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    20 Must-Have Products To Host The Perfect Brunch

    Pop some champagne and kiss those Sunday scaries goodbye.

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    Going out for brunch each weekend is delicious and fun, but it can really put a dent in your bank account after a while. Does that mean we should give it up?

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    Absolutely not. Pick up these products from Walmart and start hosting bomb brunches in your own home to save some cash moneyyyy.

    1. A table runner that is both affordable and perfect for gussying up your standard table for a classy brunch.


    Transform your boring table into something a bit by adding this chevron, knit table runner. It fits between four and eight people, which should be more than enough to hold your Sunday funday squad.

    Promising review: "This table runner is just what I wanted to spruce up my dining room for the beginning of fall weather. It actually reminds me of cozy socks and hot cocoa. The runner is a great size, and it seems to be made well. I've had it on the table for a few weeks already, and it still looks good as new." —AMarie2009

    Get it from Walmart for $14.99 (available in four colors).

    2. A 19-piece kitchen utensil and gadget set to make you smile while you're stressing out over how long to bake your breakfast casserole for.


    I dare you not to grin after glancing at that heart-eye emoji kitchen timer. This set is so colorful and fun! It would make for a nice starter kit for a new cook, but would also be the perfect way to upgrade any dingy, old utensils you have lying around the house. The kit comes with the timer, a 10-piece measuring spoon and cup set, two silicone spatulas, a whisk, two tongs, and a three-piece strainer set. This product certainly measures up. ;)

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $14.88.

    3. A bamboo charcuterie platter that will let you show off your cheese-plating ~skillz~.


    Ugh. Just thinking about a fancy cheese plate makes my mouth water. Make your guests have that same reaction the next time you host brunch by putting together a spectacular arrangement of snacks on this charcuterie platter. It comes with a built-in wedge to hold the cheese knives and spreaders, along with seven pieces of cutlery and a ceramic dish.

    Get it from Walmart for $26.97.

    4. An electric wine bottle opener, because no one should have to wait for a glass of pinot at brunch.


    Turn your basic brunch into a boozy one in a flash with a little help from this electric wine opener! It can open up to 30 bottles on a single charge and has a foil cutter in the back to easily remove seals.

    Promising review: "After trying several others, I found this wine opener to be the easiest to use and looks very nice on my counter as well. It comes with a foil cutter too. It's fairly lightweight and portable so I take it with me on trips or to friends' houses. Great buy." —JM

    Get it from Walmart for $16.49.

    5. A nonstick mini muffin pan so you can treat your guests to an abundance of homemade baked goods — or mini quiches!


    One of my favorite things to make in a muffin pan are bite-sized quiches, but they are forever getting stuck in the tin! I was so tired of scraping and scrubbing, so I invested in a nonstick pan. You can do the same and whip up these treats for a brunch with your friends in no time.

    Get it from Walmart for $9.88.

    6. A 12-piece dinnerware set that will make you want to host brunch every single weekend.


    These stoneware plates feature a delicate lace pattern around the edges and they make me want to squeal. The set includes dinner plates, salad plates, and bowls — so you'll be more than ready to host a charming brunch!

    Promising review: "LOVE my new plates/bowls! I was looking for something simple but kind of antique-y. These are perfect! We live in an old family house that was built in the early 1930s and they fit the house wonderfully!" —Aaro B

    Get it from Walmart for $34.88 (available in six colors).

    7. A set of personalized slate coasters, because you deserve the finer things in life.


    IMHO, brunch should be a classy affair filled with sweet treats and delightful drinks. Add a touch of personality to your kitchen decor with these personalized coasters — your guests will notice the extra effort you've made.

    Promising review: "These coasters look much more expensive than they are. The personalization looks great. I bought them as a present and they shipped out incredibly fast to get here in time for the holidays. Great buy!" —Jojo995

    Get a set of four from Walmart for $25.

    8. An 11-piece nonstick cookware set to replace your scratched, beat-up pots and pans.


    If you've already volunteered to have everyone over for brunch, you deserve a reward! Treat yourself in the form of new pots and pans. This set comes in stylish colors that will brighten up any kitchen and includes a number of features that make it worth the purchase. The cookware has a nonstick diamond reinforced coating, heavy-gauge forged aluminum for optimum heat distribution, and silicone handles and knobs (just to name a few).

    Promising review: "I really like this set of cookware. I had some older pots and pans that had truly seen better days. I like to cook and bake so I really tend to put cookware through their paces. This stuff seems to work well. The food cooks well and evenly and the cleanup is quick and easy. I'm glad I bought them. I'll probably get more of their products as need arises." —Ron70

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $79 (available in four colors).

    9. A coffee maker that will ensure your friends are happily caffeinated while they're feasting.


    If you're going to do this whole brunch thing, you might as well do it right! You can't have a morning meal without a splash of caffeine.

