By Sun Jung • June 20, 2014
Summer is the ideal time to refresh our home interiors before fall distracts us with coat shopping and winter forces us to hibernate. Financially, it is also the best time of the year since lots of stores are hosting their semi-annual sales to liquidate their inventories. Everyone who wants to shed away that antiquated look or will be moving into a new apartment should buy their furniture and decors now. Before driving to the closest mall though, hit the online retailers that are now having their semi-annual sales topped with sweet promotions.
Bemuse your guests with the trunk coffee table or vogue side end table from Home Decorators. Featuring modern to cottage styles, you’ll find a variety of simple and eccentric crafts at competitive prices in here. Receive a free rug pad or free shipping on all lightning as part of this month’s specials. Be aware that Home Decorators is having limited-time sales on all outdoor furniture, selected rugs, decors, and baby & kids products that will end soon. If you’ve been intrigued about tapping into your garden’s potential, transform the curiosity into action by trimming the plain yard into a tailored space.
Hosting dinners does not only require great meals, but fancy dinnerware and drinkware that show sophistication to your guests. Beat the crazy skyrocketing prices for kitchen and dining accessories with Pfaltzgraff. Let your gourmet meals shine on a gold tablecloth or serve fruit punch in a pedestal-style beverage dispenser during summer rooftop parties. Redeem the exclusive 30% off coupon in one item to gun down the expenditure even further. With their impressive selection of brands like Casa Moda and Cuisinart, dinners will become a deluxe affair.
To win the tabletop fashion in your circle of friends, add some accents to your home with Mikasa. Replace that mundane bowl sitting on the table with a translucent ruby oval one and enjoy 10% to 79% off on best selling dinnerware. Are your utensils a conglomeration of what your previous roommates left behind? It’s nice to have remembrances…in photographic forms, but you’re not in college anymore. Ditch those mismatching flatware and get flattering sets that shines your style. Also take an exclusive 30% off on one item from your entire order.
Instead of getting a fish tank, buy an Aquafarm Kit – it’s a self-cleaning fish tank where the fish’s wastes feed the plants and the plants in turn clean the water. You can buy this oddball in Posh 365, the ultimate online station of urban and classic adornments. Revitalize your niche with flare by getting off-the-wall board lamps, pillows with quips or fuzzy chandelier. Posh 365 redefines contemporary interior decoration by merging wit and practicality into their products. Enjoy the exclusive $15 off coupon for your orders over $125.
When purchasing embellishments to your space, Kohl’s believes that it shouldn’t only be pleasing for the view, but for other senses as well. That’s why Kohl’s has recently introduced its Sonoma Farmers Market Collection – a line of candles that boost the color and scent around the shelves or tables. Browse through their “For Home” section and you’ll find an endless list of products including sculptures and vintage picture frames with massively marked down values. For those who cannot quench their cheap-thirst, take an additional 15% off on household essentials.
When people enter your territory, make them feel the aura of your personal taste with unique articles from Plaid Parasol, where norm is not part of their aspiration. Pop your room with vibrant pink and purple with its Fan Pendant Light – a rare handmade piece that have different fixtures. Serve your guests with classic English tea sets accompanied with vintage-style French napkins. The more exotic it is, the more we have to spend; however, Plaid Parasol’s sale and the 10% off deal can contradict this notion. Do not let go of the $30 off coupon as well! It’s going to expire soon.
Be a biodegradable dweller by going green with the help of bambeco – an eco-friendly platform of home and garden accessories that are composed of all-natural, organic materials. Buy a recycled glass lantern or an antique tin mirror that will showcase your sense of fad as well as care for planet. Sustainability does not have to correlate with limitations when it comes to beautifying households. Be a smart earth enthusiast by taking 15% off coupon and checking out their 10% - 30% off eco-friendly home décor.
For those of us who love to add a personal touch into our residence, Lillian Vernon provides free personalization services for various home decors. Do not limit your footprint with photographs on the wall, but add your family name in vinyl lettering or in canvas print. Greet people with door mats that bear your last name and entertain them with decorative pillows in the couch. Receive 20% off on your purchase and check out their exclusive Fourth of July rosebuds and flags!
We all know of Macy’s reputation to offer great deals and clearance on products – that’s why, it’s a must-spot to navigate when looking for affordable ways to revamp your furniture. Go to the Home Décor section and you’ll find their list of best sellers with discounts already applied to them. Ever wanted to illuminate your living room or personal library with those classy candle holders? Well, it happens to be on their best sellers’ list! Are you a figurine collector? Macy’s has a vast range of brands that have finely polished figurine dolls from large names such as Swarovski and Baccarat. For Macys’s savvys out there, redeem the $20 off coupon.
Aside from its affordability, JCPenney is an emporium of traditional and funky items that people of every character can come together to shop. Whether you want a modest mirror or an outlandish one on the wall, you’ll find it for a much lower price in here than your local furniture store. Don’t miss their sales on selected home décor pieces and take an extra 15% off on your entire order!
Sun Jung Sun Jung is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Southern California majoring in English Literature. Born in South Korea, she was raised in Guadalajara, Mexico for seventeen years before coming to LA for college.