16 Small Pieces Under $100 That Will Upgrade Your Bedroom

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Does your bedroom need some serious help, but you don't quite have the jangle in your pocket for a full-on makeover? No worries at all! We have some favorite items — from art to rugs — all under $100, that'll really put their all into making your bedroom a relaxing oasis.

1. All Roads Design Open Market Pillow, $88

A pretty statement throw pillow adds a touch of luxury to any bed. This one is designed by a Los Angeles-based studio.

2. Muji Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser, $69.50

If there's one thing we know, it's that your bedroom is meant to be a stress-free environment. Try filling this diffuser with scents known to calm, such as lavender or chamomile.

3. Gainer Basic Solid Blackout Thermal Grommet Curtain Panels, $48.65

An easy step toward deeper sleep? Installing blackout curtains. They block out pesky street lamps at night, and, of course, the sun as it rises in the morning.

4. Dohm by Marpac Natural White Noise Sound Machine, $49.99

Once you try out this white noise machine, you'll wonder how you ever slept without it. It blocks out the irksome background noises that apartment living brings for a truly uninterrupted sleep.

5. DreamFoam Bedding Gel Swirl Memory Foam Mattress Topper, starting at $54.99

Is your mattress leaving your back feeling some type of way? An easy upgrade is a mattress topper. It's more affordable than buying a whole new mattress — that much is for sure.

6. Iso-Cool Memory Foam Pillow, $36.54

If you've never tried a memory foam pillow, take this as a sign to do so! They add that extra pinch of luxury you deserve after a long day's work.

7. Urban Outfitters Firefly String Lights, $24

Romantic and delicate, these string lights offer magic to your bedroom. Hang them along your bed's canopy, on your walls, or anywhere your heart desires, really.

8. Barefoot Dreams CozyChic Vertical Stripe Throw Blanket, $78.90

This is the softest blanket you'll ever feel — just so you know.

9. Threshold Kenya Fleece Accent Rug, $26.99

Lay down an area rug so you won't have to step directly onto the cold, hard floor on those frigid winter mornings. You could even hop on the rug layering trend and purchase a couple.

10. Bella by Illume Tin Candle in Island Moonlight, $10.99

Pro tip: This candle from Target smells almost identical to the famed Volcano candle sold at Anthropolgie. And it comes in at approximately half the price.

11. Society6 Decor Large Art Print by Sarah Eisenlohr, $37.99

There's nothing that screams "I just moved in!" quite like blank walls. Art packs a major punch in any bedroom. This special art print sold by Society6 is made to order.

12. Room Essentials Jersey Sheet Set Solids, starting at $13.99

These are the comfiest sheets out there — we promise. They feel like your favorite T-shirt and come in a variety of fun colors and prints.

13. Cole and Grey Metal Wire Table Lamp, $64.99

A statement nightstand lamp can really help change up the look of your room. This one features geometric copper-finished iron wires, which can add a bit of edge to any space.

14. Hook And Stem Co. Midcentury Modern Plant Stand with Square Legs, starting at $34.99

This midcentury-style plant stand is handmade of locally sourced wood. A big plant in a beautiful stand makes an awesome bedroom statement piece.

15. Cheval Thin Profile Floor Standing Mirror in Silver, $99.99

If you've jumped up and down trying to see how your shoes look with your outfit in front of the bathroom mirror one too many times, we feel you. But you know there's a solution to that, right? Invest in a standing mirror, already! They're not only extremely practical, but also look nice.

16. Wrought Studio Tripod Floor Lamp, $57.99

Harsh lighting is a no-no, so why not add a floor lamp into the mix? This tripod has a linen shade and features neutral colors that would work in most spaces.


Carolin Lehmann is an Associate Editor at Hunker. She's a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism and has previously written for HuffPost, Seventeen magazine, and a variety of local news outlets. As a studio apartment dweller, she's always on the lookout for new ways to decorate a rental on a budget.

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