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    43 Expensive-Looking Products With Surprisingly Reasonable Prices

    All of the luxury, all under $30.

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    1. A wavy mirror for an inexpensive boost of ~interior design~ you can take *also* take artistic selfies in. All your friends will beg to know what cool shop you got it in!

    The blob-shaped mirror with wooden base

    2. A set of snazzy-looking and surprisingly affordable wireless Bluetooth earbuds so you can jam out to your favorite tunes, nod thoughtfully at your go-to podcast, or simply call into all your Zoom meetings with great sound clarity (and no background noise). They also come with a couple sizes of buds so you can ensure a secure — and comfortable — fit.

    3. A marble print mousepad with a build-in wrist rest to add a touch of ~decor~ to the place where you spend soooooo many hours per week — and make pouring through those reports day after day a little comfier, too.

    The blue and gold and white mousepad

    4. A stylish insulated water bottle designed to keep your water cold for 24 hours...while asking the question, "Wood you like to stay hydrated?"

    the sleek bottle in a wood grain pattern

    5. Polarized pastel sunglasses that won't ~li-lack~ style, whether you're pairing them with a high fashun outfit, or your everyday uniform of bike shorts + tee.

    A reviewer in the reflective slight cat eye sunnies

    6. A black and wood grain steering wheel cover to make your old car look like a luxury model. Add some driving gloves and you'll be ~on the road~ to fancytown!

    A steering wheel with the wood grain cover

    7. A golden pen that'll say, "Why yes, what I'm doodling in this meeting is very important." Aaaand it's refillable, so it's actually a greener option, too!

    the click pen

    8. A pair of pink-tinted, gold-rim coupe glasses, because your bar cart needs an eye-catching element *other* than all the booze.

    one of the stemmed glasses

    9. A prosecco and strawberry–flavored lip balm formulated with beeswax and shea and cocoa butters for softer-than-ever lips — PLUS a subtle tint and delicious scent.

    The pink tin of balm

    10. A pair of minimalist, copper-accented vases so even the last remaining bloom from a Trader Joe's bouquet or just a random singular bud can look stunning on your counter or vanity.

    the tube-like bud cased in a copper wire frame

    11. An eight-piece measuring set to create a gorge and 'gramworthy flat lay during your next baking adventure or hang from a pegboard for a Julia Child–meets-Versailles–style kitchen.

    The set

    12. A trio of gilded branch hair pins that'll distract everyone from how dirty your strands are. Day-five greasy hair? More like woodland fairy hair.

    13. A set of stunning pressed-flower nail decals in warm tones for creating a manicure even Miranda Priestly would appreciate.

    A hand with the decals on a beige nail polish background

    14. An Old Hollywood–style rhinestone choker everyone will think you bought at a high-end vintage store.

    15. A satin pillowcase to help maintain hair health even as you sleep, reducing pesky frizz and breakage when compared with regular cotton or other fiber pillowcases — that means longer-lasting blowouts and less damage in the long run.

    A model reclining on the pinky-brown satin pillowcase

    16. A marble and rose gold hair tools set, because practical things can be gorgeous, too. And even though they look luxe, they're lightweight so you can blow-dry without tiring out your arms. It includes a paddle brush, round brush, rattail comb for teasing and sectioning, and two sectioning clips.

    17. A supremely luxurious faux-fur blanket designed to look like sumptuous fur, because your home is your castle, and winter is coming. It has two sides — one fleece, one furry — so you can customize your heat level while cuddling.

    A reviewer's dog cuddled up in the grey blanket

    18. An ~appearling~ light, because your home is your oyster, and you can decorate it exactly as you choose. The pearl *changes colors*, and you can even pop it out of the shell and carry it with you like a little handheld night-light!

    19. A pair of velvety plush slide-on slippers (perfect for year-round use) that'll make walking around your home, doing chores, or fetching a snack feel just a little more luxe. They're suuuuper cushy, but won't overheat your tootsies!

    The open toe slippers in black, light pink, grey, and light blue

    20. A pretty celestial journal (hello, gold-foil stars) to inspire short and sweet daily reflections. There are only a few lines per day, with spaces each day for the next *five* years so you can see how things change over time, and look back fondly on how you got here!

    The journal with a star-like cover print

    21. A gorgeous textured travel wallet that'll store your cash, boarding pass, passport, credit cards, and more — all while looking like a chic mini clutch. You might be still saving up for that fancy vacation, but this is the first step!

