Shopping for new home décor items is never straightforward. Actually, in most cases, the task feels like a mission impossible.
Instinctively we know "you get what you pay for," so when we're looking to accessorize the best armchair or remodel our living room, we gravitate towards pieces that appear high-end and designed for longevity.
The downside? We can't afford said pieces, so we end up committing to more "affordable" pieces; despite knowing the optics are not in their favor.
But what if we didn't equate price with quality? What if there were pieces that looked and felt high-end and so luxurious but didn't put us broke; could there be such a thing? There is, and we've found it.
Amazon is a goldmine for home décor items that look high-end and won't break the bank. Oh, and to prove that we put our money where our mouth is.
From the best backsplashes (to rival the best peel-and-stick wallpaper) to the most sensational shatter-proof set, we've gone ahead and rounded up nine home décor items that look so expensive that your guest will be lusting over them for years to come.
Don't believe us? Add these must-haves to your carts ASAP and see for yourself.
1. A shatter-resistant set to make meal prep a breeze
Clever Chef Striated 8 x 12 Inch Glass Cutting Board Set starting at $28.99, at Amazon
Locating home décor items for your kitchen is an absolute essential — one that often comes usually with a lofty price. Yet, here this four-pack cutting board set gives a compelling case that we were wrong. This shatter-resistant glass set is an excellent alternative to a wooden cutting board and looks so high-end. View Deal
2. This very dreamy decanter — to make entertaining as fashionable as it is fun
Smaier 1.5L U Shape Wine Decanter l
Was $32.99, Now $19.99, at Amazon
With the prospect of entertaining duties resuming soon, this dreamy decanter is an absolute must. Not only does it come equipped with a unique U-shaped design that will have the compliments rolling in, but the tapered top avoids spilling, which is nothing short of a miracle. View Deal
3. The most perfect pillow to retire to night-after-night
ZIMASILK 100% Mulberry Silk Pillowcase starting at $23.99, at Amazon
Ranking right up there with the best mattress is this perfect pillowcase — or at least, according to 27,600+ reviewers, that is. Designed from 100% silk, you'll find this choice feels just as expensive as it looks. Oh, and factor in the dozens of available colors? Consider us all sold. View Deal
4. A hands-free sensor that is equal parts sleek as it is sensible
SUNNIOR Aluminum LED Motion Sensor Sconce for $16.99, at Amazon
Light up any living room, closet, or kitchen area with the help of this plug-less sensor. Ideal for those looking to go hands-free, this light brings advanced detection technology to any room in your home and automatically turns on. Easily hang with adhesive tape or screws, and ta-da: prepare to brighten up your space for under $20!
5. This perfect planter to give your greenery room to grow
Peach & Pebble 5" Ceramic Planter Set starting at $45, at Amazon
Featuring a unique shape and stunning matte white glaze, this beautiful porcelain ceramic pot will give your plants the necessary room to grow.
6. A trendy tile backsplash to instantly update your kitchen (without breaking the bank!)
Collections Etc Multi-Colored Adhesive Mosaic Backsplash Tiles for $24.98, at Amazon
Here at Real Homes, we love a quick update, and ranking right next to the best peel-and-stick wallpaper is this trendy tiled choice. This easy-to-apply backsplash will add a designer feel to any kitchen (or bathroom), and with a handful of variations up to grabs, you can't go wrong.
7. Add additional privacy to your windows with this chic cover
Coavas Window Film Privacy Cover starting at $6.49, at Amazon
8. Reach for this trio of canisters to keep your products stored and stylish
mDesign Plastic Round Countertop Canister (Set of 3) for $24.99, at Amazon
Cotton balls, q-tips, or any additional beauty products — you name it, these countertop canisters will keep them stored. Featuring a small, medium, and large-sized jar, shoppers can choose from a handful of metals and variations to ensure that their home rivals the most luxurious five-star hotel. View Deal
9. An affordable accent stool that is so sophisticated, you'll want one in every room
Modway Haste Contemporary Modern Hourglass Accent Stool l
Was $59.25, Now $45.67, at Amazon
10. A stylish storage solution that also doubles as a seat
Harmati Sherpa Storage Bench l
Was $159.99, Now $139.99, at Amazon
The clean lines and solid wood legs give this white sheepskin ottoman bench its understated modern look, while soft upholstery and a high-density foam cushion make this upholstered bench the perfect addition to any room in need of both a comfortable seat and additional storage.
11. These blackout curtains that keep the sun at bay
Deconovo Rod Pocket Blackout Curtains l
Was $28.99, Now $24.64, at Amazon
These blackout curtains are made from 100% high-quality polyester material and feature an innovative triple weave fabric construction with an inner layer that enhances the draping purposes. Perfect solution for your décor and makes your home comfortable.View Deal
12. A fabulously faux flower that Is suitable both indoors and outdoors
RECUTMS 8 Bundles Artificial Flowers l
Was $15.99, Now $13.99, at Amazon
13. Channel your inner Joanna Gaines and create a gorgeous gallery wall
ArtbyHannah 8 Pack Gallery Wall Kit l
Was $39.99, Now $33.99, at Amazon
This assortment of gallery frames is crafted from recycled high-quality PS material, featuring transparent glass that inspires a clear viewer than traditional Plexiglass for a long-lasting look. View Deal
14. This high-powered LED light to inspire the most Instagrammable selfies
Butylux 32x24 inch Wall Mounted LED Bathroom Mirror l
Was $152.99, Now $142.79, at Amazon
This full-touch control bathroom mirror light offers both uniform and soft light. The color temperature can switch from 3000k warm white to 6000k daylight. Also, there's a long touch button that adjusts the light intensity from 10% - 100% according to your need, brings comfortable visual lighting in your bathroom, no flicker, no UV.View Deal
15. An all-inclusive set of chic canisters that can be used in various rooms
Tzerotone 2.5 oz 20 Piece Glass Jar l
Was $34.99, Now $29.74, at Amazon
This 20-piece canister set offers a healthy and easy way to store powders, tidy up and organize anything else that requires additional storage. Constructed from durable and resistant borosilicate glass with a natural bamboo lid and silicone ring, they're as fashionable as they are functional.