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25 Home Decor Items So Stylish and Affordable, They're Going to Sell Like Crazy

Sprucing up your home isn't always about doing a full remodel. You can easily upgrade any room by investing in some new decor pieces. From lamps to wall art and plants, these small pieces can make the biggest different. To make sure you get the most for your money, we shopped and uncovered 25 stylish picks that cost less than $50 - that way you don't have to feel bad about getting more than one. Shop our favorites ahead.

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100 Fast and Easy Vegetarian Dinners That Don't Skimp on Flavor

Two things that sometimes don't mix: weeknights and cooking. But with the right recipes, it's possible to have a satisfying and delicious vegetarian meal in no time. From pasta and stir-fry to salads and soup, these speedy dishes will actually have you looking forward to cooking dinner instead of dreading it.

- Additional reporting by Nicole Perry and Lauren Harano

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Hit the Open Sea With Your Significant Other on the Most Romantic Cruises of 2019

There are few experiences more romantic than setting sail to dreamy destinations with the person you love. Imagine sunset dinners among the ocean breeze, indulgent spa treatments like couples massages and body wraps, incredible vistas, and dancing under the stars. Are you ready to pack your bags yet?! Whether you're in search of a seafaring getaway for an unforgettable holiday, anniversary, honeymoon, or simply because you are in love, read on for the 12 most romantic cruises for sailing away in 2019!

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80 Small and Big Ways to Save Money This Year

If one of your goals is to save money this year, then make a few changes here and there to save a little or a lot. Remember the little things do add up! Read this list below on suggestions for saving money and pick a few for 2019.

- Additional reporting by Emily Co

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Get Organized With the 30-Day Declutter Challenge

You've been saying you'll get rid of the clutter in your home for months, but at this rate, no one believes you. Well, show them they're wrong with this declutter challenge that will take your home from messy to impressively organized in just 30 days. And guess what? We have just the thing to make it easier for you - download our printable and check off items as you declutter. You don't even have to start on the first of the month, just start today and follow our plan for the next 30 days. No excuses!

- Additional reporting by Emily Co

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You Can Microwave This Pizza Heating Pad to Keep You Warm, and OMG, I Need It

"Cute" and "heating pads" don't always belong in the same sentence, but this pizza-shaped plushie from Urban Outfitters tells a different story. The Huggable Pizza Heating + Cooling Pad ($29) was recently brought to my attention, and now all I want to do is be cozy and warm with this and real pizza (to be fair, that's all the time, but still). It's made of cotton, polyester, buckwheat, and lavender, and you can microwave it, heat it up, or freeze it to cool you off. Whether you're too cold while relaxing at home or you need some relief from period cramps, this smiling pepperoni fellow will help you out. Shop it ahead, and check out even more adorable Urban Outfitters heating pads.

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Panera Is Selling Double Bread Bowls Now, Because Dreams DO Come True

The only thing better than a bread bowl from Panera is TWO bread bowls from Panera, and lucky for us, that's a perk we'll all be able to enjoy soon enough. Starting on Feb. 14, the Double Bread Bowls that Panera previously tested last Summer in the Philadelphia area will be available at participating locations nationwide for $10 through Feb. 28.

Like last year's test bowls, these will feature a whole loaf of bread with two cutouts on either side that customers can fill with different menu items of their choice. Customers ordering in-store can fill their bowls with any mac and cheese and soup combination, or two different soups if you really feel like going all out. Meanwhile, guests ordering online or via the Panera app can choose from five fan-favorite combinations: Chicken Noodle and Broccoli Cheddar, Creamy Tomato and Broccoli Cheddar, Broccoli Cheddar and Broccoli Cheddar, Bistro French Onion and Broccoli Cheddar, or Ten Vegetable and Creamy Tomato. See more photos of the bowls ahead, and get ready to indulge in ALL of the carbs.

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McDonald's Donut Sticks Are *Temporarily* Here to Make Your Mornings a Little Sweeter

McDonald's is now in the doughnut-making business, and Dunkin' Donuts might have some competition. From sweet potato fries in Australia to cheesy potato bites and Instagram-worthy McFloats in Japan, McDonald's has pioneered treats for fast-food-lovers worldwide. Now, the fast-food giant is sending some love to its United States fans with new cinnamon sugar McCafé Donut Sticks. These indulgent churro-style treats will be available on the McDonald's breakfast menu starting Feb. 20 for a limited time, because the world can only handle so much fried, doughy goodness.