    22. A jar of facial steam with lavender, chamomile, rose, calendula, and more for a spa-like experience right at home — and the mix is plain ole pretty, too!

    The jar tipped out to show the dried floral mix

    23. A gold-trimmed box of Earl Grey that'll make you feel like you're having high tea at Buckingham Palace. Pro tip: This makes for an adorable gift wrap if you stick a couple other tiny gifts inside the tin along with the tea!

    the white and gold tin, with a cup of tea

    24. A made-in-Italy diamond-cut decanter for drinking-at-an-ad-agency-in-the-'60s vibes but at a drinking-the-bottle-of-scotch-I-stole-from-my-parents price. Not that you did that, of course.

    The crystal decanter with rocks glass

    25. A metallic Bluetooth speaker with 15-hour playback, loud, crystal-clear high-def sound, and a compact size that packs a punch, so you can display it on a bookshelf, your mantel, or simply pack it in your bag for Jams on the Go.

    26. Mount Lai's gua sha, which can help incorporate your favorite serums and moisturizers into your skin better with traditional Chinese facial massage techniques. Plus it's gorgeous and just *feels* amazing.

    27. A set of ~aerating~ wine glasses that'll help your three-buck Chuck breathe and open up as you swirl the glass, helping the individual flavors and ~nuances~ of the wine be more apparent — even to beginner wine palates. And they also happen to be really pretty!

    The stemless glasses with ridges that go up the side to aerate the wine when swirled

    28. A mega-full tulle skirt with a satin ribbon around the waist to take out for a ~twirl~ at least once a week. Party? Photo shoot? Fancy event? Regular ole Thursday? Wear this.

    29. An electric fondue maker perfect for a romantic night in with just yourself and some fondue...or someone else if you're feeling generous.

    The red fondue maker filled with chocolate, with a strawberry being dipped in

    30. A cashmere-esque scarf you can throw over your coat all day this winter, wrap around your torso as a shawl, and even use as a cozy blanket on those freezing airplanes.

    A model in the burgundy scarf with fringe

    31. High-waisted faux-leather leggings that'll look like the ~real deal~, feel oh so buttery, and make you look even more like the rock star you *are*.

    32. A vintage-inspired scarf you can tie around your neck, hair, or purse handle — or even wear as a top, if you've saved as many TikToks as I have — for an effortlessly chic final touch.

    33. A bar of quadruple-milled, shea butter–infused French ~savon~ to soften, rather than dry out, your skin — feel free to send your boring soap down the drain.

    34. A Maybelline chrome highlighter with pigmentation and a price tag that are *both* stunning (in slightly different ways). Just look at that g l o w. The soft-powder formula is infused with reflective pigments you can apply sparingly or intensely for different looks.

    35. An "Is that designer??" veil-topped beanie, because staying cozy in the snow doesn't mean you have to give up on style...or drama.

    A model in the black beanie with vintagey netted veil

    36. A pearl sunglasses chain you can add to any pair of sunnies for a grandma-chic look that also happens to be really convenient — no one likes taking out then putting away their glasses 85 times a day.

    37. Brightening and de-puffing gold-and-collagen eye masks that'll look *and* feel incredibly luxe as they work to brighten and hydrate your under eyes. That late night watching TV or reading that book you just can't put down? It never happened.

    38. A 16-shade eyeshadow palette with fine and chunky glitter shades in vibrant colors for a POPPING Halloween look — or dramatic everyday makeup.

    39. A set of jumbo fizzy aromatherapy bath bombs to moisturize any bath lover's skin and make your next soak a little more spa-like. Ahhhh, relaxation in a steamy tub o' good smells. What a way to spend an evening!

    40. A faux sheepskin you can use as a little area rug by the bed or simply draped over a chair or ottoman for some interior design mag style for under $20. And it's just really frickin' cozy.

    The curved edge (like a pelt) rug in white

    41. A trio of LED flameless candles with embedded string lights and a realistic moving "flame" for a combination of the two best things: elegance and laziness — you can even set them to automatically shut off after a few hours so you can catch some shut-eye.

    A reviewer's three candles in different heights on a tray

    42. An elegant Bodum pour-over coffee maker for fancy 5-star hotel room service style in the comfort of your own home. And it'll actually look elegant (and dare I say, coffee snobbish?) sitting out on your counter.

    The glass coffee maker with cork around the middle

    43. A seven-piece set of rose-gold makeup brushes with super-soft, densely packed synthetic hairs designed to create a flawless and airbrushed final look. You know they'll look really cool sitting out on the vanity or bathroom counter.