50 Weird Things That Make Your Home Dope As Hell

Odd but awesome.

Written by Erin Celletti and Alexandra Elizabeth
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Getting a little bored with your current home situation? We all do from time to time. So why not spruce things up a bit with these kind of weird but also kind of awesome Amazon products that either look really cool, make your life a little easier, or are upgraded versions of essentials you already use. Here are 50 things we’ve found on Amazon that will quickly turn your home into the “cool home.” You’re welcome.

These Stick-On Holders You Can Use For Nearly Anything

Whether you’re trying to secure power cables, shavers, toothbrushes, or kitchen utensils, these silicone holders are exactly what you need. They come pre-treated with adhesive backings, you can simply press them into place on your desired surface. The flexible prongs stretch to fit a variety of items and provide natural nonslip traction.

  • Available colors: 10
This Nonslip Coffee Station Mat That’s Highly Absorbent

Keeping your counter free of drips and stains is easy when you have this coffee station mat. It has a 100% rubber backing that won’t skid even when put down on a wet floor. Because, yes, it can also be used as an entryway mat or put beneath your pet’s food bowls. It both absorbs and dries quickly so that everything is left clean and looking tidy.

This Window Film That Adds An Instant Upgrade In Vibes (& Privacy)

You know the vibe when it’s raining outside and the beaded droplets drip down your window? Achieve that at home — without the rain — thanks to this static cling window film. The frosted film not only makes regular glass look like textured glass, but it also adds a layer of privacy without having to use curtains. The best part: You’ll still be letting diffused light into your space.

This Light-Up Word Clock That’s Unlike Any Other Clock

Who says clocks have to have numbers? This electronic clock uses illuminated words to tell the time, with a word-search type design that’s equal parts modern and creative. Available in four colors, including chic copper or trendy rose gold, it’s powered by a USB cable and displays the time in five minute increments. Guests will have never seen anything like it.

  • Available colors: 4
These Aloe-Infused Bed Sheets That Are Good For Your Skin

Finding the right sheets can totally change your sleeping game, but finding sheets that actually hydrate your skin at the same time? Instant add-to-cart. This all-inclusive sheet set is treated with 100% aloe vera that loves your skin while you sleep, adding some soothing moisture — while feeling amazing at the same time.

  • Available sizes: 5
  • Available colors: 6
The Minimalist Lamp With A Wireless Phone Charger

This hollow bedside lamp adds a unique touch to any space. With its geometric, minimalist vibe, this LED lamp boasts a built-in wireless phone charger at the base for hassle-free power-ups. It also has three different levels of brightness to choose from — just tap the metal frame to find the perfect amount of illumination.

This Nonslip Bathtub Mat That Comes In Vibrant Blue

Bathtubs and showers are notoriously slippery surfaces, so you might want to make them safer with this nonslip bathtub mat that adds a splash of color to your space. Equipped with strong suction cups for a secure hold, it’s smartly designed with drain holes that help the mat dry more quickly. Choose from four different colors to suit your decor.

  • Available colors: 4
This Sliding Appliance Tray That Can Hold 30 Pounds

If you tend to keep your appliances tucked under your cabinets, this sliding tray will make them a breeze to reach without constantly having to lift them or risk scratching your counters. It can support up to 30 pounds and has nonslip pads on the bottom to keep it from moving.

These Door Draft Stoppers That Can Be Placed Indoors & Out

You’ll actually end up saving money after installing this pair of self-adhesive door draft stoppers. They take just seconds to set up and can lower your heat and electricity bills. In addition to keeping your home’s temperature under control, it can also keep out light, sound, and bugs. The layered piece can also be cut to fit every door perfectly.

The Cushy Pair Of Throw Pillow Covers That Make A Bold Statement

These plush throw pillow covers add both richness and texture to any space, complete with wide ribbing and a super soft feel. The faux fur shams come in a range of sizes and feature hidden zippers that won’t detract from their striking design. They’re well loved by reviewers, too, over 2,000 of whom have weighed in to give them an impressive 4.5-star overall rating.

  • Available colors: 11
These Gorgeous Drinking Glasses You Couldn’t Break If You Tried

Don’t waste money on expensive glassware that could eventually break, which will ruin the whole set. Instead, use these gorgeous jewel-tone drinking glasses that mimic real glass but are made of BPA-free acrylic instead. Use them daily as water glasses, or break them out for special occasions.

