Trend Test: Transform Your Kitchen With Only 5 Pieces

Kitchens serve a practical purpose, so it's understandable that décor can err on the conservative side. Luckily, white tiles or stone countertops make the perfect blank canvas. If renovating isn't an option—after all, the average remodel costs $20,079—there's good news: A careful selection of trend-driven accessories is all you need to give your space a fresh look. From exotic Persian rugs to woven bar stools, we've handpicked the top accents to splurge and save on. Shop these pieces to give your kitchen a spring update, minus the remodel price tag.