Looking for some inexpensive ways to spruce up a room? You don’t have to break the bank purchasing expensive home accents and overpriced décor. With a keen eye, you can find incredible home decor to makeover any room at prices that even nearly-broke college students can afford!
Ready to find a great new piece for your living room, dining area, or bedroom? Here are 21 home décor items under $25 to elevate your space.
Elodie Place Mat
Are you decorating your apartment or home with a boho-inspired style? The Elodie Place Mat adds color, pattern, and texture to any dining table or breakfast nook.
Made with natural straw, each placemat is handwoven in a unique geometric pattern. Every one includes its own slight variations, setting the perfect mood for any casual dining experience.
Use in an unexpected way and hand on the wall for a unique piece of wall art.
Available at Anthropologie, $24
Glass and brass accents make the Tiana Frame a chic addition to a room in need of a bit of metallic glitz and casual glamour. This resin frame features a simple yet elegant design with inlaid accents that add a subtle bit of sparkle.
The neutral color makes it perfect for framing a black and white photo or a colorful pic.
Available at Anthropologie, $24
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Honey-Can-Do Small Black Vertical Shelf
Display a framed photo, a small clock, a book or other decorative objects on this Small Black Vertical Shelf. This small wall shelf features a solid black frame surrounding a small wooden shelf that seemingly floats in mid-air.
One is perfect for use on a small wall that needs a decorative accent. Two or more grouped together makes for an even bigger impact!
Available at Nordstrom Rack, $19.97
Faux Fur Accent Pillow
Add a touch of soft, cozy style to any couch, bed, or accent chair with this Faux Fur Accent Pillow. Super plush in poly faux fur, this throw pillow is rich with texture, making it perfect for curling up with when you’re relaxing, reading or lounging in front of the TV.
The neutral color makes it easy to pair with colorful or neutral upholstery.
Available at Nordstrom Rack, $19.97
Fabric Table Lamp
undefinedWith a linen fabric shade in a cylinder shape, the Fabric Table Lamp is ideal for use in any modern or industrial space. This lamp is crafted with a round wooden base, and the drum lampshade has a Zen-like vibe. It’s a stylish option that you can use in your living space, bedroom or home office.
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Use a soft white bulb to create a warm, comfortable glow or use a cool bulb to create a brighter, whiter room.
Available at Amazon, $20.99
Oval Vintage Wall Mirror
Add a touch of romance to any bedroom, bathroom or entryway with this Oval Vintage Wall Mirror. Ornate carvings and a bright white finish give this plastic mirror a feminine, vintage feel, while the small shape offers the versatility to place it in almost any space.
Incorporate it into a gallery wall or hang it alongside other mirrors in different shapes to turn a bland wall into a stylish statement.
Available at Amazon, $22.97
Lotus Mandala Boho Wall Hanging
Boho style means different things to different people, but we can all agree that the Lotus Mandala Boho Wall Hanging has a relaxed, casual vibe and makes a beautiful focal point.
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Made from macramé with fringed tassels, this round wall hanging is made to order, so you can choose from a variety of sizes and colors to coordinate with your existing décor.
Available at Etsy, $22.00 and up
Bamboo Wine Rack
In a Japanese-inspired motif, this Bamboo Wine Rack can hold up to twelve bottles of your favorite cabs, chardonnays, and rosés.
Carved from 100% natural bamboo in a light wood finish, this wine rack features four curved tiers that can hold three bottles each. Not only is it functional and stylish, but it’s eco-friendly too!
Place it in the center of your dining room sideboard, display it on a bar cart, or position it on your kitchen counter. It’s a space-saving option that allows you to stack your bottles in layers. It will take up much less space than standing twelve bottles side by side upright.
Available at Overstock, $21.89
Floretta Tea Towel
Add a hint of romance to any kitchen, cake display, or dessert table with the floral and feminine Floretta Tea Towel. Crafted from 100% cotton, this tea towel has a vintage-inspired design accented with colorful blossoms and blooms.
