Best places to shop for dorm decor

Monica Rizzo, Artist

For many high school seniors their next big step after graduation is attending college. Making sure all of your forms and transcripts are in order can be stressful before going to college, but the fun side is planning how you want your dorm to look.

Whether you want to go all out and decorate your room like a Pinterest board, or you just want a place cozy enough to remind you of home, these are some of the best websites to find what you are looking for. 

Urban Outfitters Home 

Urban Outfitters has everything from bedding to wall art to bathroom accessories. Most of the items on this site could be considered quite trendy. Make sure to look out for their frequent sales as some of the items are a bit pricey. 


Society6 is a place where artists can upload their prints for them to be put onto a wide range of items. They have many different art prints, anyone could find something to their liking. 

Bed Bath & Beyond

Bed Bath & Beyond has an entire section dedicated to everything you could possibly need in college at your dorm. There are many bedding sets to choose from and the site is full of basics and essentials. 

Pottery Barn Teen

PB Teen can help you create the ultimate chill and cozy dorm room. Their items can help you decorate a dorm or even a suite if you have more room. This site is also a bit pricey, so you should watch out for sales.


Dormify caters specifically to college dorm life. Along with any other decoration essentials, they offer many storage options to make use of limited space. 

All of these websites cater specifically to decoration, but you can always find other things you may need on Amazon or stores such as your local Target. Pinterest is also full of inspiration and DIY projects.