The crispy doughnuts will be made fresh each morning at participating McDonald's locations and sold by the dozen and half-dozen. McDonald's customers can even get a special discount when pairing a half-dozen Donut Sticks with a small McCafé brewed coffee for only $1.99, similar to Dunkin' Donuts' $2 deal. So for anyone who's already a fan of the restaurant's bakery items - like McDonald's morning coffee cakes and muffin toppers - cinnamon sugar doughnuts are really the only logical step forward, right?

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Whether You're Gone For 2 Days or 2 Weeks, Don't Forget to Pack These 19 Gadgets

Going somewhere? We love traveling because it allows us to experience new cultures and cities, but we still want to be prepared when we're heading out, so we need gadgets. From phone accessories to a portable coffee maker and even a smart suitcase, these 19 gadgets will ensure that all you have to worry about is what cool restaurant you're going to try.

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17 Modern Furniture Pieces For Minimalists - All From Amazon

If you love decorating your house with modern furniture, we have good news for you. We shopped on Amazon and found a surprising number of stylish and sleek pieces at great price points. From cool beds to futon sofas, you'll be shocked at the quality of these picks. Keep scrolling to shop our favorites and upgrade your home today.

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KitKat Drumsticks Are a Thing, and I'm Ready to Fill My Freezer to the Brim

Break me off a piece of this ice cream cone! If you're a fan of the chocolaty wafer candy bar, get ready to take things up a level with KitKat Drumsticks. Thanks to eagle-eyed Instagramers like @snackgator, we know that this sweet treat has made its way to the frozen food section of Kroger.

This frozen candy bar mashup takes the classic Drumstick cone, chocolate shell, and fudge center and pairs it with KitKat pieces. These Drumsticks have only been spotted at Kroger so far, but fingers crossed they make their way to other retailers soon. Even in the middle of Winter, I'm ready to buy these in bulk!

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13 New-Age Gadgets That Look Straight Out of a Retro Era

Remember the days of jelly shoes, landlines, and flavored Lip Smackers? Well, hold on to your Von Dutch hats, because all these retro-inspired gadgets are popping up on the internet. Don't worry, they've got 21st century technology to back them up, so they just look like they're from a different era. We're excited just thinking about them.

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Today Must Be My Lucky Day, Because McDonald's Shamrock Shake Is Officially Back!

The minty moment you've been waiting for is finally here: the Shamrock Shake is back! Find one near you on our App. #ShamrockShakeSZN 🙌☘Only at part. McDonald's for a limited time. pic.twitter.com/le6EeAKkuv

- McDonald's (@McDonalds) February 13, 2019

It's not St. Patrick's Day yet, but McDonald's already has us feeling pretty lucky. The fast food chain got a head start on celebrating the holiday when it announced on Feb. 14 that its beloved Shamrock Shake is officially back on the menu. "The minty moment you've been waiting for is finally here: the Shamrock Shake is back! Find one near you on our app," McDonald's wrote on Twitter. The Shamrock Shake is the mint green-colored milkshake from McDonald's that has gained quite the cult following since its introduction in 1970. The limited-edition treat is made with vanilla soft serve that's blended with minty Shamrock Shake syrup and topped with whipped cream and a cherry.

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These Are the Best Honeymoon Destinations For Every Zodiac Sign

From African safaris to the Hawaiian islands, there's so many romantic honeymoon destinations to choose from. When seeking a spot to celebrate your first days as a married couple, you want a memorable trip that fits into both of your travel styles, and staying in tune with each of your personality traits is crucial. That's where zodiac signs come in. If you and your partner are big into astrology, you rely on your sign to help guide certain decisions in your life, and your honeymoon can definitely be one of them. But not sure where to start? We've done all the research for you and rounded up the best honeymoon destinations based off each zodiac sign. So, whether you're the same sign, have similar ones, or are polar opposites, there's a spot on this list that will definitely make everyone happy!

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150+ Anthropologie Organization Items That Bring Style to Your Spring Cleaning

It's no surprise that with the popularity of Marie Kondo we've seen some serious mid-Winter, early-Spring cleaning from fans. But with all that diligent work, luxe organizers and decorative trays should be on everyone's must-grab list, because yes, even organization can be fashionable. Thankfully, Anthropologie has a cute version of every item imaginable that will not only help organize your home, but add style to it. From fun jewelry racks to woven baskets, storage sets, and even organizers, let's just say that if you weren't inspired by Marie Kondo before, you'll be inspired to tidy up now. Here are some of our favorite Anthro pieces to organize and decorate your home with!

