The Crate And Barrel Items That Will Give You The Best Value

In the world of home decor, navigating the shopping process can be a bit overwhelming. With so many different stores and brands to choose from, it can be challenging to know whether or not you are overspending on an item that you could find cheaper elsewhere. That said, Crate & Barrel is known for its high-quality products that range from furniture such as couches and tables to decor items like mirrors and sculptures. However, since Crate & Barrel tend to fall on the spendier side, it is important to focus on the products that are actually worth the price tag. While there are sales at Crate & Barrel, the retailer also has a few high-quality and high-value items in their collection.

From stunning bar carts that create a relaxed and sleek vibe to work desks that make it easier to focus on efficiency, there are several Crate & Barrel items that are well worth the price and enhance the overall quality of your home. In order to make your search a bit easier, we've done the research and found the Crate & Barrel items that will give you the best value while sprucing up your space.

The Tate Stone Desk

This innovative Tate Stone Desk from Crate & Barrel is stylish and functional. Drawing design inspiration from the mid-century modern style popularized in the middle of the century, this 48-inch desk offers a funky retro style. According to Curbed, mid-century modern design refers to the greater modernist movement. Some of the most iconic styles and furnishings from the period, like a George Nelson sofa, retail for thousands of dollars today. Ultra-modern technology features give this desk an incredible bang for your buck. The desk features a built-in, fully integrated power strip complete with two USB ports, and two 3-prong outlets offering instant, convenient connectivity for any and all of your home office and technology needs. 

Other desks in the Crate & Barrel catalog retail for over $1,500 and still do not offer the convenience and ease of the built-in power strip. However, the Tate Stone Desk sells for $699. It offers all the style and quality of these other more expensive desks and provides easy charging, placing it first on our Crate & Barrel value list.

The Hip Wine Decanter

Want to level up your hosting skills this summer? This affordable and attractive Wine Decanter is a part of Crate and Barrel's Hip glassware collection. According to Spoon University, decanters improve your wine drinking experience in a few ways. As the wine pours into the decanter, sediment that often makes leaves a bitter, astringent aftertaste in your mouth is left behind in the bottle, leaving you with a smoother, more enjoyable experience with every sip. The pouring process also allows the wine to aerate, letting oxygen into the wine and opening up the scent and flavor before you drink.

The sleek design of Crate & Barrel's Hip Wine Decanter brings elegance and a sense of occasion to the table, making even the lowest budget wine night feel special. Although the delicate design of the decanter looks expensive and luxurious, it is dishwasher safe and priced at only $29.95, placing it firmly on our ultimate value list.

The Fae 2-Tier Bar Cart

Are you looking to step up your hosting skills this summer? The Fae 2-Tier Bar Cart is a stylish and functional addition to your kitchen and living space that won't break the bank. The Fae 2-Tier Bar Cart does not sacrifice quality despite being one of the lowest-priced bar carts Crate & Barrel offers. The bar cart features handles wrapped in genuine cognac leather, providing a sturdy grip and luxurious, rich-looking aesthetic. The shelves feature two sheets of gorgeously grained acacia wood with plenty of room to display your cocktail-making essentials. The brass-plated frame is finished with antique gold, rounding out the classy, sleek, entirely luxurious feel.

According to Vogue, once you find the perfect bar cart, you can make it party-ready by stocking it with your favorite liquors, tools, and glassware. Cherries, limes, and olives add the finishing touch. Since the Fae 2-Tier Bar Cart has wheels for easy relocation, the utility options are endless. Transform your living room bar cart into a coffee cart in the kitchen or a side table in a home office. This cart is endlessly versatile and high in value. Other bar carts and cabinets at Crate & Barrel cost over $2000, while the Fae 2-Tier Bar Cart costs $699 and provides more versatility and value to the customer.

The Element Round Gunmetal Wall Mirror

Mirrors can be among the most costly additions to your home renovation projects. Finding a mirror with high-quality glass, easy installment, and appealing aesthetics at a reasonable price seems almost impossible at many home furnishing stores. That's where the Element Round Gunmetal Wall Mirror comes in. Down from the original price of $339, this mirror now costs $239. It's stylish and high-quality without breaking the bank.

The unique shape of the mirror is framed by an artfully shaped sand-cast aluminum, crafted into an imperfect circle shape held by both the frame and the in-laid mirror. This unique textured frame flows perfectly into the high-quality glass, giving the piece the aesthetic appeal of a one-of-a-kind designer item at a markedly more reasonable price. The combination of this luxe, artisanal frame and the high-quality glass at a significantly reduced price earns this mirror a spot on our must-purchase, high-value list.

