Out with carefree summer fun and in with busy back-to-school madness. It’s that time of year again. College students have returned to campus for the fall semester and are ready for more football game weekends. But why stop the fun there? Seemingly gone are the simple days of packing an old twin comforter, a bedside lamp, and a photo of the family pet—in is the trend of transforming a dorm room from drab to totally fab.
Stylish décor isn’t just for homeowners anymore. A dorm-decorating frenzy has broken out, and now, it’s hard not to find a handful of outrageously chic dorm rooms on every college campus.
Here are some cottage style dorm décor trends we love:
By Emily Esleck, Photos compiled by Emmy Carswell
- This handy bunk storage compartment provides a place for nighttime necessities while sleeping on the top bunk. It’s great for simple and easy organization in a small room.