Just imagine how pretty this would be beside a tiered cupcake stand, a set of vintage teacups or a classic cake plate filled with yummy treats.
If you’re looking to splurge just a bit, Juliska makes an entire Floretta collection of plates, cups, and serving trays.
Available at Bloomingdale’s, $20
Glass Storm Cloud
If storm chasing is your thing, you’ll adore the Glass Storm Cloud. This decorative liquid-filled weather predictor crystalizes in different patterns as the barometric pressure changes.
Makes a great addition to the bookcase or desk or window sill or any weather nerd!
While it may take a few weeks to acclimate to your home, eventually it will start predicting weather just like the one invented by Robert Fitzroy.
Available at Uncommon Goods, $25
Faux Leather Storage Ottoman
The smaller your home or apartment, the more important it becomes to have hidden storage compartments. And the Faux Leather Storage Ottoman is exactly that. In a cube shape with a removable lift-top lid, this ottoman serves three purposes.
You can use it as a footrest. You can use it as another seat. You can use it as a storage container for all sorts of household items.
Fill it with guest blankets, extra sheets and towels or magazines and books. It has a versatile look that you can position in the corner of your living room or at the foot of your bed.
Available at Home Depot, $21.17
Wood Owl Eyeglasses Holder
Rustic yet modern, the Owl Eyeglass Holder is the perfect addition to any rustic or eclectic home decor. Place it on a bookshelf, add it to your nightstand or use it on your desk to keep your glasses right where you can find them.
Craved from a single piece of sheesham wood by Fair Trade artisans in India, this little guy is a charming piece of decor with or without your specs. Ask any home decorating blogger, and they will tell you it’s all about the little details when it comes to budget decorating.
Available at Uncommon Goods, $25
Ceramic Bud Vase
In unfinished ceramic, the Ceramic Bud Vase can be painted or decorated in any color or style you prefer. Perfect for those who love a good DIY project.
Already kiln-fired and ready for decoration, this vase can be adorned with paint, decoupage, appliques or markers. The clean geometric lines give it a sleek, modern look, but you can decorate it any way you like.
When you’re done personalizing this vase, use it as a decorative piece of art or fill it with buds or flowers. It looks great whether there’s something in it or not.
Available at Wayfair, $21.99
Stretch Chair Seat Covers
Give your dining room chairs or kitchen chairs a brand new look with this set of four Stretch Chair Seat Covers.
Made from stretch spandex with a textured finish, these seat covers are designed to fit around various open-back chairs. They can be removed with ease, and they’re machine washable for easy cleaning and maintenance.
These chair covers come in a variety of colors, so you can give your kitchen or dining table a fresh new feel without having to buy any new furniture.
Available at Amazon, $23.99
Half Moon Planter
Add a bit of whimsy and mystique to any room in your home with the Half Moon Planter. In a bronze finish shaped like the moon, this little planter is perfect for displaying and growing tiny plants, succulents, and all sorts of greenery.
Depending on what you plant inside, you can place it on a windowsill to give your plants full sun or position on a bookshelf or a bedside table. The metallic finish is easy to mix and match with all different types of décor.
Available at Urban Outfitters, $14.00
Paris Decorative Wall Clock
Add some Parisian-inspired flair to your living room or bedroom with the Paris Decorative Wall Clock. Featuring a carved look with a resin frame and an oil-rubbed bronze finish, this clock evokes the romance Old World France with Roman numerals around the face.
The bronze finish is easy to coordinate with various fixtures and hardware accents, while the neutral face looks beautiful against a solid white wall or colorful accent wall.
Available at QVC, $21.99
Hydropod Glass Bowl
Grow herbs on a windowsill or your kitchen counter in the Hydropod Glass Bowl. Made from frosted glass and plastic, this small round bowl allows you to grow herbs hydroponically, without the need for any dirt or soil.
