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    Updated on Dec 12, 2018. Posted on Nov 20, 2017

    24 Minimalist Home Products That Will Totally Soothe Your Soul

    I feel more relaxed already.

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    1. Wall hooks that fold up when they're not being used and double as a seamless piece of wall art.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Such an original and innovative design. I got this to hang my grandkids' dress-up clothes on when they are at my house. It works perfectly, and when the kids leave and capes and princess dresses get put away, the wall hooks just fold up and the entire thing becomes a wall design. This is such a great way to have wall hooks that don't look like the same old boring thing and I love the flexibility of getting rid of the hooks when they're not needed." —Leah

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (three colors) or Jet for $28.97 (white) or $29.99 (black and espresso).

    2. Floating cubist shelves to complement your home's ~industrial chic~ aesthetic.

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    Promising review (for the small shelf): "This is just what I needed! I love the minimalist design and the simple installation; it perfectly holds dry erase markers for my white board calendar. It's a wonderful little accent that complements the other rustic and industrial design elements I have in my home." —Mary

    Get the small shelf from Amazon for $40 and large one from Jet for $44.99 or Amazon for $51.

    3. An arched LED floor lamp that resembles a lightsaber — as all cool lamps should, tbh.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I needed more light at my desk but didn’t want anything large or obtrusive, so this floor lamp was the perfect answer. My cleaning lady didn’t even notice it was there with the light off! It was easy to put together and works well with my mostly modern decor. I also like the floor dimmer foot switch. It is very lightweight and thin but very bright, and not having to worry about bulb replacement is another plus." —JS1

    Get it from Amazon for $89.99 (two colors).

    4. A curvaceous wine carafe to let your precious wine breathe and aerate its molecules without going stale or oxidizing.

    uncommongoods.sjv.io

    Promising review: "The decanter is sleek and stylish, which fits perfectly with the lady of the house. We drink a lot of red wine, so the decanter gets plenty of use: it really helps open up the wines. It was also relatively inexpensive, but it looks a lot flashier than the price would indicate. Always a topic of conversation when hosting dinners." —Tony Manziel

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $29.99+.

    5. A luxurious marble coffee table and side table that scream — err, I mean politely comment at library noise levels — "I'm sophisticated AF."

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "It looks beautiful, the marble doesn’t look tacky, and it only took five minutes to put together!" —Ashley Mitchell

    Get the side table from Amazon for $60.71 or Walmart for $67.06 and the coffee table $119.09 or Jet for $169.99.

    6. Magical floating bookshelves definitely not invented by mere muggles.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is exactly what I was looking for, even though I wasn't looking for it. I was fixing up a spare room for my wife to relax. I stumbled on these while looking for a small wall mounted bookshelf. They were very easy to install. I used dry wall anchors and the screws that came with it are nice and long. I have about 5 good size books on one and it doesn't sag at all. It feels real sturdy and looks awesome." —Kin

    Get a set of three from Amazon for $19.90 or Walmart for $26.99.

    7. Hanging pendant lights in both simple, neutral colors and bright Pantone colors for a touch of light in whatever room you decide to plop down in.

    amazon.com

    Promising review (for the first light): "I really wanted that minimalist industrial look with this light, which I definitely got. I was surprised at how solid this product was because I had expected a 'regular' — think Ikea-esque — weighted socket, but the thing really carries itself well. I hung it as a little light next to my bed and it is so cute and functional! I have the switch right next to me so I don't have to reach over to turn it off." —Nat

    Get the first one from Amazon for $13.38+ (six colors/styles) and the second one from Fab for $66.95.

    8. A polished tree-like shelf that really ~stacks up~ compared to other less interesting, shorter shelves.

    uncommongoods.sjv.io

    Promising review: "I sent this to my son and daughter-in-law as a housewarming gift. My son showed me the assembled shelf and said that it was very easy to assemble and that the pieces fit nicely together. They love teak and were very happy with this shelf." —Cindy

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $75.

    9. A stunning tapestry featuring gold-bordered mountains and minimal details, because there needs to be a little bit of mystery, don't you think?

    anrdoezrs.net

    Promising review: "I was delightfully surprised by how big even the small size is! It's a bit thin and lightweight but I think that's beneficial when it comes to hanging it on the wall. I was very pleased with the quality of the print, as well as how quickly it shipped." —Avery B.

    Get it from Elisabeth Fredriksson on Society6 for $20.99+ (art print) or $43.99+ (tapestry).

    10. A faux leather futon or sleeper sofa that will withstand the ages (aka many friends drunkenly crashing on it).

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "SO easy to put together and easy to clean. It really is amazing quality for the price. Best deal on the Internet. People are always impressed and even more so when they find out it was from Amazon. Really modernizes any living space. Beautiful." —Mika

    Get the smaller sofa from Amazon for $172.79+ (eight colors) or Jet for $150+ (four colors) and the bigger sofa from Amazon for $429.28.

    11. Cute countdown blocks for all of your most important occasions like your fave artist's concert, birthday, and fated day they will meet and fall in love with you.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "My kids love being able to count down to their favorite events and it looks so nice on my counter; love this purchase!" —Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $40.99.