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22 Home Decor Pieces That Cost Less Than $50 but Look Like a Million Bucks

Sometimes, adding a new lamp or rug can make all the difference when it comes to sprucing up your home. If you're looking to refresh a room or two, start small by shopping stylish home decor pieces. You don't need to spend a fortune either, because we looked to Urban Outfitters and uncovered 22 of its best picks for less than $50. Keep reading to shop our top choices.

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This Is Exactly When You Should Buy Your Wedding Bands

There are so many factors to consider when planning your wedding. Whether it's hiring the best photographer to capture your day, coming up with a gourmet meal that you (and hopefully, your guests) will love, or picking out the perfect dress, wedding planning is all about choices - big and small - that will make it the ultimate expression of you and your fiancé's love for each other.

While big-ticket items like the venue and catering are usually at the top of your to-do list, other pieces of the puzzle might go unnoticed until it's too late. Deciding when to buy your wedding bands can sometimes be one of them. But the right time to pick and purchase these typically depends on a few factors.

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It's not necessarily the end of the world if you wait to buy your wedding bands till a couple of weeks before your wedding day, but planning ahead can have its perks. The earlier you start looking, the more choice you'll have, so consider starting two to four months before your wedding. This may seem excessive, but beginning to look this far ahead of time means you can revisit the ones you liked. Plus, if you have a strict budget...

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15 Romantic Minimoon Destinations For After the I Dos

If boarding a plane to embark on your dream honeymoon the day after you say "I do" is simply not within the realm of possibilities, you're not alone. Many couples are pushing back their post-nuptial escapes for a number of reasons: they can't take the time off work, they want to wait until the weather is better, or they want to save a little more money before jet-setting to the Hawaiian coast or Tuscan hills.

If it makes sense to temporarily put off your honeymoon for a bit, that doesn't mean you have to go back to real life right away. Min-moons are becoming increasingly popular with millennial couples; it's a romantic getaway immediately following the big day that tends to be shorter, closer to home, and more affordable. Think of it as a honeymoon appetizer that gives you and your new spouse the chance to get away and celebrate. From charming coastal towns to America's most romantic cities, read on for 15 US destinations that are perfect minimoon material.

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Costco Has Everything-Bagel-Crusted Cod Fillets, and Weeknight Dinner Will Never Be the Same

Everything-bagel-inspired foods have become increasingly popular over the last year, and Costco is getting in on the trend in a delicious way. The store is carrying everything-bagel-crusted cod fillets coated in a blend of poppy seeds, sesame seeds, garlic, onion, and cheddar cheese. The fish is sold frozen and all you have to do is bake it until it's crunchy on the outside and flaky on the inside. Talk about a weeknight-dinner win! I'd serve this with simple roasted broccoli or greens with a Dijon vinaigrette.

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Sleeping Beauty Cupcakes Are a Thing at Disney World, and Oh Maleficent, They Look Good

They say if you dream a thing more than once, it will come true . . . and it looks like one of our dreams has become a reality! In honor of Sleeping Beauty's 60th anniversary, Intermission Food Court in Disney World's All Star Music Resort is featuring this Princess Aurora cupcake as its current Cupcake of the Month. And it looks like Aunt Flora and Aunt Merryweather were at it again in choosing a color scheme as the glittery cupcake is topped with a swirl of both blue and pink buttercream frosting. Topped with a white chocolate princess crown just like Aurora's, this colorful treat is a must have for Disney princess fans.

The cupcakes are $6 each, and the swirled buttercream frosting extends inside the cupcake, according to Disney Food Blog's review. Ahead, get a better glimpse of these special treats that any princess-at-heart is sure to love.

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These Photos Make Small Bathrooms Feel Beautiful, Bright, and - Most Importantly - Big

A small bathroom doesn't always have to cramp your style, and with the right design choices, you can give it the look of a luxe spa. Transform your bathroom's dark tones, dull lighting, and outdated decor with a glimpse at these photos from our friends at Sweeten (a free service that matches renovators with contractors). These influential bathroom pictures showcase the astounding differences that bold wallpaper, whimsical tiles, and sleek vanities can make. Flush away your bathroom blues and have a peek ahead!

