These awesome products may be Amazon Basics, but they're anything but basic.
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This Mini Bluetooth Speaker With Big Power
via: AmazonIt's portable, wireless, and it fits in the palm of your hand, but it still gives off some huge sound. It even clips to your backpack!
This Cozy Laptop Sleeve
via: AmazonThis felt laptop case fits your 13-inch computer, and even your pens and notepads. It has a smaller front compartment and two mini pockets in the back. It comes in this lovely charcoal and light gray.
This Adjustable Laptop Stand
via: AmazonOnce you take your laptop out of its new felt case, treat yourself to a stand that's adjustable in all the ways. And it's platform is made of metal mesh, which is naturally ventilating to ensure that your laptop doesn't overheat.
These Lifesaving Silicone Baking Mats
via: AmazonCleanup will be a total breeze with these incredible silicone backing mats. They're perfect for when you're making cookies, but they also work great when you're roasting vegetables or other savory dishes.
This Digital Kitchen Scale
via: AmazonGet super specific with your ingredient measurements with this totally accurate digital scale. It's also perfect for portion control if you're trying to eat healthily!
This Heavy-Duty Paper Shredder
via: AmazonThis baby has an eight-sheet capacity, can snip your credit cards like it's its job (because it kind of is,) and will even tell you if it's in danger of overheating. If you have a lot of secret documents in your life, this shredder is for you.
This Keurig Coffee Carousel
via: AmazonIt holds up to 32 K Cup pods and it spins, so you can have fun while you're deciding which type of coffee to have in the morning!
via: AmazonGo to white-out town on some essays with this 4-pack of correction tape! I don't know why anyone still uses the liquid stuff. It doesn't hold a candle to this amazing technological advancement.
This Memory Foam Bathmat
via: AmazonIt's like walking on a cloud! It soaks up water and keeps the rest of your bathroom floor nice and dry. Plus, it's got a non-slip bottom that keeps it in place.
These Foldable Storage Cubes
via: AmazonFifteen bucks gets you a six pack of these super convenient storage cubes. They're perfect for inside your closet, under your bed, or in a toy room.
This Kitchen Drawer Organizer Is Expandable
via: AmazonThis bamboo utensil organizer expands outward as wide as your drawer is for extra compartments. Honestly, you can use it in any room in your house. It would work great in the bathroom too!
This Dinnerware Set for 4
via: AmazonThis lovely, classy dinnerware set comes with four dinner plates, four salad plates, four bowls, and four mugs. It's a great starter set for a first apartment!
This Serious Cast Iron Dutch Oven
via: AmazonGet serious about your slow-cooked meats with this 5-qt. cast iron dutch oven. Perfect for stews, braised meat, and impressing your friends.
This Set of Striped Beach Towels
via: AmazonLive that hotel life with this pack of 2 striped cabana beach towels. They come in four different colors, but yellow's our favorite!
This Go Pro Head Strap Mount
via: AmazonDocument all your adventures with this head strap camera mount for your Go Pro. Perfect for the hiker, skateboarder, or adventurer who wants to share their crazy life with the world.
These Reliable In-Ear Headphones
via: AmazonSure they may be basic, but basic doesn't mean bad. These in-ear headphones are perfect for everyday use, and they come in five colors: black, white, red, green, and pink.
This Classy Shower Curtain With Hooks
via: AmazonBring the oohs and ahhs to your bathroom oasis with this basic, elegant, and classy shower curtain. It comes in four different, subtle, gorgeous patterns and included 12 plastic hooks.
This Colorful Knife Set
via: AmazonThis knife set is colorful and fun! It comes with a paring knife, utility knife, Santoku knife, carving knife, chef's knife, and bread knife as well as a matching cover for each blade.
This Packing Cube Set
via: AmazonThis 4-piece set of packing cubes will transform your packing experience. The mesh top panels show you exactly what you put where! And you get two large cubes and two medium ones in each set.
These Neoprene Dumbbells
via: AmazonThese weights are perfect for your home work out, and they come in all different weights (and colors!) from one pound up to 20 pounds.
This Cast Iron Grill That's Reversible
via: AmazonThis 20 x 10.4 in. cast iron cooker is a grill on one side and a griddle on the other. So whether you're making pancakes and eggs or grilling chicken and vegetables, you're covered!
via: AmazonIf you're a cupcake aficionado, these reusable silicone baking cups are for you. They perfectly hold your fresh-baked cupcakes, and they help reduce waste! It's a win-win.
These Jumper Cables
via: AmazonDo you have jumper cables in your car? Because chances are you will need them someday. Now, you don't have an excuse! These 20-foot cables are super affordable and may just save your butt one day.
via: AmazonThis pet feeder is perfect for a household of grazing pets. There's a food version and a water version so you don't have to constantly fill bowls.
These Weatherproof String Lights
via: AmazonTurn your patio or your backyard into a total oasis with these weatherproof, outdoor string lights. 48 feet of them!
via: AmazonPump up your meats with the juice! This stainless steel marinade injector will ensure the most tender delicious dinners in the world. Your house will be full of people on Thanksgiving, guaranteed.
These Silicone BBQ Gloves
via: AmazonGet your hands right into the meat without getting them dirty with these BBQ gloves. They protect your hands from heat so they're perfect for all sorts of outdoor cooking.
This Stylish Stylus
via: AmazonThis stylus is designed to work on whatever touchscreen device you have. It's compact and easy to carry with you everywhere.
via: AmazonWhen it comes to phone cases, Otterbox is the best. This one has a built-in screen protector so it's got your phone covered. It also comes with an Apple-certified Lighting cable — we could all use another one of those!
This Simple Classic Backpack
via: AmazonIt might be simple, but that is its charm! Everyone needs a reliable backpack that goes with every outfit. This one comes in seven different colors and clocks in at 42 cm tall.
This Super Nice Laundry Hamper
via: AmazonThis laundry hamper is canvas and looks totally classy. It even folds up for easy transport!
This Heavy-Duty Lightning Cable
via: AmazonI'll say it again: We can all use another phone charger. This one is braided and super tough, so you know it's not breaking anytime soon. It comes in four different colors and is available in either three or six feet in length.
This Pack of 100 AA Batteries
via: AmazonHonestly, you'll never have to buy batteries again. More than 20,000 people have reviewed these and say that they are totally worth it.
This K-Cup Storage Drawer
via: AmazonIn case the carousel's not your style or you're looking for something more compact, this k-cup drawer is perfect for you. It holds up to 36 k-cups and can sit right under your coffee machine.
This Grownup Towel Set
via: AmazonBecome an instant adult with this set of matching towels. The 6-piece set comes with two bath towels, two hand towels, and two washcloths, and it comes in seven different colors. My favorite is the crimson!
These Puppy training Pads
via: AmazonTrain your puppy and save your floors at the same time with these puppy training pads. You get 100 pads for less than $20. Can't beat that!
These Suit Hangers
via: AmazonYou can never have too many hangers. That's the truth. This set of 30 velvet suit hangers will treat your clothes right and last you a while.