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    31 Things From Wayfair That Just Might Make You Think “My Home Needs An Upgrade”

    Velvet accent chairs, framed artwork, and side tables that ~just make sense~.

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    1. A metal bed from Novogratz that'll look good in literally every bedroom ever. It comes in five colors, but I think the gold one is the most luxurious option.

    gold metal bed frame in a light-filled bedroom

    Promising review: "I looked around a lot for a metal bed for my master bedroom remodel this one is perfect! Very beautiful at a fantastic price!! Very sturdy too and the rustic look goes very well with my overall design. Easy assembly!" –Carrie

    Price: $166.92+ (available in full, queen, and king sizes and five colors)

    2. A corner bookcase if you want to spice up that undecorated corner of your living room but have no idea how to actually spice it up.

    cherry wood corner bookcase in a living room

    Promising review: "These wooden descending shelves are beautiful and easy to put together. They're heavy, sturdy, great quality and look great in the corner of any business or home. The shelves can hold heavy items, so I was able to place anything I wanted in any area and on any one of the shelves. I would recommend this product." –Natalie

    Price: $108.99+ (available in five colors)

    3. A loveseat with large tufted cushions that'll make the hours and hours you spend sitting on them while binge-watching Netflix as comfortable as possible.

    blue loveseat with tufted cushions

    Promising review: "Perfect height and depth! I’m 5’5” and my feet touch the ground perfectly. The color is rich and the quality is better than expected considering the price." –Tiff

    Price: $296.99 (available in five colors)

    4. A sturdy coffee table with open bottom shelves to provide plenty of room to store living room essentials like board games, books, or coasters.

    wooden retro-looking coffee table with laptop on top

    Promising review: "I love this table! It’s unique and functional. It was very easy to put together too. Took me about 20 minutes." –Olga

    Price: $98.99+ (available in two colors)

    5. An end table, compact enough to fit in even the smallest of living rooms. The compartment on the bottom is perfect for storing your favorite magazines.

    thin end table with wooden top and black magazine storage at the bottom

    Promising review: "Perfect slim profile is exactly what I needed to go between oversized chair and the wall. Love it!" –Michele

    Price: $57.99

    6. A storage bench that's a functional but stylish way to organize your entryway. It also provides the perfect place to sit as you put on or take off shoes for the day.

    light wood storage bench with wicker baskets below

    Promising review: "We LOVE this bench. The baskets holds multiple pairs of adult and kids' shoes. Now it doesn’t look cluttered with shoes at our front door." –Erin

    Price: $184.99 (available in six colors)

    7. Or this storage rack with plenty of room to organize your coats, bags, and shoes. It's slim design makes it easy to fit into a tight corner or a tiny foyer.

    greige storage rack with shoes, coats, bags, hats, and books on it

    Promising review: "Love this bench. It’s perfect for a small hallway or apartment entry way. Super easy to assemble and it can hold tons of heavy gear and shoes. Great purchase!" –Emily

    Price: $75.99+ (available in two colors)

    8. A four-piece kitchen canister set to declutter your kitchen counter and make it easy to find your most-used ingredients.

    four white containers with wood lid labeled with flour, sugar, coffee, and tea

    Promising review: "Love my canister set. The way the light bounces off the sides is delightful. Wish I had gotten them sooner! They are larger than I thought they would be." –Patricia

    Price: $65.99

    9. A framed graphic art print you can place on any blank wall that's currently begging for decoration.

    black triangular graphic art print framed with bamboo

    Promising review: "This picture is perfect! It’s simple enough to be paired with other pieces, but bold enough to stand out. Great quality. Love it!" –Amanda

    Price: $46.99+ (available in three sizes)

    10. Or this framed black-and-white photo of a wave crashing into a beach to instantly add a level of zen to any room.

    black and white photo of a wave crashing on a beach framed on a pink wall

    Promising review: "Such a pretty picture in black and white and love the color of the wood frame to offset it. It all works well together. It’s such a calming photo that can go in any room for a dramatic effect. We have ours in our kitchen." –Heather

    Price: $52.99+ (available in three sizes)

    11. A garment rack that's a useful and gorgeous way to show off your favorite clothes. It's also a great solution if you happen to live in an apartment with practically no closet space.

    black garment rack with shelves on the side

    Promising review: "Exactly what I needed. I live in an older home with very small closets, so I just needed something else for my main pieces. The rack is sturdy even with heavier garments." –Jessica

    Price: $87.99+ (available in two colors)

