8/31 | Dorm Room Organization

Going to college is exciting but there is a lot to think about. This includes getting used to living in a dorm. That’s why we have rounded up some great ideas for Dorm Room Organization.

Many dorm rooms are small and there isn’t much space to put everything. Today, we are going to share some dorm room tips, tricks, and do-it-yourself projects that you must know. These ideas are to help maximize the space and to organize and store your things properly.

Dorm Room Organization

Imagine being able to come home after a long day of classes and walk into a clean, well-organized dorm room. Trust us. It makes everything about college so much easier. 

UNIQUE CHORE CHART From Makers Gonna Learn

This is currently being used as a chore chart, but it could easily be converted to a study chart and timetable. Your chart will keep all the important things visible and at top of mind, so you don’t miss anything. 

DIY IRONING BOARD From A Little Craft in Your Day

Okay, this isn’t exactly a way to organize your dorm room, but this ironing board is super handy. AND since it folds up for storage, it will give you more space for other items you nee in your room,

DIY IKEA MAKEUP VANITY From Polka Dot Chair

We love this vanity cart for so many reasons. First of all, it’s such an organized way to keep makeup and toiletries handy and easy to find. Secondly, it is on wheels so you can just wheel it over to your bed, your desk, your mirror or wherever else you need it. 

ORGANIZE YOUR CHARGERS WITH WASHI TAPE From Shaken Together Life

Got a roommate? Or maybe you take your chargers with you over to friends’ dorm rooms to study? Make sure that you keep track of which chargers are yours with this easy Washi tape organization idea. 

STORAGE BIN VINYL DECAL From Makers Gonna Learn

This storage bin is very colorful, isn’t it? The simple paper mache bin was transformed into a nice storage solution, with a simple upgrade. Make bins for everything you need to store. 

SHOE BAG From Lia Griffith

Okay, let’s be real. With our everyday shoes, we just kick them off and throw them into a bin. But when it comes to those special pairs of shoes – the ones we dreamed and drooled over – we love this idea of protecting them in these special shoe bags. Even better? They’re labeled so you always know which pair is in which bag. 

DIY STORAGE CRATE SEAT From A Little Craft in Your Day

We love this fun idea. You always need extra seating in a dorm room. How about making it double as storage space too? 

HANGING LAUNDRY HAMPER From Making Nice In The Midwest

Hampers can take up so much valuable floor space in a dorm room. Try this hanging idea. You can use a Command hook to make it easy to remove when you move out. 

MEMO BOARD AND OTHER DUCT TAPE DESK ORGANIZATION IDEAS From A Little Craft in Your Day

Duct tape is a great way to personalize some amazing desk and dorm room organizers. Check out our ideas here. 

6 DOLLAR STORE ITEMS TO ORGANIZE YOUR DORM ROOM From Society 19

The dollar store is a great source for all kinds of items to organize your dorm room quickly, easily, and inexpensively! Check out these ideas. 

LEARN HOW TO FOLD T-SHIRTS TO SAVE SPACE IN YOUR DRAWERS From One Crazy House

We love this hack! It’s a great way to save space in your dresser and make room for more items. 

DIY SCRAP WOOD PEN AND PENCIL ORGANIZER From A Little Craft in Your Day

This is such a pretty way to display your pens and pencils and keep them within easy reach. 

DESK ORGANIZATION IDEAS From A Little Craft in Your Day

Need more desk organization ideas? We’ve got you covered! 

UPDATED PLASTIC STORAGE BINS From Ohoh Deco

Turn those simple, plain rolling plastic drawer cabinets into something special. 

POLKA DOT DESK ORGANIZER From A Little Craft in Your Day

One of our favorite desk organizers! This keeps everything contained and handy. You could even add little labels to each drawer so you know just what’s inside. 

Having an organized space makes you feel really comfortable and helps you focus. These ideas are to amp up your college living space.