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    31 Things From Target That Just Might Make You Think “My Home Needs An Upgrade”

    From a Joanna Gaines-designed stand mixer and a faux rabbit pillow to a vintage-inspired record player and modern accents, here you'll find plenty of ways to upgrade your home.

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    1. A Novogratz record storage stand so you can showcase your extensive record collection. Don’t have one? Turn this versatile piece into a classy bar instead.

    The stand holding a record player and several records

    Promising review: “Perfect and cool for any space and style!.” —Jlo

    Price: $104.99 (available in two colors)

    2. A faux rabbit pillow that’ll bring a plush touch to your bedroom or living room. Add the matching oversized lumbar and oversized square pillows to complete the set.


    Promising review: “These pillows are great. They’re oversized and comfy. Super soft and I am happy with them!" — Sldeedeee

    Price: $19.99 (available in eight colors and three sizes)

    3. A marble top end table with a gold base because your home might benefit from a gilded accent. This table is also tall and narrow, so it’ll fit seamlessly into a variety of spaces.

    The table

    Promising review: “Stunning and sturdy! Great marble top and design, I can place this in numerous rooms, love the versatility!” —Deedee

    Price: $90

    4. A faux gold glitter wreath so you can bring some festive spirit into your home. This decorative wreath features golden berries for a stunning metallic accent and is the perfect way to usher in the holiday season.

    The wreath hanging on a door

    Promising review: “Absolutely beautiful. Goes perfect with my Christmas theme.” —kristfranc88

    Price: $20

    5. A 10-speed stand mixer from KitchenAid because your kitchen might need some love too. This appliance boasts a pebbled texture and a custom dark green hue that was handpicked by HGTV queen Joanna Gaines, so you know it’s stylish.

    The stand mixer mixing cookie dough

    Promising review: “Color is amazing!! It fits with the color scheme of my kitchen!! I have been waiting for the perfect green KitchenAid and here it is!” —Crawdaddy

    Price: $379.99

    6. A rich red cable knit throw to give your living space the perfect preppy vibe. This blanket is made of chenille fabric for cozy comfort and is machine-washable.

    The throw draped over a couch

    Promising review: “Would highly recommend this throw. I am working from home and needed a new soft throw as fall approaches. This blanket is great quality, the perfect size for my desk and super soft and keeps me warm throughout endless video conferences. It washes well too.” —fnscoop

    Price: $24.99 (available in six colors)

    7. An upholstered pouf you can use as extra seating in your home. Thanks to its neutral color palette, the pouf will also work well in a nursery or bedroom.

    The pouf in front of a couch in a living room

    Promising review: “I bought two of these for my small apartment and they are so cute! They are quite veritable as well. I can have them out when needed or store away under a console table. I would definitely recommend it!” —Happy customer

    Price: $50 (available in four colors)

    8. A geometric succulent wall hanging that is a great way to bring a bit of greenery into your living space. Not a plant fan? Use this modern storage space as a stylish way to hold office supplies or other knickknacks instead.

    The wall hanging on a wall with a plant inside it

    Promising review: “I ADORE this wall planter. It's well made, does not have drainage holes and is a great alternative to the expensive Umbra ones I was eyeing.” —Chanzski

    Price: $13

    9. A Novogratz mid-century sofa bed that’ll instantly add some character to your living space. This sofa features linen upholstery with a tufted back and winged arms and sports a sturdy wood frame with stylish legs.

    The dark green sofa

    Promising review: “Love this futon. It was reasonably priced, looks great and its surprisingly comfy for a new futon. It's not too heavy and quite sturdy too!” —dmdunn

    Price: $469.99 (available in two colors)

    10. A handmade rug to add a pop of color to your home. This multi-colored teal area rug is made of wool, which helps ensure lasting use in high-traffic areas.


    Promising review: “Surprisingly good quality for the price. Very heavy, unlike most rugs these days which are light and somewhat flimsy. Unlike most ‘budget’ decor, I can actually see myself having this for years. If you're furnishing a home, this is definitely worth a look.”Susie

    Price: $179.99 (available in two colors and three sizes)

    11. A pair of white and gold pineapple bookends because nothing is chicer than displaying ceramic food on your desk or on a bookshelf.

