34 Home Goods To Make Your Zoom Meetings Much More Fun

Just make sure to unmute yourself when saying thank you.

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String lights with photo clips so you can share memories of that time you went to Spain in 2017 without saying a word. It’s not bragging if you’re not speaking. You’ll get 17 feet of lights and 50 photo clips to create your Wall of Nostalgia™.


Promising review: “It’s very easy to set up, and I absolutely love the soft warm glow it adds to our room during the day or night. It’s a perfect way to display the Polaroid pics I have. These fairy lights make the vibe of the room more romantic. I’m extremely happy with the cute new addition to our room! Would highly recommend.” —keana trigo

Get it from Amazon for $10.98+ (available in two sizes).


A lightweight tapestry full of bright and pastel colors to mimic the magical quality of nature. Take a deep breath of fresh, mountain air. Can’t you hear the leaves rustling?


Promising review: “Beautiful tapestry! Nice stitched edges, good quality print of the design. It was going to go elsewhere in the house but it selfishly ended up by my bed because it’s so pretty.” —s.black

Get it from Amazon for $14.51+ (available in four sizes).


A pair of metal planters so good at ~hanging~ out, you won’t be surprised when they get featured in your post-Zoom meeting notes.


Promising review: “These are the perfect addition to your mid-century modern, boho, farmhouse, or whatever style you’re rocking indoor jungle! I love the versatility of hanging them alone or connecting two or more together! They fit a standard 6” grower pot inside which allows you to remove the plant for easy watering. I highly recommend these!!!!” —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in one or two).


A two-tier floating shelf that’ll organize your books and tchotchkes with a rustic flair. You’ll even be able to boast about how easy it was for you to install by yourself since setup only requires four steps…but they don’t need to know that last part.


Promising review: “The wood is absolutely beautiful, with dark grains running through. I have received so many compliments on it. It is sturdy despite not being difficult to put together. We love it!” —Sandie

Get it from Amazon for $35.97+ (available in four colors).


A roll of peel-and-stick floral wallpaper for an instant room transformation that’ll have your friends asking for the name of your wallpaper guy.


Promising review: “Looks absolutely beautiful in my baby’s room! Difficult to line up at first but after the first few we got the hang of it. I will say the pattern is very forgiving. Some areas didn’t line up perfectly but you cant tell at all. It was definitely worth the frustration because I’m so happy with the finished product.” —Julie

Get it from Amazon for $18.96.


A rustic felt board accompanied by 350 letters and shapes so you don’t have to drop a link to your feels in the chat. Pointing to a message hanging behind you is still communication.


Promising review: “I love being unique, so this beautiful felt letter board gives me the freedom to write anything I want while looking classy! The board and frame are well crafted and the letters are easy to work with. They stay snug in their spots and leave plenty of room for longer phrases. I get compliments on my letter board all the time! Best impulse buy ever!” —Danielle Aguirre

Get it from Amazon for $23.95+ (available in two sizes and 10 colors).


A silver peace sign if you’re known for going awf in the Zoom chat and need to make some cool, calm, and collective aesthetic choices to balance out your sass.


Promising review: “This is really cool! It’s made an awesome addition to my knick-knack shelf!” —Jacob McBride

Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in three finishes and two other styles).


And a fist-bump vase to to complete your set of gesturally communicative decor.


Get it from 2Modern for $78.


An abstract thinking statue placed strategically on your bookshelf next to your Marx’s, Foucault’s, and Artistotle’s will ensure whoever your chatting with knows you’re more than just a pretty face. This contemplative piece is made out of resin and sandalwood, so it’ll stand the test of time.


Promising review: “I love this unique thinking statue. It’s just the right size. Quite a few people have commented on it, and they all love it. Would buy again.” —Barbara Bell Wendell

Get it from Amazon for $22.96 (available in three styles).


An enchanting black and silver world globe to show off your cosmopolitan lifestyle.


Promising review: “It is a beautiful, elegant, and unusual globe that stands out wherever it is placed. And it’s admired by all who see it. The silver continents stand out with superb clarity and precision. Admirable!” —The Perfume Maker

Get it from Amazon for $130.83+ (available in five other colors).


And a standing liquor bar globe conveniently located for all of your Zoom happy hour needs! Easily (and gorgeously) store your booze inside the globe or on the lower shelf.


Promising review: “This is so beautiful. It’s a real conversation piece. We just moved to a big house, and we have a lot of empty space, and this bar really stands out.” —Linda C Festa

Get it from Amazon for $169.99.


AND a darling globe-shaped pen holder because even your pens know what a small world this is. Keep your desk cool and ~down to earth~.


Okay, okay, I’m done with globes now…

Promising review: “It is a conversation piece for your desk. It is sturdy, well made, and holds 14 pens with room for pencils. I wanted something different and unique.” —Anna

Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in two colors).


A dreamy tissue box holder made of plywood but decked in multicolored stripey faces. It’ll almost seem like tissues are growing out of a 2D head, and tissues can’t get any cooler than that.

Dusen Dusen

Get it from Dusen Dusen for $35.


