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    21 Inexpensive Ways To Turn Your Home Into A Minimalist Paradise

    Less is more, especially when it comes to spending money.

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    1. Hang a wall mirror with a simple wooden half frame to reflect lots of bright light without cluttering up your walls too much.

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    Get it from Amazon for $80.

    2. Create a home office space by adding a stylish desk without a lot of extra space for minimal tchotchkes and maximum focusing.

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    Get it from Amazon for $78.08.

    Promising review: "Arrived in perfect condition, great instructions, very quick & easy assembly. Couldn't be more satisfied." —Amazon Customer

    Get a similar desk in espresso and gunmetal from Amazon for $43.32.

    3. Light up your space with a single socket sconce perfect for showing off cool Edison lightbulbs.

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    Get them from Amazon for $27.99 each.

    Available in four finishes and two sizes.

    4. Add a touch of greenery in a simple plant stand that also requires ~minimal~ effort (it's secretly an artificial plant!).

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    Get it from Target for $52.99 (on sale from $59.99).

    Promising review: "Just want to chime in and say this planter is awesome. It has the design element I wanted but at a fraction of the price. I picked it up during the recent home sale and am really impressed by the value I got. Originally I planned to take the fake plant out and put in something real, but given how many plants I already have, and how good this fake looks, I'm very much thinking about leaving it in. My mom - who has the biggest green thumb I've ever seen - thought it was real when she first saw it." —Planter

    5. Cozy up with a double-layered plush blanket printed with the swiss cross pattern that's a minimalist's go-to.

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    Get it from Amazon for $35.99.

    Promising review: "This is the best blanket I have ever bought! I was looking for a blanket with this pattern, but I found that most were very expensive. When I saw the price and the size, I honestly wasn't expecting much. I was wrong! This is the softest, warmest, and biggest throw blanket I've ever had. I love it! I am thinking about ordering another!" —Mimi B.

    6. Upgrade your eat-in kitchen or dining area with sleek Eames-style chairs at a fraction of the price of the real deal.

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    Get a set of four from Amazon for $88.99.

    Promising review: "Awesome! Best price for these hands down! I bought eight for my dining room and they look fantastic and are extremely comfortable. I will definitely recommend these to everyone I know. The legs are only 17.5" or so, which makes them a little short if you have a high table, but I built my own dining table specifically to fit these chairs and it works great. Quality is great. Super easy to put together (only four allen head bolts to install!) and they look awesome." –Badwella

    7. Skip the boring old throw pillows and try a knotted cushion for a modern yet cozy touch.

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    Get it from Wonderlina Shop on Etsy for $25.11.

    Promising review: "Wonderful pillows! They are very nicely done. I really really like them. Shipping to Europe took a little bit more than a week." —Plien1979

    8. Keep track of the time with a frameless wall clock that comes in one of five metallic colors.

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    Get it from Amazon for $22.99.

    Promising review: "Love this! Looks really great on the wall! You can decide how big you want it, and it's easy to line up with the clever tool that came with it. First one arrived with broken hour hand. Was easy to return and get refund. I ordered a second one and that arrived fine. Really happy I ordered it again!"—Helen A.

    9. Recline on an elegant and modern faux leather sofa that also converts to a bed.

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    It has a memory foam cushion so you (or a guest) will be comfy all day and night.

    Get it from Amazon for $179.99.

    Promising review: "So so so happy with this purchase! It's exactly what I was looking for. I have a VERY small apartment, and this futon is just perfect. It doesn't take up a lot of space, but it's also big enough to seat three people on it. Also it is very comfortable. Honestly I don't think you could find any better quality for this price! And it literally shipped in three days! It got here way sooner then I was expecting and was so SIMPLE to put together. 100% satisfied with this purchase!" –Liv

    10. Pop some bottles in a sleek wine rack that makes a statement on your kitchen counter (and, most importantly, keeps the good stuff at arm's reach).