    The bookends

    Promising review: “Not only are these cute, but they are actually FUNCTIONAL (something I've found hard to find with bookends). They have WEIGHT to them! Highly recommend.” —BookendBelle

    Price: $21.99

    12. A circular window pane mirror that’ll brighten up your space in an instant. This handcrafted piece boasts a high quality steel frame with a matte black finish and is ideal for an entryway, living room or bedroom.

    The mirror hanging on a wall in an entryway

    Promising review: “Cute and different. Hung easily. Looks great in my new home office.” —nancy

    Price: $60

    13. A natural wood console table if you’re looking to add some stylish storage to your home. This piece boasts two drawers and two open shelves, which are ideal for displaying books, art pieces and other decor.

    The console table

    Promising review: “Nice solid piece. Looks gorgeous and fresh in my home. Pretty easy and straightforward to put together.” —JB

    Price: $170 (available in two colors)

    14. A house-shaped cookie jar to store all of your holiday treats. Yet thanks to its classic design, this jar still works in your kitchen no matter what time of year it is. Eat up!

    The white ceramic cookie jar on a kitchen counter next to a plate of cookies

    Promising review:Like anything else Joanna makes this cookie jar is beautiful and very nice size! Just what I was looking for. Great price, too!” —Fashionista

    Price: $19.99

    15. A spa-quality aromatherapy oil diffuser that changes colors. This device can transform your home into a relaxing haven with the push of a button and even has a candlelight mode. The best part? You can pick your own scent!

    The diffuser emitting a green light

    Promising review: “I now have three diffusers in my home. Started with a gift, then bought myself two more. I really like how easy they are to use and how they fill my house up with lovely scents.” —Kim

    Price: $29.99

    16. A tufted accent chair to bring some warmth to your living room or home office. The chair’s large memory foam seat cushion makes it the ideal place to read a book or just rest and relax.

    The mustard yellow chair in a living room

    Promising review: “Very cute piece of furniture, but it is a little firm. I don't mind it, but thought it may be more cushy because of the memory foam. Great mid-century look!” —Victoria

    Price: $329.99 (available in six colors)

    17. A modern bench that’ll inject some style into your home. Use it to warm up your entryway or keep it at the foot of your bed to complete your bedroom.

    The tan bench in an entryway

    Promising review: “Really beautiful and such a great value for the price. Really comfortable. Cats love sleeping on it. Daughter loves lounging on it. Looks great as an addition to our entryway.” —Ddennis

    Price: $170 (available in two colors)

    18. A decorative storage basket with a leather pull so you can store extra blankets, pillows and whatever else, in a sophisticated way.

    Two of the woven baskets with brown leather pulls underneath a bench

    Promising review: “I used it for my laundry room and it looks amazing. I love the style especially the little leather pull on it.” —Scandinavian Fanatic

    Price: $30

    19. A sleek Simple Human trash can because even your garbage deserves an upgrade. This modern black trash can features a steel pedal and a silent-close lid, and also hides and secures those unsightly trash bag rims.

    A model testing out the trash can's steel pedal with their foot

    Promising review: “Very nice stylish trash can, love the color and fits perfectly. They give you a starter pack of trash bags.” —Mary

    Price: $79.99 (available in two colors)

    20. A colorful painting of a cockatoo, because who doesn’t want a touch of whimsy in their home courtesy of a funny looking bird? This painting is small enough to be part of a gallery wall, but also bold enough to be displayed on its own.

    The cockatoo painting with a peach background in a gold frame

    Promising review: “I’m obsessed with this print! It is bold and so pretty with the gold frame! It is the perfect touch to any room!” —Erin

    Price: $18

    21. A ceramic table lamp with an intricately designed base that can class up a room in a cinch. Place it in your entryway so guests can see it as soon as they walk in, or bring it into your bedroom as a fun accent piece.

    The lamp, with a base that shows embossed ceramic creates, on a side table

    Promising review:I love this lamp so much I've purchased three of them! Love the texture the base brings into the room! Such a fun lamp without being too over the top.” —Sha

    Price: $40

    22. A cordless Dyson vacuum so you can clean your abode quickly and easily. This slim yet powerful vacuum was designed to clean both carpets and hardwood floors and even has a handheld component that’s ideal for hard-to-reach areas.