The Calphalon Premier Non-Stick 11-Piece Cookware Set

Want a high-quality new cookware set that won't break the bank? The Calphalon's Premier Non-Stick 11-Piece Cookware Set is a Crate & Barrel purchase designed to make your time in the kitchen more efficient and effective. This eleven-piece set includes essential kitchen staples like a frying pan, a larger lidded fry pan, a lidded saucepan, a 2.5-quart lidded saucepan, 3-quart lidded sauté pan, and 8-quart lidded stockpot. The non-stick technology provides easier cooking and cleanup, allowing users to spend less time cleaning and greasing pans and more time enjoying their cooking experience.

The stainless steel handles, lids, and accents provide a sleek design and uniform aesthetic while allowing each piece to be transferable to different cooking methods. The pans go from oven to stove to sear, fry, sauté, simmer, roast and bake, and then clean up in the dishwasher. Most importantly, they maintain their quality and durability through it all, making it a purchase well worth a splurge.

The Instant Pot ProCrisp Pressure Cooker + Air Fryer

Air fryers have taken over everyone's kitchen wish list this year. From trendy TikTok recipe hacks to well-established recipes, including air fryers, home chefs of all skill levels have been dying to get their hands on this new kitchen appliance. With such a high demand, new models and makes seem to pop up all the time, so what makes Crate & Barrel's Instant Pot ProCrisp Pressure Cooker Air Fryer so unique?

Unlike other top-selling air fryers currently on the market, the Instant Pot ProCrisp provides more than one cooking method in a single appliance, increasing its value against other similar products. According to TechRadar, you can air fry, bake, broil, grill, roast, and complete all the usual multi-cooker functions like pressure cook, slow cook, steam, and sauté typical of any Instant Pot product. With eleven functions in one appliance, user-friendly buttons, easy cleaning, and impressive results, the Instant Pot ProCrip Pressure Cooker Air Fryer is a must-buy for your next Crate & Barrel haul.

The Pacific Daybed with Wood Legs

Want to find a customizable, timeless, and transformative piece for your living space? The Pacific Daybed with Wood Legs adds a stylish yet subtle hint of style without going overboard. Sofas and couches in the Crate & Barrel catalog often cost over $3,000 each, making it almost impossible to furnish your living space without breaking the bank. The Pacific Daybed, however, costs just under $1,500. While still a considerable investment in your home, the price proves to be well worth it for the quality and the ability to customize the piece to fit your taste and space perfectly.

Each daybed is designed low to the ground, perfect for lounging and relaxing in any common area. The perfectly proportioned daybed balances its thin rail and slim track arms with a clean, bull-nosed bench seat cushion. The daybed's bench styling lets it float in the room or move up against the wall with bolsters that look like a sofa back. You can decorate a daybed in many different ways to reflect your style. The versatility continues into the construction and customizable options. With over 200 fabric choices and six wood leg options, customers can achieve a one-of-a-kind piece from Crate & Barrel.

The Turkish Cotton Bathrobe

Is there anything more soothing and relaxing than a luxurious bathrobe? The Turkish Cotton Bathrobe provides comfort, luxury, and style, all for a very fair price. While Crate & Barrel tends to have high quality and higher price tags, this bathrobe is an under $100 find that still provides the high-quality comfort and style of the Crate & Barrel brand. The Turkish Cotton Bathrobe comes in four beautiful colors — crisp white, light pink, light blue, and cool gray.

The combination of careful construction and high-quality material makes this robe a must-grab. The Turkish cotton used throughout the robe turns into smooth double-ply threads when spun, making the robe durable. The robe can dry super quickly thanks to its woven design, ensuring that it remains as cozy as possible. The herringbone detail on the weave adds to its elegance and style. The robe is not only comfortable and durable but also stylish and luxurious, further adding to its value.

Organic Cotton Eyelash Fringe Duvet Covers and Pillow Shams

Are you searching for a high-quality, high-value product with eco-friendly and sustainable materials? The Organic Cotton Eyelash Fringe Duvet Covers and Pillow Shams from Crate & Barrel enhance the sleeping experience. The set is available to purchase as a whole collection or as individual pieces, allowing the customer to pick and choose the price they are willing to pay, the color, and the quantity of each item. This level of customization and choice only increases the value of the already affordable, high-quality bedding set. Ranging anywhere from $31 to $111, depending on which piece you select, the Organic Cotton Eyelash Fringe Duvet Covers and Pillow Shams are a classic, timeless white bedding set that delivers high quality and affordability all in one.