This Electric Candle Lighter That Puts Matches & Lighters To Shame

Light your candles in style with this electric candle lighter that uses flameless plasma technology for instant, smoke-free, odorless ignition. It charges via USB, so no need for fluid refills, and offers a quicker, safer, and much cooler way to light your candles. Plus, it’s equipped with a safety switch, so you can make sure it’s off when not in use.

  • Available colors: 8
A Roll-Up Drying Rack That Doubles As A Trivet

You can pull out this roll-up drying rack whenever you need it and slip it into any drawer whenever it’s not, leaving you with a lot more counter space. The rack is made up of stainless steel rods that are covered on silicone on either end to keep them in place. It can support up to 33 pounds in total and doubles as a trivet.

This Pan Organizer That Can Be Set Up Vertically Or Horizontally

In order to avoid an avalanche of cookware, keep everything neatly stacked on this pan organizer rack. It comes with eight adjustable levels that accommodate pots of various sizes. And since each has a rubber cover, nothing will end up scratched. Use it vertically or horizontally to best fit your space.

A Surge Protector That Actually Increases Your Storage

This outlet extender provides a range of thoughtful additions to make your life just a bit easier. For one, it has an impressive five AC outlets plus four USB ports, so you can power up a variety of devices at once. For another, the top boats a miniature shelf, so you can safely store your phone or other devices as they charge.

This Ceramic Soap Dispenser With Tons Of Personality

When it comes to outfitting your space in an unexpected way, opting for this ceramic soap dispenser is an excellent choice. With its subtle etched facial features and bold metallic pump, it’s a functional accessory that doubles as decor. Simply screw off the top for easy refills and fill it with the soap or lotion of your choosing.

  • Available colors: 4
An Elegant Makeup Organizer That Doubles As Decor

Storing your daily makeup and skin-care essentials doesn’t have to be clunky or cluttered as evidenced by this art deco-inspired makeup organizer. Its lazy-Susan construction offers 360-degree rotation for easy grabbing, and it’s available in four different jewel tones for a fun pop of color. It has two layers to maximize storage space.

  • Available colors: 4
These Patterned Dishcloths You Can Use Again & Again

Somewhere in between a paper towel and a sponge lie these Swedish dishcloths. They’re incredibly absorbent, as one cloth alone can soak up nearly a cup of liquid. And because you can keep washing and reusing them, they’re far more practical than single-use paper towels. Use them to absorb spills or scour dirty surfaces, thanks to their textured finish.

  • Available colors: 4
These Under-Cabinet Lights That Look Fancy AF

Illuminate your shelving, closets, or cabinets with these stick-on LED lights that add a warm glow wherever you install them. Battery operated, they turn on and off with a gentle touch of the lens and are easily installed with either the included adhesive tape or screws. This is one easy way to add instant upscale vibes to any space.

  • Available quantities: 2
This Light-Up Vanity Mirror With Touch-Screen Controls

When it comes to getting your makeup looking just right, lighting is everything, which is why this LED vanity mirror is an essential (and pretty awesome, too). It’s equipped with 36 LED lights that can be turned on via touch controls, and is USB-powered for convenient use. Plus, it offers up 3X magnification for precise makeup application and has a swiveling design, so you can find the perfect angle.

These Organizers That Help You Keep Socks & Underwear Tidy

Clean up your dressers with these organizer dividers, great for keeping your socks, underwear, ties, and other small items tidy. With a total of 64 slots spread across three boxes, you can easily find what you need for your day. These organizers are made of durable material and are resistant to dust and moisture, making them ideal for closets, shelves, drawers, and more.

  • Available colors: 7
These Hangers That Can Hold 10 Pieces Of Clothing At Once

Turn one hanger into ten with this four-pack of space-saving hangers that instantly optimizes your closet. Durable enough to hold even your heavy winter coats, these clever inventions have hooks for 10 hangers, so you can cascade your clothing vertically. This makes closet organization easier than ever before.

A Melting Dome That Helps Food Cook More Evenly

This stainless steel melting dome from Cuisinart is useful for infusing food with a smoky flavor — and for concentrating heat more effectively to melt cheese over burgers or keep food warm. “Didn't realize how much I needed this till I got it, and started using it,” one reviewer wrote. “Heats the food faster. Keeps the food moister while cooking.”

A 2-Pack Of Can Organizers That Tidy Up Your Fridge

These can organizers make each seltzer roll directly to the front so you always have an easy reach to the flavor you want. Your fridge will appear roomier as everything is kept more neat and tidy in the shatterproof containers. They also come in different widths in the listing, depending on whether you prefer slim or standard cans.

