The dresser also provides a nice spot to grow a plant and enhance the life of the room. Feng Shui may seem advanced, but it really can make a difference in your room when applied properly. Were these layouts helpful? What was your dorm room or apartment layout like? Were they similar to the...

Use small mirrors across from lamps to make your room seem larger. You can arrange them in a nice pattern on your wall, or you can try shaped mirrors (I've seen some shaped like birds). Photo Credit The quintessential dorm room accent lighting, Christmas lights can be found in nearly...

your study area is organized to fit your needs and style, everyone on your floor will be trying to figure out ways to make off with your desk! Even if you didn't bring half your home library to college with you, there are undoubtedly textbooks, magazines, and binders floating around your...

home on your dresser or desk. Cut snowflakes out of printer paper (we're particularly fond of making 3D paper snowflakes) and hang them from your ceiling or stick them onto your window! Hang up some stockings, or make some out of felt or cardboard wrapped in paper, with your name written...

. Back when I was in college I was fortunate enough to live in a dorm with a kitchen. Sure I made plenty of meals but they weren't always imaginative. Dorm life would have been a lot easier if I knew how to make tasty meals that doesn't require the fanciest of equipment. The internet has a...

I wish I spent as much time actually working at my desk as I do thinking about how I can decorate and organize it... but I digress. We recently wrote about three ways to decorate your dorm room desk space, but there are so many more ways to make your office space as chic and functional as...

don't miss our past posts on college dorm room shopping, dorm organization tips, and dorm room decorating inspired by Blair Waldorf, just to start. See our dorm room section for even more. And don't forget to check back over the next few weeks for more dorm room posts, where we'll be...

Photo Credit While away at college, your dorm room or apartment has likely become your sanctuary. It's more than just a place to stay – your dorm becomes your home. You already clean up your space and probably have it decorated with cute pillows, posters, and bulletin boards, but what you...

I don't know about you, but the piles of golden leaves around campus have inspired me to think of more than a few DIY projects! Want to learn how you can decorate your dorm room or apartment for Halloween? Read on! Photo Credit If you prefer foliage and pumpkin-carving to horror flicks...

were a few ways I was wasting space in my freshman year dorm room. Luckily, I also discovered how to fix those organization mistakes. Of course, what better thing to do than to share my newfound knowledge with CF readers? Read on to discover three quick and easy ways to create more space...

 

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