an ornamental trinket or gimcrack; a bit of bric-a-brac.
Also, nick·nack.

1610–20; gradational compound based on knack in obsolete sense “toy”

knickknacked, adjective
knickknacky, adjective Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
Housed inside a red roof-tiled building, the casual interior features hardwood floors, wooden booths and knickknack-covered walls.
The interior features leather booths, white linens and knickknack covered walls.
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