A Space-Saving Utensil Tray To Declutter Your Drawers

Help create more space in your kitchen while simultaneously neatening it up with this drawer organizer tray. Its clever design has utensils nesting underneath each other, rather than lying side by side, so you’ll get a significant amount of room back. To help you easily identify your items, each slot features a tiny icon of the utensils that are happily stored within.

  • Available colors: 2
This Weighted Grill Press That Easily Makes Paninis, Grilled Cheese, & More

This iron grill press might look simple, but it contains a multitude of uses. Not only does it create grill marks on meats, it can also make delicious paninis or grilled cheese sandwiches and press out unwanted oils and fat from meats. Weighing nearly 3 pounds, it can be easily moved with its wood handle.

These Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls That Are Dishwasher Safe

This dishwasher-safe mixing bowl set comes with five pieces in different sizes so you have the perfect match for whatever recipe you’re working on. They’re made of durable stainless steel and have wide rims that allow for drip-free pouring. Store them nested to save a ton of space.

A Nonstick Spatula Set That Is Heat Resistant

With this silicone spatula set, you’ll be able to wipe every bowl clean and get every last drop out of every jar. Their nonstick flexible heads easily make their way around every bend without scratching the surface. The heads are heat resistant to 480 degrees Fahrenheit.

Some Lid Organizers With Adjustable Dividers

With a 4.6-star overall rating, it’s clear to see that this lid organizer would be a great addition to your kitchen. It has removable dividers so you can separate them by shape or size and make them even easier to find. And since it comes in a pack of two, you’ll have space for your whole collection.

This Rose-Shaped Mold For The Fanciest Ice Cubes Ever

Jazz up your favorite cold beverages with this ice mold that turns water into gorgeous rose-inspired ice sculptures. This silicone mold makes four large cubes at a time — just pour water in via the built-in funnel and pop in the freezer. You can also use the mold for making cakes, soaps, and candles.

  • Available options: 5
A Wireless Charger That Powers Up Your Phone Quickly

Upgrade your charging experience with this wireless charging station that provides a safe and fast way to charge your devices. It offers 15W fast charging, powering up your phone quickly and effectively. Its LED indicator adjusts to light conditions, so it won't disturb your sleep, and it features different charging modes plus temperature control for safety.

This Genius Self-Draining Soap Tray

Grabbing a wet bar of soap to wash your hands is a less than pleasant sensory experience, but thanks to this self-draining soap tray, you can wash your hands with fresh, dry soap each time. Available in four colors, this tray elevates your bar of soap on dozens of spikes, and has an angled base that drains excess water to prevent sogginess.

  • Available colors: 4
A Wall-Mounted Bike Rack That’s Easy To Install

Clear up space in your garage with this bike rack that mounts to the wall and is secured with screws. It’s sturdy enough to hold bikes up to 50 pounds and its rubber-coated hooks protect from scratches and slipping. The fixed hook design also prevents bikes from accidentally falling and getting damaged or injuring someone.

An Adjustable, Dimmable Grow Light For Indoor Plants

This grow light helps indoor plants live their best life with full spectrum light that mimics natural sunlight. With adjustable height, this light has 10 brightness settings to provide the right amount of light for your plants. It’s also equipped with a built-in timer that has three modes and automatically turns on and off at the same time each day. Just place the light in the potted plant, adjust the height and angle, and you’re set.

This Pillow For Your Cups (All 3 Of Them)

Give your beverage assortment a comfortable place to rest with this cup cozy pillow that works as a multitasking resting spot. Designed to keep hot drinks hot and cold drinks cold, it has a sturdy base that helps prevent spills when you’re hanging on the couch, in bed, or anywhere else. It can hold up to three drinks and has a machine-washable cover for any spills.

This Super Slim Rolling Cart That Creates Extra Storage

This slim rolling storage cart creates extra storage in tight spaces between counters and walls. Useful in the bathroom for toiletries, the kitchen for cooking tools, or the laundry room for detergents, this three-tiered cart also comes with three utility hooks for added storage. Incredibly versatile, it can even be used without wheels and broken down into two separate units for under sink storage.

This Compact Ice Shaver That Can Make Snow Cones Anywhere

Wow everyone at your next picnic with this compact ice shaver that’s capable of crushing iced for drinks or snow cones anywhere you travel. With its 1-liter capacity, it can crush ice for a round of margaritas, slushies, or simply for anyone who enjoys snow-like ice. Three blades work quickly to shave ice, and it even comes with a free silicone ice tray that holds 15 ice blocks.

