15 Living Room Furniture Pieces Under $200 That We Actually Love

When Caitlin first recommended this submit thought – 15 reasonably priced items of lounge furnishings beneath $200 – I believed “in my sleep!” Nicely, effectively, effectively, cocky isn’t a very good shade on anybody and searching for reasonably priced…and fairly….and positively reviewed furnishings in 2023 isn’t for the faint of coronary heart. And this listing doesn’t even embody sofas (sorry, I attempted)! In fact, we all the time wish to encourage in search of second-hand first as a result of there are such a lot of gems on the market. Nonetheless, typically you don’t have the time that may take otherwise you don’t know the place to start out, so having a trusted supply handpick some nice strategies is very nice. That’s clearly the place we are available. As I already alluded to, this submit took longer to place collectively than I anticipated (as a result of I believed there could be sooo many choices…there weren’t) so please know if you happen to’ve additionally been having bother in your reasonably priced furnishings journey, it’s not you…it’s the market. Hopefully, this submit solves a few of your furnishings issues as a result of man do I stand behind all of those items. I additionally added in some inspiration pictures that will help you visualize the countless potentialities. Let’s leap in!

A mid-century trendy media cupboard is a traditional and a straightforward staple. Have a look at the 2 examples above as an illustration. The photograph on the left is from a makeover Emily did for Joanna Goddard (Cup of Jo) of her previous modern NYC condominium. Mid-century trendy furnishings all the time works nice in that type of dwelling as a result of it grounds the house with out trying misplaced. However then on the proper, Arlyn selected this stunning piece from Article to assist add some “trendy” stability to her stunning Spanish-style condominium. They will work anyplace!

Media Console

Basic, easy, and fairly! For beneath $200, I feel that is such an amazing possibility that’s so adaptable to a ton of various types. The combo of open and closed storage is nice and the wooden tone appears actually fairly. It additionally is available in a stained black too! The critiques had been about 50/50 on the problem degree of the meeting however if you happen to’re helpful it sounds fairly simple. And if you happen to aren’t helpful in any respect (or have little interest in furnishings meeting) that’s what associates, household, and Taskrabbit are for:)


Okay, this one is on sale in the meanwhile so if you would like the deal go now (or very quickly) simply in case! It’s from Anthropologie so it’s no shock this little aspect desk (or nightstand) is so freaking cute. It’s not from the Amber Lewis collab but it surely appears prefer it may very well be. The black stain is trendy however natural, the joinery is so fairly, the lip on the highest is such an amazing element, and get outta right here with that rattan shelf! Excellent/visually attention-grabbing distinction in each shade and supplies. 10/10 in my guide and the critiques are nice too!

Should you haven’t observed, we’re fairly huge proponents of accent chairs. It’s a reasonably simple manner so as to add shade and character to a room (particularly a lounge). Oh, and naturally it’s additional seating:) They’re additionally an ideal alternative so as to add shade or sample if you happen to dare. If including shade scares you a bit then could we advocate a deep inexperienced?? We’re additionally huge followers of inexperienced velvet if you happen to can’t inform within the photographs above. Ha. It’s impartial but colourful and quiet but luxe. Win-win if I do say so myself:)

Accent Chair

Nicely, look what we now have right here?? A trendy, trendy, reasonably priced inexperienced chair! The tone of inexperienced appears nice and I like the form. And whereas I like a glam chair, so many “reasonably priced” upholstered velvety chairs are a bit too glam for my private type so this can be a nice possibility that’s extra versatile stylistically.

photograph by sara ligorria-tramp | from: lounge replace – once more

Over the previous couple of years, our love for the drink desk has gone up exponentially. They’re simply so helpful, simple to maneuver round, often fairly reasonably priced, and there are SO MANY cute ones! Em even talked about doing an entire submit on them which nonetheless may occur. However take a look at that unbelievable drink desk from 54Kibo. It’s stunning and contrasts completely with the room’s type. Nonetheless, that one is rightfully not cheap so let me present you this one…

