How To Decorate Your Dorm Room

With fall in the horizon many students may be preparing to go back to school. But, for some others, this maybe the year where they begin their university life. Your dorm room would thus be your home away from home for the next several years; hence you should ensure that you express yourself when decorating your room while also keeping your purchases within your budget. Therefore, prior to decorating your room there are few tips that one should keep in their mind and some of these tips are mentioned below.

Furniture
As your dorm room would need to function as an entire house one would need to be selective in picking their furniture. This is because you need to ensure that you have a bedroom, a living room, study area and storage space all within your dorm room which would be about 100 square feet. Thus, you would need to decide whether you prefer to purchase shelving units to store your bedding, cleaning products and other items apart from clothes and shoes or whether you would prefer to save space by storing them under your bed. Furthermore, as the most primary reason for one to go to university is to study they need to ensure that they have enough space to place their desk, chair and books. This space needs to be both functional and welcoming in order to encourage you to study. Therefore, you need to ensure that you have a table lamp and that your books and various other study materials are situated within arm’s reach from your study area and not stored under the bed. Moreover, you could place framed mirrors Melbourne on the back of your door because this was you could check your appearance before you walk out of the room and it also saves space in your room.

Decorations
University is the time where you discover who you are and where you discover your likes and interests. Therefore it is salient that you decorate you room in a manner which would express both your creativity and your personality. However, while some may have an eye for decoration others would not. Hence, these individuals could look through design magazines or even Pinterest prior to purchasing any items. Some ways to make this space feel like your bedroom back home is by hanging photographs of your friends, family or even your pets. Furthermore, instead of merely hanging posters on your wall as you did at home, you could exhibit your sophistication through poster framing.

Bed
As you would not have space to create a lounging area your bed would be both the place where you would sleep at and relax in. Thus you could add some artful throw pillows to your bed to make it look inviting.