Lots of articles about decorating your dorm room feature pictures of studio apartments, or styled sets, or just plain old bedrooms — in short, not real dorm rooms. So for this particular post we thought we'd turn for inspiration to some real life, bona fide dorm rooms. All of these are dorm rooms occupied by actual students, and all of them were spotted on F*** Yeah, Cool Dorm Rooms, an irreverently named blog that you should definitely check out for even more inspiration.
Above: This stylish room belongs, appropriately, to a student at the Fashion Institute of Technology.
A dorm with bohemian flair at the Otago Polytechnic School of Design.
A pattern-filled dorm room from CSU Bakersfield.
A hanging tapestry adds color to this dorm from Western Washington University.
This dorm room from Boston University even has space for a couch.
Trunks add extra storage and extra flair to this room at Berkeley.
A cozy bed surrounded by twinkle lights in a dorm room at Syracuse University.
Fluffy bedding and a bedskirt make this dorm from Tulane University extra appealing.
A dorm from Columbia College Chicago with a cool and casual feel.
A wall of photos and inspirations adds character to this room from Boston University.
Want to see more? Check out Fuck Yeah, Cool Dorm Rooms.