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    34 Things For Anyone Who Needs An Easy Home Decor Fix

    Level up your living space with minimal effort.

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    1. Macrame wall art, because the empty wall near your bed, ladder bookcase, or window could use a little upgrade. This pretty duo gives off major boho vibes and looks great next to your expanding plant collection.

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    Promising review: "OK I admit it, I may be stuck in the '60s, but I absolutely love these wall hangings. I moved into this apartment over a year ago and just can't seem to find the right decorations until somehow I ran across these. The quality of the craftsmanship is excellent." —dosie

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $13.98+ (available in two sizes).

    2. A surface cover that'll make your boring countertops look *way better* than they did before. Everyone will be asking, "did you redo part of your kitchen?!" when IRL, you just stuck on this marble-print adhesive and didn't get expensive renovations.

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    This marble-print surface cover is so easy to use: measure your kitchen countertop, cut the amount you'll need, peel off the adhesive liner, and stick it on! That's it! Some reviewers also recommend using a credit card to gently smooth out any bubbles that may pop up in the process.

    If you want to spruce up other areas around home, this cover also works great for cabinets and other pieces of furniture (bookcases, desks, dressers, and more).

    Promising review: "I fell in love with this contact paper. I used it in my kitchen to turn my counter from black marble to white marble and they came out amazing. I wanted to do my whole house!. I love that it's so easy to clean also, anything and everything has been spilled on the counter after application and everything has come off with no residue left behind! Will for sure be ordering again for further home projects!" —Ari M. Esparza

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in four sizes).

    3. And a set of wall decals because they'll transform any boring area (hello entryway and laundry room) into a green oasis without live plants. Just peel, stick 'em on, and admire your "cascading vines" (no watering required).

    reviewer image of the roommates string of pearls vine decals on a laundry room wall
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    Promising review: "I use peel-and-stick decals all the time, and this was easily the most stress-free one. It comes with two pieces, and is even easy to peel back off to reposition. Pro tip: for long pieces like these, the fastest way to apply without bubbles and wrinkles is to apply from top to bottom, with a squeegee along the way down." —Jasmine Baker

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in two colors).

    4. A pretty seating set, so you can transform your bleak balcony into a little bistro spot that looks like something straight out of Paris. It comes with two folding chairs and a small table that'll be perfect for times when you want to sip on a cup of coffee or tea and chat outside.

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    Promising review: "So I have this tiny balcony for a studio apartment and I wanted something cute to fill up the space. This set is the most affordable and there were so many choices of colors. When I went for a walk around my apartment complex, I noticed some of the neighbors have the exact same set. Since my balcony is so small and I rarely have visitors, I only set up one of the chairs. I plan to get a small succulent next to decorate it." —Bunny

    Get it from Amazon for $109.99+ (available in seven colors).

    5. A table runner with a delicate floral pattern that'll get you excited for indoor dining. Place it below a bouquet of flowers, some botanical candles, and a fruit bowl and you'll be good to go!

    the table runner with a pink floral pattern on a wooden table covered with candles and a lemon bowl
    Jungalow

    Jungalow is a small business that sells colorful home decor, furniture, and gifts. From throw pillows to candle holders, you'll find gorgeous products that'll brighten up your living space.

    Get it from Jungalow for $49.

    6. A blob mirror that's an affordable dupe for all the cool wave-shaped decor you've been spotting on Instagram. Zhuzh up your dresser with this beauty that'll also be so useful when you need to apply makeup.

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    Promising review: "If wavy mirrors have been occupying rent-free space in your head but you don't possess the funds to cop one, then here's an under-$100 MVP for you! I very quickly carted this $20 Amazon find after going on a hunt for affordable blob mirrors (spoiler alert: there aren't many) and was not disappointed. Although it's small and not very hefty it serves its vibey purpose." —Tim Monaghan

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    7. A ladder shelf so you can clean your once-cluttered array of knickknacks, favorite reads, and plant babies into a beautiful, cozy display. You'll appreciate this little corner that'll now be dedicated to your favorite things (and spruce up your living room).

