31 Things That Are Beautiful AND Useful

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I’ll admit it: I’m shamelessly shallow when it comes to what products I will and won’t buy. I tend to go for things based more on how they look versus how well they actually perform, which, as you might have guessed, doesn’t tend to work out most of the time.

But it turns out you can have your cake and eat it too. The following 31 products are not just beautiful to look at, but are extremely useful and high quality as well. Get ready to give your home a crazy chic overhaul. Bonus: They all make great gifts as well!

We hope you find these products as awesome as we do. Just an FYI: We are a participant in the Amazon affiliate program, and Brainjolt may receive a share of sales from links on this page. Prices on Amazon fluctuate so anything mentioned below might change as soon we publish it!

These Reusable Bags With Striking Designs

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Here’s a sad scenario for you: You’re checking out at the grocery store and watch as your cashier loads up bag after bag of food and you know full well that those exact bags will wind up under your kitchen sink for the next 20 years. Here’s a much better scenario: Your cashier loads up your groceries in these bright and beautiful Reusable Shopping Grocery Bags instead.

This Duck Tape That’s Out Of This World

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Here’s the thing: Duck Tape isn’t pretty. It’s gray, boring, and sticks out like a sore thumb on anything that you’re trying to give a quick fix. But this Duck Brand Printed Duct Tape changes everything you thought you knew about this dull utility tape. The galaxy print adds a touch of celestial style to any spot in your home or on your craft projects.

This Passport Holder That’s Glam AF

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Sure, constantly traveling to far off destinations sounds like a chic and exciting lifestyle, but have you ever actually BEEN to an airport?? There are a million people everywhere, everyone is crabby, and you’re constantly fighting with your travel companions and stressing out about whether or not you’ll make your flight. Why not make it just a tad more tolerable with a stylish passport holder?

This Oven Mitt Set That’s Ridiculously Pretty

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Sure, some people find great joy in cooking, but if you’re like me it tends to be more stressful and grueling than relaxing and fun. So why not make your kitchen as enticing as possible by adding darling accents like this Maison d’ Hermine Colmar Oven Mitt set? Not only does it add a pop of sweetness to your countertop, it also protects your hands from nasty burns.

This Winter Hat That Keeps You Cozy AND Chic

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I live in Wisconsin, and the winters here can be, in a word, brutal. When the temperature drops below zero I tend to wrap myself in anything warm, and it’s rarely cute. That’s what makes this Pilipala Women Knit Winter Turn up Beanie Hat such a cold weather game changer. The little pearl accents and faux fur poof add major sweetness to a winter staple.

This Bullet Journal That’s Seriously Stunning

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My life is pretty chaotic. It’s hard to find a few minutes throughout the day to focus on myself and find some introspection, and while journaling can be extremely relaxing, who has the time? Enter the Celestial One Line a Day journal, which not only takes just minutes from your day, but it also features a gorgeous deep blue and metallic cover design that you’ll love showing off on your bedside table.

This Knife Set That’s All The Colors Of The Rainbow

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A nice, high quality knife set not only looks smart on your counter top, it also makes you feel like a real life adult who has it all together. But don’t you wish you could find a set that reflected your own unique personal style? Well I have some good news for you: This AmazonBasics 12-Piece Colored Knife Set does just that! The multicolored design makes a bold fashion statement and tells everyone that comes in your home that you’re not like a regular cook, you’re a cool cook.

This Headphone Holder That Doubles As Room Decor

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This Rose Gold Headphone Stand is one of those products that you didn’t know you needed until you got one. When you have high quality headphones, you want to store them in a place that not only looks nice but also keeps them safe and easily accessible. Rose gold is all the rage right now, so don’t you think it’s time you got on board with this gorgeous trend?

These Stainless Steel Straws In Iridescent Hues

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I don’t think I’m alone in firmly believing that drinks just flat out taste better when you drink them through a straw. I don’t know what it is, but when I get a drink from a restaurant without a straw I have a big problem with it. But I also have a big problem with the amount of waste created by billions of plastic straws. Thank goodness for these OYECO Stainless Steel Drinking Metal Straws.

