130 Ways to Spruce Up Your Apartment

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Clockwise from left: Switchback rug, Feather Kuma pillow by Ross Menuez, Petunias Field pendant lamp by Paper Cloud, Kivik sofa, and Panier table. Photo: Photo: Courtesy of CB2, Areaware, Paper Cloud, Ikea, and MoMA

Given this never-ending heat wave, the allure of an air-conditioned apartment is irresistible. Should cabin fever take hold and you find yourself spontaneously deciding now is the perfect time to redesign your pad, browse our latest furniture-centric Shop-A-Matic. We've got pillows, mirrors, lamps, rugs, sofas, coffee tables, dining-room tables, and more; click ahead to get inspired by a few of our favorites.

Switchback rug
Price: $299
Why We Like It: This 100-percent-wool statement rug will adds a splash of color to any living room or bedroom.

Feather Kuma pillow by Ross Menuez
Price: $48
Why We Like It: Menuez is better known for his strikingly lifelike animal pillows, but these silk pillows are equally graphic.

Petunias Field pendant lamp by Paper Cloud
Price: $178
Why We Like It: Hand-printed with water-based inks on ecofriendly fabrics, this whimsical pendant lamp is a cheery and environmentally sound addition to any space.

Kivik sofa
Price: $529
Why We Like It: Should you find yourself with an unexpected house guest, the sofa features a side compartment perfect for stashing extra blankets and pillows.

Panier table
Price: $129
Why We Like It: Made from a lightweight yet durable plastic, this modern coffee table is surprisingly versatile. Remove the lid and you have a basket, or flip it over for a handy magazine rack.