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14 Amazingly Decorated Dorm Rooms That Just Might Blow Your Mind

And you thought your Bob Marley poster was soooooo cool.

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We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community to show us how they decorated their dorm rooms. Here are their gorgeous responses.

1. This masterpiece that only an art student could pull off.

"My sister and I occupied an older, very TINY one hallway, two-bed dorm room. Nothing except the chair was moveable. All the walls were concrete and painted white. I really wanted to keep motivated and stay peppy (fine arts major) so I stepped it up a notch!"–emoryp3
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"My sister and I occupied an older, very TINY one hallway, two-bed dorm room. Nothing except the chair was moveable. All the walls were concrete and painted white. I really wanted to keep motivated and stay peppy (fine arts major) so I stepped it up a notch!"

emoryp3

2. This pillowy paradise with the ideal amount of octopi.

"My freshman dorm at Brown University! Recurring themes include foxes, octopuses, and all the pillows ever."—irisc49e95e088
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"My freshman dorm at Brown University! Recurring themes include foxes, octopuses, and all the pillows ever."

irisc49e95e088

3. This soothing respite from beer pong and freshman seminars.

"I dressed up my sad, cinderblock dorm room with lots of beautiful fabrics. The best part — I don’t think I spent more than $20 on anything! Thanks, Amazon!"—sierrah43af12414
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"I dressed up my sad, cinderblock dorm room with lots of beautiful fabrics. The best part — I don’t think I spent more than $20 on anything! Thanks, Amazon!"

sierrah43af12414

4. This actual magnum opus of a wall.

"I’m an art history major at Barnard College, so I’ve curated my own personal 'museum' of images that I’ve collected over the past two years of museum hopping in NYC!"–younglioness
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"I’m an art history major at Barnard College, so I’ve curated my own personal 'museum' of images that I’ve collected over the past two years of museum hopping in NYC!"

younglioness

5. This room, which...isn't even fair to call a dorm because it's so freaking cute. Come ON.

"Our super homey dorm room at Northeast Mississippi Community College."—cassiegracet
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"Our super homey dorm room at Northeast Mississippi Community College."

cassiegracet

6. This fucking mansion, which laughs in the face of the humble studio apartment I call home.

"This was my dorm sophomore year. Kept my walls pretty low-key with a poster of the NYC skyline, a poster of my favorite band and movie, aaaand pictures of my #squad, of course. Oh! Can’t forget the string lights"—Ahrim Nam
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"This was my dorm sophomore year. Kept my walls pretty low-key with a poster of the NYC skyline, a poster of my favorite band and movie, aaaand pictures of my #squad, of course. Oh! Can’t forget the string lights"

Ahrim Nam

7. This...potentially real ad from West Elm?!

"University of Nebraska-Lincoln."—laurabolton2013
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"University of Nebraska-Lincoln."

laurabolton2013

8. This fantastic minimalist setup.

—cneups

9. This one, which was literally years in the making.

"I’ve spent years collecting magazine photos, they finally got put to use while in college. It took nearly a week to put up and days to take down. But it was worth it for everyone’s reactions when they saw it."—alessandrar7
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"I’ve spent years collecting magazine photos, they finally got put to use while in college. It took nearly a week to put up and days to take down. But it was worth it for everyone’s reactions when they saw it."

alessandrar7

10. This perfectly-coordinated and -patterned wonder, which can't possibly be lived in by 18 YEAR OLDS?? RIGHT????

"Ole Miss."—pmoneyy98
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"Ole Miss."

pmoneyy98

11. This one, that seems as though Kate Spade HERSELF decorated it.

"Ole Miss, decorated by mom on budget. I had her when I was 16 and did not have a traditional college experience. I think she wanted to give that to me so she said I could do her dorm anyway I wanted, 100%. Almost everything was a surprise to her. It was lots of work and LOTS of spray paint."—Kiminman
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"Ole Miss, decorated by mom on budget. I had her when I was 16 and did not have a traditional college experience. I think she wanted to give that to me so she said I could do her dorm anyway I wanted, 100%. Almost everything was a surprise to her. It was lots of work and LOTS of spray paint."

Kiminman

12. This "surely you can't be serious that a dorm could look this cute and cozy..." specimen.

"Last year’s room at the University of Montevallo. You can’t tell, but the room was actually huge. We had a big TV and stand, a futon, two beds, closets, desks, a sink and STILL had room to walk around. That’s not normal size for a dorm room in that hall though, because all of the rooms come in a variety of sizes for whatever reason."—hhollaa
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"Last year’s room at the University of Montevallo. You can’t tell, but the room was actually huge. We had a big TV and stand, a futon, two beds, closets, desks, a sink and STILL had room to walk around. That’s not normal size for a dorm room in that hall though, because all of the rooms come in a variety of sizes for whatever reason."

hhollaa

13. This *checks back to photos of real-life dorm rooms* MUST BE A LIE, YOU GODDAMN INTERIOR DECORATOR, YOU.

"Tutwiler Hall, University of Alabama."—ojjeffrey
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"Tutwiler Hall, University of Alabama."

ojjeffrey

14. And this one, which just has to be Oprah's closet. It has to!!!

"Martin Hall at the University of Mississippi."—mkbarker
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"Martin Hall at the University of Mississippi."

mkbarker

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