The Best Wastebaskets on Amazon (That Are Surprisingly Cute)

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Let's face it: Most wastebaskets aren't very fun to look at. And while some people are lucky enough to have room to stick one under a sink or in a closet, the rest of us are forced to stash our trash cans in plain sight.


Luckily, we did a little digging and discovered a few sleek and stylish trash bins you can order with ease on Amazon. Don't believe us? From a cool crumpled wastebasket to a gold geometric stunner, here are eight trash cans on Amazon that are surprisingly easy on the eyes.

Yamazaki Home 3132 Como Trash Can, $19.50

The only thing better than a good-looking trash can is one that moves from room to room with ease. This simple Japanese-inspired waste bin is designed with a wooden handle so you can pick it up and move it around with you.

mDesign Slim Plastic Rectangular Small Trash Can, $9.99

Looking for a tiny trash bin that you won't mind showing off in your bathroom? This petite cutie comes in 23 pretty colorways and is slim enough to squeeze into any sliver of bathroom space.

Umbra Treela Small Trash Can, $15

A little faux wood goes a long way on a trash can. This sleek cylinder-shaped trash can is composed of durable plastic and features a simulated wood finish that won't warp or stain like the real deal could.


Essey BinBin Wastepaper Basket, $56.98

If you thought there was no such thing as an artsy trash can, then it's time to think again. This cool, crumple-style wastebasket made of hard polyethylene makes a stylish statement piece in any space.

Umbra Woodrow Wastebasket, $22

Scandinavian design lovers rejoice: We found the perfect trash can for you! Clean-lined and sophisticated, this modern wastebasket is constructed of treated wood and boasts a smooth matte finish to boot.

iDesign Formbu Wood Wastebasket, $18.54

Searching for a small, boho-style trash can with organic appeal? This compact wastebasket features a bamboo veneer and a rectangular design that will fit inside even the most cramped of spaces.

U Brands Metal Trash Can, $29.99

Prefer your trash cans with a bit of pizzazz? This eye-catching geometric wastebasket is made of gold metal wire and creates instant visual interest in any room.

mDesign Rectangular Metal Trash Can Wastebasket, $17.99

This cute metal trash tucks nicely into small spaces and comes in 13 swanky finishes, including rose gold, marble, and mint green.


Caroline Biggs is a writer living in New York City. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Apartment Therapy, Refinery 29, and more.

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