Summer is flying by, and it’s already time for some to be thinking about going back to school.
For all those headed off the college for the first time, it can be scary. Make your dorm room feel a little homier, by adding these five dorm room essentials. In no time at all, your home away from home will actually feel like one.
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An Area Rug
Jazz up your cold dorm room floor with a fun area rug in a bright and eye-catching patterns. Make sure it’s durable enough to handle alot of foot traffic from your new friends.
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Many schools supply a desk lamp with your dorm room’s standard furniture, but most of the time, they are crappy and ugly. Switch out that lamp for one with a little more style. You can find a variety of cool lamps from Target and other department stores at reasonable prices.
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Don’t forget that a good night’s sleep is essential for better grades in college. Dorm room mattresses aren’t always the most comfortable, but quality bedding can upgrade the experience. Check out this Twin XL bedding from Parachute.
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If there’s one thing you definitely need to put on your dorm room checklist is a mini fridge! This cute little guy will hold your bottled juices and last night’s leftover pizza. How cool is that?
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Decorate With Wall Art
Start a conversation with cool wall art that shows off your style and creativity.