An industrial floor lamp with a hanging glass shade will put all other sources of light to shame. Made 100% out of metal, this sturdy lamp is the luxury your WFH space deserves.

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Promising review: “This floor lamp is a perfect addition to my bedroom. It was super easy to assemble, looks great, and has been working without trouble since day one. It looks wonderful with a warm Edison bulb.” —SK

Get it from Amazon for $64.99 (available in gold and silver).


A fun and quippy neon sign to playfully illuminate your vibe and your room. You could just get one…OR —since they easily connect to one another— you could get a bunch and spell out your favorite words and affirmations!


Get it from 2Modern for $72+ (available in 30+ letters, numbers, and shapes).


A sleek, wooden Bluetooth record player that’ll not only add a retro vibe to your space, but also put a fun ~spin~ on your vinyl-listening sessions. Your distant cousins will definitely ask you what you’re spinning lately, so have some records ready!


Promising review: “I have a large collection of rare and unavailable vinyl records that would cost me a large fortune to buy again in different media. As soon as I saw this mobile player, I was excited that it had Bluetooth and USB. I spent the last few weeks copying all my records to my computer and now they are safe forever. WOW! Not only it was so easy, but the dubbing quality is amazing. On top of all that I can still just listen to my vinyl records on this player anywhere and the sound production is fantastic. One of the best purchases I’ve made.” —sammy halaby

Get it from Amazon for $59.99.


A woven throw blanket with tassels if you fancy feeling snug while looking classically chic. Honestly, it’s so cozy your co-workers might notice it because you’re wearing it like sweater.


Promising review: “This blanket was exactly what I was looking for, and I couldn’t be happier with it. It’s very thin, so it will snag pretty easy if you have dogs, but that’s to be expected with anything that’s knit. It’s the perfect color and it’s super soft!! It looks so adorable at the end of the bed, but I will use it as a blanket occasionally! It’s warmer than you would think for it being so thin but probably not something you would use if it was actually cold! LOL I live in Florida, so it’s perfect for me.” —Presley

Get it from Amazon for $22.95+ (available in two sizes and four colors).


A decorative starburst mirror to dress up your wall so elegantly, your coworkers might just think you’re setting up for a glamorous ball!


Promising review: “I am in love with this mirror! It looks so pretty in my bedroom. Just the right shade of gold. It’s not very heavy, so mounting it to the wall was a breeze.” —Shay Dawkins

Get it from Amazon for $41.19.


An inspiring print that reimagines the famous “Girl With A Pearl Earring” as a Black woman with a bamboo hoop earring. Everyone will ask where you got this joyous piece.

Pin Franklin/Etsy

Pin Franklin is a Black woman owned art shop creating magnificent line art pieces that showcase the varied looks, experiences, and icons of Black and brown communities.

Get it from Pin Franklin on Etsy for $35+ (available in 13 sizes and two styles).


A pair of sculptural candles in the shapely shape of legs that’ll gracefully melt into a puddle of wax, leaving your co-workers in awe at the spectacle.

Coming Soon

Founded by two women in love with the aesthetic and energy of the Lower East Side of Manhattan, Coming Soon is a furniture design and gift shop offering the strange and the special.

Get it from Coming Soon for $77.


A cozy boho-chic throw blanket inspired by Aztec shapes and colors will surely catch the eye of everyone on your screen.


Promising review: “So gorgeous and great quality. The colors are just as vivid and beautiful in person. This is my fave throw blanket that I’ve ever bought and everyone thinks it’s so cute! Also this is a GREAT deal. So happy!” —Sabby

Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in two sizes and eight patterns).


A pair of minimalist mountain bookends if climbing to the top of your To Be Read list has proven to be a daring feat that you want to share with everyone on the other end of your screen. Each set is hand-carved and hand-painted, so you’ll definitely be getting a unique set!

The Blooming Willow/Etsy

The Blooming Willow is a small business based in Washington creating cutesy pieces for the whole family to enjoy. From baby onesies and matching family tees to DIY wreath kits and candle holders, you’ll find a sweet little something to add to your home.

Promising review: “These bookends are so cute! They work great and look even better on my shelf! I’m very happy with my purchase.” —Nikki Collins

Get it from The Blooming Willow on Etsy for $29.99+ (in two sizes and seven colors).


A sassy box sign that’ll let your coworkers know that you’ll only attend Zoom happy hour if everyone shows their pups off.


Promising reviews: “It’s perfect! It’s a nice size and heavier than I expected. It’s really a nice-looking sign and is great quality. After seeing it in person, I definitely think it was a good buy and I will purchase from this company again.” —Renee

“I have gotten so many compliments on this sign. Three of my friends have even ordered one after they saw mine. So cute!!” —Emma

Get it from Amazon for $10.03.


A green velvet office chair to swivel its way into the hearts and minds of your cyber pals. And a padded seat means added comfort. Cute and comfy? Win-win.


Promising review: “I had to setup a small workspace in my bedroom due to the pandemic and this chair was EXACTLY what I needed. It’s comfortable, fairly easy to assemble and looks amazing with my table and bedspread. My plants even look cute with it.” —Simi

Get it from Amazon for $139.80 (available in four other colors).


