11 Decorative Benches Under $200 That Will Instantly Solve Your Storage Problem

overstock lift-top storage bench
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When you're short on space and looking for functional furniture, nothing beats a storage bench. Their narrow shape makes for the perfect entryway accent, cushions can provide extra seating, and hidden compartments act as ideal vessels for, well, storage. Embrace versatility on a budget with this roundup of 11 stylish storage benches under $200. From rustic to refined, we've got a solution for every style.

cubicals shoe storage bench
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Don't let the name fool you. While it works for shoes, this bench also pairs well with baskets to store everything from magazines and bags to linens and scarves.

amazon otto and ben storage bench
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Storage doesn't have to be silent. Scream spring with this attention-grabbing print.

target loring storage bench
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When minimalistic midcentury is at a modest price point. Talk about a win-win.

overstock storage bench
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Not into drawers? Add a warm feel to your space with this top-storage beauty that combines studded accents with reclaimed natural legs.

joss and main telesphorus upholstered storage bench
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High sides, bolster pillows, and piped edges prove that storage can be sleek.

overstock lift-top storage bench
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Wood for the win.

noble house orange ottoman
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Angled legs and upholstered fabric in an eye-catching color make this modern bench one not to be missed.

home depot international unfinished trunk
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Channel childhood memories and smells of cedar with this bench reminiscent of grandmother's storage trunk. The unfinished hardwood can be stained, making it a DIY dream.

world market pastel tufted velvet storage ottoman
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Need a footstool? Look no further. Seeking a nontraditional coffee table? We've found it. The compact, round design of this ottoman makes it a perfect multifunctional piece. The velvet upholstery in pastel and jewel tones wins major style points.

Style, simplicity, and the convenience of collapsible storage all on a shoestring budget.

home depot decor therapy montgomery storage bench
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Take the cubical out of the office and into the home with this rustic, cubby-based storage bench.


Stephanie Smith

Stephanie Smith

Stephanie Smith is a native New Yorker living in the Bay. Her work is largely in health and fitness, and her writing has appeared in publications including Adidas GamePlan A, Everyday Health, Fitbit.com, MensHealth.com, Aaptiv, and Daily Burn. Stephanie is a firm believer in morning coffee, hard work, and chasing the burn. When she's not whipping up protein-rich vegetarian meals or picking things up and putting them down, she's obsessing about throw pillows, mid-century must haves, and smart, small-space storage (#studioliving).