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    22 Perfect Gifts That’ll Make Your Home So Much Better

    These gifts will instantly upgrade any home.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A chic velvet accent chair that will soon become the object of all your affection. (Hopefully your significant other will understand.)

    Promising review: “This chair is great quality. I purchased the gray one, and it's exactly like the photos. The velvet is very soft and in great condition. The seat’s height is good if you want to fit it under a desk or table. Plus, the chair is actually pretty deep, so taller people should also be fine sitting in it. The assembly was also very simple!” —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $129.90 (available in two colors).

    And check out our full list of the best chairs you can buy on Amazon.

    2. A set of heartwarming elephant shakers so you can sprinkle a little love onto every dish you eat.

    The ceramic shakers should be hand-washed only.

    Promising review: “These little shakers are adorable. My mother-in-law absolutely loved them, and surprisingly, with her vast collection of all things elephant, did not have anything like this set.” —Sarah

    Get them from ModCloth for $15.

    3. A Shark Genius Steam Pocket Mop System, which'll keep sealed hard floors of all kinds clean, sanitized, and looking like perfection.

    The steam mop uses washable, dual-sided Dirt Grip Pads to clean and sanitize sealed floors. It also features touch-free technology, which allows you to remove dirty pads with the press of a button. Plus, its "Intelligent Steam Control" system allows you to customize your steam levels for specific cleaning tasks.

    Promising review: “I've owned a couple of Shark Steam mops over the years but this one is unbelievable. My two English springer spaniels have provided me with the opportunity to see if it can stand the test of time. I paid more to have the variable steam, and I can honestly say it is worth every penny. The machine is a true workhorse. What I like most is I don't need to spray anything on the toughest spots. The highest steam level breaks right through the grime.” —Elaine Hatch

    Get it from Amazon for $118.

    4. An LED magnifying mirror so you’ll have the best lighting and view to create all your boss makeup looks.

    Promising review: “I wish I would have purchased this a very long time ago. My eyebrows look amazing now! I placed it right on my big mirror over the sink. It looks great, and the light is very bright.” —Rvtgirl

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    5. A mini artificial plant to treat your space to some adorable greenery without having to worry about keeping the adorable plant alive.

    The artificial plants come potted in paper pulp planters that should not be placed in water.

    Promising review: "This pot is a small piece of decor. But it really added a sense of warmth and coziness to my shelving unit that I wasn't expecting. I originally purchased this to update some old decor. I just wanted something resembling greenery as it's hard for me to keep real plants in my basement apartment. I wasn't anticipating being so pleased with this item, but I must say it is adorable!” —Kristy T. Kropf

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in nine styles).

    6. A Squatty Potty so you and your guests' ~alone time~ will be so much more pleasant, possibly making your bathroom the most popular room in your home.

    Just make sure you have some Poo-Pourri on deck, and all should be good.

    Promising review: "Although the stance is a bit awkward to experience at first, the results are immediate. After finishing, my lower abdomen is so much more relaxed than a bowel movement without the Squatty. There is none of the strain, tightness, or cramping I usually feel in my lower abdomen when using the bathroom.” —S. Levine

Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    7. An adorable porcelain dog lamp that’ll work great as an accent light or night light. 4940821/

    Get it from World Market for $23.99.

    8. A cool-mist humidifier for adding moisture to the air, which will help to hydrate your skin and hopefully have you sleeping a little better.

    Plus, it has a night light feature and auto shut-off option, so you don’t have to worry about it running once the water gets low.

    Promising review: “This humidifier is wonderful. I sleep better and when I wake up my nose is no longer dried out and my headaches have gone away. It really adds moisture to the air.” —April

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    9. A mini slow cooker for warming up small portions and making it easier to cook breakfast dishes like oatmeal.

    Promising review: “We mainly use this slow cooker for oatmeal. Add cool water and steel-cut oats the night before, leave it on warm overnight, and awaken to breakfast. It makes enough oatmeal for four big portions!” —Brady Smith

    Get it from Amazon for $12.79+ (available in three sizes and four colors).

    10. An over-the-cabinet hair tools holder to take your bathroom organization to max levels.

    Promising review: “We moved into a house with less space for storage in the bathroom, and I needed a place for my hair dryer and curling iron that still left me enough storage for other items. This worked perfectly. My hair dryer is a ceramic one and very heavy. I was worried at first about the width of the holder, but it was wide and sturdy enough to hold it. It really cleared up space under my sink!” —M. Walker

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in seven finishes).

    11. A fierce dinosaur lamp that'll scare away all the strange things as you sleep in its warm glow. #Rawrrr

    Promising review: “I love my T-rex! This guy became a night light for our room. It makes me smile. He has a soft glow and sits nicely on any surface.” —Shannon

    Get it from ModCloth for $39 (available in stegosaurus and T-rex styles).

    12. A darling set of metal trunks with rose gold hardware that can be used for storage as well as a chic alternative nightstand or end table.

