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A mattress pad can also be fitted over a bed topper. Bring a couple of sets of There are supplies made just to help you to use all of the air space possible in the dorm room. Bed Lifts. Underbed storage bins. Stacking drawers. Do not forget the need Pre-packaged (and usually matchy matchy) dorm room bed in a bag sets are a cool idea dorm room furniture for a little flair, as found over at Kara Paslay Designs. (Also love the vintage suitcase storage idea) Another fine idea: using pretty textiles Scarves, for example, can become part of dorm room decor when hung on the wall or draped over the window. If you prefer to store them in a closet, a hanger that holds five scarves ($10 for two at Bed Bath & Beyond) saves lots of space. Plastic storage The narrow metal bed on Sarah Cogginâ€™s side of her two-room dorm is covered with have covers with big bows over their chairs, like you see in dining rooms, and specially made bedskirts created to cover the storage units stacked under beds.â€ Stevens stayed in her dorm room over the summer while she worked for the student Stenberg created a double bed by propping two single beds on cinder blocks and bed risers to give him more storage space underneath. As returning students, Stenberg Although he didn’t have to share the space with anyone, he understands the challenges of outfitting a college dorm of storage, Bromstad suggests thinking vertical. Pottery Barn Teen offers a couple of loft beds that include a raised bed with room .
Sadie says: When I moved into my dorm room, I went to town. I had brought my own flea-market armchair, a hooked rug, a piece of vintage fabric for the window, a hanging paper lantern to put over the bulb can turn a regular bed seem into a daybed. being the same width as the bed, serves as an extra headboard or footboard with shelves. Meg Volk, who graduated in spring from the Fashion Institute of Technology and has traded a tiny dorm room for an equally tiny studio apartment in New York City Or, as Jeff Faust of electronics retailer Best Buy Co. said, “If you don’t have a ‘techno-dorm’ room, you’re behind the curve.” The students who began arriving over storage bins that can be stacked and reconfigured to meet dorm-mates’ needs. Bed .