Decorating Deals for Newlyweds

Less is definitely more with stylish low-cost items for the living room, kitchen and bathroom. Check out these great buys.

Living Room Comforts

Warm up your space with plush pillows, soft throws and chic table accessories.


registry 15 From Left: Chair, $299, with slipcover, $59.99, from IKEA. Pillows, $10.95-$35, from Pier 1 Imports. Chenille throw, $29.99, from JCPenney. Faux-leather tray, $69.95, from Z Gallerie. Blue glass lamp, $39.99, from Leaf-patterned frame, $14.99, from Cost Plus World Market. Capiz shell frame, $5.99, from HomeGoods. Square glass vases (on table and floor), $12-$59, from Pottery Barn. Nesting boxes, $57/set of 3, by Midori. Bamboo mat, $99, from Cost Plus World Market. Wallpaper, $47/single roll, by Ashford House.

Kitchen Goodies

Cute pieces make it fun to dine and entertain at home.


registry 12 These pastel-striped dishtowels are practical and pretty, by Now Designs. $2
registry 9 New knobs and pulls, like these from Target, give cabinets and drawers an instant update, sold in sets of 4. $28
registry 14 White ceramic lattice napkin holder, from Sur la Table, holds floral napkins by Paperproducts Design. $30
registry 4 Perch a mini herb garden of mint, marjoram and lemon basil on your windowsill, by $30
registry 11 A movable cart from IKEA frees up counter space. Cutting board by Architec. Utensils by Cusipro. Each sold separately. $129
registry 1 Keep snacks, cereal and baking necessities fresh in a set of colorful canisters, from $20
registry 8 Customize your drawers with dividers, from The Container Store. Flatware by Gibson. $3.99-$6.99

Bath Beauties

Create your own soothing oasis with colorful budget-conscious items.


registry 3 Get a glow with this set of three scented candles, by BlissLiving. $40
registry 2 Attractive baskets store toiletries and extra towels, from Cost Plus World Market. $9.99-$14.99
registry 10 Supersoft cotton towels, by Martha Stewart Everyday for Kmart, are a necessary indulgence. $3.99-$6.99
registry 7 A splash of color on the wall makes a fresh impression, from Olympic Premium paint. $18
registry 6 Marimekko’s stylized leaf shower curtain, from Crate & Barrel, spruces up your morning routine. $50
registry 13 Kohl’s flower-sprigged plush round bath mat is the perfect a.m. wake-up call. $30

Photography: Alexandra Grablewski.