42 High/Low Duos That Scream Spring

These dynamic duos from HGTV Magazine have drastically different price tags.

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April 22, 2019


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Rainbow Pillow: High

Chunky tassels in the pillow’s palette are a fun detail. (Basma 14" x 20" cotton-blend pillow)

Buy It: Paynes Gray, $99

Rainbow Pillow: Low

A cheerful pick at a price that’ll make you smile. (Retro Rainbow Sun Fade 14" x 20" polyester pillow)

Buy It: Society 6, $38

Striped Ottoman: High

Stripes and bone inlay — the perfect mix of fun and fancy. (Blue and White Lines 20-1/4"H x 14-1/2"-diameter bone-inlay stool)

Buy It: Burke Decor, $695

Striped Ottoman: Low

For a cushier option, try an upholstered hex-shaped stool. (Hexagonal 19"W x 17"D x 19"H cotton ottoman in azul ticking stripe)

Buy It: The Inside, $299

Rattan Chair: High

Inspired by a 1930s design, but looks so right now. (Edgewater rattan and acrylic chair in chalk)

Buy It: Serena and Lily, $1,298

Rattan Chair: Low

Even the legs are rounded on this curvy chair. (Marina rattan and olefin chair in natural and lago dune)

Buy It: Scout and Nimble, $456

Lamp: High

Rich walnut accents make it mid-century modern cool. (Glisan 30"-tall walnut and ceramic lamp in matte seagreen)

Buy It: Rejuvenation, $479

Lamp: Low

A minimalist design but still a big pop of color next to a sofa. (Stiffel Carson Converse 24-1/2"-tall metal lamp in jade green)

Buy It: Lamps Plus, $275

Butterfly Mirror: High

Each one of those golden butterflies is handcrafted. (Jamie Young Co. Butterfly 36"-diameter metal mirror in brass finish)

Buy It: Horchow, $585

Butterfly Mirror: Low

Lots more gleam — and more butterflies! (Golden Butterflies 30-3/4"-diameter iron mirror)

Buy It: Pier 1, $90

Floral Vases: High

So lovely, you can skip the fresh spring flowers. (Leah Goren Marcella stoneware vases, sold individually)

Buy It: Anthropologie, $72 (for a mixed set of three)

Floral Vases: Low

A bit smaller, this trio would look sweet on a shelf. (LC Lauren Conrad stoneware vases)

Buy It: Kohls, 50 (for a mixed set of 3)

Pendant: High

There are more than 120 quartz pieces on this showstopper. (Ray 28-3/4"-diameter quartz and brass-finished-iron pendant)

Buy It: CB2, $799

Pendant: Low

The crystal rods are almost invisible on a similarly glam option. (Utopia 25-3/4"-diameter crystal and brass-finished-steel pendant)

Buy It: Lamps Plus, $500

Zig-Zag Platter: High

This porcelain pick is microwave- and dishwasher-safe. (Lovely Chevron IV 9-1/4" x 13" porcelain platter)

Buy It: Zazzle, $73

Zig-Zag Platter: Low

Shatterproof, so kids can tote food to the table worry-free. (Ziggy 10" x 14" melamine platter)

Buy It: French Bull, $12

Console: High

It’s all about the fun bobbin legs on this demilune. (Novo 39"W x 16"D x 34"H wood console)

Buy It: Grandin Road, $499

Console: Low

An antiques store find? Shhh! You’ll never tell. (Litton Lane 32"W x 12"D x 32"H wood console)

Buy It: Home Depot, $85

Floral Rug: High

The flowers are raised out of the wool for a 3-D effect. (Lourdes 3'6" x 5'6" wool rug)

Buy It: Rifle Paper Co., $220

Floral Rug: Low

Florals plus tassels: super awesome! (Navy and Coral Floral 3' x 5' cotton and wool rug)

Buy It: World Market, $80

Lemon Chair: High

It’s upholstered in performance fabric, so no worries about spills. (Manchester Sunbrella and wood chair in Lisbon blue and walnut)

