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Decorating a Dorm Room

Started this discussion. Last reply by Native Son Sep 2, 2013. 7 Replies

Hello All,       I noticed there was a post about this a few years ago but it didn't receive much feedback, and I wanted to see if there are any new ideas anyone can provide.        I'm going to be a…Continue

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Native Son replied to Charles Bloom's discussion Decorating a Dorm Room
"Well, for a start, there are futon covers that aren't green or blue.   The mattress store may carry them, I know Target did at least as of a couple of yeas ago.  The no paint rule may be a bit flexible.  Eons ago, when I…"
Sep 2, 2013
Miklos Hollender replied to Charles Bloom's discussion Decorating a Dorm Room
"The problem is even if you buy real wood, a wooden cabin interior inside an ugly modern building just sticks out like a sore thumb, so obviously unreal and artificial. I recommend being authentic. It's a dorm room. Be okay with it looking like…"
Sep 2, 2013
Matt B replied to Charles Bloom's discussion Decorating a Dorm Room
"One thing that I've done that made a room more cozy was adding dark book cases and also putting different types of fabric on the wall. I've got a handful of flags that I hang vertically (from those adhesive hangers) that gives a bit of…"
Aug 26, 2013
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N Fan replied to Charles Bloom's discussion Decorating a Dorm Room
"If you have some extra shelf space, consider growing a couple of small plants. Of course you couldn't do anything that would be large or require any significant amount of upkeep, but if you could find something green and leafy, I feel it would…"
Aug 19, 2013
Carl Monster replied to Charles Bloom's discussion Decorating a Dorm Room
"My senior year apartment I shared with two other girls was like this: trashpicked comfy furniture covered with fur pelts walls painted in dark Victorian colors lots of thrift store taxidermy framed pressed leaf collections trash picked from my dept.…"
Aug 19, 2013
Charles Bloom replied to Charles Bloom's discussion Decorating a Dorm Room
"To specify, I the following are things that I cannot do: alter the wall in any way that prevents it from being the same when I move out as when I moved in - aka no painting, wallpaper, nails, screws, etc. I can use adhesives, however.  I…"
Aug 19, 2013
Chuck Knight replied to Charles Bloom's discussion Decorating a Dorm Room
"What are you allowed to do?  Are you allowed to paint, wallpaper, hang curtains, or whatever?  Or must everything be free standing?   Christopher Lowell (interior decorator) did a special on decorating teenage and college rooms.…"
Aug 19, 2013
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Decorating a Dorm Room

Hello All,       I noticed there was a post about this a few years ago but it didn't receive much feedback, and I wanted to see if there are any new ideas anyone can provide.        I'm going to be a junior in college and I am going to be living in a single room, that is, it will be my own room, and it is actually a decent sized room. It is big enough that in addition to the college-provided desk and bed, I will have enough room for a futon/couch and my fridge/microwave, etc. I'm trying to…See More
Aug 19, 2013
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