Back to School: Dorm Room Edition

Back to School: Dorm Room Edition

Haven Neiman

As the upcoming school year approaches, now is the time for incoming college students to start brainstorming their dorm room aesthetic. Whether it's you or a loved one heading to school this fall, we have a fool-proof guide on some dorm room essentials for any living space from brands like FEATURE, MARKET, Phaidon, Fucking Awesome + more.


Upgrade your dorm room space with a unique rug that is comfortable and eye-catching. MARKET introduces its new Lightest Boots Plush Rug for this very purpose. Featuring a heavyweight plush material, the silhouette is a must-have for any collection. The super soft rug proudly displays itself as boots and branding imagery. Alongside the rug is another living space must-have: our exclusive FEATURE Stackable Mugs. Perfect for any beverage these mugs come in a set of four with a stand included. Each mug withstands up to 13.5 ounces of liquid. Matte black comprises the upper portion, while the dazzling blue hue leads towards the silhouette’s bottom half. Printed FEATURE branding on each side finishes the design.


Any living space requires a book for not only reading but for an elevated aesthetic. The Phaidon Soled Out is perfect for this very situation and is a must-have for the new school year. Discover sporting and sneaker legends through vintage print advertising in this book written and compiled by legendary Sneaker Freaker magazine founder Simon ‘Woody’ Wood. Dive into classic sneaker models and impressive graphics with around 900 vintage images collected with insider stories and revelations. For an even further elevated approach, the FEATURE Candle 001 beautifully lights up any space. This premium offering from FEATURE focuses on attention to detail with its bold and complex aesthetic. Notes of pepper, tobacco leaf, teakwood, and dark musk contribute to its high-quality aesthetic. The premium wax and modern exterior complete the look.


The Fucking Awesome Aidan Logo Class Photo Skate Deck is perfect for any student. By taking into account brash aesthetics from the brand that are seen throughout its signature branding and graphics, the skate deck is essential. Composed of 100% wood, the design features a 14.8” wheelbase as well. A final dorm room essential to elevate any space includes the FEATURE 3 oz Reed Diffuser. Featuring diffuser sticks, the harmony of this bold and spicy fragrance is an equal balance of natural ingredients like cedarwood, patchouli, black pepper, and pimento berry.


Be ready for the upcoming school season with these dorm room items that make a statement in any living space. Click here for a closer look at these must-haves.

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