28 Ways To Have A Dorm Room The Whole Floor Will Be Jealous Of
AKA easy ways to make required dorm living less of a hellhole.
Frame your photos with colorful/patterned washi tape that's way less bulky (and more appealing) than traditional frames.
Plop a couple of velvet pintuck cushions onto the floor so you and your friends can enjoy a cozy teatime chat together.
Or situate a mobile armchair that won't take up oodles of space so you can rock your way to zen.
Burrito up in an unbelievably fluffy fleece throw for some high quality ~me time~.
Turn on a white noise machine so you won't be rudely awakened or disturbed by drunk classmates roaming the hallways.
Install a dividing curtain if you're sharing a room, because even if you don't ~totally loathe~ your roomie, you'll want some damn privacy from time to time.
Ditch bulky lamps in favor for a minimalistic, color-changing sphere light for late-night reading that won't be too harsh on your eyes.
Store your lazy-dazy essentials in a 10-pocket bedside caddy so you don't lose precious time spent away from underneath your blankets.
And support your (poor, aching) back with a shredded foam pillow.
Hang a giant mood-mellowing tapestry on your wall for a temporary escape when summer vacation's looking way too far off.
Sew a couple of adorable mountain pillows together to add to the whole ~let's escape to the outdoors~ vibe.
Fill some eye-catching geometric shelves with your favorite books, figurines, and plants — whatever makes you feel happy and/or you want to keep at arm's reach.
Keep your studying refuel within arm's reach with a quirky desktop fridge — and there's also a "keep warm" function.
Subscribe to a monthly book box that includes two enthralling, curated reads and a few related knickknacks (candles, candies, etc.).
Slip on a silk eye mask for relief from flimsy dorm curtains or blinds, inconsiderate roommates, and overall stress.
Transform your entire load of cheap IKEA furniture into ~marble gems~ using decorative adhesive paper.
Use a cheery sun or cloud shaped mirror to make getting ready in the morning a tad less grumpy and snail-paced.
Upgrade your blah twin bed into a ~magical hideaway~ with a slightly extra mesh canopy.
Go crazy decorating every inch of your room with glow-in-the-dark domed dots that mimic a lovely night spent under the stars.
When you start with low expectations, a dorm room can only get better and cozier.
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