The High/Low List for Everyday Items

HGTV Magazine and Sabrina Soto, host of The High Low Project , pulled together some dynamic duos with drastically different price tags.
By: Kate Doherty

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Outdoor Elegance

Navy piping around the edges gives this outdoor pillow a finished look. Jiti Bedding Coral 12" x 20" polyester outdoor pillow in sky, $71, wayfair.com

Almost a Match

Remarkably similar, minus the piping. Buy a few for your porch or deck. Coral 12" x 20" polyester outdoor pillow in blue, $25, grandinroad.com

Take a Seat

Check out the intricately carved turned legs on this classic Queen Anne dining chair. Baltic birch chair, $399, ethanallen.com

Comfortable Cushion

A look-alike with a great shape — and it’s available in six finishes. Sheffield wood side chair in warm cherry finish, $179, homedecorators.com

Safe and Stylish

These double-fired porcelain dishes are microwave-, dishwasher- and oven-safe to 350 degrees F. Thomas by Rosenthal Sunny Day Stripes dinnerware (pieces sold individually; price is for 4 four-piece place settings), $344, macys.com

Deal Alert

Each place setting includes both salad and dessert plates. Marble Swirl porcelain dinnerware (price is for a set of 4 five-piece place settings), $130, echodesign.com

Structured Style

The loose padded pillow makes this chaise ultra-comfy. And it comes in 300 fabrics. Holden 79" acrylic and polyester chaise in tetris maize, $2,299, roomandboard.com

Luxurious Fabric for Less

A shorter arm and plush back streamline this velvet option’s shape. Lorimer 66" chaise in dandelion velvet, $899, westelm.com

Baking Organization

A decorative crackly finish gives this jar passed-down-from-Grandma appeal. Chalkboard 3 3/4"-tall stoneware spice jar in sky, $10, anthropologie.com

Cool Container

The silicone gasket lid screws on to keep contents fresh. 4 1/10"-tall ceramic spice jar in aqua, $5, worldmarket.com

Decorative Details

An antique-mirrored top and hand-applied gold-leaf finish are luxe touches. Worlds Away Gold Hexagonal 24" x 19" side table, $473, laylagrayce.com

Start With This End Table

Same groovy hexagonal shape, but with a glass top and an iron base. Hexagon 24" x 19" side table, $99, urbanoutfitters.com

The Big-Guy Grill

The Rolls-Royce of grills: lights for night cooking, a commercial-grade stainless steel body and a powerful side burner for sautéing. Three-burner SS 500 grill, $1,399, sabergrills.com for stores

Just-As-Good Grilling

Special infrared technology ensures steaks are evenly cooked and super juicy. Char-Broil TRU-Infrared three-burner T-36D stainless steel grill, $399, lowes.com

Under the Umbrella

Auto-tilt 10' x 6'6" polyester market umbrella in Sunbrella seaside Seville with stand, $419, homedecorators.com

Stay in the Shade

Catalina Cove stripe 8'11" x 9' polyester umbrella, $160, and umbrella stand, $50, both pier1.com

Go Orange Outdoors

Luxembourg aluminum chairs in paprika, $326 each, fermobusa.com for stores

Foolproof Weatherproof

Sabrina polypropylene chairs in orange, $129 each, roomandboard.com

Sugar or Salt

Key lime 33-ounce margarita mix, $15, williams-sonoma.com

Perfect for a Picnic

Tres Agaves 34-ounce margarita mix, $8, worldmarket.com

Sip in the Sun

Mariposa Vidrio green confetti glass, $75 for a set of 4, scarlettalley.com

Glass Half Full

Capri highball glass, $32 for a set of 4, zgallerie.com

High-Shine Surface

Round 38" steel bistro table in glossy willow green, $363, fermobusa.com for stores

The Color of Summer

Café Collection 36" iron table in green, $179, ballarddesigns.com

Light the Night

Iron and glass 9 1/2"-tall lantern in cool blue, $45, hayneedle.com

When the Stars Come Out

Teal-blue crackle 10"-tall glass lantern, $30, lampsplus.com

The Shade of Sunshine

This 100-percent cotton pillow adds summer fun to an armchair. Quatrefoil 20" x 20" pillow in lemon yellow, $60, zazzle.com