Drink Desk

That is one other one which’s on sale so do not forget that if you’re considering it is likely to be a match to your dwelling! However take a look at these superb legs and white marble high. It feels prefer it’s teetering between MCM and postmodernism. It’s simply so good! Wait, truly, I feel it might be actually cute in my lounge…

design by jess bunge | styled by emily bowser | photograph by sara ligorria-tramp | from: moto reveal: jess’ dwelling workplace

Talking of my dwelling, it’s the right instance to say why my subsequent choose is fantastic (if you happen to couldn’t inform by simply it:)) Textured furnishings, child! So whereas a desk isn’t a typical lounge furnishings piece, I feel exhibiting how a lot stunning texture my desk brings to my lounge is value exhibiting. Excellent for individuals who wish to add one thing attention-grabbing that isn’t a brilliant shade or daring sample.

Aspect Desk

How cute is that this textured aspect desk?! That very same quiet curiosity as my desk however in a bit that most individuals want for his or her lounge:) The 2 open cabinets provide the excellent alternative to point out off your styling abilities. Throw some books, a reasonably ornamental object, and a cute field for closet storage, and you might be all set!

photograph by sara ligorria-tramp | from: sara’s lounge & eating room reveal

I put just a few espresso tables on this submit as a result of let’s be sincere, they are often SO laborious to seek out. I do know from private expertise. The nightmares I feel have stopped. Annnyway, vintage-inspired items are all the time nice. Would it not be even better if all of us might afford the originals?? Sure. However till then we now have nice choices just like the one under.

Espresso Desk

What I like about this one (except for the MCM type) can be the blending of supplies and the smooth traces. This could be so nice paired with a visually heavy modular couch for distinction! However greater than something it’s only a cool-looking espresso desk that has an attention-grabbing tabletop form. In addition they have a white high possibility!

photograph by sara ligorria-tramp | from: the last word family-friendly media room + moist bar

Who doesn’t love a woven accent?! Nicely, we do. Instantaneous texture, immediate heat, immediate type. Should you take a look at that fairly console from Crate and Barrel we used on the Portland Mission you’ll be able to see what I imply. It nonetheless would have been stunning all wooden, however with the woven door fronts, it’s much more dynamic.

Media Cupboard

I do know, it’s lovely and people spherical cutouts are superior! I feel they virtually seem like they may very well be audio system. Plus, as soon as once more you’ve each open and closed storage choices. It will undoubtedly add an enormous dose of enjoyable into your lounge and the critiques are nice!

photograph by sara ligorria-tramp | from: jess’ lounge reveal

Ding, ding, ding! It’s time for one more nice accent chair. I’ve a deep love for chunky trendy wooden items. Instance A. from my first lounge reveal above. I truly acquired it for $100 on the Rose Bowl! Buuuut, it’s not precisely calling anybody’s identify to really sit in. It’s kinda one other piece of artwork. So what’s very thrilling about this subsequent choose is that the body has that chunky trendy body however you’ll truly have the option (and need) to take a seat in it:)

Wooden Accent Chair

See!? And it’s Goal!! But in addition on sale so one other hurry if you happen to love and want it. I simply assume that is so cool and tremendous impressed with Studio McGee. If I had room for an accent chair this is able to most undoubtedly on my listing.

photograph by zeke ruelas | from: nicolette mason’s new dwelling

This room that Emily designed again in 2015 is as enjoyable now because it was then. However if you happen to take a second to have a look at the furnishings items they’re all fairly conventional in type. One among these items being that very fairly espresso desk. In such a daring house it’s a very good choice to stability it out with some “mild” furnishings. That’s what this espresso desk (and different accent items) are doing for this room. That desk can be wildly versatile…

Espresso Desk

Here’s a comparable, if not the identical, espresso desk because the one above! And what’s so excellent about it’s that whereas the type can lean a little bit conventional and even glam, it doesn’t have the ornate detailing that classic items on this type are inclined to have. That makes it far more versatile and would look nice in A TON of houses! And never for nothing but it surely has a 4.5-star ranking with 567 critiques…juuust saying:)