    Promising review: “I bought these to use for shoe storage in my bedroom and they look great! The two of them hold all the shoes that were on my ugly, tiered fabric shoe rack. The trunks are attractive, simple, and an affordable upgrade to our room.” —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $99.99+ (available in five colors and as a two-piece or three-piece).

    13. An awesome outlet shelf perfect to hold small bathroom necessities like an electric toothbrush, clippers, or your phone while you're showering.

    Promising review: “This shelf is made of high-quality plastic and is fairly sturdy. The design makes this perch fit a wide variety of outlet covers. I used it on a regular-sized outlet cover, and there was plenty of room to spare if used on a larger outlet cover. And the hole in the top is a very convenient place to put my charger cable through.” —Kevin Haney

    Get it from Amazon for $9.79 (available in three colors).

    14. A Furbo so keeping close watch over your pup — and feeding them yummy treats — will be so much easier while you're away. 4940821&

    The camera features 1080p HD video, 168-degree wide-angle views and a night vision camera. It also features two-way audio, and allows you to fling treats to your dog using voice commands.

    Get it from Furbo for $249.

    Read more about the Furbo here.

    15. A gleaming glass and satin-finished gold coffee table and side table that might tempt you to buy all new furniture to match its gorgeousness. 4940821&

    Promising review: “This is such a cute side table that would work perfectly in a variety of homes! Everything that is needed for assembly comes packaged together. You truly don't need to supply a single tool. I know ready-to-assemble furniture can be daunting. But I was surprised by how easy this was to put together. It only took 15 minutes to assemble! The table is lightweight and it's sleek. The simple design is beautiful and versatile!” —JRae


Get them for Walmart: coffee table for $75 (available in two finishes) and the side table for $49.

    16. A vibrant set of nonstick cookware that can brighten up your kitchen with all kinds of rainbow-colored amazingness.

    The 15-piece cookware set includes four pots with matching glass lids, a fry pan, a sauté pan, and five cooking utensils. All the pieces are nonstick. The cookware is oven-safe, but should only be hand-washed. It is also recommended that you hand-wash the cooking utensils.

    Promising review: "So far I am really love this cooking set! They're all non-stick, and all of the sauce pans have lids, which is perfect. It also comes with some utensils. I really love the bright colors. I would definitely recommend this to anyone who needs a variety of things when moving into a new place." —Kelly Dickerson

    Get the 15-piece set from Amazon for $59.99+ (also available in all-black).

    17. A dashing Persian-style area rug you can guarantee will fill your bedroom or living room with pure elegance.

    The rug features stain-resistant polypropylene fabric, a non-slip rubber back, and a fade-resistant, low-profile surface pile.

    Promising review: "This is a great rug. I put it in the kitchen over an area where there are nicks and cuts in the linoleum. It looks so good and works well! It’s a great value for the money.” —Sophia Fleur

    Get it from Amazon for $23.06+ (available in three colors and nine sizes).

    18. A copper-colored string light to hang anywhere in your home you need a little extra magic (and a warm ambient glow).

    The string light is 66 feet long with a 5-foot power cord.

    Promising review: “This light string is a gorgeous copper color. And while it is extremely flexible, you can def feel the strength of the wire when shaping it. So you don't need to be gentle with these. They can be manipulated into any shape you wish. The LEDs are equally spaced along the wire and fixed securely in place. They are tiny but perfect. When switched on, you have a lovely warm, amber glow.” —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    19. A stylish wood and metal cart with a gold-toned finish you can use as a side table, extra storage space, or as a spot to store all your bar tools and favorite liquor bottles.

    Promising review: "This bar cart was perfect for my husband and me. It’s very trendy, pretty, and very well-made.” —Aski

Get it from Target for $149.99.

    20. A comfy Brooklinen sheets bundle to upgrade your linens from basic to badass.

    The seven-piece set includes a flat sheet, fitted sheet, duvet cover, and four pillowcases. The sheets are 270 thread count and the duvet cover has an internal corner tie and button closure.

    Promising review: “These sheets have been a great purchase! We ordered a second set, too. They are super soft, clean nicely, and make it a treat getting into bed at night.” —Kelsey R

    Get the seven-piece set from Brooklinen for $187.50+ (available in sizes twin–California king and in 15 sheet and duvet colors).

    21. A gorgeous set of champagne flutes so you can sip your bubbly in style.

    The set includes six dishwasher-safe flutes.


Get them from Sur La Table for $65.

    22. And a cult-favorite Instant Pot multi-use cooker that brings together seven kitchen appliances into one single pot you and your tasty recipes will love forever.

    The Instant Pot can be used as a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, sauté, yogurt maker, and warmer.

    Promising review: “This pot saved my life. I love beans and they cook so quickly now. My lentils are cooked so evenly. It saves me so much time and my food tastes so much better.” —Raj Dayal

    Get it from Amazon for $67.99+ (available in three sizes).

    Read a detailed review of the Instant Pot.

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

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