How to Get the Trendy Mid-Century Modern Look on a Budget

May 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. ET
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It's hard to define what mid-century modern actually encompasses, but one thing's for sure: The look has stood the test of time. The Eames lounge chair has been around since the late 1950s, and even the pieces that faded, like the low-seated couch, had a resurgence in the '90s. The popular TV series Mad Men certainly didn't hurt the style's popularity, either.

The style has, however, always been known as a somewhat pricy look to replicate. Luckily, since it's stuck around so long, budget designers have had plenty of time to make quality pieces for a fraction of the cost, which means more of the non-rich among us can take part. 

Whether you're looking for an iconic side table, a showstopping lounge chair or the perfect accent lamp, we've rounded up some of the best mid-century modern decor pieces on the market. 

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Mid-century modern artificial plant stand
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Armen Living Summer chair mid-century modern
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Cantilever Floor Brass Lamp
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Arc Floor Silver Lamp
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Palm Canyon Teal Mid-century Style Tufted Telephone Bench
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Verken Mid Century Modern Settee Bench

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Ikea Stockholm Mirror
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Brightech Emma LED Tripod Lamp
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MyM Indoor Planter Pot
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Mainstays Mid Century Modern 4 Drawer Chest
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Convenience Concepts Mid Century Ottoman Stool
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Ultra Plush Linen Fabric Accent Chair
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Eames Style Armchair
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Carson Carrington Brandbu Fold Down Futon
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Corvus Lille Bamboo Dining Table
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Convenience Concepts Maxwell End Table
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