Buy It: Ballard Designs, $1,477

Lemon Chair: Low

Lemons and oodles of blossoms freshen up a living room. (Holmes linen-blend and wood chair in lemon blossom)

Buy It: One Kings Lane, $575

Lamp: High

A retro-style lamp with a dimmer for just-right light. (Robert Abbey Dolly 27-1/2"-tall ceramic lamp in citron)

Buy It: Lamps Plus, $347

Lamp: Low

Score! You get a pair of these for this price. (Studded 24"-tall ceramic lamps in yellow)

Buy It: Kirkland's, $180 (for a ser of 2)

Globe Pendant: High

This steel pendant would be so groovy over a dining table. (Julie Neill Luna 22"-diameter steel chandelier in matte white)

Buy It: Circa Lighting, $2,075

Globe Pendant: Low

A plastic pick at one very lightweight price. (Lorenzo Radaelli for Umage Lora 17-3/4"-diameter polypropylene pendant in white)

Buy It: Lumens, $138

Navy Chest: High

Covered in lacquered grass cloth, from top to scrolled feet. (Bungalow 5 Ming 40-1/2"W x 18"D x 34"H lacquered grass cloth chest in navy blue)

Buy It: Perigold, $3,000

Navy Chest: Low

Smooth wood in an appealing curved design. (Crestview Collection Hawthorne Estate Curved 38"W x 20"D x 36"H wood and MDF chest in blue)

Buy It: Wayfair, $730

Pink Wine Glasses: High

There’s a fancy 24-karat-gold rim on these elegant wine glasses. (Gilded Rim glasses, sold individually)

Buy It: Anthropologie, $112 (for a set of 4)

Pink Wine Glasses: Low

Simply pretty options for spring holiday — or everyday — dining. (Grace wine glasses in pink)

Buy It: Pier 1, $36 (for a set of 4)

Sofa: High

Super-shiny stainless steel legs make a velvet sofa almost seem to float. (Hunter 90"-wide velvet and stainless steel sofa in Avignon peridot)

Buy It: Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, $3,994

Sofa: Low

Plush and sturdy: Its rub count — how often a fabric can be rubbed before showing wear — is 50,000! (Asher 85"-wide polyester and metal sofa in ochre and brushed nickel finish)

Buy It: Interior Define, $1,595

Pink Pillow: High

Hand-embroidered in India with glam gold accents. (Whitney Grid 18" x 18" wool and rayon pillow cover)

Buy It: Leah Singh, $120

Pink Pillow: Low

A polyester take on so-cool-right-now windowpane print. (Grid and Pink 18" x 18" polyester pillow)

Buy It: Society 6, $35

Mirror: High

A catty mirror for a feline-friendly kid’s room. (Christopher Knight Home Boca Cat Ear 23-1/2" x 2- 1/4" iron and MDF mirror in beige)

Buy It: Overstock, $89

Mirror: Low

This wall pet may be smaller, but: bunny! (Pillowfort Bunny 11" x 13" wood mirror)

Buy It: Target, $18

Color-Blocked Rug: High

A contemporary wool twist on a classic Persian rug technique and palette. (Gemstones 6' x 9' wool rug)

Buy It: Company C, $1,395

Color-Blocked Rug: Low

Created by an esteemed British designer, this one delivers lots of pops in low-pile cotton. (Margo Selby Stripe Block 5' x 8' cotton rug)

Buy It: West Elm, $199

Butterfly Plates: High

There’s a 24-karat- gold rim on these luxe salad plates. (Christian Lacroix Butterfly Parade 7-3/4"-diameter porcelain plates)

Buy It: Williams Sonoma, $320 (for a set of 4)

Butterfly Plates: Low

Beauties without gold, so they’re dishwasher-safe. (Butterfly 8"-diameter porcelain plates)

Buy It: World Market, $25 (for a set of 4)

Sconce: High

The hand-rubbed finish gives a warm patina. (Thomas O’Brien Vendome 22"-wide metal sconce in antique brass finish)

Buy It: Burke Decor, $435

Sconce: Low

A similar sconce that won’t tarnish your budget. (Safavieh Jaxson 21-1/2"-wide metal sconce)

