$150 or Less Bedroom Makeover

Give Your Bedroom an Inexpensive Update

Sometimes, all your bedroom needs is a new accent or two to freshen up its style and give the entire room a brand-new appearance. But today’s budgets tend to be tight, and bedroom makeovers aren’t often at the top of the necessity list. Still, you can find great deals if you know where to look. For example, here are ten great bedroom accessories, and not one costs more than $150. So go ahead and buy something new. At these prices, it hardly counts as a splurge. 

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    Your bed is the star of your bedroom, so why not give it the spotlight with a new topper? The contemporary gray and white duvet cover shown here comes with two shams, and adds an instant dose of style to your room. It's available in several other colors as well.

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    Is your bed flanked by a battered nightstand that saw its best days a decade or more ago? Or do you not have a nightstand at all? If so, give your room updated style and yourself somewhere to place your bedtime cup of tea with a new, cute bedside table. The white Monterey nightstand shown here has casual, beachy charm that is perfect for a cottage, country or coastal bedroom.

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    Forget about the shock of bare feet on a cold floor when instead, you step onto a super-soft, faux sheepskin rug like this one. Very of-the-moment, as well!  It also comes in blue, yellow, pink and gray.

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    Every bedside table needs a lamp. Why settle for a lamp with no personality, or a tired lampshade with no color, when for less than $150 you could have a charming touch of bright color and pattern like the lamp shown here? What a fun touch of shape, color and shine. If you aren’t crazy about this specific lamp, don’t worry – there's a wide world of lamps and lampshades out there to choose from.

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    Toss a pillow or two onto your bed for an instant style update. You can’t go wrong with the whimsical pillow shown here, but whatever you prefer, from solids to florals to geometrics to novelty designs, you can find a throw pillow to match at stores like Bed Bath & Beyond, HomeGoods or Walmart. 

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    Looking for just the right accent to hang above your bed, dresser or vanity? Take the popular sunburst mirror one step further with this colorful metal and mother-of-pearl showpiece.  It's a guaranteed attention-grabber for your room, and will work with just about any decorating style.

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    Think you can’t afford a stylish upholstered headboard? Think again. This gorgeous headboard from Amazon.com comes in beige, grey, ivory or navy, and is an easy way to add an instant upgrade to your bedroom.

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    Why not drift off to sleep under a replica of Van Gogh's "Starry Night"? Whether you hang it over your bed or over the dresser, it's going to add a shot of style to your room.There’s no need for empty walls when there are so many fine art prints in the world, many available at very affordable prices.

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    As long as you have the room, a bench is so much more practical – and decorative – than a regular footboard. It’s a handy spot to sit and pull on your shoes in the morning, or pile your throw pillows when you get into bed at night. And when it's topped with zebra-print, like the one shown here, so much the better.

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    Why leave your jewelry scattered across your dresser top when you can store it in a gorgeous wooden jewelry box instead? This hardwood box with its delicately hand-carved cover is the perfect place to store all of your bling. So pretty.