Can you tell the difference between a budget and a high-end lamp?
HOMEWARE ON A BUDGET CAN BE JUST AS GOOD AS EXPENSIVE OPTIONS – and often for HALF THE PRICE.
SIOBHAN O’CONNOR is on the hunt for the best imposters.
Remember this Insta-famous rug from La Redoute? It went viral online and sent shoppers into a frenzy.
Since then, several knockoff carpets have appeared, but Asda’s £30 version wins in terms of style and price.
SIGNIFICANT SAVINGS: £65
Scallop-style beds are a popular interior design trend, but they can be pricey.
Despite this, supermarket Aldi now sells a very stylish version for nearly half the price of comparable high-street beds.
Order yours – along with your biscuits – from the convenience of your own home.
£30 SAVINGS BY CHOOSING THIS OPTION.
Boohoo, the fashion site, has expanded into interiors, stocking up on stylish accessories to spruce up your home.
This crescent moon mirror, which is a double of the La Redoute version, is our personal favorite.
WOODEN rattan chairs went viral on Instagram, causing prices to skyrocket.
Primark, on the other hand, was quick to notice and began stocking its own low-cost version.
A clever Ottoman is one of the answers to storage with style, but they can easily set you back a few quid.
Aldi’s stylish version is nearly identical to others on the market, but costs less than £100.
Decorate it with a couple of pillows or use it to hide toys in the kids’ room.
PRIMARK has significantly expanded its homeware offerings, now including a wide range of stylish furniture, as well as lighting.
It’s difficult to believe that this expensive-looking lamp is less expensive than a new party gown.
A win-win situation.
£78 SAVINGS BY CHOOSING THIS PRODUCT.
DUPES don’t have to be exact replicas of designer names; they can save you a lot of money when compared to other high-street alternatives.
Asda has a plush velvet stool with hidden storage that looks similar to one from Next.
Before you go out and buy something, do a quick online search to see what other stores are selling.