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    31 Odds And Ends To Help Add Some Personality To Your Home

    Why yes, in case you were wondering, there *is* a lava lamp in here that looks like a spaceship.

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    1. A quirky vase that looks like the outline of a bottle to make you feel like you've just gotten to live out your dream of living inside "Harold and the Purple Crayon."

    a black outline of a bottle that's actually a vase
    Animi Causa

    Get it from Animi Causa for $22.99.

    2. A dimmable desk lamp shaped like a magnificent gem you'd expect Indiana Jones to discover in a booby-trapped cave.

    The gem radiating light
    West Elm

    Get it from West Elm for $199.

    3. A frame for your peephole for any diehard Friends fans, because you and I both know you always wish you could've lived in Monica's epic apartment. All you'll have to do next is paint your door purple!,

    Handmade with Love by Fatima is a small business.

    Promising review: "Great handmade frame. Used it on my front door and it looks awesome!! The frame comes with adhesive strips on it and it worked very well and it was very easy to put up. Thank you!!! Recommend to all" —Taylor S.

    Get it from Handmade with Love by Fatima on Amazon Handmade for $26.95.

    4. Mid-century cursive house numbers that'll look *so* charming next to your front door — you're bound to get compliments from all of your neighbors.

    sixty eight written in a curvy black font next to someone's front door
    GoHomeNumbers / Etsy

    GoHomeNumbers is a small business based in Melbourne, Florida that sells custom plastic house numbers, letters, etc.

    Promising review: "Oh my gosh, I cannot say how thrilled I am with this purchase. Renovating an older home, and these just make it perfect. I smile every time I look at them. I wish I could give 10 stars. Thank you!" —Caroline Frye

    Get them from GoHomeNumbers on Etsy for $9+ (available in 10 colors).

    5. A magnetic National Geographic map of the United States you can display to showcase everywhere you've been without having to punch holes through it.

    map with floating pins on it

    Get it from Target for $199

    6. A floral chair for your office, because if you're going to spend the majority of your time in there it might as well be gorgeous.

    a pink floral wooden chair next to a similar one in blue

    Promising review: "These chairs are beautiful and whimsical. I bought 10 of them, all in different designs. They are the talk of all my dinner parties and gatherings. I love them all!" —StevenJ

    Get it from Anthropologie for $128 (available in two styles).

    7. A ring holder that'll provide a safe space for your favorite baubles to live while also bringing your home decor to the next level.

    a statue of a hand with stars on the fingers and flowers down the wrist
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "It’s everything and more, very pleased with my purchase. The size is perfect and the color is as photographed." —CTMom_

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $19 (available in two colors).

    8. A toothpaste cap for anyone who typically wakes up singing "Somebooooody once told me the world was gonna roll me" a la one of the greatest soundtracks of all time... Shrek.

    CasualChicken / Etsy

    CasualChicken is a small business based in Irvine, California that sells an array of unique 3D printed items.

    Promising review: "My order came well packaged and on time. Gifted it to my friend and she thinks it is hilarious." —Grace

    Get it from CasualChicken on Etsy for $5.94 (originally $6.99).

    9. A lava lamp that looks like a NASA rocket ship, a must-have for anyone who is still fuming over the fact Bezos got to go into space and they didn't.

    the lava lamp space ship with the nasa logo on it

    This lava lamp is NASA-licensed!

    Get it from Firebox for $49.

    10. A curtain of twinkle lights to make you feel like you're sleeping inside a magical fairyland. Who wouldn't want that?,

    If it were up to me, I would leave my Christmas lights up inside my home all year long. These twinkle lights are a great way to create that look without being overtly holiday-themed. Tinker Bell would certainly approve!

    Promising review: "I saw a few pictures online of fairy lights with sheer curtains and loved the look. These lights in particular are perfect for what I was looking for. It gives off a warm, cozy glow and really adds a nice touch of oomph to the room." —NG

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    11. A softly glowing cat that'll look purrfect on your nightstand and serve as both a ghostly companion and an awesome piece of decor.

    glowing cat light
    Apollo Box

    Get it from Apollo Box for $28.36.

    12. A round pintuck pillow available in *so* many colors you won't be able to help but add a handful of 'em to your cart.

    a stack of colorful round pillows
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I have the lime green pillow, and it's my absolute favorite! It has a nice color and structure, and it fits the vibe of any room. I'm definitely going to purchase a couple more for my living room." —drew_920a

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $39 (available in 10 colors).