    A model using the vacuum to clean the floor underneath a highchair

    Promising review: “Absolutely game changing! My brother has one so I was lucky enough to try one before purchase but still the best vacuum. I have a roomba 960 for the living room but this one is for my room. The attachments help so much even to vacuum on blankets! Very handy and easy to use.” —Target reviewer

    Price: $399.99

    23. A vintage-inspired Crosley turntable with three speeds that’ll add some retro vibes to your living room. While the turntable obviously plays records, you can also use its built-in Bluetooth receiver to transmit your digital music wirelessly through the stereo speakers.

    The pale pink turntable playing a record

    Promising review: “It arrived on time in perfect condition. Perfectly functional and the color is exactly what I expected. I love it! Definitely worth the buy! It does come with a warranty so that's also a plus.” —Jade

    Price: $89.95 (available in two colors)

    24. An industrial-style bar cart so you can actually display your liquor collection in a sophisticated way. This cart has an iron frame that can withstand plenty of use and sports slots to hold wine bottles on either side. It’s also on wheels (with brakes) so it’s easy to move around your home.

    The two-tiered cart filled with wine, glasses and decorative objects

    Promising review: “This bar cart is great! Nice balance of industrial cool and warm wood. It was easy to assemble; I was able to put it together by myself in about a half-hour. It's sturdy, doesn't wobble at all, and the size is perfect. I'm loving this thing!” —Target reviewer

    Price: $136.79 (available in two colors)

    25. A ladder bookshelf because you can never have too much storage space, especially when it’s this stylish.

    The bookshelf in a home office

    Promising review: “These shelves are absolutely beautiful! It is made very sturdily and was easy to put together. I plan on buying another to go in another room, because is it beautiful and simple to style or store items.” —targetlover34

    Price: $130 (available in three colors)

    26. A gold-framed letter board to create fun messages to display around your home. This gilded letter board boasts a black background and comes with white plastic letters, punctuation marks and numbers to provide a contrast.

    The letter board with "Hello" written on it

    Promising review: “Super cute — love the gold frame and the size is perfect and not overwhelming.” —Cabibbo

    Price: $17.69

    27. A Google Nest video doorbell because sometimes it’s helpful to know who’s knocking. This high-tech gadget is equipped with HD video, which provides clear images no matter the time of day. It also lets you talk and listen to visitors and boasts intelligent alerts that let you know when someone is too close to your house.

    The doorbell

    Promising review: “I did a lot of research before buying this doorbell and I am happy that I did. It definitely provides all quality as described. It was easy to install and the quality of the video is outstanding. I live on a very busy street and the doorbell does not alert me to every passing car or person walking their dog. I get alerts only when someone is on my walkway or porch. I can watch the live feed at any time or go back and review videos at any time because of the 24/7 recording. I highly recommend it!”Target reviewer

    Price: $229

    28. A roll of peel-and-stick wallpaper in a Mediterranean tile pattern so you can transform your bathroom into an Italian oasis. This pattern also works great above a fireplace or as a vibrant kitchen back splash. Each roll is about 28 square feet.

    The blue and white wallpaper in a bathroom

    Promising review: “Exactly what I expected! Looks great around my fireplace to cover old ugly tiles in my rental!” —HW

    Price: $29.99

    29. A set of textured-weave curtains that’ll be both chic and functional. These curtains filter light while adding a level of comfort to your living room. What’s more? The drapery panel slips right onto a curtain rod, making these curtains really easy to hang.

    The beige curtains hanging in front of a large window

    Promising review: “Ordered these to put in place of our vertical blinds for our sliding glass door. Very happy with these. Nice texture. Didn’t want blackout... these let some light through, but not sheer or see-through.” —Smenton

    Price: $25 (available in four colors and four sizes)

    30. An oversized wall clock to add an air of sophistication to your living room or dining room. This timepiece boasts a rustic wood frame and a satin black finished Roman numeral grill — Caesar would approve!

    The clock

    Promising review: “This clock is great! Not too big, not too small. It’s a little rustic, but could go with many decor styles. I purchased it for our cabin, which has a lot of different colored wood everywhere. I think it looks great. It’s also a very good price for the size (I also got it on sale). I’m very happy with it.” —Target reviewer

    Price: $35

    31. And a desktop tic-tac-toe set that’ll add some fun and entertainment to your space in an instant. Display it on your coffee table so guests can play, or keep it in your home office as a decorative distraction.

    The tic tac toe set

    Promising review: “I just redid my living room with a mid-century modern feel. Perfect accent piece for the coffee table.” —Tiffany W

    Price: $10.99


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