    12. A velvet armchair to add a splash of color to your living room. Now you can finally get rid of that lumpy recliner no one likes to sit in anyway!

    bright pink velvet armchair in a living room

    Promising review: "LOVE this chair so much that I bought a second! So comfy, easy to put together and adorable!" –Natalie

    Price: $209.99 (available in 12 colors)

    13. Or this accent chair that lots of reviewers actually use as a desk chair. We think putting four of these velvet chairs around a dining room table would create a seriously glamorous vibe.

    five different accent chairs in orange, navy, pink, yellow, and teal

    Promising review: "Such a cute chair for my daughter's desk. Soft velvet fabric feels so luxurious and love the gold legs. So easy to put together and it is on the small side so perfect for a small vanity or desk." –Yolee

    Price: $109.99 (available in nine colors)

    14. A vanity set with a stool and a lighted mirror that screams, "I'm ready for my closeup."

    wood vanity with hollywood-style LED bulbs around a round mirror. A gray stool sits below the vanity

    Promising review: "The ultimate self-care item. It takes pampering yourself to a new level as you sit on a comfortable stool at a beautiful vanity glowing with the best lighting. This has made my a.m./p.m. skincare routines much easier to maintain whilst feeling beautiful and special." –Jenna

    Price: $235.99

    15. A gold open-shelved bookcase to become the focal point of any room you place it in. The simple but elegant design will make decorative objects, books, and plants you add to the shelves stand out.

    gold bookcase with books, sculptures, and bookends on it

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this bookcase. The gold is a darker gold which is exactly what I was looking for. The size is also great not too tall; I can reach the top shelf. The best part of it was it’s super easy to put together. Thank goodness for that." –Evelyn

    Price: $199.99

    16. Or this ladder bookcase that leans against the wall and is sturdy enough to hold all of your favorite books. Place this in your home office to add some storage without sacrificing style.

    white ladder bookcase with books and knick knacks on it

    Promising review: "Beautiful, simple, and easy to put together. The shelves are deep enough to hold many items and feels very sturdy." –Angie

    Price: $136.99+ (available in 10 colors)

    17. A retro-style bread box to keep your bread fresher for longer. This one is big enough to store two whole loaves.

    red bread box sitting on a counter

    Promising review: "Keeps a loaf of bread fresh for over two weeks. Very roomy for other goodies." –Regina

    Price: $31.99

    18. A futon from Novogratz that looks 10 times better than that squeaky, gross futon you've had since college. Your houseguests will be absolutely shocked when they see this chic sofa convert into a bed.


    Promising review: "The perfect little convertible sofa! I have had this sofa for almost a year now and I am so impressed with how well it has held up. It is beautiful (I ordered the blush pink and I love it), classic, and sturdy. It is also very easy to move thanks to the removable arms, legs, and storage pockets. I cannot recommend this piece more highly!" –Valerie

    Price: $329.99+ (available in six colors)

    19. A dining table with drop leaves so you can extend the table if you have guests coming over. When the drop leafs are down, it becomes a square table that can easily fit in a small kitchen or dining nook.


    Promising review: "Just what I looking for. Well made and when drop leafs are extended, it comfortably allows me to entertain four people with plenty of room. So glad I finally found this perfect and nicely finished table. Love it!!!" –Judith

    Price: $249.99

    20. A bar cart that has it all: a rack to hang your glasses upside down, a rack to hold your wine bottles, and space on the top and bottom for your liquor bottles. Happy hour just got so much better.

    rolling bar cart packed with liquor bottles, wine bottles, and cocktail glasses

    Promising review: "This is an awesome bar cart for the price. It has all of the amenities and space you could want and is under $100 I tried to search for something similar and they are all so much higher in price. Great product!" –Anonymous

    Price: $83.99

    21. A floor lamp with three bulbs encased in a metal cage-like design that gives off an industrial, modern vibe. If you have add more light to a space, you might as well make it look cool!

    black floor lamp with three bulbs in a metal cage

    Promising review: "This lamp looks exactly like the picture! Very easy to put together (about three minutes) and it has an easy pedal for turning it on. The lighting is very warm and the design adds a cool flair to any room. I'm already planning on ordering another one for my living room. I highly recommend this lamp! I love this lamp." –Kara

    Price: $82.99

    22. An ultra-thin console table to decorate a bare hallway or wall. Your favorite plant or a vase filled with fresh-cut flowers will look extra special when placed on the glass mirrored surface.

