproof peel-and-stick tiles that'll give your floors an instant upgrade. They're great for anyone who wants to improve their space, but rents and realistically won't be shelling out the big bucks to fully retile.

    A wooden credenza on a funky patterned tiled floor
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    Reviewers say the adhesive won't leave any residue behind when you do decide to remove them.

    Get a set of 10 tiles on Amazon Canada for $28.99.

    16. A set of coasters that'll prevent ring stains on your coffee table (and look darling doing so, too).

    floral coasters on a wooden table next to cups of tea
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    Get a set of four from Simons for $18

    17. A cable management box that'll trick your house guests into thinking you're neat and tidy. It'll tame that tangled mess of cords beside your desk and prevent dust from building up in your power bars.

    a before image of a messy power bar next to the after image of the power management box concealing the messy wires
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $30.99

    18. This outdoor tablecloth that'll brighten up your patio furniture. It has a hole in the middle with a zip-up slit, so you can use it with your umbrella.

    a botanical patterned table cloth on a patio table with a hole for the umbrella
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $16.99 (originally $25). 

    19. A Disney board game that'll let you and your guests scheme and strategize under the guise of your favourite villains. Reviewers say it's fun for kids and adults, and love how relevant it is to the movies.

    The pieces, cards, and board for the Disney Villans game
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    It can be played on its own, or together with this base game and expansion pack if you've got more than three players.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $33.87 (originally $49.99).

    20. This 500-piece puzzle that'll give your guests something fun to do while you prep dinner. It'll look super cute on your coffee table when it's finished, too.

    a floral puzzle
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $45. Available in two colourful illustrations.

    21. A vibrant outdoor pillow that'll make your deck even more comfortable (and stylish) to hang out on. It's weather resistant, so it won't be the end of the world if it stays out in the rain.

    A person holding four vibrant pillows
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    Get it from Indigo for $27.50 (originally $39.50). Available in four colours.

    22. An adhesive-free roll of decorative window film that'll make your windows twinkle and shine. It'll also lend you a little extra privacy, especially if you have a bedroom window that faces directly into your neighbour's house.

    the adhesive window film on a set of windowed doors
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Just spray some water onto your windows and apply the film directly on, rolling out any air bubbles as you go!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.99+. Available in four sizes.

    23. This super cute tub mat that'll save you from slipping while you take a shower. Its dotted texture will feel like a massage for your feet while you stand on it, too.

    a floral bath mat in a tub
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $9.99 (originally $14). 

    24. This vibrant cushion that'll instantly add a splash of colour to your living room. Its cover is removable, so you can toss it in the wash on laundry day.

    a vibrant patterned pillow on a chair
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $14.99 (originally $25). 

    25. A string of outdoor lights that'll turn your yard into a rustic hangout space. Reviewers love that they emit a soft, warm glow, rather than being super bright and harsh.

    The stringed lights hanging in a backyard
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a 25-foot set on Amazon Canada for $39 (originally $49.99). Also available in a 50-foot set.

    26. This adorbs waste bin that'll turn your trash into home decor. Reviewers say its the perfect size for a bathroom, but you could definitely put it in your home office or bedroom, too.

    a trash can with illustrated peaches all over it
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $8.99 (originally $12). 

    27. A charming glass bottle lantern that'll emit a delicate glow when your overhead lights just won't do. You turn it on and off by pressing the button on the lid, so you won't have to dig your finger into the bottle.

    the bottles with fairy lights in them on a table next to cocktails
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    You'll need one AA battery to power it, too.

    Get it from Simons for $15. Available in three colours. 

    28. And finally, a decorative placemat, so you can stop swiping crumbs off of your table and onto the floor. It's easier to maintain than a full tablecloth, and is also totally food safe.

    a colourful placemat on a table
    Simons / Via simons-ca.c2ukkg.net

    Get it from Simons for $4.50.

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