Buy It: Lowe's, $101

Velvet Chair: High

Check out the fancy brass legs on this soft spot. (Jonathan Adler Ether velvet and metal barrel chair)

Buy It: Wayfair, $1,750

Velvet Chair: Low

A line of button tufting on the back adds detail. (Velvet and gold-finished-stainless-steel barrel chair in emerald)

Buy It: AllModern, $380

Throw Blanket: High

So so soft cashmere for those crisp not-yet-spring evenings. (Greek Key 50" x 65" cashmere throw)

Buy It: Williams Sonoma, $299

Throw Blanket: Low

Spill some wine? No prob — you can pop it in the washer. (Riley Home Greek Key 50" x 70" cotton-acrylic throw)

Buy It: Bloomingdales, $89

Terrazzo Frame: High

A metallic paper underlayer adds a bit of shimmer. (Terrazzo 5" x 7" acrylic frame in coral)

Buy It: Bird and Company, $95

Terrazzo Frame: Low

Trending terrazzo at a low-commitment price. (Terrazzo 5" x 7" wood frame)

Buy It: Kirklands, $27

Gold Mirror: High

These big blossoms will give you a rosy outlook. (The Emily and Meritt Rose 34-1/4"-diameter iron mirror)

Buy It: PB Teen, $249

Gold Mirror: Low

Smaller, yet still sweet in a powder room. (Opalhouse Leaf 22"-diameter gold-finished-metal mirror)

Buy It: Target, $40

Bird Figurine: High

Handmade in Mexico, from beak to heart-shaped tail. (Love Bird 12"W x 4"D x 10"H papier-mâché figurine in Bahaman sea blue)

Buy It: Stray Dog Designs, $38

Bird Figurine: Low

A resin one is just as cute perched on a bookshelf. (Bird 6"W x 2-1/2"D x 5-1/2"H resin figurine in blue)

Buy It: Pier 1, $10

Multi-Colored Rug: High

This wool pick seems artfully aged, giving it vintage appeal. (Rhapsody 5' x 8' wool rug)

Buy It: Company C, $995

Multi-Colored Rug: Low

Found-in-a-bazaar good looks in easy-care polypropylene. (Surya Norwich NWC-2302 5'3" x 7'3" polypropylene rug)

Buy It: Rug Studio, $155

Colored Dresser: High

Designed for kids, this dresser is just the right size for an entryway or a little nook. (Lukka 45"W x 18-1/2"D x 34-1/2"H maple dresser in mint)

Buy It: Nico and Yeye, $1,299

Colored Dresser: Low

A wider version amps up storage in a bedroom — or would be a cool console for a TV in a den. (Alviso-59 -1/4"W x 18-1/2"D x 32-1/2"H MDF dresser in blue and off-white)

Buy It: AllModern, $417

Pillow: High

A cushy feather insert plumps up a marbled pillow. (D.L. Rhein Marbled Madness 20" x 20" cotton-blend pillow in navy and turquoise)

Buy It: Amazon, $74

Pillow: Low

This one has star appeal: It’s designed by Drew Barrymore. (Flower Home by Drew Barrymore Vintage Marble 18" x 18" cotton pillow in Cuban blue)

Buy It: Walmart, $37

Sofa: High

Upholstered in fade- and stain-resistant fabric, so it can handle real life. (Reese 85"-wide sofa in Sunbrella canvas yellow and mocha stain)

Buy It: Room and Board, $2,299

Sofa: Low

A bench seat keeps this version tidy—no crumbs in between the cushions. (Monroe 81"-wide sofa in marigold velvet and pecan finish)

Buy It: APT2B, $1,498

Lamp: High

An antiqued brass base is the finishing touch. (Christopher Spitzmiller Smith 29-1/4"-tall ceramic and brass lamp in mixed blue brown)

Buy It: Circa Lighting, $729

Lamp: Low

Similar squiggles at a fourth the price! (Lasalle 24"-tall ceramic and metal lamp in navy blue)

Buy It: Lamps Plus, $180

Box: High

This gem of a trinket box is handmade from super-luxe malachite and brass. (Andu 4"W x 3"D x 1-3/4"H malachite and brass box)