    console table against a wall with golden legs

    Promising review: "I needed a very slim console table after tons of searching I found this one and couldn’t be happier. Takes up no space at all and is so classy." –Inga

    Price: $129.99

    23. Or this larger console table that fits perfectly behind free-floating couches. The industrial base and weathered oak top give it an antique look.

    industrial looking console sitting behind a couch

    Promising review: "This was exactly what we were looking for when we decided to re-do our family room. We had a new sectional couch and needed a sofa table that was at least 72" long and this one fit the bill as far as being long enough and matching the decor style we were going for. The product is sturdy and I was able to put it together on my own in about 45 minutes." –Stephanie

    Price: $394.99

    24. A sturdy nightstand with a drawer and a cabinet so you can stow away anything you don't want seen but still want to have close by.

    wooden nightstand with a drawer and cabinet

    Promising review: "This is perfect for a farmhouse-style room. It is just as cute as the pictures. The drawer pulls out nicely and the bottom space is perfect for storage. I would highly recommend." –Alexis

    Price: $143.99 (available in three colors)

    25. A nonstick cast-iron frying pan that's so versatile, it'll reign superior over all your other pans. Seriously: you might as well keep it on your stovetop because you'll end up using it every day.

    cast iron skillet with cornbread in it

    Promising review: "I have really enjoyed having this large cast-iron skillet. I purchased it several months ago, and it has been perfect for being able to saute or pan fry enough without having to cook in 'batches.' It is a high-quality skillet and is super easy to clean." –Dawn

    Price: $29.94

    26. A desk with plenty of workspace on top and storage below because it's time you stopped working from your bed or at your dining room table and upgraded to a real desk for your WFH setup.

    desk with white legs and drawers and wooden top

    Promising review: "Love this desk! After looking for months I am so glad I bought this desk. It's very sturdy and I love the two drawers and the middle section which is large enough to house my laptop. Great value for the money." –Lisa

    Price: $187.99

    27. A full-length mirror you can either lean against your wall or use the H-shaped bracket to stand it up on its own. Either way, you'll be able to check out how fabulous your whole outfit looks with ease.


    Promising review: "The mirror really pulled off the look I was going for in my living room. It’s super cute and I’ve received many compliments on it. Over all great mirror." –Bryan

    Price: $223.99 (available in two colors)

    28. A farmhouse-style television stand with two sliding doors that conceal six adjustable secret storage shelves. The two visible shelves in the middle are perfect for holding your cable box, gaming consoles, or speakers.

    dark brown barn-style tv stand with a basket, books, and speaker in the middle shelves

    Promising review: "I would definitely recommend this tv stand. I love the style and how durable it is. I’ve had it for a few years and it has held up well." –Stephanie

    Price: $147.99+ (available in five colors)

    29. A round pouf ottoman if you need a place to rest your feet after a long day. It can also be used as extra seating during movie night and is easy to move around thanks to the handle on the side.

    blue pouf ottoman with handle on the side and white design on the bottom

    Promising review: "This pouf was the perfect complement to my teal sofa. It is filled with bean bag type filling, making it lightweight and comfortable. It has a suede handle on one side and zipper on bottom. Poufs tend to be a bit expensive for what they are, but this one was a good value." –Kendra

    Price: $62.99+ (available in five colors)

    30. A double cereal dispenser because even breakfast time deserves to get an upgrade! But seriously: the twist knob makes it so much easier to serve yourself the right amount of cereal.

    double cereal dispenser with lucky charms and froot loops inside

    Promising review: "My kids absolutely love this cereal dispenser. It was worth the price as our cereal boxes would always somehow be left open (by no one at home, apparently) and our cereal would constantly go stale. This was the solution to our cereal problem. I like that it's not extremely bulky and does not take up a lot of room." –Candy

    Price: $34.99+ (available in four sizes)

    31. And finally, an abstract blue area rug that can brighten up any room. If you feel like your bedroom or home office is missing something, chances are this area rug is the finishing touch you're looking for.

    blue area rug in the middle of a living room under a coffee table

    Promising review: "Five stars aren't enough for this gorgeous rug! It looks like a work of art, and if you can't tell from the picture, the yellowish areas are actually a brushed metallic gold color. If you are thinking of buying this rug, don't hesitate; you won't find a better one!" –Kailee

    Price: $51.99+ (available in seven sizes)

    Now it's time to applaud you for upgrading your house. Sit back, relax, and wait for all of your new and improved furniture and decor to arrive at your front door.


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