Essential Home Decor Items to Refresh Your Space

Whether your home is in need of a refresh or a complete style overhaul, Payflex shares tips and tricks of essential home decor items that will breathe new life into your space.

Inject some greenery 

There’s nothing like a touch of green to bring life to a room. And if you don’t have green fingers, there are so many on-trend artificial plants that make the perfect home decor accessory.

Mauritium Fern – R495


Fiddle Leaf Tree – R4,200

Yucca Bush – R599


Single Succulent Plant – Green Mauve – R59

Hive Plant Holder – R13,200

Cactus in Terracotta Pot – R219

Replace an old light fixture 

A new light fixture can literally transform a drab and boring room. With so many beautiful options out there, you’ll be sure to find one that will cast your room or space in new light! 

Whale Light – R1,450

Polished Chrome 4 Light Chandelier – R3,699

Vertical oval pendant with fine detail


Black Knuckle Light  – R1,450

Cube Glass Pendant – R2,790

Shell Chandelier – R3,295

Update cushions, rugs & throws 

Scatter cushions, throws and rugs are versatile home decor items that will liven up any space. Switching up your scatter cushions, rugs and throws, are an inexpensive way to refresh a space as well as add colour, texture and personality to a space.

Turkish Patchwork Rug – R7,950

Kerra Pillowcase – R350 – R495

Monstera Leaf Rug – R2,850

Black Cotton Throw – R1,300

Haldon Hand Tufted Rug – R24,999

Scatter Cushion Natural Linen – Vintage Japanese Flowers and Bird – R425

Zagora Woven Jute Rug – R3,200

Charcoal Punch Needle Ndebele Scatter  Cover – R485

Macrame Fringed Lumbar White – R499

Chunky Plain Knit Blanket – R1,090

Linen Palm Cushion Cover – R226

Replace one piece of furniture

Refreshing your home doesn’t have to mean replacing all your furniture and home decor. In fact, refreshing your space with just one key piece of furniture can make it look and feel completely different.


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Shop Bedding and Furniture

Illovo Hallway Unit – R6,047

Relax Chair – R9,100

Georgina Table – R4,835

Shelf Life Four El Cheapo – R8,690

Charlene Trolley on Wheels  – R4,895


Spot Glass Cabinet – R8,320

Centurion Couch – R25,180

Crystal Server – R7,995

Side Table – R1,200

Lo Fi Armchair – R12,500

Double Recliner Swing Chair – R27,980

Popcorn Media Unit – R3,499

Mahogony Wine Bar – R20,500

Esme Lounge Suite Grey – R4,399

Nottingham Nesting Tables – R999

Mali Root Antique Stool – R899

Seaford glass cabinet – black & glass – R5,999

Liven up your walls

The right wall art can make a powerful impact. Art can truly finish off a room and add an element of uniqueness to any space.

Styling Japanese Print – R1,120

Framed prints – R895 – R2,100

Instagram Grid Poster – R,1500

Eucalyptus – R390

Joburg Sunset – R749

Autumn Burn Roses – R1,900

Gemaskerde Ball (Masked Ball) – R2,195

Indian Dancer – R8,500

Environmental Aesthetics | edition 6 – R,1550 -R2,150 

The Town – R1,099



Add the finishing touches 

Home decor accessories can help to easily and inexpensively transform a room. From baskets to planters, mirrors, candles and trays, an ordinary space can be elevated to extraordinary in minutes.


Square Gold Antique Bamboo Tray – R2,010


Modern Moroccan Mirror – R4,600

Monkey Leave Bowl – R1,099

Diamond Basket Set of 2 – R2,645 

Porthole Mirror with Leather Strap – R1,999

Hanging Planter Liquorice -R350

Black Candle Stick – R450

Ahead of Time Wall Clock – R2,995

Rattan Round Black Open Weave – R850

Circle Wall Mounted Vase Set of Two – R399

Carved Wooden Hand – R325

The Pill Coatstand – R1,800 – R2,500

Mika Magazine Rack Natural – R1,299