    12. A classy number-less clock because time doesn't need all those extra frills.

    amazon.com, shareasale.com

    Promising review: "I love this clock. A great conversation piece. And yes, it keeps the correct time. I bought a second one as a 'just because' gift for my Sister and she loves it!" —adonm1

    Get the first one from Amazon for $11.99+ (four colors) and the second one from Wayfair for $54.99+.

    13. A soothingly symmetrical wine rack that stores eight bottles at once — because you need backups of backups of backups.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is a great wine rack for the money. I love the clean modern look and the dark wood finish. Looks great on my kitchen counter." —J. Scheffler

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    14. Self-adhesive constellation decals for a super easy and quick room makeover that'll have you ~starry eyed~.

    bit.ly

    Get the constellation decals from Studio Picco on Amazon Handmade for $29.99 and the grid wallpaper (20.5 x 11 yards) from Nordstrom for $130.

    15. A 16-inch stainless steel magnetic knife bar so you can look freaking badass with all your knives hanging out in the open, but also save lots of space and avoid accidentally cutting yourself when fishing for knives inside your drawers.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "The magnets in this are strong enough to hold anything I've put on it from kitchen shears to a heavy meat cleaver. I purchased two and lined them together so I could get my complete set of kitchen knives off the countertop and avoid the safety hazard of storing them in a drawer. They work beautifully. I've had mine for five months and it hasn't shown any indication of failing or breaking." —Bama Nana

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    16. A shelved gunmetal/espresso desk that totally says, "I get my shit done."

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Easy to assemble. The size of the desk was perfect for my small study nook without looking or feeling tiny. The desk has a retro-ish style and the structure makes it look light without being flimsy. In my opinion, it also mitigates any potential clashing you might have with your existing office furniture." —M. Wery

    Get it from Amazon or Jet for $49.16+ (two colors).

    Get the desk without the shelf from Amazon for $44.79+ (two colors) or Jet for $59 (one color) and the matching end table from Amazon for $43+ (two colors) or Jet for $49 (two colors).

    17. A pair of metal wire organizers to use as chic photo hangers or whatever else you'd rather not get lost in the crazy avalanche of stuff that barely passes as a desk.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Great product to hang in a dorm for decoration or info purposes! I don't have a nightstand so this was a great thing to hang flyers and paper notifications on, and I used the attachable metal self that can also be bought with this product to hold additional supplies." —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $25.99.

    18. Gorgeous cursive wire sculptures that greet you day in and night out, as well as with every wine bottle consumed.

    amazon.com, anthropologie.com

    Promising review (for the "goodnight" sign): "This is a unique and beautifully-made item! I had my eye on it for quite awhile and truly was not able to find anything else like it. It now sits happily above our bed and the soft curves of the word 'goodnight' send waves of sweet sleep to our brains before we doze off! If you are thinking twice, just get it!" —Jaime88

    Get the "cheers" sign from Amazon for $37.75 and the "bonjour" or "goodnight" sign from Anthropologie for $48.

    19. A simple yet elegant sleepy eyes print to wish you well every night as you drift off to the lovely sounds of John Legend or Sara Bareilles crooning in the background.

    bit.ly

    *goes to sleep ~and~ wakes up with fabulous lashes*

    Get it from Wayfair for $35.99+ (three sizes; available with or without a frame).

    20. Acrylic mirror stickers that band together to create a magnificent work of art...and allow you to *make sure* you look 💯 and 🔥 before you leave home.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "It's a really cool concept and alternative when you do not have the money for glass pieces. I have these by my front door, so when you are about to leave, you can take one last look at yourself. These pieces instantly make your wall look modern." —Tony

    Get a set of 12 from Amazon for $12.99.

    21. A low-hanging clothing rack that is just as nice to look at as it is to, you know, hang clothes or stack shoes on or whatever.

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    *pretends to be a fashion assistant on a very important Vogue shoot*

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $119.

    22. A sturdy and sophisticated bed frame and headboard combo that says, "Yes, I'm an adult and I take my sleep very seriously."

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Easy to put together. I love how the components all came zipped up neatly inside the headboard, the velcro and the foam tape on the framing, and absolutely love how nice this whole set looks. My teenager will probably take this with her when she moves out." —Elizabeth A. Newman

    Get it from Amazon for $156.49+ (available in full, queen, and king) or a slightly more barebones metal one from Jet for $89.

    23. An asymmetrical grid shower curtain to disrupt the balance of your bathroom, but in a good way.

    bit.ly

    Get it from Wayfair for $31.50+.

    24. A ~curvy~ shelf that gives off the illusion of a fluffy cloud and closely hugs your toilet paper — because they need friends too.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love, love, love this! I hung a black decal of an umbrella and raindrops over it on my white wall and voilà: a cool and functional piece of art. What's also nice is that I always know how much paper I have left." —Jo B.

    Get it from Amazon for $125 (left) or $155 (right).

    You in your new surroundings:

    Studio Ghibli

    The reviews used in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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