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    Promising review: "This was a great addition to our home office! I absolutely love it! The instructions were easy to follow. I put it together myself too! It was exactly what I was looking for. I have some plants on it and books. It looks great. I recommend this piece to anyone. So worth the cost." —Wendy

    Get it from Amazon for $65.99.

    8. A set of thick velvet slip covers that'll instantly turn your dull sofa into a beautiful seating area. If your couch is covered in stains or looks a little worn, just place a couple of these on top for a jaw-dropping transformation that requires minimal effort. 😲

    Reviewer before/after of their couch with the pink velvet slip added. The after pic shows couches that look brand new and completely different.
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    This set also comes with nonslip straps that'll prevent your "seats" from shifting out of place. It's also available in a bunch of colors, in case you want to do a total makeover, as shown in the review picture above.

    Promising review: "I have never been so excited about a slipcover. Total transformation of our couch and loveseat. I was worried about it not working on our leather couch, but it stays on really well due to the straps and the separate cushion covers. Love!" —Brian/Liz

    Get it from Amazon for $45.49+ (available in 10 colors).

    9. A set of string lights because your room will be a twinkling and relaxing oasis. Just layer them with sheer curtains and you'll be surrounded by a soft, soothing glow while you take a nap or meditate.

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    These string lights are waterproof, can be used indoors and outdoors, and have eight light settings you can control with a remote.

    Promising review: "I got two sets of these lights for two different windows, and they really are so pretty! I love all the different settings there are, and they really just make your place nice and cozy at night! Hopefully they last a long time! It did take some time to wind them around the curtain rod, but if you follow the instructions and don't open them until you've tied them around the rod, they should not get tangled. I'm using them indoors, so no comment on how weatherproof they are." —Victoria C.

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in two colors) and the sheer curtains for $16.99+ (available in 14 sizes and 23 colors).

    10. A jumbo clothespin towel holder that'll make hanging up towels and robes less of a chore. This gem will be so handy when you're cold after a shower and need to wrap yourself in something warm, stat. It's also very durable and will look great next to a tub or above a toilet.

    giant clothespin towel holders clasped onto large towels above a toilet
    Barwood Shop/Etsy

    Barwood Shop is a handmade home decor shop based in Adirondack, New York.

    Promising review: "I was worried I wouldn’t like them but once I got them on my bathroom wall I love them! They’re so cute and perfect to hang towels with." —Etsy Customer

    Get it from BarwoodShop on Etsy for $28.97 (available in five colors).

    11. Command Picture Hanging Strips to help you create a gallery wall. Four of these damage-free strips can hold frames up to 4 pounds (max. frame sizes is 8 inches x 10 inches) and they won't leave holes, marks, or a sticky residue behind. Yes to decorating *and* getting your full security deposit back when it's time to move out. 👏

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    No tools are required for these strips: Just prep the wall with isopropyl rubbing alcohol, click a pair together to lock them in place, stick them on the frame, press the frame on the wall, and that's it. When it's time for removal, just gently slide the frame down and the strips will easily come off!

    Note: Even though these strips are great for hanging up picture frames, wall art, and mirrors, they're not recommended for mounting shadow boxes, shelves, or tapestry.

    Promising reviews: "Hung an entire gallery wall with these and the medium sized ones. Easy to remove and reposition with the Velcro and they're also easy to completely remove with no marks left on walls." —Amazon Customer

    Get a 18-pack from Amazon for $12.58+ (available in three styles and also in packs of 36).

    12. A foldable storage ottoman that's a foot rest, storage hub, and beverage tray in-one. It's minimal shade will go with basically every type of furniture and it'll be perfect for times when you want to drink lemonade, iced coffee, or cocktails in your living room.

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    Promising review: "This was just what I wanted to place between two sections of a reclining sofa. It was incredibly easy to assemble and the instruction manual is clearly written and humorous. I love that it also has storage (we placed a blanket and a cushion inside) and the top can be used as a tray. The neutral color also fits right into any decor." —Theresa Clare

    Get it from Amazon for $33.03+ (available in two colors).

