Bed, Bath & Beyond
See bedbathandbeyond.com for dozens of locations
Already reasonably priced, shop with one of their 20 percent-off coupons (which you can find online, snip out of a catalogue, or sign up to have e-mailed or snail mailed) and you'll be surprised at how many quality home accessories you can afford to take home. It gets pretty busy just before the college students head back to school, but with plenty of friendly sales associates and lots of checkout lanes, even the busiest seasons afford a pleasant shopping experience. The BB&B gift card also makes an excellent present for graduations, house warmings and weddings.