11 Amazon finds under $50 that will make your home a little happier

These Amazon finds are cute, useful, and under $50

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There's a simple kind of joy in upgrading the basics around your home. Swapping out everyday essentials for better options that'll spark a little more joy. And what better place to find those things then on Amazon. 

Here, we're rounding up 11 Amazon finds for the home that are a little more fun, a little more stylish, and all around, just a little bit better than the basic version. Because if we're going to be stuck at home for a while, we might as well take the utmost joy in the little things. 

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DOWAN Porcelain Large Coffee Mug Set of 2-17 Ounces Microwave Safe and Oven Safe  | $16.99 for two at Amazon

Everyone needs a favorite coffee mug, and if you don't have one, this one looks like it could be a good contender. It's large, and has a wide mouth that's perfect for lattes, or curling up with while you read a good book.  It comes in white, light blue, or taupe.View Deal

WEEKENDER Ventilated Gel Memory Foam Pillow - Washable Cover - Standard Size | $29.99 at Amazon

We all need a good night's sleep more than ever right now, and a great pillow will bring you one step closer. This pillow actually nabbed a spot on our Best Pillow list, for the top budget memory foam buy.  It's breathable and made from CertiPUR US-certified foam so you can rest easy.View Deal

Secura Electric Wine Opener, Automatic Electric Wine Bottle Corkscrew Opener | $31.91 at Amazon

This high-tech corkscrew can pop the top off your bottle in mere seconds. It has a foil cutter, and the rechargeable battery can open up to 30 bottles on a single charge. Plus, it's a pretty shade of champagne gold, so it'll look cute on the bar cart, too. View Deal

MUBIN Cotton Buffalo Plaid Rug Black/White Check Rug and Doormat | $28.99 at Amazon

This indoor/outdoor rug can also be used as a doormat, or placed inside your entry for a spot to wipe your feet. We love the on-trend buffalo check, and the fact that it's under $35.View Deal

Artisan’s Anvil Copper Pitcher w/Copper Handle, Pure 100% Hammered Vessel, Handmade| $49.97 at Amazon

According to Ayurveda practices, water get a positive charge when stored in a copper vessel. Whether you're using it to store ice-cold lemon water in the fridge, or mix up a pitcher or Moscow Mules on a Friday night, this lovely jug is a stylish way to serve a drink.View Deal

400-Thread-Count 100% Cotton Sheet Pure White Queen-Sheets Set | Was $59.99, now $35.69 at Amazon

It's hard to beat the breathability of cotton sheets in the summer (and they're cozy in the cooler months, too). This 100 percent cotton set is stocked in twin, twin XL, full, queen, and king sizes and comes in a number of colors. Plus, it's currently on sale for 41 percent off. View Deal

Chihee Hammock Chair Large Hammock  | Was $45.99 now $39.99 at Amazon 

Why settle for a patio chair when you can have a hanging hammock chair? This version easily hangs from a tree branch, rafter or hook from the ceiling. View Deal

Hammam Linen 100% Cotton 27x54 4 Piece Set Bath Towels  | Was $49.99, now $42.99 at Amazon

Bath towels are another everyday essential that, when they're good, make life just a little bit better overall. These Turkish bath towels are extra large and made from 100 percent cotton for a luxe feel without spending a fortune. View Deal

Lulu Candles | Luxury Scented Soy Jar Candle  | $14.99 for two at Amazon

We've been big fans of Lulu Candles for more than a year now, for their strong scent, high-end smelling fragrances, and the fact that they're made from soy. A few of our favorite scents? Lemon & Vanilla Bean, Pineapple Evergreen, and Tobacco, Spice & Vanilla.View Deal

MyGift Mail Holder  | $17.50 at Amazon

Getting organized while you're spending more time at home? Why not upgrade that mail pile sitting on the counter to a neat organizer instead? View Deal

Victorinox Swiss Army Cutlery Fibrox Pro Paring Knife Set, 3-Piece  | $15.39 at Amazon

This knife set is one of those things where, once you own it, you'll wonder how you ever lived without it. It's so sharp, you'll want to be extra cautious the first few times you use it. View Deal