8 Home Accessories With Genius Sayings
Do What You Love Tray
Place this bright and cheerful tray with an uplifting phrase on your dresser, nightstand, or coffee table. You can use it to corral loose items like jewelry, or just put it on display as a little burst of daily optimism and encouragement.
To buy: $20, highfashionhome.com.
The Neighbors Have Better Stuff Doormat
Now here’s a cheeky warning to any future burglars (or houseguests that are known to be big snoops). The durable coir doormat is easy to clean—just shake it out or use a garden hose for a deep rinse. The material helps to absorb wet shoes and dirt. You can use it indoors or outdoors.
To buy: $50, uncommongoods.com.
The World is Your Oyster Print
There’s nothing like a motivational print to greet you in the morning or after a long day at the office. This print, designed by Anna Bond for Rifle Paper Co., has a classic black and white color scheme, so you can mix it into any room of any style—the bedroom, kitchen, or even your bathroom!
To buy: $40, luluandgeorgia.com.
Believe In Your #Selfie Pillow
If you need a little inspirational reminder in your living room or bedroom, make sure it’s one that’s fit for the 21st century. This on-trend fringed pillow encourages its owner to be herself—so prop it up in a place where you can see it every day before heading out the door. And good news: The cotton canvas fabric is machine washable, too.
To buy: For a similar product, $50, go to etsy.com.
Cocktail Party Coasters
Protect your surfaces and get guests talking with these porcelain coasters. The gold lettering makes them even more glamorous—perfect for wine night or a cocktail party with your girlfriends. Each coaster in the set comes in a different color and phrase so everyone will know whose drink is whose.
To buy: $42, luluandgeorgia.com.
Kate Spade New York Salut! Melamine Serving Bowl
Let this large serving bowl be a reminder to any perpetually late dinner guests that the early bird gets the worm. This melamine piece is dishwasher safe—and its sturdy material will turn it into an outdoor entertaining essential.
To buy: $45, bloomingdales.com.
Rest in Grease Spoon Rest
A spoon rest is a must-have in any kitchen, especially when you’re slowly simmering your famous pasta sauce and would rather not mess up your pristine kitchen counter. This funny ceramic piece is a clever play on words, but it gets the job done, too.
To buy: $17, fishseddy.com.
Looks Good Placemat
Give your dinner guests a cue on how to pay compliments to the chef. This placemat is made from recycled felt appliques and linen and it’s machine washable. The neutral gray color makes it easy to match with any type of table décor.
To buy: $28, fab.com.