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Back to Campus: Dorm Room Essentials
"Dorm room bedding, furniture and design ideas... ugly my dorm room was. At my school, we weren't allowed to move the heavy, hideous... from the rooms, so we had to work within the system to decorate. My freshman year, that... sophomore room was outfitted in total collegiate stereotypes - an Absolut ad border... personalize my room (inexpensively, of course) and to maximize its usefulness. Here are some... some ideas I'd take with me as inspiration:..."
Design Dilemma: Decorating a Dorm Room
"lived in a dorm, chances are you have memories of woefully neglected bathrooms, fake wood... of her room and asked our design community for ways to infuse it with some much-needed... think my dorm room back in the day was 10 x 10, pretty tight! I like the idea of adding... this same room together next year) and she's very open to any decorating ideas I have... live in a dorm anymore. You really can get away with more in a dorm, but carrying some..."
Guest Picks: If I Could Have a Dorm Room Do-Over
"interior decorator reimagines the drab dorm room into a stylish, fun space to study... digs. My dorm room was ugly — as in, burgundy and hunter green ugly. Of course, those... get a dorm room do-over. Here's a roundup of 20 cool and colorful products that... make any dorm room a little more fun. — Emily from Emily A. Clarke... a dime ideas. Funny enough, I was awarded best decorated dorm room 2 years in a row..."
9 Dorm Room Classics Schooled in Grown-Up Style
Furniture, shelves and lighting from college years past make for high-grade interiors with a bright future
"of the dorms on campus, my jaw dropped. Gone were the warrens of tiny rooms and stark... in our room.) But there's something to be said for the beloved staples of dorms... in your dorm room? Now that I think of it, I don't think they'd been invented yet when... average dorm rooms. They ARE beautiful and look so comfortable, one might not want... in the dorm, but it wouldn't have made any difference. The only budget-friendly f..."
Create a Chic First Apartment on a Dorm Room Budget
Show your first solo place off with pride by incorporating these tips for budget-friendly artwork, furniture and accessories
"living room or dining room furniture. Tree branches make great curtain rods, or other... in your idea book - the green desk with computer and tv mounted above! Great idea... amazing ideas that people come up with. Decorating on a budget really only takes a... living room. It (unlike many IKEA pieces) has held up very well and can totally make... make a room! Check the as-is section for slightly stained or worn floor model rugs..."
Dorm Life: Cool Stuff for a Music Lover's Room
"college dorm room into your own space can seem challenging at first. It's a place with... up with decor that fits your style is worth the effort. And it can be very fun, too... to the dorms who is also a musician or music lover. Hall mates permitting, there could... these ideas to help make it an inspiring place:... musician's dorm room. What could make it even cooler than it already is? Well, the design... made for dorm rooms: it's affordable, it's compact, it makes great coffee, it brews..."
Guest Picks: 20 Decor Pieces for That First Home Away From Home
Gather ideas now for a comfy and stylish dorm room in the fall — or try these finds in a new grad's first solo digs
"ather ideas now for a comfy and stylish dorm room in the fall — or try these finds... college dorms in a couple of months (or sooner), I want to share a few ideas I have... college dorm. These are GREAT ideas if a rich relative is paying the college bill... Nice ideas all. My eldest daughter went off to college last fall. We purchased... constructed dorm and all the doors were metal and fit too tightly to accommodate the over-door..."
Last-Minute Dorm Decorating, Part 2
"college dorm room go Bohemian Chic or Minimalist with 5 easy pieces... 5-piece decor formulas for the dorm. Today I'll cover Bohemian and Minimalist styles... to your room. More: All-American Prep and Urban Modern dorm styles... Polish folk decoration. It will look anything but traditional as decor and function as... BeyondDorm Life: Cool Stuff for a Music Lover's Room Designed by Ross Menuez, these... other decor items already in the room. The chenille softness will add lusciousness..."
Last-Minute Dorm Decorating Guide, Part I
"college dorm room go urban-modern or prep with 5 easy pieces... and your dorm room is depressing. Your budget is tight, but you do know what your... (blanket, decorative pillow, table lamp, wall decoration, rug) and working with your... for your decor. Today I'll cover All-American Prep and Urban Modern styles:... for my dorm room. It's all beautiful - and it looks nice, but that's not a practical... college dorm room decorating budget. Come back later this week, when I'll have two..."
Share Your Dorm Room Must-Haves
"about dorm-room decor. What do you need to turn your cookie-cutter room into a space... are no dorm rooms in my future, but I'd definitely recommend all new college students... so many dorms seem to have!... bed is a dorm-room staple. How will you personalize your shared space? Will wall decals... your dorm room to look like. "Before" photos welcome, too! More: Cool Stuff for a... plan on decorating your study space. Maybe a more feminine and modern approach is..."
Guest Picks: Banish the Dorm Room Doldrums
Energize the blank canvas of a basic room with a decorating scheme that's rainbow bright and budget friendly
"basic room with a decorating scheme that's rainbow bright and budget friendly... issue dorm room decor tends to consist of cinder blocks, utilitarian furniture and... back-to-school decor blues with these colorful essentials! — Capree from My Adventure is Your... white-walled dorm room. Who says task lighting has to be boring? I love this playful spin... spin on a dorm room essential. Whether you're cuddling or studying, this blanket will..."
Posters: Beyond the Dorm Room
"Classic dorm room decor, they sometimes get a bad rap thanks to the ubiquity of poor... third room on your freshman hall. That doesn't mean that all posters deserve to be... posters into rooms for every age group. Like these:... Holly at decor8 did a great post about rock posters that had me heading straight to... traditional dorm room artwork, but with a little framing, they grow up (and dress up) nicely... have a dorm room vibe - it's creative space, even though it belongs to a grownup...."
My Houzz: Eclectic Dorm Living in Illinois
"Volkman Hall dorm that five friends from all around the world call home. The group came... "living" decoration in what appears to be a couple quarts of water is just plain and... require much room or they feel intimidated by the space. They are looking for an upgrade... comes to decorations, "I'm inspired by things I already have," says Dieselberg. "Everything... of the room. Artwork: Ikea "I found the pallet in a Dumpster," Dieselbeg says. "I..."
San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2011: Living Areas
"Share Ideas for Living Room, Dining Room and Kitchen... year's Decorator Showcase home in San Francisco, an annual event benefiting San Francisco... than 30 rooms in a sprawling Pacific Heights house, spread over four floors and more... favorite rooms into several ideabooks, first of which includes the dining, kitchen and... to the Decorator Showcase, it's open to the public April 30 through May 30. Here's... windows, rooms had a lot to compete with to catch your eye. The living room, designed..."
How to Arrange Your Room for TV and People, Too
"Get ideas for creating a great space for lounging, entertaining and enjoying the... furniture in a room with a TV is among the greatest design interior challenges. I've always... who have rooms devoted exclusively to watching TV. Most of us don't live that way —... — our rooms need to do double, triple or quadruple duty, and accommodating a big screen... living room. It is sooo real, I will copy the tree in the living room idea and set..."