Trick for Getting Home Decor at a Bargain Price

One trick to saving on stylish home furnishings is to browse teen- and kid-focused retailers. Many of these shops offer significant savings over their grown-up counterparts but stock items that look just as sophisticated. Need proof? Here, see three of our picks. -Danielle Blundell, This Old House magazine

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1. Pillows

Known for its stylish patterns, Dwell Studio carries a kids' line with adult appeal-and most cushions, like this geometric one, cost less than $40. Find the pillow online here.

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2. Upholstered Seating

Trendy teen chain Urban Outfitters offers housewares that rival older sibling Anthropologie's-but at a fraction of the price. Stick to the furniture section, which includes this slipper chair in a classic ikat print. Find this chair online here.

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3. Storage

Among the bevy of playful options at Land of Nod (Crate & Barrel'schildren's emporium), these roomy wire locker baskets stand out. Find these bins online here.

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