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    26 Pieces Of Decor To Help Customize Your Space

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    1. A custom star map to celebrate a special event like a wedding anniversary. It shows how the stars ~aligned~ for your special moment!

    Amazon Handmade

    Get it from DreamTree Prints on Amazon Handmade for $14.97.

    2. A scratch-off world map you can customize more and more as you travel. It'll also be a great reminder that you're eating microwave noodles for dinner tonight so you can eat far superior noodles in Thailand in a few months.


    I have one just like this (gifted from my friend Courtney!) and keep it in a frame without glass so I can easily scratch off each destination I've recently visited. You can even take it to the next level and scratch it off with your most recent destination's currency!

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99.

    3. An Instax flip calendar to fill with your faves and help keep good memories at your fingertips.


    BTW, you can grab an Instax camera kit if you don't already have one!

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95.

    4. A ~magical~ reveal pillow that'll provide some gripping entertainment during lulls on movie night. Now your actual dogs can sit beside their beautiful sequined likeness.

    Promising review: "I LOVE this pillow — it came out great!! I got the purpley-pink one, and chose a picture of my two dogs. Very happy with purchase, no complaints at all." —Robin

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 10 colors). Also check out non-sequin photo pillow cases for $9.99+.

    5. A moon phases wall hanging can work perfectly in that sliver of bare wall that could use something there... or horizontally above your couch!


    Get it from Amazon for $11.98.

    6. Peel-and-stick wallpaper to transform a side room into a MOMENT for arguably less effort than painting it a cool color. Here's to not having to throw down a drop cloth to protect your floor.

    Promising review: "Loved this wallpaper! Definitely easier to put up with two people and definitely order an extra roll! Used it for an accent wall in my daughter’s nursery and it really just brought life to the room!" —Breanna

    Get a roll (20.5"W x 16.5'H = 28 sq.') from Amazon for $30.99.

    7. A storage ladder you'll find useful for, well storage, but will also come in handy for storing extra blankets in a living space or towels in a bathroom. This will be where you put your *nice* towels, not the ones that have waterproof mascara all over them.

    And if you wanna create a similar storage sitch as here ^, you can use some S-hooks.

    Promising review: "Well made, sturdy and easy to assemble. Perfect for my bathroom update!" —kkong

    Get it from Amazon for $50.

    8. A Jennifer Fisher x CB2 jewelry storage tower that'll look nearly as pretty as your baubles with all your fave pieces artfully arranged on it. We love a practical storage option that shows off some accessories when you're not wearing them!


    I saw this beaut IRL and it holds a good amount! Also if you can see your stuff, you're more likely to wear it!

    Get it from CB2 for $89.95 (and check out the rest of the Jennifer Fisher collection).

    9. Glitzy butterfly cabinet pulls to transform that cabinet door into a spot in a prime photogenic spot.

    Hooked Pull Me Knob / Etsy

    Get them from Hooked Pull Me Knob on Etsy for $26.50.

    10. Amethyst-style string lights you can use to deck out a bookshelf, table setting, desk, all kinds of places!


    Promising review: "I love these lights so much! I bought them for my dorm room, perfect length to run across my headboard or desk! The remote has lots of different features, and even allows you to adjust the brightness! The amethyst are a great quality, nice and sturdy. Super great quality for the price. You can’t beat it! The photos truly don’t do the lights justice" —Amazon Customer

    Get a strand from Amazon for $15.97+ (available in three styles).

    11. A Now House by Jonathan Adler vase to hang solo as a gorgeous accent piece, or actually contain the flowers that you KNOW will probably be dead in three days. Not speaking from experience or anything....


    Get them from Amazon: left for $50.68, middle for $27.86, or right for $35.53

    12. An adorable lil' mouse decal the kids will probably love. Just make sure to tell guests that it's FAKE. Besides, mice aren't this cute!

    Smock & Ballpoint / Etsy

    Get it from Smock & Ballpoint on Etsy for $6.90.

    13. Gameboy-like fridge magnets in case you wanna step it up a bit from travel magnets and post cards (though you can still keep those!). Also, the "screen" is a dry-erase board.

    Promising review: "I bought this on a whim because I knew my boyfriend would laugh and appreciate the hell out of it. I honestly don't even know what it is (the console, not the fact that it's a fridge magnet), not really my cup of tea. But my boyfriend plays video games and has a fair share of Cowboy Bebop figurines, so when I saw it I knew he'd get a kick out of it. 11/10 would buy again just for another chance to see his reaction. And honestly it looks great! From a purely non-biased perspective, the magnets transformed a boring white fridge we paid no mind to, to a clever and cute conversation piece that ~also~ serves a function." —Olivia

    Get a set of six magnets from Amazon for $22.99.

    14. Or magnetic collage frames for bringing some order to a fridge jumbled with pics in case you aren't willing to go the video game route.


    Each display holds five 4"x6" photos for a total of 10 pictures.

