Whether you’re a first-time homeowner looking for inspiration, or simply looking to spruce up your home, one thing’s for sure—decorating doesn’t have to be intimidating.
Cosy up your living room with soft touches such as a pretty throw blanket that’s perfect for snuggling under during movie nights, or a beautiful handcrafted vase to house fresh blooms. Love hosting? Brighten up your dining area with a chic table runner that will do justice to your cooking.
For these and other ideas, check out this list of 9 affordable home decor items that can transform your space quickly and easily.
Amazon Brand Umi Velvet Pom Pom Cushion Covers (Set of 2)
These pretty cushion covers come in 17 jewel-like colours and promise to add a touch of sophisticated style to any living room sofa or bed. Made from plush velvet with neatly hidden zippers and trimmed with charming pom poms, they’re available in several different sizes and are also conveniently machine washable.
Ravaiyaa Handmade Cotton Quilted Decorative Throw Blanket
Is there anything that spells comfort more than snuggling into your couch after a long day at work? This stunning, super soft owl-printed throw will instantly brighten any space—and mood. Large enough to snuggle under with a bowl of buttery popcorn and a warm drink, it’s also conveniently machine washable and easy to clean.
The Urban Store 30" Distressed Gold Finished Wooden Round Wall Accent Mirror
Have an area that appears cramped? Add the illusion of space with this standout mirror in a lovely burnt gold finish. The reflective surface will make your room feel a little wider, while the intricate vintage-inspired frame will add a romantic touch to the room.
Ellementry Kifa Ecomix Vase
This gorgeous handmade vase works perfectly as a standalone piece or a showcase for fresh blooms. Crafted from glass and a sustainable material called ecomix that’s both light and durable, the vase has an organic feel that lends a soft touch to any room. Its subtle, neutral colours will also pair easily with most colour schemes.
Decal O Decal Vinyl Hanging Lamps Wall Reusable Self-Adhesive Stickers
Toying with the idea of refreshing your living room walls, but not quite sure if you’re ready to commit with a can of paint? Try these stick-on decals instead. The hanging lamps design offer a touch of whimsical elegance, while the bright hues add a pop of colour. Bonus—these are easy to stick on and remove, without leaving residue on your walls.
Bella Vita Organic Aroma Candles
Talk about a candle that not only smells good, but looks good too. These beautiful organic soy candles sit pretty in shades of burnt orange and lavender. When lit, each candle has a burn time of up to 15 hours, and gives off a soothing cinnamon or lavender scent. It’s the perfect accent to your living room or bedroom.
Collectible India Swan Love Birds Statue
Add an artisanal touch to your living area or bedroom with this hand-crafted, festive-hued pair of love birds that are a symbol of romance and good luck. Also makes a great gift for weddings, Valentine’s Day or Holi.
Art Grotto India Hydroponic Glass Vase Planter with Wooden Stand
Indoor plants can add lushness to any room in the home. This chic vase set makes it easy to add that green in—simply add water and pop in your favourite plant. Fun tip: Try mint, which will give off a lovely fragrance too.
Poshreya Cotton Table Runner
Level up your dinner parties with this chic table runner. Made from 100% cotton and available in 17 patterns, this offers a stylish backdrop to any scrumptious feast. Also works draped over your entryway table, or as a coffee table cover.
For other ways to refresh your home, check out these ideas:
· Alicia Souza’s gifting and home décor picks
· Celebrate the best of Bharat with handicrafts from state emporiums
· Made in India crafts you can buy for your home