Buy It: Houzz, $960

Box: Low

Yes, the green swirls are printed paper, but it is more than twice the size. (8-1/2"W x 8-1/2"D x 7"H paper and wood box)

Buy It: Fete Home, $45

Rug: High

Check out the dainty white fringe on this hand-knotted rug. (Kismet 5' x 7' wool rug in navy)

Buy It: Caitlin Wilson, $1,150

Rug: Low

Classic motifs in contemporary (and durable) polypropylene. (Surya Harput HAP-1037 5'3" x 7'3" polypropylene rug)

Buy It: Macy's, $299

Desk: High

Glam alert! There’s a mock-croc effect on this red lacquered desk. (Vig Furniture Congress 57"W x 26"D x 30"H wood and metal desk in red)

Buy It: Houzz, $1,312

Desk: Low

Painted legs and campaign hardware are nice touches on a smart buy. (Inspire Q Kenton 42"W x 23-3/4"D x 30"H wood and MDF desk in red)

Buy It: Overstock, $215

Chandelier: High

Each bead is crafted from turquoise-color marble. (Currey & Company Alberto Orb 28"-diameter marble and iron chandelier)

Buy It: Build, $2,620

Chandelier: Low

The beads are glass on this smaller yet still chic statement. (Safavieh Lalita 17- 3/4"-diameter glass and metal chandelier)

Buy It: Hayneedle, $215

Rug: High

Check out the fun multicolor tassels on this hand-hooked wool rug. (Surya Bonifate 5' x 7'6" wool rug in rose and dark red)

Buy It: Burke Decor, $349

Rug: Low

Equally cool, plus it’s made of family-friendly polypropylene. (Bohemian Jennifer 5' x 8' polypropylene rug)

Buy It: Home Depot, $80

Pitcher: High

Designed in the ’50s, this glass pitcher is still a modern classic. (Mosser Jadeite 40-ounce glass pitcher)

Buy It: Sur la Table, $45

Pitcher: Low

Sometimes extra detailing doesn’t equal extra dollars. (Now Designs 40-ounce stoneware pitcher in radiant)

Buy It: Amazon, $20

Umbrella Stand: High

A hand-painted porcelain stand is like a piece of art for an entryway. (Oriental Home Floral 24"-tall porcelain umbrella stand)

Buy It: Overstock, $130

Umbrella Stand: Low

It’s a third of the price, so you can save your money for, well, a rainy day. (Blue & White 17 -1/2"-tall ceramic umbrella holder)

Buy It: Pearl River, $40

Wallpaper: High

Gives a wall the look of tile, with a lot less hassle. (Heath Ceramics Arcade wallpaper in cayenne, price is for a single roll)

Buy It: Hygge and West, $190

Wallpaper: Low

A similar pattern that’s easier to apply—it’s peel-and-stick. (Inscribed Here Mosaic wallpaper in orange, price is for a single roll)

Buy It: Spoon Flower, $90

Coffee Table: High

A simple silhouette keeps this spacious square table sleek and chic. (Blu Dot Minimalista 42"W x 42"D x 13"H walnut and powder-coated-steel coffee table in black)

Buy It: Perigold, $799

Coffee Table: Low

A slimmer rectangular version is equally modern and fresh. (Mercury Row Helene 48"W x 24"D x 18"H pine and metal coffee table)

Buy It: Wayfair, $238

Lamp: High

That’s a gold leaf base on this reactive-glazed pick. (Jamie Young Madeline 26"-tall ceramic lamp)

Buy It: Candelabra, $413

Lamp: Low

You lose the gold base but you gain pretty detail all around. (Soto 32"-tall ceramic lamp)

Buy It: Pottery Barn, $189

Red Range: High

The range company of choice in many pro kitchens. (Dual Fuel 36"-wide stainless steel range in apple red)

Buy It: Viking (for stores), $10,799

Red Range: Low

Adds cool color and has two extra burners. Hot! (Pro 36"-wide stainless steel range in cherry red)

Buy It: Big Chill, $3,995