Endless Options

It’s made from polyester, so this one can go indoors or out. Cabana geometric 17" x 17" pillow in yellow, $20, pier1.com

Shiny Style

Lacquered wood is a high-end touch, and the closed sides let you line up loads of paperbacks. Happy Chic by Jonathan Adler Crescent Heights 40"W x 14"D x 78"H bookcase in red, $1,645, jcp.com

Open and Airy

Display a mix of books and knickknacks on this airy, open steel frame. Slim étagère 42"W x 15"D x 72"H powder-coated bookcase in red, $509, roomandboard.com

Summertime Eating

Just the right size for dinner fresh off the grill. Spongeware 10 3/4"-diameter glazed terra-cotta plates (sold individually; price is for 4), $80, canvashomestore.com

Set the Table

Slightly smaller, this plate is perfect for lunchtime. Set of 4 Blue Tile 9"-diameter glazed terra-cotta plates, $40, westelm.com

Sleek Octagon

A rich walnut veneer border gives this hall mirror more polish. Stanley Hudson Street 38"-diameter mirror, $791, wayfair.com

Different Price Point

An antiqued finish with a nail-head-like trim makes for a vintage look. Gunnar 40"-diameter mirror, $229, homedecorators.com

Luxurious Frame

Delicately embossed leather, brass accents, and suede lining — such luxe details! Shagreen 5" x 7" frame in turquoise, $290, aerin.com

Priced Right

Same size and a similar aqua hue, but in glossy enamel. Enamel 5" x 7" frame in turquoise, $32, cwonder.com

For the Beach House

A wooden base anchors this hemp lamp and linen shade. Spinnaker 27"-tall lamp, $250, serenaandlily.com

Simplicity

No base on this burlap pick, but the matching finial is a fun topper. Nautical 28"-tall rope lamp, $50, HomeGoods stores

Curb Appeal

Decorative ridges on this ceramic planter make it a standout patio piece. Jardiniere 12"-diameter pot in orange, $165, bauerpottery.com

The Bold Outdoors

The bottom has casters, so it’s easy to move in and out of the sun. Easy Roller self-watering 14"-diameter polypropylene pot in orange, $50, gardeners.com

Fadeproof Fabric

Manchester 89" sofa in Sunbrella canvas azure, $1,899, ballarddesigns.com

True Blue

Design by Conran Brooke 84" linen/polyester-blend sofa in cobalt blue, $1,645, jcp.com

Granny Smith

Sunbrella 22" x 22" pillow in apple, $55, crateandbarrel.com

Garnished With Lime

Caravan 20" x 20" cotton-blend pillow in lime green, $30, pillowdecor.com

Fun and Feminine

Gallery 22" x 22" cotton-blend pillow in multi ikat floral, $88, insert, $22, both garnethill.com

Floral Statement

Oversized Jacquard Check 24" x 24" polyester pillow, $50, pier1.com

Thick Stripes

Sunbrella Awning Stripe 18" x 18" pillow in peridot, $40, potterybarn.com

Green and White

Cabana Stripe 17" x 17" polyester pillow, $20, pier1.com

Solid Wood

Heartwood 28"W x 24"D x 25"H walnut table, $1,049, roomandboard.com

Make End Tables Meet

Wynwood 25"W x 27"D x 24"H birch veneer table, $250, hayneedle.com

Slight Tint

Blenko 29"-tall glass lamp in wheat, $590, rejuvenation.com

Interesting Neutral

Mercer 26"-tall glass lamp in sugar cane, $120, angelohome.com

Continue the Color

William Yeoward Country Sophie 9"-tall glass vase in steel blue, $350, bloomingdales.com

Orb Vase

Capri 6 3/4"-tall glass vase, $55, luluandgeorgia.com

Bench Seating

With its high back and arms, this settee would work great at a dining table. Blair 52"W x 36"D x 43"H bench in cotton valeta raspberry, $1,329, ballarddesigns.com