    Promising review: "Most other coffee makers I've had over the years would slop and slosh everywhere when I pour the water or the coffee, but not this one! A simple coffee maker that does what it's supposed to do....make coffee! Very happy and would purchase again." —gypsyjanet

    Get it from Walmart for $17.88.

    10. A set of elegant mugs, because if you're serving coffee it might as well be in a nice cup!


    Get your caffeine fix, but make it cute. This set of stoneware coffee mugs features pretty detailing along the edges and can be tossed in the dishwasher once your guests leave.

    Promising review: "I wanted something that was big enough to brew a cup of coffee on the 12 oz. setting of my Keurig and have a little room left to add creamer. They are a great size mug, and match the dishes perfectly. I got the red to mix in with my Christmas dishes. I am enjoying them very much." —Blanche5021

    Get it from Walmart for $9.99 (available in three colors).

    11. A 5-quart Dutch oven to make brunch recipes Ina Garten would praise you for.


    If you've already bought the pots and pants, you might as well add this Dutch oven to complete the set! You can easily whip up a big portion for your friends and family in this bad boy.

    Promising review: "This pot is the perfect size to cook for my family. Big enough for dinner, but not as huge as my large soup pot. Love that it has nice deep sides and is nonstick. Nice little lid with it too! Liked it so much I bought one for my daughter-in-law." —Tastypot

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $27.88 (available in three colors).

    12. A stunning floral pie plate that will turn your basic broccoli quiche into a beautiful brunch offering.


    Whether you use this pie dish for a traditional breakfast quiche or choose to serve up something sweeter, you and your guests can stop to admire the delicate floral pattern as you chow down.

    Get it from Walmart for $10.88.

    13. A 3-gallon beverage dispenser, so you'll never run out of your favorite spritzer.


    Mimosas? Bellinis? Bloody Marys? All the best drinks are served at brunch! Instead of paying an arm and a leg at your usual watering hole, make a big batch of your fave beverage and let your guests help themselves from this easy-to-use dispenser. It even features a separate section in the core of it to store ice and keep drinks cool without watering them down.

    Get it from Walmart for $13.99.

    14. A three-tier serving tray that will make your guests feel like they're at an elegant tea party.


    Have you ever been to a fancy lil' tea house where they serve bite-sized treats? I can't get enough of those dainty delights — and your guests won't be able to either. And honestly, who could resist a fancy tea cake served up on a pretty tray like this?!

    Get it from Walmart for $24.88.

    15. A set of glass mixing bowls, so you can bake up something sweet or whisk a ton of eggs at once.


    If you don't already own mixing bowls, why are you hosting brunch!? At this point that's neither here nor there, just make sure you pick up this lovely glass set so you can get cooking! They are stackable as well as microwave, freezer, and dishwasher safe.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $17.44.

    16. A nonstick loaf pan, in case you feel compelled to whip up banana bread or a chocolate chip loaf.


    Bring on the carbs, baby! This pan is nonstick so you don't have to worry about your cake getting stuck in the edges. May no crumb be left behind!

    Promising review: "Can't believe how awesome these bread loaf pans are! I never write reviews for product but I just had to comment on this purchase. I will not use another pan to make my chocolate chip zucchini bread ever again! The silicone handles were so helpful and nothing sticks to the pan! It's a miracle. Highly recommend this product!" —afm55

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $10.74.

    17. A set of geo design salad plates that will make your friends think you have way better style than you actually do.


    Smoke and mirrors, people! Whether you have an eye for design or you're trying to fake it 'til you make it, these plates are sure to impress whoever joins you for brunch. They come in an assortment of colors and designs that will brighten any table you set.

    Get a set of four from Walmart for $6.99.

    18. Gold-band flute glasses, so you and your gang can feel fancy while sipping champs out of these.


    Pinkies up! These flutes look expensive but are actually super affordable. Encourage everyone to raise a glass in honor of your great taste and brunch-hosting skills.

    Get the set of four from Walmart for $28.38.

    19. A 24-piece set of Pyrex storage containers that will guarantee you'll have more than enough ways to save leftovers.


    These glass containers are a blessing. They will hold all of your delicious leftovers from brunch and keep your cabinets organized! So adult. The set comes with a containers of all shapes and sizes and are both freezer- and microwave-safe.

    Get it from Walmart for $28.94.

    20. And a gorgeous cake stand, because who wants to come to a gathering without cake?


    Let them eat cake! Wow your guests by displaying your desserts in this elegant cake stand.

    Promising review: "I bought this cake stand as a gift for my sister. She loved it! It's looks like a vintage cake pedestal. I shop estate sales and these type of cake stands sell for a whole lot more than $30. The pedestal itself looks like green milk glass. My sister placed cupcakes in it and it looked so pretty!" —paulakpoo

    Get it from Walmart for $24.22.

    All that's left to do now is sit back and relax. Cheers!

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