    13. A polka-dotted switch plate to jazz up, quite literally, any room you choose to install it. I don't know about you, but I'll be switching over every single boring light switch plate that crosses my path.

    an array of light switches with black polka dots on them and gold edges

    Promising review: "I ordered this light switch cover in April of 2020 and received it months later. It took a while to arrive but OMG it was worth the wait. The quality is solid and it's beautiful! I receive compliments all the time. It didn't come with screws so just something to note. I wish the single rocker plate was available for order! I need MORE of these in my house! :)" —hdbueker

    Get it from Anthropologie for $22+ (available in five styles).

    14. A Mickey K-Cup holder that'll make you feel like you're enjoying breakfast with Chef Mickey and his pals every time you make your morning coffee and easily alert you when you're running low on your K-Cup stash.

    a silver mickey-shaped k-cup holder next to a keurig machine
    PKDecor / Etsy

    PKDecor is a small business based in Oakwood, Georgia that sells primarily metal yard decor.

    Promising review: "The best finishing touch to my Disney kitchen. I absolutely love it. Material is great and it’s the perfect size. Also it shipped and got here immediately! Thank you!!!" —yaddyliese

    Get it from PKDecor on Etsy for $34.80 (originally $43.50; available in eight colors and four styles).

    15. A zodiac throw blanket you can drape over your couch or spread out across your bed for a vibe that'll seem to have been *written in the stars*.

    a fringed throw blanket with a taurus-inspired design on it and florals
    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $108 (available in 12 styles).

    16. A set of two armchairs for easily adding a pop of color to any room without breaking your back trying to build an extravagant piece of furniture.


    Promising review: "These chairs are beautiful and fun! I absolutely love the color with the pops of gold on the leg. They were easy to put together and look great in the space. They are a little firm but overall comfortable." —Catherine

    Get them from Wayfair for $469.99 (originally $579.60; available in 17 colors).

    17. A pretty-in-pink K-Cup coffee maker for anyone who prefers to pop in a pod of their choosing, press a single button and enjoy their caffeine ASAP. Not to mention the machine itself is adorable.

    Cool Coffee Clique, Heather Braga / BuzzFeed

    Cool Coffee Clique is a Black woman-owned business that sells an array of coffee products and accessories with an extra *flair* added to them. I own the coffee machine (seen above) and it makes me happy every morning. I just really enjoy that it's pink and from a small business! It works perfectly well and it's really simple to add more water into the tank when needed.

    Get it from Cool Coffee Clique for $129.99.

    18. A coffee table that'll have anyone who enters your home exclaiming "oh my stars!" when they see the beautiful starburst accent in the middle.

    a brown rounded coffee table with a white table top and a gold starburst in the middle

    Get it from Anthropologie for $798+ (available in two sizes).

    19. A soft-to-the-touch area rug featuring an array of neutral shades that'll look fantastic without disrupting your carefully curated color scheme

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, Boutique Rugs

    Choosing rugs for an entire house is surprisingly really difficult! My husband and I debated for a while and finally settled on this beauty — we have no regrets! It was VERY heavy to carry up a small flight of stairs (that's on us) but mainly because it's more plush than it appears online. I had planned to get a rug pad for under it but didn't need one since it's already so comfortable and thick! It came in perfect condition and we couldn't be happier with the way it pulls together our living room.

    Get it from Boutique Rugs for $60.88+ (available in nine sizes and three colors).

    20. A magical-looking music box that's simply *out of this world* and will look divine no matter where you place it in your home.

    Apollo Box

    Along with the moon, there's also a galaxy one and a bubble one. It projects a rotating image on the ceiling when playing.

    Get it from Apollo Box for $80.22 (available in three styles).

    21. A beautifully designed table lamp – it'll look great and bring tons of light into your space so you can put off having high hats installed for just a *little* bit longer.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, Mitzi

    I have this gorgeous lamp and am obsessed with it, TBH. It's *so* much larger than I anticipated it would be which was a delightful surprise. It really does add so much light to my living room and it looks fantastic with the walnut and brass end table from Burrow I've paired it with!

    Get it from Mitzi for $196 (originally $260; available in three styles).

    22. A personalized throw blanket made of a super soft acrylic knit material you can count on to look as cute on your couch as it will wrapped around your shoulders during a Zoom call.


    I have this blanket in the neon green and it's so fun! I like that it's different from my typical throws — and that it has MY initials on it so my husband or sister can't steal it. It really is incredibly soft but doesn't make me feel overheated. Definitely worth the splurge.

    Get it from BaubleBar for $98 (available in five colors and with two initials) You can check it out in a smaller size here.)

    23. Temporary wallpaper that'll transform your living room into one you'd expect to see in a Wes Anderson film — which, IMO, is home decor goals.

    a patterned green wallpaper with leaves and leopards all over it

    One roll is 60.75 square feet. Once you measure your walls you can use the site's wallpaper calculator to ensure you order the perfect amount of paper.

    Get it from 2Modern for $87.50+ (originally $125+; available in two styles).

