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Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Living-Room Décor Accents That You Can Buy on Amazon

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Whether you watch Succession on your laptop or Strictly on a TV set, or you eat your dinner off your lap on the sofa or at a dining table, you probably spend a lot of time in your living room. And the smallest (not necessarily the most expensive) touches can help you move your living-room vibe from Ikea student flat to a sleek shared domicile. Below, find everything from a set of nesting coffee tables to a luxurious (faux) sheepskin.

Set of 2 Velvet Dining Chairs With Wood Effect Metal Legs

A set of pink velvet dining chairs that are Instagram famous — and a fun way to brighten your dining-table set without committing too much cash.

Beauty4U Gold Round Mirror

An on-trend circular mirror (available in gold or black).

Evergreen Indoor House Plants Lucky Dip x 3

A best-selling trio of evergreen indoor houseplants — be aware that this is a lucky dip, and the company might send you a selection from the following: Dracaena fragrans (corn plant), Dracaena marginata (Madagascar Dragon tree), Chamaedorea (Parlour palm), Ficus elastica (rubber plant), Dieffenbachia (dumb cane), Codiaeum (Croton), Fatsia (castor oil), Calatheas (prayer plant), Tradescantia, and Asplenium.

GPO Canterbury Retro-Style Light-Weight Polished Solid Wooden Table

A record stand that could just as easily double as a plant stand.

Artisanal Moroccan Leather Pouffe

Having friends over and not enough space on the sofa? Good thing you have this artisanal Moroccan leather pouffe. Be wary of buying cheaper options online — quite a few are cover only.

mDesign Ladder Style Towel Rail

A Strat-recommended laundry ladder.

Julian Bowen Amalfi Bent Nest of Tables, Glass, Clear

A set of nesting tables that look like they’re Murano glass but actually work out at under £40 apiece. The listing calls the tables ‘clear,’ but review photos show them up as a kind of sea green.

VORCOOL Fruit Wire Basket

Just a nice Conran-shop-y fruit bowl.

Minisun Modern Designer Style 3 Way Brushed Chrome Floor Lamp

A three-bulb lamp that gives a mid-century-modern touch, on a middle-of-the-month budget. There are plenty of colour combinations, but I think all-chrome looks the best.

RMG Octopus Shaped Candlestick Holder

A candlestick holder that looks like you picked it up at the marché aux puces in Marseilles rather than on Amazon.

UnBeelievable 100% Pure Beeswax Handmade Taper Candles Pair

And a set of handmade beeswax candles to put in your candlestick holder. These ones have a subtle honey smell and would work well as a small hostess gift, too!

Anglepoise Type 75 Desk Lamp

It’s always worth checking Anglepoise — there’s generally a deal, and it’s hard to go wrong with the classic desk lamp.

Mondaine SBB Wall Clock

A design classic that’s the official clock of the Swiss railway.

Faux Fur Sheepskin Rug 75 x 120 cm

A thick faux-sheepskin rug to casually throw over an armchair.

David Bowie Is

A coffee-table book from the sell-out V&A exhibition.

Premium Acrylic Perspex Side End Table

And that Bowie book would look great on this very 1990s-Habitat plastic table.

Southbank Exhibition Festival Britain 1951 Art Print

A vintage poster advertising the 1951 Festival of Britain at the Southbank Centre (available framed or unframed).

BrackenStyle Kitchen Dining Chair - Bentwood Style Metal

An indoor/outdoor dining chair that comes in a wide range of colours. If you don’t care too much about the colour (I love the yellow), then take a look and see which version is cheapest on the day.

Dried Craspedia Flowers

Some dried Craspedia flowers (a total Strategist favourite).

Handmade Ceramic Flower Vase

And a handmade ceramic vase to put them in.

Demiawaking Leopard-Print Faux-Fur Rug

A stain-resistant and (crucially non-static) faux-leopard-skin rug.

Bust of Marie-Antoinette by Boizot

What is a home without a bust?

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22 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Living-Room Dècor Accents