The 14 Coolest and Most Useful Things You Can Buy at Target
As shopping connoisseurs, people constantly ask us POPSUGAR editors about the best things they can buy. One question we often get is the best products you can shop at Target — rightfully so, it's a fan favorite. Luckily, when it comes to the retailer, we like to think we know a thing or two about its best finds. We've spent hours browsing its aisles (both IRL and online) for its coolest in-house finds and most popular brands. Ahead, we curated a list of a few personal favorite items in addition to customer favorites that our readers buy again and again.
These cool picks include a color-changing diffuser, a stylish drawer organizer that helps you stay in order, and even a two-in-one mop and vacuum, among other useful selections. If there's anything for certain, it's that these items will make your day-to-day easier. Whether you're looking for a cool gadget to satisfy your next Target haul or an organization tool that will keep your home in check, there's a helpful product in here for everyone. Keep reading to shop our top picks and snag the ones missing from your life.
— Additional reporting by Krista Jones
A Stackable Bin: Pillowfort Stackable Wood Toy Storage Bin
Buy one or buy a bunch! This Pillowfort Stackable Wood Toy Storage Bin ($15) is great for holding toys, books, and anything else you might need to store. Its stackable design makes it easy to include in small spaces, and its open front allows for easy access to goods.
A Drawer Organizer: Threshold Bamboo Expandable Flatware Drawer Organizer
We love that this Threshold Bamboo Expandable Flatware Drawer Organizer ($20) can adjust to the size of your drawers. Made of natural bamboo, the organizer has six storage spots for holding knives, spoons, forks, and other utensils. It not only systematizes your drawer but also makes it appear pristine.
A Kitchen-Counter Organizer: OXO Softworks Stainless Steel Sink Organizer
Keep your kitchen countertop in order with this OXO Softworks Stainless Steel Organizer ($17). The organizer keeps sinks clean and tidy and features separate areas for long-handled brushes, palm brushes, pump dispensers, and sponges. The base helps tools stay dry and makes cleaning easy.
A Smart Thermostat: Google Nest Thermostat Cotton Snow
Create the perfect environment at home with the Google Nest Thermostat Cotton Snow ($100). It understands the temperatures you like best and can set them automatically based on your preferences. You can control the settings via the Nest app on your phone, and it even works with Google's virtual assistant.
A Color-Changing Diffuser: Opalhouse Color-Changing Oil Diffuser
Relax with this cool Opalhouse Color-Changing Oil Diffuser ($30). The diffuser features internal lights that change color while filling the room with your favorite oils. Not only is the aroma of this diffuser amazing, but its ambience is as well. The diffuser has a nine-hour run time and can automatically shut off without physically hitting its button.
A Disinfectant: UVC Phone Cleaner Sanitizer and Sterilizer Disinfection Box
Make sure your phone (or anything that fits) stays clean and sanitized with this UVC Phone Cleaner Sterilizer Disinfection Box ($12, originally $50). The box uses UV-C light that neutralizes unwanted viruses and disinfects your device. Use it for headphones, cell phones, keys, and more.
A Cable Organizer: Insten Cable Management Box With Phone Tablet Stand Holder
Hide messy cords with this cool Insten Cable Management Box With Phone Tablet Stand Holder ($21, originally $30). The box is perfect for those who work from home and even features a stand to hold devices like a phone or tablet. The box features ventilation openings to help dissipate heat.
A Smart Vacuum: Shark EZ Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum With XL Self-Empty Base
From carpets to hard flooring, the Shark EZ Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum With XL Self-Empty Base ($530, originally $580) can clean it all. You can control it from your smart-home hub or the accompanying app. It has row-by-row cleaning, so it can cover every inch of every room in your home. If it's starting to run out of battery, the robot will find its home base, recharge, then resume cleaning where it left off.
A Shower Caddy: Made by Design Hose Round Wire Shower Caddy
The shape of this Made by Design Hose Round Wire Shower Caddy ($22) works great if you have a removable shower head. The caddy hangs directly around your shower head and features four baskets and two hanging hooks to accommodate all your needs. Its steel material is built to last, so you can have this caddy for quite some time.
A Mop and Vacuum Device: Bissell CrossWave All-in-One Multi Surface Wet Dry Vacuum 1785
This amazing Bissell CrossWave All-in-One Multi Surface Wet Dry Vacuum 1785 ($258) can vacuum and steam your floors at the same time, making cleaning easier than ever. It's great for tile, sealed wood, laminate, linoleum, pressed wood floors, and more. The wet-dry vacuum features two tanks for dirty water and dry debris.
An Affordable, Durable Speaker: JBL Go3 Wireless Speaker
The dust-proof, waterproof JBL Go3 Wireless Speaker ($30, originally $50) can fit into your pocket or as a keychain on any bike, backpack, or water bottle. Even though it's tiny, it packs a powerful sound with deep bass. It has up to five hours of battery life per charge and comes in several different colors like classic black and bold teal.
A Comfortable Pillow: The Casper Foam Pillow
If you're a side sleeper or sweaty sleeper or you have trouble sleeping in general, upgrade to this The Casper Foam Pillow ($89). The pillow's combination of foam creates the perfect squishy and bouncy surface. It's breathable, too, so you'll never feel too hot sleeping on it.
A Collapsible Colander: Squish 4qt Plastic Collapsible Colander Teal
This Squish 4qt Plastic Collapsible Colander Teal ($17) won't take up a ton of space in your cabinets. Its collapsible design stores flat so that you can have extra room in your drawers. It's BPA free and dishwasher safe, so you can feel good about using it.
For Hot and Cold Coffee: Mr. Coffee Frappe Hot and Cold Single Serve Coffeemaker
Whether it's hot brews or iced coffees, the Mr. Coffee Frappe Hot and Cold Single Serve Coffeemaker ($110, originally $120) can make it all. This coffee machine lets you make frozen, iced, and hot coffee in just four minutes. It's like having a Starbucks on your countertop! It has a reusable filter, so you can use the grounds of your choice without worrying about pods.