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    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    Promising review: "I love this wine rack. It's simple, compact, and it looks stylish. And I didn't have to spend a fortune; best part, it holds eight bottles! I was please with how well packaged it arrived, nothing was damaged and it was easy to put together." —Amanda

    11. Cushion your feet on a plush area rug with a cream and grey diamond pattern that's neither loud nor boring.

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    Get it from Amazon for $66.72.

    Promising review: "Love this rug! Super soft and the color is perfect. I'd been keeping my eye on this rug for a while and finally jumped on it on Cyber Monday — had I known it was this perfect I would have paid full price!" —Abigail SIlva

    12. Decorate the walls with minimalist references to your favorite movies or television shows.

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    Get The Shining one from Otsutree on Etsy for $25 and the Breaking Bad one from Archive Film Posters on Etsy for $11.90+.

    13. Set the mood in your soothing reading nook with a birch-toned tripod lamp.

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    Get it from Amazon for $79.99.

    Promising review: "I initially bought one lamp and liked it so much, I bought another. The instructions couldn't be easier, honestly. After trying a few different light bulbs, I'd suggest buying a warm/soft light bulb with these lamp shades as the light reflects better. Also, the lamp itself uses a three-way switch, so you can really change the ambiance of a room by selecting a three-way light bulb. I've never left feedback on Amazon, even after all these years, but I liked this lamp so much, I thought I'd give it a go." —Caroline

    14. Opt for a low-profile bed to create a tidy oasis perfect for drifting off to sleep.

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    Get a full size from Amazon for $82.59.

    Promising review: "This bed frame is EXACTLY what's to be expected. After looking for some time for a platform frame I came across this one. Super simple, no frills, low-profile bed frame. I put it together myself in about 20 minutes. Seems sturdy enough and for the price it's awesome. Fits my king perfectly as well." —Emilytah

    15. And dress up your bed by adding a grid-printed duvet cover to neatly tie everything together.

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    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $89+.

    Promising review: "I'd been hunting for a nice duvet for so long and finally found this one. It's perfect, and looks exactly like I was expecting. Makes my room look so good!" —Tyragage

    16. Organize all your crap into a wire basket with clean-looking lines.

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    Get it from H&M for $9.99. Available in three finishes.

    17. Add some Scandinavian style to your living room with a glossy coffee table with narrow wooden legs.

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    Get it from Target for $74.99 (on sale from $99.99).

    Promising review: "Love this table. Perfect size and modern look for my client's house. Can't beat the price point either." —Lisa

    18. Brighten up your home by adding a pendant light with all the drama of a chandelier but none of the fussiness.

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    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $129.

    Promising review: "Looks like it would be 2-3 times more expensive. Great value. Gorgeous! Received so many compliments. Use a dimmer switch for even more drama." —SE_Atlanta

    19. Cap off your couch with a hairpin-legged end table that's surprisingly inexpensive.

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    Get it from Amazon for $36.10. Available in two colors.

    Promising review: "So cute and easy to put together. It's inexpensive, but looks expensive. Great for apartments and mid centry decor." —Brooke Jones

    20. Create an entertainment space; add a few low-profile bar stools to your bar area for a sleek look that's also comfortable.

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    Get a set of two from Amazon for $69.49.

    Promising review: "Don't let the cheap price full you. These were a breeze to put together and they are packaged very well. The lifting mechanisms work perfectly and they look much more expensive than the price. These were definitely a good buy." —Annette

    21. And hang your favorite literary quote as a custom piece of art floating in a black frame for the perfect personalized touch.

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    Get it from The Burnt Branch on Amazon Homemade for $39.

    Promising review: "Prompt, kind customer service. The owner makes sure you are HAPPY with the design ideas. Then you receive a very personalized package & product. Pretty darn nice. Will buy again, again and again....." —Vyvyan B.

    You, coming home to your crisp, minimalist paradise every day.

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