In addition to being stylish and affordable, the organic cotton used in the bedding set is organic and devoid of harmful chemicals and pesticides, making the bedding healthier and safer for consumers while reducing air pollution and water contamination throughout production. Additionally, the product is certified by OEKO-TEX®, which guarantees all materials in the bedding set have been tested and certified to be safe from 350 harmful substances, making the bedding better for your health and home.

The Origami Blue Ceramic Table Lamp

The Origami Blue Ceramic Table Lamp is the perfect find for consumers looking for artisanal quality pieces at Crate & Barrel. With a price tag of only $99, this intricately designed piece adds elements of sleek geometry and style to any room. Inspired by the traditional Japanese art of origami, the lamp base boasts sharp angles and detailed cutouts like by the delicate folds of origami paper. The attention to detail and the construction of the base are highlighted by a deep blue glaze, adding to the multidimensional shape.

Each of the Origami Blue Ceramic Table Lamps is handcrafted by skilled artisans, only further adding value to these one-of-a-kind lamps. Hand-shaped lamps with painted decor can cost hundreds of dollars at boutique shops, craft stores, and other large retailer markets, making this handcrafted art piece and lamp all in one a steal at just $99.

The Hatch Drink Dispenser

With summer well underway and no end to hot sunny days in sight, the Hatch Drink Dispenser is a must-grab for outdoor barbeques and other fun hosting events. The ornately designed drink dispenser features diamond cross hatches that resemble the shape of a cut crystal. The dispenser stands high on a pedestal foot to allow room for glasses, while the stainless steel and silicone spigot offers a dripless pour. The lid resembles a stoppered decanter but lifts off for filling with your favorite summer beverage.

Priced at only $99, this stylish Hatch Glass Drink Dispenser serves as delicate decor and provides easy hosting and drink dispensing, making this purchase well worth your money and allowing you to enjoy an abundance of indoor and outdoor entertaining. This piece does not need to be restricted to special occasions, as it makes for a stunning water dispenser for everyday use. 

These Monogrammed Serving Boards

These Monogrammed Serving Boards from Crate & Barrel make the perfect gift for any occasion. Made of beautiful mango wood, white marble, and tasteful inlaid brass, these serving boards are customizable, stylish, versatile, and priced at only $49.95 each. The monogrammed boards are handmade, and artisans carve, inlay, and finish every board by hand. Due to the natural materials and artisanal construction, each board is unique yet still boasts the same high-quality material and design. The material makes these boards perfect for any occasion. Use your monogrammed board as a base for summer charcuterie boards, bring them as a fruit plate to your next gathering, or display them in your kitchen as decor and enjoy the high-quality design and personal touch.

It is truly a steal to find such high-quality, handmade, personalized gifts or additions to your kitchen at a reasonable price, landing these Monogrammed Serving Boards a must-grab on our Crate & Barrel value list.

The Circulus 7-Drawer Dresser

This Circulus 7-Drawer Dresser functions as a dresser and serves as a focal point and art piece in any bedroom or living space. This dresser set features the stunning circular engraved design present throughout the Circulus collection, recognizable by sweeping artisanal-looking circles arranged in an almost rhythmic pattern, carved into the light wood finish with natural precision.

The carved pattern expands across the entirety of the dresser and looks almost hand-drawn, giving the dresser a truly unique aesthetic and somewhat rustic appeal. Carved out of white birch and finished with high-quality iron accents, this drawer dresser is a timeless piece guaranteed to be a staple in your home for years to come. At $1,549, this dresser definitely isn't cheap. However, its ample storage and ability to double as a decorative piece makes this stylish yet incredibly functional furnishing well worth the price.

The Vitruvi Terracotta Stone Essential Oil Diffuser

The Vitruvi Terracotta Stone Essential Oil Diffuser provides the perfect blend of aesthetic appeal and impeccable function, landing it the final slot on our Crate & Barrel value list. Oil diffusers have become a staple in people's homes over the last couple of years, and it is no question why. In addition to the undeniably pleasant benefit of having your favorite scent wafting through your home at any given moment, essential oil diffusers offer plenty of health benefits. According to Homesick, essential oils can promote relaxation and feelings of calm, improve focus, aid in reducing joint pain and fatigue, clear airways to promote healthy breathing, encourage better sleep, and more.

Crate & Barrel's Vitruvi Terracotta Stone Essential Oil Diffuser offers all these benefits in a compact, stylish, and natural-looking vessel. The delicate porcelain material gives off a rustic, natural vibe. The easy user function and features like the automatic shut-off, various strength and run-time settings, and easy cleaning make this particular diffuser an ultimate value item.