How to Shop Like a Decorator—at Bed Bath & Beyond

Want to know what a pro would pick for her own home? Real Simple’s senior style and market editor shares her 8 favorite finds.


Park B. Smith Karur Jute Border Area Rug in Navy and White Stripe

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With wide navy-and-white stripes and jute border detail, this floor covering gives any space a breezy, summery feel at a really affordable price. Available in three sizes.

To buy: $130 (5 by 8 feet),


Old Dutch International Flared Copper Tumbler Set

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Not just for mint juleps on the porch. Super stylish and versatile, these metallic vessels can be used for anything from fresh flower arrangements on your table, makeup brushes on your vanity, or (le) pens on your desk.

To buy: $87 for four,


Safavieh Andy Bookcase in Teal

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Sleek-looking and handsome, this option offers a modern take on distressed furniture. It works as a functional nightstand or side table thanks to the open shelves.

To buy: $145,


Pacific Coast Lighting Terra Bella Table Lamp in White

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A classic curve shape with a drum shade in a neutral tone will bring a simple and stylish touch to any room.

To buy: $179,


Cuisinart Bar Wall Rack in Polished Copper Finish

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Normally used in the kitchen, this mountable metallic rack looks super chic hung up in your bedroom or dressing area to display your favorite necklaces and scarves.

To buy: $40,


American Atelier Grant Side Chair

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With classic midcentury materials and design, this wood-and-metal dining chair (reminiscent of a schoolhouse style), brings polished vibes to your dining space.

To buy: $170,


Artisanal Kitchen Supply White Marble and Wood Cake Stand

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Put your pastries on a pedestal. You can’t go wrong adding more marble to your kitchen table or counter space.

To buy: $40,


Real Simple Knock Down Storage Tote With Rope Handles

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Store anything from extra shoes to scrap paper in this collapsible, tote-able bin. The ikat-inspired brushstroke pattern will bring a hit of style to any small space.

To buy: $13,