    24. A two-tier Art Deco chandelier with 100 transparent test tubes along the top that are just begging to be filled with your favorite florals. Your guests will think they've been transported to Wonderland.

    Pani Jurek / Etsy

    Pani Jurek is a small business based in Warsaw. This particular chandelier was inspired by Nobel Prize-winning physicist and chemist Marie Curie.

    Promising review: "Exactly as shown, perfect condition, gorgeous! Got here within THREE DAYS despite me being in the US! Wow!! Very well packaged! Beautiful, thank you! I had wanted this for a long time and I'm very happy!" —Astral

    Get it from Pani Jurek on Etsy for $294.05.

    25. A mosaic vase that'll inspire you to pick up flowers every time you visit Trader Joe's (they really do last a confusingly long time).

    a white jug-shaped vase with pink, cream, and brown shapes on it

    Promising review: "I was so surprised at the size of this beautiful pot. It was so much bigger than expected (in a good way). It’s such an amazing statement piece. You can leave it as is or place a plant/flower in. Either way it’s gorgeous." —2ndTimeMom

    Get it from Target for $40.

    26. A set of interchangeable key caps, perfect for any gamer who wants to take both their gameplay and their aesthetic to the next level. There are a handful of fun color schemes to choose from, good luck trying to narrow it down!

    a purple and pink ombre keyboard
    Glorious PC Gaming

    Promising review: "Seriously, I own a lot of keycap sets. Entirely too many. And I would buy every single one. Glorious offers because they're just that damn good." —Rohan R.

    Get it from Glorious PC Gaming for $49.99 (available in six styles).

    27. A decorative tray that'll upgrade the look of the coffee table you've been using since your college days — add little trinkets or some books to it to complete the new vibe.

    a pink tray with gold handles filled with odds and ends

    Promising review: "I have an ocean-inspired bathroom retreat. I purchased the tray to neatly place my frequently used items on the bathroom counter, keeping it all contained and uncluttered. It's higher quality than I anticipated and is a breeze to clean." —Anonymous

    Get it from Wayfair for $58.99 (available in seven colors and three finishes)

    28. A playful letter board that'll put your personality on display whether you use it to showcase a favorite quote or a silly message to your roomies.

    a framed letter board with a pale blue background

    Promising review: "So cute! I followed the advice of one of the other reviewers and used an exacto knife to cut the letters out which worked perfectly! I also painted the wood sides black to go with the décor and it looks great! Really happy — bought a second one too." —Wendy3322

    Get it from Target for $15 (available in five colors).

    29. A splurge-worthy Magic Band reader FOR YOUR HOME (!!!), because you have Disney Adult Money and can spend it on whatever you please.

    Cinema Guy Store / Etsy

    Guuuuuuuys. Just when I thought I could only use my Magic Bands when entering a Walt Disney World park or hotel, I discovered THIS. You can hook it up with a smart outlet in your home, scan it, and marvel over it as it turns your lights on and plays sounds (just like WDW!!!). The Magic Band reader will only control lights/electronics that are hooked up through the smart outlets. Gosh, I'm baffled and amazed. You can check out a video of it in action on TikTok — totally worth your while. Most importantly, Cinema Guy Store is a small business based in New York and they sell ALL kinds of styles (the Happily Ever After Fireworks and Madame Leota styles are next-level).

    Promising review: "OK first of all, unpacking it was AMAZING!!! I opened the box and was confused at first because it was playing music at me! Literally the best box ever! I’ve never smiled that much opening a box!!! The item was amazing! My kids are so excited!!! Thank you so much for bringing a little WDW magic to our house!" –kristen zawadzki

    Get it from Cinema Guy Store on Etsy for $199+ (available with or without additional smart outlets).

    30. A hot sauce print that'll impress anyone who either A.) keeps hot sauce in their bag a la Beyoncé or B.) has always dreamt of finally making it big enough to be a guest on Hot Ones.

    illustrated print of hot sauces
    Lindsey Kay Co / Society6

    Lindsey Kay Co is a handcrafted digital collage brand founded by Lindsey Nichols, a Denver-based contract designer/art director. 

    Get it from Lindsey Kay Co on Society6 for $5.99+ (originally $9.99; available in four sizes).

    31. And a bundle of handmade felt flowers you can count on to bring the magic of your home no matter the season and actually live longer than a week.


    Promising review: "These darling flowers are exactly as beautiful as the picture depicts. So well made and the bouquet is actually larger than it looks once they are arranged. A great value. I adore them." —Barb H.

    Get them from Food52 for $24+ (available in 25 styles).

    When your home has as much personality as you do:

    The Walt Disney Company

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    a row of decorative blue presents with different colored bows
    Allison Krausman / BuzzFeed