    Promising review: "I'm very happy with my purchase. The whole backing is magnetic, so you can rest assured your pictures aren't going anywhere. I get a lot of compliments from guests asking me where I purchased it. It's a practical and classy way to display your precious family photos without it making your fridge look tacky or cluttered. I love that it comes with two sets of photo displays. I was able to gift one to my mom, which she absolutely loved and appreciated! Would absolutely buy more for friends in the future." —Y A

    Get two from Amazon for $19.50.

    15. A stingray drain cover that'll make you actually enjoy looking in your kitchen sink.


    Get it from Amazon for $5.49+ (available in three colors).

    16. A marble-base table lamp tiny enough to fit on small side tables and bring a whole lot of personality to a reading nook that barely has enough room for a table and chair (or another person to bother you while you read).


    Get it from Amazon for $43.59.

    17. Stainless-steel-effect contact paper will get you the look of fresh appliances thanks for chump change. (Why is stainless steel sooo pricey?)

    And when you move or change your mind, you can easily remove or reposition it!

    Promising review: "Amazing job at updating my wall oven. I searched for months trying to see what would be an alternative replacement to my dated wall oven (25 years old). The thing is, my old oven has always worked very well, so I couldn't really justify paying $2,000 to replace my working double wall oven only because of cosmetic reasons. Then it dawned on me that maybe if I updated the oven with this metal covering it would look like real stainless steel. So for literally the cost of $10 I updated my oven. The update is virtually unnoticeable unless you tell someone, and what's the best thing of all, it leaves no fingerprints. Best $10 I ever spent." —B. Lenj

    Get an 18"x6' roll from Amazon for $10.50.

    18. And marble-print contact paper to seriously zhuzh up a countertop or piece of furniture. I mean this cat was already fancy, but now he's even more luxe-looking!

    Promising review: "I do not have the money for a new vanity right now. Insert DIY project of covering my ugly pink bathroom vanity in marble contact paper. It looks 100% better and it’s super durable. It’s a little tricky to work with at first and then you get the hang of it. I’m buying more for my half bath!

    Update: my vanity still looks great a couple months later! I decided to do my table top in my laundry room and it looks great too!

    Tips: make sure there is nothing on the surface as bumps will show through with the tiniest of debris. Also, one roll is not enough, always buy more than you think you’ll need!" —Natalie Evans

    Get an 11.8"x78.7" roll from Amazon for $5.89.

    19. An investment-worthy lumbar pillow that's handmade in Japan you can toss on your couch or bed, really wherever your back needs a bit of cradling. It's here to turn your plain couch into something worth strangers' admiration on Insta.


    It's made with a Japense indigo dyeing technique in a block pattern. I own a three pillow by this brand (this one!) and it's sooooo comfy yet sturdy so it feels truly supportive.

    Get it from Citizenry for $275.

    20. Carriage-style magnets to pump up the style on your garage door that *now* looks like it cost you a few more zeroes.,

    These are dead ringers for the hardware on my parents' *actual* carriage-style garage doors.

    Promising review: "Great custom look for a bland garage door. I bought two sets for my double garage. Love the carriage door look now. My mother-in-law liked it so much she bought two sets as well. Couldn't be easier to install and they stay in place. Only downside is my practical-joking friends and family can rearrange them. Once the fad wore off they quit doing that though." —Daddio314

    Get them from Amazon for $11.68.

    21. A bendable neon light so you can create your own desired shape, or just change when you're no longer feeling all "love"ly.


    Promising review: "I bought this for my daughter, she love how she can shape it and how it glows like neon! I love how it's not glass and doesn't require any dangerous high power transformer." —Billy R

    Get it from Amazon for $13.98 (available in six colors).

    22. Custom Scrabble-style tile wall art to help rep every member of the family and finally give you something to put on that empty living room wall.

    Simply Sillas Designs / Etsy

    Get them from Simply Sillas Designs on Etsy for $3.60+ (available in several colors and two hook options, priced by tile).

    23. An enamel pin display because at this point you're wearing at least three pins a day but want to show 'em off all the time. Here's how to do it on that bare wall in the hall to the bathroom.

    Shabby Stitchery / Etsy

    Get it from Shabby Stitchery on Etsy for $9.99+ (also available in black).

    24. A lighted photo garland that'll create some ~mood~ lighting while creating an accent wall of memories!


    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in 10 variations).

    And check out a similar photo garland without the lights for $12.99.

    25. A metal monogram sign you can hang in a variety of spots to make your place feel even more yours.

    Amazon Handmade

    Get it from 48 Hour Monogram on Amazon Handmade for $39.99.

    26. Floral decals that'll create some drama in a variety of ways. It comes in separate pieces to help you find the perfect fit.

    Amazon Handmade

    This peel-and-stick wall decal comes in six cut-out peonies ranging in sizes of 16"x15"H to 26"x25"H and 14 separate leaves and leaf clusters ranging in approximate sizes of 6"x4"H to 11"x13"H. So you can really customize this look as you like!

    Get it from Murwall on Amazon Handmade for $49.

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