After the holiday spending spree, our wallets sure can use a break. Here are some stylish touches that cost less than $50 apiece - and there's nothing like decorating without busting the budget.
- Grace Bonney
Plum Blossom doormat
East meets West in this fade-resistant rug ($35), made of densely woven natural coil fibers. Available at www.gumps.com.
Frustrated with a project you brought home from work? Instead of crumpling your papers, let this pre-crumpled piece ($19.50) help you hold it together. Available at www.amadonweb.com.
Darlington switch plates
These enamel covers ($20-$24) have a fan pattern that lends some art deco chic to the walls. Available at Anthropologie, 1801 Walnut St., and www.anthropologie.com.
Give an old dresser a face-lift with colorful new hardware ($10 each). Available at Anthropologie, 1801 Walnut St., and www.anthropologie.com.
Hang your jackets and scarves from these sporty stainless-steel numbers ($39 each). Perfect for a modern mudroom, and available at www.gnr8.biz.
Filled with oil, not explosives, this bit of mood light ($40) will shine for 24 hours. Available at www.unicahome.com.