Dorm Room Ikea Hacks: You're Welcome.

Fifteen DIYs to elevate your dorm decor this fall!

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1. The pen and pencil holder.

Photography by AGATA DIMMICH

Using painter's tape, section off a portion of a wooden stationery box, and paint it in a color of your choice. Yep, it's easy as that!

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2. The faux brass headboard.

Photography by SUGAR AND CLOTH

If there is one thing every dorm room has in common, an unsightly bed frame may be it. Enter one seriously stylish IKEA hack that will elevate the standard into a chic, brass accent!

Get the how-to on Sugar and Cloth.

3. The concrete globe lamp.


An under $30 table lamp as style-savvy as this? Yep, it's true! Featuring a quick-setting cement base and IKEA's Fado light, this is a statement piece no dorm room should be without!

Get the how-to on Paper and Stitch.

4. The floral room divider.

Photography by IKEA

Use strips of material to hang an eclectic array of faux floral stems, creating an ultra vibrant and colorful room divider!

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5. The shelf.


Featuring IKEA's iconic Frosta stool, this plant house (it can double as a bookshelf as well!) is all about embracing the ombre trend with a touch of minimalism. 

Get the how-to on Monsters Circus

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