Splurge or Steal: Sabrina Soto's Picks for Bargain Housewares

Raise your hand if you love a bargain look-alike! With Sabrina Soto, host of The High/Low Project, we pulled together some dynamic duos with drastically different price tags.

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  • High/Low Chairs

    High (right): $1,901
    Durable bouclé fabric looks good as new for decades. D’Urso swivel lounge, dwr.com

    Low (left): $139
    Groovy up your home office. So reasonable, why not buy two? Skruvsta swivel chair, ikea-usa.com

  • High/Low Lamps

    High (left): $600
    A double layer of glass helps give the base a really rich color. Paulette lamp, arteriorshome.com

    Low (right): $198
    A linen shade keeps the price down. Look at the cute finial on top! Aqua Glass Ripple lamp, reginaandrew.com

  • High/Low Poufs

    High (left): $345
    Hand-sewn and dyed, just like a fab bazaar find. Gold Moroccan pouf, johnderian.com

    Low (right): $120
    Less intricate stitching saves you a lotta dollars. Nate Berkus metallic pouf, hsn.com

  • High/Low Clocks

    High (left): $385
    A midcentury modern gem by design whiz George Nelson. Nelson Sunburst clock, dwr.com

    Low (right): $45
    This clock would look so happy in a kitchen. Normann Copenhagen Watch Me clock, huset-shop.com

  • High/Low Bedside Tables

    High (left): $4,800
    A mahogany and leather antique treasure from the 1930s. Gilbert Rohde Mahogany nightstands, set of 2, quotientnyc.com

    Low (right): $499
    Modern take: walnut and powder-coated steel. A steal! Modu-licious bedside table, bludot.com

  • High/Low Trays

    High (left): $150
    Twelve layers (!) of lacquer add serious gloss to a do-it-all tray. Orange lacquer tray, jonathanadler.com

    Low (right): $40
    Acrylic is made for easy cleanup. Just spray and wipe. Format orange tray, cb2.com

  • High/Low Sofas

    High (left): $2,650
    High-resilience foam core cushions keep this sofa from slouching. Jackson sofa, wshome.com

    Low (right): $1,299
    Kids? Pets? Microfiber is up to the challenge. A corduroy weave makes it extra tough. Oxford sofa, crateandbarrel.com

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