Home Decor In College Vs. Your Thirties

You’ve definitely changed since college. Decorate your home how you want with HomeGoods’ ever-changing selection of unique home fashions.

1. Your Bathroom:

College: Not something you clean or think about.

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Thirties: You realize people can change their shower curtains.

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2. Your Idea of Mood Lighting:

College: Christmas lights mean business.

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Thirties: You are suddenly concerned with a room’s “ambiance.”

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3. Your Closet:

College: Fling it, hope it catches on something.

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Thirties: You shop for aesthetically pleasing containers to store your unmentionables.

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4. Your Bar:

College: The bar on the right made you feel like a king.

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Thirties: This bar cart puts the old you to shame.

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5. Your Desk:

College: You only need a place to put your mouse and keyboard.

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Thirties: You buy small boxes to put your important things in, so your life doesn’t fall apart.

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6. Your Book Organization:

College: Books were shoved and crammed into every space imaginable.

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Thirties: Once you start organizing by color, you literally cannot stop.

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7. Your Walls:

College: Sticky tack is the only thing you know.

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Thirties: You suddenly realize how many options you have.

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8. Your Bed:

College: A sad sight.

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Thirties: You know what a duvet actually is.

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9. Your Idea of Making “Great Use” of a Space:

College: Un-bunking your bed and creating this couch nook made you feel like a creative genius.

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Thirties: You are a genius with spacial reasoning.

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10. Your Couch:

College: Any street couch that looks sort of clean is a victory.

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Thirties: You are suddenly buying mix-and-match throw pillows.

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Keep decorating, boo!


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