    13. A floral bedding set so perfect for the warmer months, you won't even miss your flannel sheets. A yellow flower design adds a pop of color to your room and soft fabric will make you feel like you're sleeping on a cloud.

    the yellow, green, and white floral bedding set with shams, a comforter, and sheets
    Amazon

    This set comes with a duvet cover and two pillow shams!

    Promising review: "I love this duvet cover. The zipper works well, which was my fear. It's easy to put on and keep in place with the little ties in the corners. The floral pattern is super cute and the colors are true to the photo. It's plenty soft and cozy. Super worth the affordable price and 100% happy with my choice." —Elizabeth Watson

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in three sizes).

    14. And conceal all the stuff stored under your bed with a neat bed skirt that won't clash with your bedding set. That eyesore of a mess in your sleep sanctuary will be history now.

    white square bedskirt on bed
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Fit exactly as expected. I love the shade of gray it's perfect for my bedroom. I have a high profile bed frame and this skirt was just the right length to cover all the storage stuff I have under the bed." —Nicole

    Get it on Amazon for $18.99 for a queen (also available in twin, full, and king, and in four colors).

    15. A gorgeous art print because it'll fit perfectly in that empty wall space above your desk. Pro tip: you can also place it in between corner shelves to make it the prime focal point.

    Framed art print of African American woman wearing gold hoops and a yellow dress on a wall about a wooden bookcase and DJ equipment
    LoveMezay / Etsy

    LoveMezay is a small business that creates modern Afro prints and wall art. From friendship scenes to abstract rainbows, you'll find heartwarming and tranquil prints for your living space.

    Get it from LoveMezay on Etsy for $30.60+ (available in six sizes).

    16. Iridescent privacy film that'll fill your bathroom with mini rainbows when sunlight trickles in. Your window will look like an iridescent piece of art *and* prevent your neighbors from peeping in while you shower or sit on the toilet.

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    Promising review: "I love this product! I live in an apartment complex and my bedroom window happens to be along one of the main walkways for the whole complex. This product looks so cute and it gives me me the privacy I needed. It was pretty easy to install and it can easily be removed if I need to relocate." —Melina

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in 10 sizes).

    17. A set of ceramic vases to display your fave flowers, pampas grass, and leafy plants. These colorful vessels will give a cheery update to any table, nightstand, or bookshelf at home.

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    This set comes with a blue vase, a green vase, and an orange vase!

    Promising review: "These were perfect for my little patio corner. The color was exactly as pictured. Added some colorful flowers and it tied everything together." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in two color sets).

    18. An outdoor rug, because it's vibrant, UV-resistant, and will give your outdoor space the pretty glow-up it deserves. If your balcony or patio floor has scratches, this gem will easily conceal them. Plus, you can finally place your feet down on something soft while you relax or eat al fresco.

    blue and white patterned rug on reviewer's balcony
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    Promising review: "It's perfect for pool areas! It wasn't what I expected but i actually like it better. If I had to describe it...I'd describe very soft straws (like drinking straws) woven into a carpet. It doesn't stay wet and it doesn't get hot so it is perfect for our pool patio. It is light weight though, so if you don't have something set on it or put it away during a storm it will blow around." —Andrea Malcolm

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99+ (available in five sizes and three designs; or see all available designs on the Fab Habitat store page). 

    19. Faux fur shams, so your old throw pillows can be repurposed *and* you can add a cozy touch to your favorite seat in the house. They're soft, available in multiple sizes and colors, and cost less than new couch cushions.

    plush faux fur white pillows on a baby pink couch
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Soft and plush, but not to fluffy. It helped add texture and color to the variety of throw pillows. And, it was an affordable way to update our living room." —Alexis Adkins

    Get two 16"x16" pillow covers for $8.49+ (available in six sizes and 11 colors).

    20. A compact garment rack that'll help you arrange your seasonal clothes, shoes, and accessories in an Insta-worthy display. You can easily access your wardrobe essentials *and* creatively show off your style at the same time if you don't have a big closet.

