Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

20 Bright Home Buys — For ANY Budget

  1. Begin Slideshow
    openerfish

    23.9K

    SHARES

    1 comments
    See All Slides

    In the sticky middle of summer, we aren't much interested in home DIY. There are far more important things to do, like get our sunshine on. That said, we still want to come back from a day by the sea to an apartment with a fresh, playful vibe.

    The secret is a no-fuss accessory that will catch the eye, lift the spirit, and brighten a space in one fell swoop. A colorful bauble, if you will. We found 20 happy-inducing buys, no matter if you have $10, $25, $50, $75, or $100 to spend. From a quirky, golden fish vase to a hot-pink, gem-shaped speaker, we guarantee these picks will make you smile every time you come home from the beach.

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Skin care

5 Halloween Costumes Made Out Of Flash Tats

Flash Tats. By now the name has probably appeared in your Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook feed at least once. Next to a glowing tan, they were THE must-have item last summer. And, they pretty much singlehandedly made temporary tattoos a (very fancy) thing again. If you were one of the many who embraced this trend read

Shopping

5 #OOTDs That'll Make You Want To Wear Your Best Party Dress

There's an entire section of your closet not getting the limelight it deserves. We're talking about those gorgeous party dresses reserved for special occasions. While these may be some of the prettiest items in your wardrobe, it's hard to find a time and a place to wear them outside of your social calendar. Well, why not read