This Umbrella That Gives You Blue Skies Even On Rainy Days

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I happen to believe that the best kinds of days are rainy days. There’s just something so cozy about the pitter patter of rain on your roof as you curl up with a good book and a hot mug of tea. But actually having to go out in the pouring rain is a different story. This Rain-Mate Compact Travel Umbrella adds a dash of cheery on even the gloomiest of days.

This Makeup Brush That Looks Gorge On Your Vanity

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Raise your hand if you’re addicted to watching makeup tutorials by beauty vloggers on YouTube. Okay, I’m guessing I’m not the only one. But isn’t it irritating that they always have the most amazing makeup brush sets that probably cost them hundreds of dollars? This DUcare Makeup Brush Set is just as pretty and effective as the high end ones without breaking the bank. Score!

This Laundry Basket That You’ll Actually Want To Leave Out For Guests To See

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Ah, laundry. It’s a necessary part of life, but is there anyone on this earth that actually likes doing a load? Probably a few, but those people are weird. (Sorry. I shouldn’t judge. If you like doing laundry, more power to you.) But for the rest of us normal people, this Cotton Rope Woven Basket at least makes our clean or dirty laundry look nice.

This Bluetooth Speaker That’s Pretty And Portable

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Everything is better with your favorite jams accompanying you, don’t you think? Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to bring uplifting music with you wherever you go? Well, now you can, with this NUBWO Portable Bluetooth Speaker! Not only is it tiny and portable, but the rose gold color adds major chicness. Be prepared for people to constantly be asking you “Where’d you get that?”

These Coasters With A Stunning Celestial Pattern

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Coasters are one of those household items that you’re always telling yourself you should buy but never actually do it. And then, one day, you look around to find your house covered in rings from glasses. It’s time to invest in some coasters. And by “invest” I mean spend $7 bucks on this Kate Aspen Under the Stars Glass Coaster Set. The starry design and metallic accents make them look way more expensive than they are.

These Headphones That Upgrade Any Outfit

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Remember that Rose Gold Headphone Stand that we told you about earlier? How amazing would these AXSEE I70 Headphones look hanging from that matching stand? If your head is spinning thinking about how much these bad boys might cost, don’t fret. At just under $18 bucks, these headphones are truly one of the best deals out there. But no one needs to know that, right?

This Humidifier That Adds A Handsome Touch To Your Bedside Table

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My skin tends to get so dry and cracked in the winter time that it feels like I’m constantly slathering myself in lotion to the point where I feel like a giant slimy slug. This USB Wooden Aroma Aromatherapy Humidifier has thankfully made the air in my bedroom about a hundred times less dry and, as a bonus, looks great in my bedroom. Win win!

This Shower Curtain That Makes Every Day Feel Like Spring

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Have I mentioned it’s winter? I’m currently completely bundled up in two sweatshirts, sweatpants and a blanket and I’m still freezing. I’d give anything to feel the warmth and freshness of spring, and the thought of having to wait five more months seems like agony. But with its beautiful floral pattern, this Ambesonne Shower Curtain makes even the most frigid winter days feel like May.

This Mini Fan That’s Equally Cute And Cooling

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Does your office sometimes feel so stuffy that you feel like you’re going to suffocate and/or run screaming from your cubicle when you finally can’t take it anymore? You’re not alone. But you do need this Fred & Friends Fred Little Big Fan, which not only promotes airflow and keeps you cool but also looks downright adorable on your desk. Plus, it plugs right into your laptop or computer!

This Laptop Case That Doubles As A Fashion Accessory

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You’re a busy professional who needs to take your work with you wherever you go, so wouldn’t it be nice to be able to carry your laptop in something that looked chic instead of clunky and utilitarian? This Inateck Laptop Carrying Case lets you haul your most important electronic while adding a touch of class to your outfit. The light gray design looks classic and matches everything.

This Men’s Watch That’s Ridiculously Eye-Catching

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Looking for just the right gift for the stylish man in your life who also happens to be late all the time? This Men’s Unique Analog Watch is the perfect combination of unique style, high quality construction and sleek design. Oh, and it just so happens to be under $25 bucks. There’s a reason why over 1,000 satisfied customers are raving about it on Amazon.