These Stackable Drawers That Organize & Display Small Items

Few things are more satisfying than when your things are organized properly, which makes this two-piece set of stackable bins an immensely rewarding find. Organize and display your cosmetics, office supplies, or jewelry pieces in these easy-pullout drawers made from BPA-free plastic.

The Cheese Slicer That Makes Quick Work Of Hard Cheeses, Veggies, & More

Say goodbye to struggling with hard cheeses and dull knives by using this cheese slicer. Its durable stainless steel gives it the ability to easily grate and slice hard cheeses, vegetables, and fruit peels. Plus, it’s dishwasher-safe for easy cleaning.

A Lint Roller That Won’t Damage Your Clothes

This lint roller has a smooth operation that won’t snag at any fabric so you can use it on sweaters and upholstery without worrying about any tears. It will instantly pick up even the smallest pieces of dust and thinnest strands of pet hair so your home is left spotless. And since it doesn’t use fussy sticky sheets, it can be used over and over again.

An Absorbent Shower Mat With A Faux Suede Surface

Upgrade your bathroom with this shower mat that is super absorbent and prevents water from being tracked around the room. Made with soft faux suede, it absorbs liquids almost instantly, leaving your feet and floors dry. It also features a rubber backing to help it stay in place.

  • Available colors: 11
A Quirky Egg Holder Shaped Like A Bus

Designed to securely store a dozen eggs, this scrambled bus egg holder adds a playful touch to your kitchen. Made from food-safe, BPA-free materials, it’s easy to use and safe for the whole family. It can also be tossed in the dishwasher for easy cleaning, making it a fun and practical addition to your home.

A Cutting Board Set That Can Be Mounted On Cabinet Doors

If you have limited storage options at home, you’ll enjoy the convenience of this cutting board set that comes with an adhesive storage case. The slim case fits into narrow spaces easily and can be installed without tools using the strong tape on the back. The two chopping boards also feature nonslip feet and textured surfaces on both sides.

A Slim Water Pitcher That’s Safe For Hot & Cold Drinks

This water pitcher is a solid pick for any home, featuring Tritan plastic that’s BPA-free, lead-free, and dishwasher-safe. Its slim design fits easily in the fridge and holds 64 ounces of your favorite drinks, from juice to iced tea. It can also hold hot drinks without warping. Unbreakable and easy to handle, it's great for everyday use indoors or outdoors.

A Silicone Popcorn Maker That’s Collapsible For Easy Storage

If you love snacking on popcorn, this microwave popcorn popper offers an easy way to make it at home. This durable silicone bowl comes with a lid and evenly distributes heat, ensuring fewer unpopped kernels. With a large capacity, you can make up to 15 cups of popcorn quickly.

  • Available colors: 15
These Whiskey Stones That Keep Drinks Cold Without Diluting Them

Have happy hour whenever with these whiskey stones, a set of six cube-shaped granite stones that chill drinks without diluting them. Just freeze them in the included wooden tray and add one or two to your drink for a cold beverage in minutes. These will also add a chic vibe to any get-together.

This Wine Holder That Sticks To Shower Walls

Improve shower time with this wine glass holder that can be stuck to the wall with a strong adhesive. To install, just peel off the protective film and stick it onto a dry surface. It's designed to grip glossy surfaces such as glass, mirrors, and tile without leaving any marks, so you can move it around easily to fit your preferences.

A Stackable Container Set That Will Organize Your Vanity

Organize your bathroom, dresser, or vanity with this acrylic organizer. The clear design makes it easy to see what’s inside at a glance, while the sturdy design means it won’t break even when dropped. This set comes with two containers that can be used separately or stacked on top of each other to maximize your space.

This Bakeware Organizer That Has Adjustable Sizing

This bakeware organizer keeps your kitchen tidy by storing pot lids, cake molds, cutting boards, and more, adjusting to fit your space. Its sturdy dividers prevent wobbling, even with heavy pans, and it’s easy to install. Made to last with durable materials, it fits most cabinets and counters, making it a convenient option for organizing your kitchen tools.

These Refrigerator Liners That Are Easy To Clean

Keep your fridge clean with these refrigerator mats. Made of high-quality EVA material, they're safe for food and can be easily trimmed to fit shelves, drawers, countertops, and more. They're also reusable and washable, drying quickly after a little soap and water for easy maintenance whenever they get dirty.

  • Available colors: 2

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