Aspect Desk

Y’all that is simply merely a really cool aspect desk. It’s from West Elm, is UNDER $100, zero meeting, and would add that excellent quantity of chunkiness to your house. I might simply purchase this in a heartbeat if I wanted a aspect desk. Heck, I truly may!

design by julie rose | photograph by sara ligorria-tramp | from: a mid-century eclectic lounge with kilz primer and paint – the darkish room downside solved

Whereas a bar cart isn’t a mandatory lounge piece, it’s so good to have if you happen to’ve acquired the house and/or don’t have one other spot for bar storage. Look how excellent it appears on this lounge that Julie designed! A wonderfully styled (and helpful) second. So let’s see what I’ve picked out for you…

Bar Cart

A MCM-looking traditional. It’s not overly glam, however has that punch of brass on the security bars to SECURE THE ALCOHOL! However severely, this can be a nice cart, versatile, and a very nice dimension that additionally has glass storage. Should you don’t love your stemware being the other way up, I guess these brackets might simply be eliminated. It additionally is available in a lightweight oak shade.

Finish Desk

Ummm, how good IS THIS drink desk?? See what I imply? The drink desk sport is so good proper now. Once I confirmed Caitlin this listing, she mentioned she needed to purchase this one:) It’s acquired persona, it’s trendy, and is playful with the ball element. What’s to not love?! Oh, I do know, it additionally is available in “pure”.

design by julie rose | photograph by sara ligorria-tramp | from: a mid-century eclectic lounge with kilz primer and paint – the darkish room downside solved

With this photograph instance, I’m exhibiting you a aspect desk however under I’m recommending a espresso desk. Slightly complicated? I get it. However see how that all-black, skinny metallic body fantastically contrasts (aka balances out) the opposite items within the room? It’s excellent and virtually ageless, working with a ton of different types. The identical applies to an analogous espresso desk model…

Espresso Desk

Speak about an ideal spherical black espresso desk. Easy, smooth, and fairly timeless. This cutie goes to be usable for years to come back no downside. I additionally love that it’s a tray high! If it had been shorter it might’ve been an amazing resolution to my espresso desk nesting woes. Ha.

I do know that floating media facilities aren’t for everybody however when executed proper look SO GOOD. Take Mel’s new dwelling and her excellent floating cupboard. It makes the room really feel lighter and appears so stylish with how she styled it. Then on the proper, is Em’s finest good friend’s entryway. So whereas it’s not a “media console,” it’s nonetheless a shocking floating cupboard, making that house really feel inherently lighter. Positive these areas are on the fashionable aspect, however with their explicit alternative of floating cupboard, they nonetheless really feel full and soulful.

Floating TV Stand

I practically squealed after I noticed this. It’s lengthy, the wooden end appears stunning, and sure, it’s beneath $200. I additionally actually love the walnut possibility and couldn’t resolve which one to show right here! I simply assume this is able to look unbelievable in so many houses. Plus that is one other piece with a excessive star ranking with 776 critiques!

Espresso Desk

Now, as somebody who has lived largely in teeny tiny flats, I understand how necessary purposeful furnishings is. Storage espresso tables are a BIG a part of this sort of dwelling thus I needed to offer a very good possibility. I actually love the all-black wooden look. I feel it’s easy, stylish, and this one is simply over $100 in the meanwhile which is a slammin’ deal!

Woof!! In case you are nonetheless with me thanks! That was quite a lot of phrases about 15 (dare I say) nice items of lounge furnishings. All of us deserve fairly furnishings so I hope this helped. In order for you extra of those simply let me know within the feedback and which room you’d need!

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Opening Picture Credit: Artwork Course by Emily Henderson | Styled by Brady Tolbert and Emily Bowser | Picture by Sara Ligorria-Tramp | From: How Goal’s Fall Threshold Assortment Nails the “Up to date Basic” Development

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