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Your kitchen is the heart of the home so it makes sense that you want it to be the most updated room in your home. Unfortunately updating a kitchen can cost a pretty penny, but with a few affordable swaps, you can have a big impact with little financial footprint.
These favorite buys from Walmart bring a contemporary feel to your space but also have warmth with the abundant rose gold and copper hues. From on-trend cage lighting to matte black accessories—these are the new pieces you need in your home right now.
Tabletop: MoDRN Scandinavian 12 Piece Dinnerware Set
Swap out your basic white plates for this black stoneware set that gives your home a bit of an edge. Your morning cereal has never looked so chic than when it is served in these rice bowls. If you have open shelving these will look pretty out on display.
Tabletop: MoDRN Industrial Copper Plated Charger Plate 4 Piece Set
When company comes, set the table right with copper chargers that will add a nice metallic sheen to your tablescape. Pair it with the black dishes above for some serious impact or just use your classic white dishes for a sophisticated take.
Tabletop: Better Homes & Gardens Copper Honeycomb Finish Stemless Glass
Sip your wine or mulled punch in a pretty copper stemless glass. These glasses can be brought out on special occasions or you can set the dinner table every night with them.
Since these are such show stoppers we'd leave these out on a table, bar, or on an open shelf when not in use. Something this pretty shouldn't be kept behind closed cabinet doors.
Furniture: AmeriHome Loft Rustic Gunmetal Metal Dining Table with Wood Top
When it comes time to swap out your current dining table consider something that mixes wood and metal like this option. The clean lines of its mid-century design help it blend into your home while the metal legs and wood top give it a bit of an edge.
Furniture: Whalen Santa Fe Kitchen Cart with Metal Shelves and TV Stand Feature
Every kitchen needs a cart. Use it to cut up vegetables or store stuff like wine bottles, cookbooks and such. This model is great because it has wheels so you can roll it around your kitchen for wherever you need it (or don't) at the moment.
Gadgets: Opal Nugget Ice Maker, 24lb. Capacity Stainless Steel
The perfect ice is key to any drink. The Opal Nugget ice maker has a bit of a cult-like following because it makes nugget ice—those chewable shapes that many people crave. What's cool about the Opal Nugget is it can make 1 pound an hour and it can be turned on via an app!
Any household that entertains a lot will get a kick out of this unit. Plus, its a conversation piece on your dedication to the best ice out there.
Accessories: The Mainstays Carbon Steel and Rose Gold Classic Wire Basket
With so much stuff in the kitchen, it's hard to keep things organized. This pretty rose gold basket can store dry goods in your pantry, go under your kitchen cart, and much more.
Accessories: Oster Kitchen Bliss Kitchen Tools Set with Rose Gold Handle
When was the last time you swapped out your spatula? Admit it. You probably have at least five at home and they've all probably seen better days. Why not toss (or donate if they are in good shape) any of your mismatched cooking utensils and go for this rose gold matching set.
The metallic handles are super on-trend and will look great displayed on your countertop.
Accessories: NineStars Motion Sensor Touchless 13.2 Gal Trash Can
Every kitchen needs a trash can—but why not add one that is stylish too. This touchless can lets you discard garbage without having to get a dirty finger on it. The gold metallic hue looks so good you won't need to hide the can under the sink.
Hardware: Houzer Platus Series Apron-Front Fireclay Single Bowl Kitchen Sink
For the true DIYer why not swap out your kitchen sink for this farmhouse-inspired number. This sink will look good in any kitchen and you'll never realize how much you could love a sink.
Hardware: Delta Essa Single Handle Pull-Down Kitchen Faucet in Arctic Stainless
Make dishes fun? This pull-down faucet makes post-dinner clean up a breeze. The single handle construction makes the silhouette sleek and modern. For most, installing a kitchen faucet is a plumbing project for a DIYer.
Lighting: Better Homes & Gardens Metal Cage Hardwire Pendant Light
Cage lighting is where it is at right now. This design brings an industrial look to right above your countertop or dining table without being too overpowering. The black finish is sleek and modern but could still work in a traditional space if you want to add some edge.
Hardware is included as it mounts to any ceiling junction box. To complete the look you'll want to buy a few filament lightbulbs for the full effect.