Dorm decor is what inevitably makes your room feel a little more like home. You’re probably going to be spending a lot of time there, so why not try and make it cute and enjoyable to be in? Dorm rooms aren’t exactly cute and homey when you move in, so here are some cute ideas to make your small room shine.
A Neon Light
Neon lights are the perfect to add a unique touch to your dorm room. This eye light will be sure to make your dorm aesthetically pleasing and even you a little more light for studying. Definitely helps to remove the bare and empty feel from when you first move in, and you’ll for sure be getting lots of compliments on this piece. A neon light is a great beginning for what will eventually be some insta-worthy dorm decor.
Let’s be honest, dorm rooms are pretty ugly when you first get there. Removable wallpaper is the perfect solution to adding some colour and joy to your dorm decor while still not violating any of the rules. Even if you get tired of one pattern, you can always just remove it and put up another. This versatile idea is perfect to be able to constantly change up your dorm decor with no hassle and without breaking the bank.
Dry Erase Calendar
This dry erase calendar is both practical and cute. We all know the struggles of trying to keep up with the never-ending amount of deadlines throughout the semester, and having a dry erase calendar to write it all down is the perfect solution. This calendar will look great on your wall while ensuring you’re organized, what could be better?
While this may seem pretty unconventional, Washi tape makes for the perfect addition to your dorm decor. If you’re more on the creative side, the possibilities are really endless with this stuff. You can use it to create cool designs on your doors, walls, or whatever else you choose without ruining the surfaces. Using some of this, you can really manage to add some colour and flare to just about anything in your room.
While this may not be part of your initial thought when you think of cute dorm decor, a cute desk organizer can definitely make all the difference. Adding to the things on this list that are practical and cute, a patterned desk organizer is an essential. There are tons of patterns available, and maybe you’ll even be able to find one to coordinate to your removable wallpaper. We are all for being put-together while adding a cute touch to your dorm!
A Cute Rug
A rug, as simple as it may seem, really can (and will) make all the difference in your dorm decor. It helps to hide the often not-so-cute floors of your room, and has the added bonus of making it a hell of a lot cozier to walk around in.
Plants are always a great idea to any room, no matter where it is. Getting a little planter when help your dorm feel a little more vibrant and full of life. Plus, there’s been quite a few studies done that show plants induce a feeling of calmness and relaxation, which is definitely something you’re going to need when midterms and finals roll around.
A Wall Banner
The walls are usually the most barren part of a dorm when you move in, so why not add a wall banner to bring some life to those walls? They’re usually pretty cheap and they’ll be sure to add a unique touch to your dorm decor.
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