Something I hear from friends who don’t plan on living where they are for long, or who are anticipating a change to their current space (like turning a spare room into a nursery), is “I don’t know whether I should spend money on this.” That’s always a tough call, a subjective one. But there are a select few versatile pieces that you can find a place for in practically any home, be it a small studio or an expansive family home, a modern city apartment or quaint country house. Don’t hesitate to spend on these nine items below—you’ll use them no matter where you live.
Wisteria Brass Indian Stool ($212)
Chris Hardy Helix Side Table ($1190)
Chairish Vintage Brass Trunk ($445)
Serena & Lily Essex Coffee Table Ottoman ($1795)
Safavieh Troy Garde Console Table ($187)
Crate & Barrel Nash Console Table ($599)
Pottery Barn Abbott Concrete Top Round Fixed Bistro Table ($999)
Artless Occidental Bench ($1920)
Jayson Home Balmoral Chair ($2095)
What other versatile furniture pieces do you recommend investing in? Tell us in the comments below.