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    31 Things From Walmart That Are Extremely Practical, Starting With Their Price Tag

    Drawer organizers, cozy sweaters, and water bottles — oh my.

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    1. A 10-piece set of clear organization bins so you can keep the things you use the most often close at hand while wrangling all those random items that end up shoved in the back of a drawer. Bonus points if you arrange it in rainbow order!

    10 piece set of plastic clear bins

    2. A trio of wire baskets that are classier than you might expect and offer a variety of simple storage solutions. Use them to hold linens, snacks, or anything else that needs to live somewhere other than your counters or floors.

    the metal wire basket

    3. A kitchen utensil set with 28 practical tools — like measuring cups, whisks, spatulas, clips, and more — that will sit tidily in the included container. Now, you can finally part ways with the hand-me-downs you've had since you first moved out, and you'll have an organized set on hand next time you make your favorite cuisine.

    the set on a kitchen counter

    4. A water hyacinth basket that proves storage can be cute. Form, meet function. Use them to hold spare blankets, magazines, or anything else you want out of the way.

    the basket with books and newspapers in it

    5. A modern stoneware dish set to replace the years-old, mismatched dinnerware you're currently using. This 16-piece set looks like it came straight out of an Anthropologie catalog, all without breaking the bank. Just think how much more organized your tablescapes and open shelving will look with these on display.

    An image of a 12-piece dinnerware set

    6. A storage ottoman that'll provide a place to kick your feet up and store your blankets, pillows, toys, and more. You'll use it daily! Plus, it's an excellent place to hide any unsightly clutter that you don't want to stare at.

    storage ottoman

    7. A file folder bin to hold all the important documents you might need again one day (even though, let's face it, you probably won't) and free up some precious desk space. This is much handier than keeping things in a messy stack!

    model grabbing something out of the storage bin

    8. A set of three under-bed storage bins for holding those summer clothes you've just retired for the season (*sobs*). Easily slide these under your bed, or stack 'em in your closet.

    three gray under bed storage bins with dividers

    9. A set of wire cupboard organizers because cabinet space doesn't grow on trees and you need to make the most of every 👏 last 👏 inch 👏. Think how much more you can shove in your cabinets with these in tow!

    10. A Bissell 3-in-1 lightweight vacuum because it's easy to use and can clean nearly any surface in your home. Dust and debris on your carpet, area rugs, and hard floors don't stand a chance! Plus, it's (literally) super handy. ... You can easily transform it into a handheld vacuum to get crumbs, pet hair, and more off countertops or upholstery.

    11. A classic open storage nightstand because it has plenty of space for organizing all your valuables and other bedside necessities. In addition to its awesome price point, reviewers love that this nightstand comes in six timeless colors.

    the brown nightstand with books in it and a lamp on the top

    12. A classic five-shelf bookcase so you can easily store all those books you can't wait to read alongside plants, photos, and decor — all in an eye-catching way. This is one of those versatile pieces you can use in any room of the house.

    An image of a five-shelf bookcase featuring two fixed shelves and three adjustable shelves

    13. A 12-tier over-the-door shoe organizer that can hold up to 36 (!!!) pairs of shoes and keep them accessible while also out of the way and off the floor. Go ahead and get those boots you've been eyeing, because now you have the space for them!

    12 shelf over the door shoe rack in gray metal

    14. A fleece pullover because your beloved crewneck has one too many holes in it, and this is an excellent replacement. It's got pockets (!!!), a chic collar, and will have everyone asking, "Where'd ya get that?"

    pink pullover

    15. Or a multicolor striped sweater for anybody whose idea of neutral is actually rainbow. 🌈

    rainbow stripe popover

    16. A Shea Moisture hair mask with coconut and hibiscus for those who have curly hair that's dryer than the desert. Use it as a mask or an overnight treatment to add shine and definition.

    a model holding the hair masque

    17. A bottle of Clorox daily shower cleaner because Saturdays are for snoozing, not scrubbing. Simply use this spray after every shower to keep scum and other unwanted growths at bay.

    the cleaner

    18. A detangling brush so you can get rid of knots without breaking your beautiful tresses. Give your hair the royal treatment with a flexible paddle and gentle bristles.

    19. A 12-cup programmable coffeemaker so you can wake up to freshly brewed coffee every morning instead of an email from your boss asking why you're not on the Zoom call.

    red coffeemaker in a kitchen

    20. Or a cold-brew coffee maker for anybody who likes their cup of ambition icy cold, no matter what season it is.

    a hand using the coffee maker

    21. A mini dress because you can dress it up for special events or throw it on with sneakers for a casual outing. It looks like an Anthropologie find but without the high price tag — and you can toss this in the washing machine. Easy peasy, practical squeezy!

    a model wearing the brown dress with green galoshes

    22. A HyperChiller to take any beverage from hot to cold in 60 seconds flat. Yes, really! You can use it to chill your hot coffee or tea, seltzer, soda, rosé, whiskey, or whatever else floats your boat. No more putting cans of soda in the freezer only to forget about them and have them explode! Not that I've ever had that happen...

    the hyperchiller pouring whiskey into a glass

    23. An air fryer so you can whip up tasty meals fast. Plus, it's got a nonstick coating to make cleanup a breeze. I have one and use it daily to cook everything from salmon to frozen Trader Joe's cuisines.

    the air fryer

    24. A plush blanket because it's got more than 2,500 5-star reviews and will keep you cozy on those nights when you bail on your friends to rewatch Gilmore Girls for the zillionth time.

    the gray blanket on a bed

    25. A temperature-regulating pillow to keep you cool and comfy every single night. It's made with memory foam to cradle your head and relieve pressure, and cooling gel so you won't break a sweat while you sleep. And it's got a washable cover, so you can keep it fresh.

    a model sleeping on the pillow

    26. A corduroy shacket to throw on over all your favorite fall outfits. It'll look excellent thrown on over jeans and a tee for the farmer's market or your favorite smocked dress for brunch. Your jean jacket better watch out!

    a model wearing the green cordury shirt jacket

    27. A microfiber sheet set that'll actually stay on the bed, thanks to deep pockets and elastic corner straps. No more waking up on your bare mattress!

    28. A canister set to house your cotton balls, Q-tips, and other bathroom essentials. Also an important detail for parents of vivacious kids: Since they're plastic, these canisters won't shatter if they're dropped or accidentally knocked over.

    the canister set

    29. An 8-in-1 slicer, dicer, and chopper because it'll make prepping to cook *so* much faster (and your hands won't smell like onions or garlic afterwards). It comes with interchangeable blades so you can get just the right size!

    the chopper set

    30. A pair of vintage-inspired jeans that'll look as good as any designer pair, but cost less than a tank of gas. There's nothing more essential to your closet than a trusty pair of denim.

    the flared button fly blue jeans

    31. Finally, a 36-ounce Brita filtering water bottle because you need something to sip on in between your morning and afternoon coffees. This emotional support water bottle is leakproof and includes one filter that should be replaced every couple of months.

    Brita water bottles

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