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I'm an Expert Amazon Shopper, and These Are the 10 Best Things I've Bought Recently

As a shopping editor, I spend my days browsing the internet for the hottest new products and best deals. One of my favorite places to search is no surprise: Amazon. The online retailer has always been my go-to for stuff like home cleaning products or my favorite vitamins, but most recently I've found myself buying everything from tech gadgets to home furniture. Ahead, I curated a list of the 10 best things I've bought so far this year to give you a little inspiration for your own shopping cart. Take a look at my top picks ahead, from the stylish puffer coat that's taking over New York to silicone dish-washing gloves.

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Bazaar Daily Finds — February 14, 2019

Pair of Original Jens Risom Lounge Chairs by Knoll - $600 - Pair of Lounge Chairs designed in 1941 by Danish designer Jens Risom, one of the first pieces commissioned by Knoll. Hardwood frame, cotton straps are tightly basket-woven across the frame. Excellent vintage condition, consistent with age and use, nice fading on the straps - SHIPS


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Here's What Every Love Language Is Like at Home

Everyone shows love differently. The Five Love Languages, developed by counselor and author Gary Chapman, sum up the most common ways we give and receive love. Chapman's theory is that every person has a primary "language" for loving, which is how they naturally show their affection to the people closest to them.

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A Condo Found on Craigslist Is a Uniquely Magical, Bright Dream Rental — House Call

Name: Ella Khan
Location: Clawson neighborhood — Oakland, California
Size: 800 square feet
Years lived in: 1.5 years, renting

I found my home via Craigslist ad and it was seriously such a magical find. The condo is located in an old elementary school building that was converted into lofts several years ago. Each space is unique and mine had been recently renovated by the previous owner who had put in beautiful pale reclaimed hardwood floors, industrial lighting fixtures, and an amazing marble island. The high ceilings and huge windows definitely sealed the deal!

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Some Genius Is Making a Coffee Mug and Water Bottle in One

If you've ever commuted by train, bus, or bike or regularly hike with your dogs, then this genius new hybrid to-go container will no doubt solve one of life's pressing problems—by combining your water bottle and travel coffee mug in one.

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The Number One Clutter Problem, According to Our Readers — Weekend Projects

Apartment Therapy Weekend Projects is a guided program designed to help you get the happy, healthy home you've always wanted, one weekend at a time. Sign up now for email updates so you never miss a lesson.

As Apartment Therapy's cleaning editor, my number one job is to help our readers take care of their spaces. It has been so fun connecting with all of you during our group projects (like the January Cure) and on Instagram (I'm always here for questions!). And if you chimed in last week to share your ideas for our Weekend Projects series—thank you! You all had such amazing ideas and I can't wait to help you work on them.

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Target Is Having a Huge Furniture Sale—Here Are All Our Bedroom Favorites Under $150

President's Day is still a few days off, but the sales are in full swing. One worth turning your attention to? Target's home sale, where home goods and furniture are an additional 15 percent with promo code HOME, including items that are already on sale, resulting in total savings of up to 25 percent.

If you've been eyeing new bedroom furniture but want to stay thrifty, this sale has plenty of inexpensive options from headboards to dressers and everything in between. Seemingly small changes like switching up a nightstand or updating shoe storage can actually have a meaningful impact on your space, proving that you don't have to spend a lot in order to make a change. Check out some of our favorite bedroom furniture picks for under $150, and see the rest of the sale here.

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Our Favorite (Cozy/Sexy/Stylish/Beautiful) Bedrooms Ever

You bet I left the sexiest room—the bedroom—of these Love Letters from the Editors for Valentine's Day. Whether you use your bedroom for love-making, watching TV, sleeping, or some combination of all three, chances are it's one of your favorite rooms of your home. Who doesn't love curling up in bed and waking up refreshed? The bedrooms in this list are the best of both worlds: They're cozy enough to be relaxing but stylish enough to be inspiring.

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The DIY movement is a re-introduction (often to urban and suburban dwellers) of the old pattern of personal involvement and use of skills in upkeep of a house or apartment, making clothes; maintenance of cars, computers, websites; or any material aspect of living.

DIY amongst the fashion community has become very popular. With the use of social media such as YouTube, a great number of people watch videos on a daily basis. YouTube has an array of DIY fashion videos from distressing jeans, bleaching jeans, redesigning an old shirt, and studding denim, just to name a few. This new trend is increasingly becoming more and more popular. There over 1,000 videos that individuals have posted demonstrating how to do those things. There are also other DIY videos that individuals could look up such as DIY jewelry, DIY room decor, and DIY hairstyles.