17 Best IKEA Finds for a Stylish Dorm in 2019

desk supplies near lamp
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You never know what you might find at IKEA, from essential pieces with hidden details to decor pieces that look super stylish for their price range. And when it comes to dorm room shopping, the retailer doesn't disappoint. If you're gearing up for another semester/quarter of classes, we took the liberty of browsing IKEA's site for some of the most stylish, dorm room-friendly finds.

From desk essentials to kitchen accessories, here are some of our favorite current offerings:

patterned laundry bag
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If you have to lug your laundry down the street or onto another floor of your building, at least you can do it in style.

yellow work lamp
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A much-needed item for all-nighters comes in a quirky color? Yes, please.

black and pink desk organizer
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Keep all your extra notes and pens in one (chic) place.

red stool/side table
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This bright and cheery stool also works really well as a side table, perfect for small spaces.

patterned trash bin
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Here's proof that even your trash bin can look fun.

multicolored rectangular pillow
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Pair this stylish pillow with a plain couch or your favorite duvet cover for a cozy and eye-catching space.

blue patterned throw blanket
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Keep this comfy throw blanket on the couch for sleepovers.

pink box with compartments
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Save yourself the stress of a cluttered drawer with this adorable box.

multicolored stool
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When you need just a little extra seating, with a unique pop of color.

multicolored duvet cover and pillowcase
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Some bright and cheery bedding that you can collapse onto at the end of a long day.

gold decorative bowl
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Use this bowl to hold fruit and snacks you can grab as you walk out the door.

set of three patterned notebooks
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You can never have too many notebooks right?

blue alarm clock
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In case you want a stylish alternative to your smartphone alarm.

two patterned dish towels
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Keep your countertops clean and add a little extra oomph to the kitchen space.

gold set of coasters
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The classiest coasters, so you can impress everyone in the group project.

sheepskin rug
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We love a good sheepskin rug, especially when you can use it to cover up an ugly desk chair.

string lights over couch and framed photos
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A classic addition: string lights to make your space just a little more magical.


Eva Recinos

Eva Recinos

Eva Recinos is an associate editor at Hunker. You can reach her at eva@hunker.com.