It comes with plant food powder, a coconut husk pith and basil seeds to grow basil, but you can use it to grow all sorts of fresh herbs.
Available at Crate and Barrel, $25.00
Hand-Dipped Stoneware Vases
Add a touch of modern, natural style to any room with these Hand-Dipped Stoneware Vases from West Elm. Available in different sizes and shapes, these stoneware vases feature a neutral two-tone design made from natural stoneware.
What makes them so unique is that each one is partially dipped in a glaze, creating a two-tone effect with both shiny and matte textures.
Place one or more on a mantel, on a bookshelf or a table. With or without flowers or greenery, they have a cool, natural look that works great with any color palette.
Available at West Elm, $17 and up
Add both style and function to any tabletop with this set of four Geo Coasters from Crate and Barrel. In a fun and funky black and white motif, these round coasters feature four geometric patterns on durable stoneware with cork backings.
The contrasting black and white patterns look cool even if they’re stacked in the corner of your tabletop and not holding any drinks on top.
They’re perfect for use in any modern home, and the affordable price makes them an ideal (aka inexpensive) housewarming gift the next time you visit a friend in their new apartment.
Available at Crate and Barrel, $12.95
Project 62 Gold Accent Lamp
It’s easy to find dozens of affordable home accents at Target, but this Gold Accent Lamp is one of our favorites. Sleek and modern, but with a retro vibe, this lamp features a dome-shaped metal base with a drum shade that creates an interesting contrast.
Place it on an end table in your living room or put it on a nightstand beside your bed for a luxe look.
Available at Target, $19.99
Artesia Natural Rattan Bowl
As a purely decorative item, as a stylish addition to a tabletop or as a catchall by the door for phones and keys, the Artesia Natural Rattan Bowl serves many purposes.
Handcrafted from rattan with wood handles, this bowl has a natural, organic look that coordinates with any rustic, boho or casual room design. This piece is made in Indonesia and pairs with an entire collection of utensil baskets, trays, placemats and other tabletop items.
Available at Crate and Barrel, $24.95
Where Can You Find Home Décor for Under $25?
With online retailers more competitive for your business than ever before, it’s easy to find affordable and stylish home décor in every style for any home look.
For unique, one-of-a-kind items, check out Etsy. Many of the artists on Etsy custom make items to your specifications, allowing you to pick up home accents that no one else has. Browsing through the home decor items for sale is a great way to find inspiration for a new home decorating ideas.
And don’t assume that expensive retailers and high-end brands don’t have anything in your price range. They probably do! Almost every store on earth puts items on sale at some point, so check through the clearance sections of luxury retailers. You might be able to find décor at as much as 80% or 90% off.
And never underestimate the treasures you can find in a thrift store, at an estate sale, a flea market or yard sale. With the right eye, you can turn that 25 bucks into multiple items and change your whole room. A discount piece of furniture and a can spray paint is all you need for a DIY project worthy of something you would see on HGTV.
Now that you have some ideas and know where to shop, get to it! With just one or two small accents, you can give any room in your home a fresh new look.
Who really needs an interior designer when you have the power of the internet anyway?
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21 Home Decor Items Under $25:
- Elodie Place Mat
- Tiana Frame
- Honey-Can-Do Small Black Vertical Shelf
- Faux Fur Accent Pillow
- Fabric Table Lamp
- Oval Vintage Wall Mirror
- Lotus Mandala Boho Wall Hanging
- Bamboo Wine Rack
- Floretta Tea Towel
- Glass Storm Cloud
- Faux Leather Storage Ottoman
- Wood Owl Eyeglasses Holder
- Ceramic Bud Vase
- Stretch Chair Seat Covers
- Half Moon Planter
- Paris Decorative Wall Clock
- Hydropod Glass Bowl
- Hand-Dipped Stoneware Vases
- Geo Coasters
- Project 62 Gold Accent Lamp
- Artesia Natural Rattan Bowl
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