The best household items to buy on Amazon, from furniture to art prints

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You may know that Amazon is the place to buy cheap tech and household goods, but dig a little deeper and you’ll find plenty of other treasures to add to your cart.

The internet giant has millions of products waiting to be delivered to your doorstep, including some rather fancy homewares.

Over the past few years we have all learned that our homes are our sanctuaries, and although restrictions have been set aside, it is still our sanctuary from the world. So, whether you rent or own, add rooms that express your personality and make your home even more pleasant to live in.

From floor mats to statement throw pillows, from wall art to sculptural vases, Amazon might not be the most obvious place to look for dopamine-boosting trinkets, but we’re here to show you that you deceive.

We’ve rounded up a selection of the best homewares to bring your interiors to life.

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feminist art prints

Amazon

Bring your boring old walls to life with a feminist art print – or two, in this case. The 12 x 16 inch prints are unframed so you will need to purchase a set unless you plan to hang them as a poster.

Find more cool artworks here.

Wahson Velvet Modern Armchair Button Tufted Accent Chair with Ottoman

Wason

Putting our feet up is always an attractive prospect, but this chair and ottoman set lets you do it in style. It’s a bit more expensive, but considering the cost per session, it will pay for itself in no time. The upholstered wingback design is available in a range of colors and rests on elegant brass-coloured legs.

See our selection of side chairs here.

VonShef 2.4L Ice Bucket with Lid and Tongs

VonShef

Living a champagne lifestyle on a cava budget is normal for most people living in an expensive metropolis like London. But don’t let that stop you from sipping your evening service in style. VonShef’s Double Walled Mango Wood Ice Bucket is perfect for keeping your drinks chilled, from Lambrini to Lanson.

IKEA FRYKEN Box with lid, seagrass, set of 3

Ikea

When no amount of cheap hot dogs or Swedish meatballs can persuade you to stroll through IKEA’s giant market, head to Amazon. The site sells a number of homewares from the popular flatpack store, minus the hefty £40 delivery charge charged by IKEA. Bring home this set of three seagrass baskets and use them to hide everything from bathroom essentials to living room clutter.

Blanketswarm Sculpture Artistic Ceramic Head

Warm blankets

Gold beverage cart with two glass shelves

Amazon

No modern home is complete without a beverage cart, the keeper of your own happy hour. This one is mounted on casters and comes with two sturdy glass shelves to hold your favorite drinks and bar accessories. Measuring 61 x 38cm, it also makes a great plant stand.

Find more beverage carts here.

Well Woven Noble Medallion Light Blue Persian Rug

Well-woven

Rugs are wallpaper for the floor – only you can wash them too. If you love vintage kitsch but don’t have the deep pockets usually required for a Persian rug, head over to Amazon where you can pick up this reproduction at a very affordable price. This beautifully decorated rug measures 160 x 220 cm, although other sizes and colors are available.

Do you have another look in mind? Find our edition of best floor mats here.

Sass & Belle Tilted Terracotta Totem Vase

Sass&Belle

It’s the details that make a house a home. Breathe new life into your interiors with a splash of warm color from Sass & Belle. The brand’s dolomite vase adds freshness to mantelpieces and shelves. Fill it with fresh or dried flowers or use it as a pen holder on your WFH desk.

Set of 2 Volcanics Faux Wool Throw Pillow Covers

Volcanic

The quickest, nail-free way to refresh your interiors? Change your cushion covers. This textured set of two is perfect for all seasons, as long as you love the Scandi-chic look. Just watch out for glasses of red wine. Each measures 45 x 45 cm.

Find more statement cushions here.

Creekwood Modena Lightweight Indoor/Outdoor Wall Mirror with Arched Window

Creekwood

Create the illusion of space in your home with a well-placed wall mirror. This one is designed to look like an arched window and will help reflect light back into the room – handy if you’re in a basement or a north-facing apartment or house. Measuring 35cm x 71cm, the bronze effect mirror offers a timeless look and can be installed straight away thanks to the pre-fitted sawtooth hanging point. Prime delivery available.

Laura J. Boyer