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    Promising review: "I’m a college student living in a room with a small closet and a lot of clothes. This rack provides a convenient storage option for smaller spaces. The rack gives me plenty of space for my clothes and the wood shelving is a nice touch to store things or decorate! The quality is great for the price! I enjoy how it makes my simple, minimal room look very stylish. In short, I do recommend this item for those on a budget that need a nice organizing piece or enjoy the minimalistic style." —Megan

    Get it from Amazon for $40.57+ (available in two colors and five styles).

    21. A floral tapestry to hide any awkward wall space above your headboard. Your bedroom will be in ~full bloom~ thanks to this pretty piece of decor that's so easy to hang up.

    Pink and white floral medallion tapestry hanging above a bed with a pink comforter
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love this tapestry! It inspired the new color scheme for my bedroom. It really helped dress up my apartment wall since I can’t paint them." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in two sizes and three colors).

    22. Artificial decorative leaves that'll help transform your outdoor space into a soothing, "green" haven with plenty of privacy. You'll get 94X39 inches of this faux material, which is water-resistant and easily wraps around railings.

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    Don't have zip ties on hand? No worries, because you can order a 100-pack or a 50-pack that'll help keep the faux leaves in place.

    Promising review: "I am on the third floor and I wanted privacy on my parking lot facing balcony while sungazing. This fit the bill perfectly for me, the zip ties only took a few minutes to attach from the inside I did not attach to the outside." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $52.99+ (available in three sizes).

    23. Lady bug wall art, because these cuties won't ~bug~ your garden decor scheme but will look really cute on your porch, fence, or backyard tree.

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    Promising review: "I was searching for a gift and came across these little cuties. They are so adorable. They have a hook on the back where the nail head goes in and then you pull down to secure them, keyhole type. Colors are bright and shiny. So happy I bought them and a great addition to the boring railing." —Marsha H.

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $15.98.

    24. A row of cut-up books that'll leave you singing praises, because you won't have a view of your wifi router, tangled monitor wires, and charging cords when you're working at your desk. This piece of decor will cleverly hide all your e-clutter, so you can answer emails and hop on video calls in a neater WFH space.

    before: a home office with a pile of routers, Amazon Alexas, and other cords next to the computer; after: the same space, except all you see is a row of colorful book spines
    Covogoods / Etsy

    Here's how it's made: The spines of the books are attached together and have all the pages and covers cut out of them, except two covers on the ends. You can customize how long you would like it to be and choose a color scheme.

    Covogoods is a small business based in Utah that specializes in hidden storage and home decor goods.

    Promising review: "Wonderful!! We spent the past month remodeling our living room, but we didn't account for how AWFUL the cable boxes and modem were going to look on our beautiful new shelves. Saw this, and had to have it! Covogoods not only communicated quickly with me, but were EXTREMELY accommodating in my requests. Turned out exactly how I envisioned it, and dimensions were spot on! No more ugly cable boxes and wires!" —Lindsey Martinez

    Get one from Covogoods on Etsy for $21+ (available in 14 different lengths and colors schemes).

    25. Nesting tables you'll love to ~nest~ together or keep apart if you're getting tired of the same living room layout. They'll still give you plenty of room and make great resting spots for drinks, magazines, and remotes.

    black and light wood nesting tables next to a gray couch
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This was super easy to assemble. I did it by myself. It was exactly what I wanted. It takes up less space than our previous coffee table. Also, we like that we can just pull the smaller one out and use it to set drinks on or use like a TV tray. It works great for our space and goes beautifully with our decor." —Chrysta

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $69.99.

    26. A light switch cover that's small, but still adds a vintage aesthetic to your favorite room. Scalloped detailing and an antique-inspired design will upgrade that ugly light switch you've disliked since you've moved in.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I absolutely love the gold light switch cover. It's amazing how one little piece can really enhance a whole room." —Urban Outfitters Customer

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $14 (available in two colors).

    27. A faux sheepskin because your feet will touch a soft surface (and not a cold hardwood floor) when you wake up from a restful slumber. This also doubles up as a cozy piece of decor for your bed or couch that needs a little warmth.

    The white faux pelt on a floor
    Amazon

    Promising review: "It's soft and cozy, nice size for my ottoman and looks great in my living room. My dog also likes to lay on it and take naps. Great price for a cute decorative item!" —Boo G.

