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How to Decorate Your Dorm Room with 21 Sewing Ideas

By: Annie Rosean, Editor of AllFreeSewing

Home Dec SewingWhether it's your daughter, friend, or yourself who is college bound, it's hard to believe that someone is leaving the nest. Prepping for the studies you're about to undergo is nerve-wrecking in itself, but if living away from home is in the equation that's an extra added stress. How will you decorate your dorm so that you like it? Thankfully this collection, How to Decorate Your Dorm Room with 21 Sewing Ideas offers extremely helpful hints on setting you up as the big man or woman on campus.

There are some major considerations when thinking about your soon-to-be room. One, the size of the room. Unless you're living in a witty sitcom, you'll basically be living in a box with a peer for a while. It's time to maximize your space. Two, as much of a minimalist as you are, realistically you have a bunch of odds and ends around. Keep them in cute containers with these DIY dorm ideas. Three, the style to make you feel at home. Seriously, you can learn how to make pillows, sheets, and decorations that not only save you a pretty penny but remind you of home. When decorating your dorm consider these DIY dorm room ideas for a smooth and eye-catching transition to your college days.


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How to Decorate Your Dorm to Maximize Space

DIY Hanging Jewelry Organizer

  1. Hanging Makeup Roll
  2. Hanging Jewelry Holder
  3. Handy Dandy Organizer
  4. Door Organizer
  5. Denim DIY Door Organizer
  6. Girly DIY Bed Pocket
  7. DIY Hanging Jewelry Organizer








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Lickety Split Laundry Bag

Decorative DIY Dorm Essentials and Cute Containers

  1. Lickety Split Laundry Bag
  2. The Scrap Bucket Basket
  3. Space-Saving Travel Organizer
  4. Stash Buckets
  5. Soft Box
  6. Sewn Stash Baskets
  7. Fabric Storage Boxes




The Easiest Pillows EverDIY Dorm Room Decor for Ultra-Cuteness

  1. Owl Dry DIY Bath Towels
  2. Sprocket Pillows
  3. The Easiest Pillows Ever
  4. Fancy Nancy Duvet Cover Pattern
  5. Fitted SheetsLittle Friend DIY Fox Pillow
  6. Scrap Fabric Wall Art
  7. Cork Board Makeover Tutorial
  8. Your Kind of DIY Clock





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