This article contains affiliate links and we may receive a commission for purchases made.

Best living room ornaments: our favourite decor accessories

Give your living room an instant update with these stylish and interesting ornaments for the home

Ornaments add the finishing touch to a stylish living room, bringing personality to the space and tying the room together. Any decor style, from pared-back minimalism to bustling cottagecore, won’t look quite complete without a couple of well-chosen accessories.

Advertisement

Whether you’re looking for elegant glass ornaments, classic ceramic or something truly original, here are some suggestions for interesting and beautiful home decor accessories that won’t break the bank.

Best living room ornaments

Elisa Marble Book Ends, £25 for a set of 2, Made.com

Elisa Marble Book Ends, £25 for a set of 2, Made.com
Elisa Marble Book Ends, £25 for a set of 2, Made.com

These beautiful marble book ends are hand cut, and the natural colour and pattern variations in the solid marble means each set will be unique to you. They’ll slot into a minimalist home perfectly!

LUXE Agate Slice Object, £95, Amara

LUXE Agate Slice Object, £90, Amara
LUXE Agate Slice Object, £90, Amara

This Agate Slice ornament will give your home a luxe feel in no time. It’s perfect for adding wow factor to a living room, but would even look amazing on a bedside table – it also comes in blue or bold pink tone.

Tarantino the tortoise, £45, Graham & Green

Tarantino the tortoise, £45, Graham & Green
Tarantino the tortoise, £45, Graham & Green

Graham & Green has always been the home of quirky décor, and they certainly don’t disappoint when it comes to their ornaments. This ‘Tarantino the tortoise’ accessory is made from resin with a painted gold finish, and will instantly add interest to your coffee table.

Kuro Ceramic & Rattan Vase, £70, La Redoute

Kuro Ceramic & Rattan Vase, £52.50, La Redoute
Kuro Ceramic & Rattan Vase, £52.50, La Redoute

Fill this rattan ceramic with some beautiful dried blooms for a charming, on trend display. We love the natural braiding around its handles – the earth tones will have a grounding effect on your décor scheme.

Wellbeing sand timer, £10, Argos

Wellbeing sand timer, £10, Argos
Wellbeing sand timer, £10, Argos

Not only will this ornament look great wherever you place it in the living room, it’s also a tranquil alternative to an alarm on your phone. The 30-minute timer will bring an air of serenity to your space with its calming teal-coloured sand.

Sage Livia glass storage pot, £16, Oliver Bonas

Sage Livia glass storage pot, £16, Oliver Bonas
Sage Livia glass storage pot, £16, Oliver Bonas

You can’t go wrong with this decorative storage pot. It’s delicate and stylish but useful too, with plenty of space to keep bits and bobs that you don’t want on display out of sight.

Ochre leaf ceramic pattern ball, £4; Fossil shell stand sculpture, £12; Wire letter rack, £6; Artificial cheese plant in Ochre Vase, £8, all Dunelm

Ochre leaf ceramic pattern ball, £4; Fossil shell stand sculpture, £12; Wire letter rack, £6; Artificial cheese plant in Ochre Vase, £8, all Dunelm
Ochre leaf ceramic pattern ball, £4; Fossil shell stand sculpture, £12; Wire letter rack, £6; Artificial cheese plant in Ochre Vase, £8, all Dunelm

Dunelm stocks a varied complementary collection of ornaments which can be displayed on open shelving. Our favourite in this round-up has to be the fossil shell sculpture – it’s easy to work into a range of stylish schemes, whether they be neutral or colourful.

Gold and coral floral etched watering can, £16.50, Oliver Bonas

Gold and coral floral etched watering can, £16.50, Oliver Bonas
Gold and coral floral etched watering can, £16.50, Oliver Bonas

You don’t necessarily have to own a jungle of plants for this watering can to come in useful. It’s shiny gold finish, coral handle and etched floral design make it ideal for displaying in your living room to bring a sense of elegance and personality to the space.

Advertisement

For more home style inspiration, why not check out our blue living room ideas and grey living room decor, or glam up your living room with a coffee table?