A farmhouse-style diamond-shaped floating shelf for displaying your geometric sensibilities as well as picture frames, plants, and other knickknacks! This sturdy piece is made of metal and wood, so your porcelain elephants are in good hands.


Promising review: “They make it so easy to install; they even sent a screwdriver and a level so I didn’t need to search the tools. It’s absolutely adorable, super sturdy and really adds to the aesthetic of any room!!!” —Kayla brewer

Get it from Amazon for $35.99+ (available in four colors).


A blush iron plant stand to house your low-maintenance seedlings in style. Folks will definitely be impressed that you’ve basically got a modern sculpture displaying the efforts of your (modest) green thumb in your home.


EcoVibe is a Black family-owned small business committed to eco-friendliness and uplifting their community of fellow artists, makers. They donate 1% of their online sales to local nonprofits and 1% to For The Planet members. Shop their amazing catalogue of home goods today!

Get it from EcoVibe for $85+ (available in two sizes).


Pair your new plant with this cool LED light radiating the love you have of your newfound planthood.

Blk Confetti

It can be powered with batteries or via USB. Oh, and it changes colors!

This Black woman-owned small business creates all kinds of fun, handmade products that highlight different aspects of Black culture.

Get it from Blk Confetti for $27.


A mini metal candle lantern beautifully constructed to give your tea lights a stage to shine on. This’ll be perfect for creating mood lighting for your Zoom dates!

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Promising review: “These are more than I thought they would be. For the price point, I wasn’t really expecting too notch quality, however that’s what I got. These come well packaged and with a candle. I ordered two for something in my living room that just needed something extra. These are so pretty! They’re small yes but the perfect touch. And they look like I paid much more than what I did.” —Jamie Daulton

Get it from Amazon for $3.99 (available in three colors).


A dramatic boomerang-shaped bookcase if you’re into creating visuals full of fun shapes, angles, and lines.


Promising review: “This is a great piece that looks just as advertised. It has a nice solid wood frame, but the shelves are manufactured wood. I’ve gotten lots of compliments on this bookcase, and I would highly recommend it. Especially for the price.” —Amanda

Get it from AllModern for $620 (originally $822).


A multifunctional digital clock surprisingly made of wood! You can choose to wake up to your favorite radio station, then place your phone on its charging station top while you get ready for the day.


Promising review: “I purchased this little clock to use on my desk so I can listen to the radio and use it as a wireless charging station for my phone. I actually liked that is has the vinyl wood grain which nicely matches the top of my desk. I was pleasantly surprised at how easy it is to operate; I didn’t even need to crack the manual as it is all pretty intuitive. It’s also got a surprisingly nice sounding speaker in the back. I especially like that you can dim the backlight on the clock face and adjust it to a brightness that works for you. All-in-all, I’m very pleased with this purchase and am happy to recommend it to others shopping for a new alarm clock.” —Matthew Mayer

Get it from Amazon for $35.99.


A fluffy shag area rug with carved and colorful geometric shapes that’ll jump out from your little Zoom square and onto everyone else’s wish list.

Rugs USA

Promising review: “This rug exceeded my expectations. It is beautiful, soft, and colorful. I’ve received several compliments on how great it is! I’m so obsessed with it! The white of the rug brightens up the room. Now all I have to worry about is keeping it clean.” —Grace S.

Get it from Rugs USA for $28.90+ (originally $37.69+; available in eight sizes and three shapes.


An antique-inspired floor lamp whose three teardrop-shaped shades elegantly provide 360 degrees of light to help showcase your impeccable taste. I mean, that sleek black matte finish? *chef’s kiss*


This lamp comes with three 4W LED bulbs, but if you’d like to change bulbs for a different style, make sure they are rated for 60W MAX E26 sockets.

Promising review: “Really good quality and easy to assemble! The base is heavy, so it won’t tip. It’s a really nice statement lamp for the corner of my living room. It will be good for reading in my side chair. The lights that come with it are a bit on the bright side, but you can always change the bulbs.” —Jill S

Get it from Amazon for $79.99.


A retro tape cassette tape dispenser and pen holder if you’re constantly getting ragged on for being a millennial/centennial with no concept of the analog days. Keep your work space tidy and your supplies handy!

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Promising review: “I’m an 80s chick all the way, and what’s a better way to represent than having this awesome piece for my desk. Lots of storage space for pens, clips, and tape!” —Melissa C Halsey

Get it from Amazon for $13.98+ (available in two colors).


A mini vintage typewriter pen holder that’ll let everyone who sees it know that you are serious about your writing (aesthetic).


Promising review: “I’m a writer. So, when I saw this, I just had to have it. It’s a quality piece with attention to detail. It’s larger than I thought it would be, and heavier too. It holds all my tools (pens, red pens, highlighter, scissors) nicely, and sits on my 1940s desk, next to my 1950s typewriter, where I hammer out my 2000s stories.” —Bruce Delmont

Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

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