    Get a 2'x3' size from Amazon for $19.89+ (available in five sizes and 10 colors).

    28. Furniture decals that'll help cover up chips, scrapes, and scratches on your old chest, dresser, or nightstand. All you have to do is rub them onto your piece of furniture with a wooden stick (no polishing or painting required on your part) and they'll give it a beautiful appearance again.

    Black sideboard covered in red, yellow, and orange illustrated poppy flower decals
    MaikaDaughters / Etsy

    These decals also work on many other surfaces, including doors, wood, and walls!

    Maika Daughters is small businesses based in Texas that sells cool materials for upcycling projects.

    Promising review: "These poppy decals are the best! Not as much work as I feared and they look sensational!" —ElizabethMeredith

    Get the sheet with all these decals with from MaikaDaughters on Etsy for $26.99.

    29. And crystal dresser knobs you'll want to add to your dresser or nightstand right now: These sparkly gems will dress up your bedroom furniture without becoming a time-consuming project.

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    Promising review: "The big crystal vibe is so not me. However, I am repurposing a cheap dresser and needed inexpensive, but cute knobs. When these showed up, I was so pleasantly surprised! These are actually beautiful and really not tacky. It classed up my dresser even more than the paint job and other tweaks. Really pleased, would recommend and buy again." —Amazon Customer

    Get a 10-pack from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in 10 colors).

    30. A colorful doormat that'll make guests feel welcome *and* subtly remind them to wipe down their shoes before coming in. If your front door is prone to heavy foot traffic, this piece of decor will hide scuff marks and help keep dirt and debris out of the house.

    rainbow-tone doormat that says "welcome" in block white lettering
    Wayfair

    Promising review: "What a colorful, warm welcome to your home. It's a terrific thickness without being clumsy and there colors are bright and cheery! However many doors you have, this would be a terrific mat anywhere!" —Wayfair Customer

    Get it from Novogratz at Wayfair for $25.99.

    31. And ceramic succulent pots delightfully designed for all the nooks and crannies in your apartment. These beauties will fit perfectly on bathroom counters and windowsills and they even have small holes on the bottom for drainage.

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    Promising review: "I love these little ceramic pots. They look adorable on window sills and bathroom counters. I filled mine with succulents and I’ve gotten a lot of compliments." —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $11.99. And if you're in love with that little owl, too, get a set of similar planters for $14.99.

    32. A fun mirror display because you can't paint your apartment walls and want a cheap and easy way to decorate them. These little circles are easy to hang up *and* still let you revamp your rooms with minimal square footage.

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    Promising review: "These came packaged extremely well and were thicker, nicer mirrors than I was expecting. I used them to create a decorative mirror display above a dresser and they worked perfectly. I used Command Strips to adhere them to the wall and had no issues. Would highly recommend!" —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of seven from Amazon for $14.79.

    And if you're hanging these in your bathroom, these water-resistant Command Strips work great!

    33. A sheer curtain panel so you can brighten up your bedroom without buying a bunch of lamps. Just picture yourself lying in bed, sunlight gently streaming in, and you feeling peaceful while you take in a view of lush greenery from the window.

    Opaque sheer floral curtains covering a window next to a wooden table and hanging macrame chair
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I fell in love with these beautiful airy curtains last summer and used them in my front long windows in my den. This spring, I decided to update several rooms in my home and found these on Amazon again, so I covered the back den windows. It’s so nice to walk into that room and see how bright it is. I also love the colors in the mix of beige, lavender, light brown and a soft gray." —Susan Marschall

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in three sizes and two colors).

    34. And minimal hooks because there's never enough room to stash your everyday coat, purse, and beanies in the closet. They don't take long to mount on a wall and make organizing accessories and outerwear a breeze.

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    Promising review: "I am chronically cold and have a bunch of very nice knit cardigans. I usually end up leaving them laying over chair backs or recliners and cluttering things up, so I bought these to have a good place to hang them. The thick wood prevents stretching damage from the weight of the sweaters, and not using a hook prevents damage and holes in the knit. Definitely worth the upgrade." —Lynn M

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $15.99+ (also available in wood beech).

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