This Tissue Box That Couldn’t Be More Darling

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Tis the season for holiday cheer, delicious food, awkward family dinners and, of course, that nasty cold that refuses to go away for weeks. If you find yourself constantly blowing your nose and feeling disgusted by yourself, you’re not alone. But there is the perfect product out there that will cheer you up between sniffles: This Umbra House Shaped Square Tissue Box Holder. Seriously, how cute is this thing?

This Throw Blanket That You’ll Want To Wrap Yourself In Indefinitely

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This Pinzon Faux Fur Throw Blanket is one of those ridiculously luxurious throw blankets that you’ll buy thinking you’ll drape it over your bed for a classy look but, the second after touching it, you’ll wrap it around your body and never take it off again. Seriously, it’s that soft. I don’t really know how I was able to get through my life without it.

This Water Bottle That Looks Like A Work Of Art

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How much water have you had so far today? Take a moment to think about it. A lot? Or can you barely remember even taking a single sip of water? Maybe you need a bit of inspiration to get your eight glasses per day. This Hip 22-oz Flat Water Bottle Flask is so awesome looking that you’ll want to carry it with you everywhere you go.

This Rolling Pin That’s Straight Out Of A Magazine

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Don’t you wish that your kitchen could look as effortlessly chic and contemporary as the ones you see in your favorite magazines? Well, now you can get just a little bit closer to achieving your dream with this Fox Run Marble Rolling Pin and Base. The marble construction adds understated elegance, which the matching wooden base keeps it from rolling all over your kitchen countertops.

This Keychain That’s The Epitome Of Fashion And Function

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Okay, this product is seriously genius. Are you constantly afraid of your devices running out of battery when you’re out and about? Fear no more with this Lightning to USB Leather Tassel Keychain, which combines a fashionable pink tassel keychain with two fast charging cables. Never be afraid of your phone dying while using GPS and driving to a place you’ve never been to again!

These Playing Cards With A Glam Twist

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A deck of cards is something that everyone should have in their home. You never know when you’ll get the urge to play a quick game of Solitare or have the gang over to play poker. But wouldn’t it be great to show off your glamorous lifestyle with a deck made of literal gold? These Trademark Poker GLDCARD 24K Gold Playing Cards are a surefire conversation starter.

This Breakfast Maker That’s Almost Too Darn Cute

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Food and coffee is pretty much the only thing that gets me out of bed in the morning. Even if I’ve completely dead to the world, the idea of breakfast is enough to wake me from even the deepest of sleeps. Luckily, this Elite Cuisine 3-in-1 Multifunction Breakfast Center combines my three loves in one: breakfast, coffee, and adorably awesome design. Oh, and did I mention it’s only $35.99?

This Shower Caddy That’s A Stylish Solution

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I have one of those stall showers with the glass door, which means I have essentially zero space for all of my shampoos, conditioners, body washes and various other shower accessories I’ve collected throughout the years and refuse to throw out due to laziness. This Umbra Bask Shower Caddy gives me the perfect spot for all my essentials without looking tacky or cluttered. It’s the perfect space saving solution!

This Lint Roller That You Won’t Be Ashamed To Whip Out In Public

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I have a dog who sheds so much that my black pants will look white after just ten minutes of wearing them. I’ve gone through countless lint rollers since we adopted her two years ago, but all of them have been horribly tacky and a pain to use. That’s what makes this stylish and effective Flint Reusable Lint Roller so essential for pet owners like me.

This Paper Towel Holder That’s Oh-So Contemporary

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I know what you’re thinking: How nifty could a paper towel holder possibly be? I’ll never become boring enough to put a paper towel holder on my must have wish list! Think again, my friend, because this Vremi Vertical Paper Towel Holder is beyond cool. The modern design adds contemporary style to your kitchen counter. Oh, and it gives you a great place to put your paper towels.

This Tea Cup And Strainer That’s Purrrrfect

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Any cat lovers out there? If you happen to be one of those people who’s constantly snapping pics of your feline friends and posting them online, this 14oz Glass Tea Cup with a Lid & Strainer was made for you. The 2-in-1 cup and strainer with lid design makes it perfect for on the go tea sipping, and the sweet kitty shape adds an extra cute touch.