Pretty in Pink

Try this smaller, armless pick opposite your sofa in lieu of chairs. Henley 50"W x 31 1/2"D x 33 1/2"H settee in pink cotton, $799, grandinroad.com

Geometric Shape

Sculptural but sturdy, this handsome lamp comes in four finishes, including aged iron, shown here. Selene 29 3/4"-tall lamp, $399, circalighting.com

Light the Room for Less

Pick up a pair of these dark bronze lamps to dress up a living room for less than $200. Industrial Truss 25"-tall lamp, $80, lampsplus.com

Fancy Find

This luxe tray is made with fancy Limoges porcelain and lined in 24k gold. Malachite 12" x 6" tray, $195, l-objet.com

Nearly Identical

A laminated fabric tray mimics the look at a fraction of the price. Malachite 12" x 8" tray, $28, shopyellowhammer.com

For Quick Touchups

A black iron frame, a leather strap, a polished nickel knob — this mirror has it all. Arteriors Home Expedition 17"-diameter mirror, $468, wayfair.com

Materials Make a Difference

The brown leather is faux, so you’ll save a bundle on this cool look-alike. One, Two Buckle My Mirror 16"-diameter mirror, $159, landofnod.com

Standout Florals

Vibrant flowers pop on this large cotton and linen pillow. Cydney Multi 22" x 22" pillow, $125, companyc.com

Fresh Picked

A pair of these cotton pillows with embroidered blooms funs up any sofa. Saratoga 18" x 18" pillow, $44, homedecorators.com

Heavy Duty

Built from solid reclaimed pine, this table has an extra shelf for storage. Library 50"W x 32"D x 20"H coffee table, $899, westelm.com

Save vs. Splurge

Check out the brass hardware on this cherry veneer option. Tate Street Campaign 42 5/8"W x 22 5/8"D x 20"H cocktail table, $629, thomasville.com for stores

Costly Carpet

Hand-knotted supersoft wool means it’s barefoot-friendly. Quatrefoil by Cococozy 5' x 8' rug in light blue/ivory, $2,557, capelrugshome.com

Kick Off Your Shoes

A pretty, flat-weave dhurrie is ideal for an entryway. Soho 5' x 8' wool rug in spa blue, $338, shadesoflight.com

Solid Wood

Sadie 66"W x 30"H x 30"D maple desk in cirrus white, $1,699, ethanallen.com

Classic (Off) White

Bouclier 56"W x 26"D x 30"H solid hardwood and veneer desk in distressed off-white over spa, $949, ballarddesigns.com

Cushiony Comfort

Abby chair in cotton linen woven seamist, $679, bassettfurniture.com for stores

Nail-Head Detail

Camel-Back Parsons chair in linen protege haze, $199, homedecorators.com

Cool Desk Lamp

Bestlite BL2 19"-tall brass lamp in charcoal black, $579, shophorne.com

Basic Black

Industrial 33"-tall metal task lamp, $99, westelm.com

Stylishly Organized

Semikolon 12 1/2"-tall fiberboard magazine box in lime, $18, seejanework.com

Easy Reads

Bigso Bright Stockholm 12 3/4"-tall fiberboard magazine file in green, $10, containerstore.com

Geek Chic

MacBook Pro 13" laptop, $1,199, apple.com

Tech Tool

Inspiron 14z Ultrabook 14" laptop, $550, dell.com

Accessorize With Style

Tape dispenser in pool blue, $12, poppin.com; Anything stapler in turquoise, $39, shophorne.com

Baby Blues

Scotch Jewel Pop tape dispenser in blue, $4, staples.com; stapler in pool blue, $14, poppin.com

Pretty Penmanship

Two’s Company Cambridge 4 1/4"-tall brass mint julep cup, $30, amazon.com

Multiuse Cup

4 1/2"-tall brass julep cup, $9, jamaligarden.com

Durable Stripes

Pleated Stripe 9 1/2"-tall ceramic wastebasket, $50, echodesign.com

Plastic Works Fine

Allure Home Creation techno stripe 9 7/10"-tall polypropylene wastebasket, $17, walmart.com

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