Decorating your uni room

With results day finally over and the new academic year fast approaching, many of you might be starting to think about decorating your uni room. If you’re living in student accommodation, it can be pretty underwhelming entering a tiny room with old bits of blue tac still on the walls. To pump some excitement back into the room, here are some brilliant hacks that are perfect to do on a student budget.

  • Posters and wall stickers

These are going to be essential when when it come to decorating your uni room, as they are a incredibly easy way to jazz up the space. Wall stickers are brilliant as they ensure that you can still enjoy decorating your uni room without breaking any regulations, as the stickers peel on and off really easily. With posters you have to be a little more careful, but things like white blue tac can work well to not leave marks.

  • Photographs

As well as displaying your interests with pictures on your walls, why not think about decorating your uni room by really personalise it. You can do this by printing out some home photographs at snappy snaps and sticking them up, so that your room truly reflects your personality. One really great hack that will also add colour to your walls is to use washi tape as a photo frame. This brilliant invention has lots of patterns and designs to decorate your uni room, and whats more, they won’t leave any marks when you take them off at the end of the year.

  • Lighting

Things such as desk lights will be useful for those late night craving sessions before an exam, while fairy lights could really create a really lovely atmosphere in your room, as well as producing a space for you to make your photo display more creative. To help with the stress of first year, you could also think about getting a mood light. These clever little devices are proven to emit coloured lighting that helps to combat stress and anxiety, whilst also being a great way of decorating your uni room.

  • Put up an invisible book shelf

These quirky things will make it look like your books are floating on thin air, and are the perfect place for a funny superman wall sticker!

  • Potted plants

The addition of some pretty little potted plants is a great way to liven up your room. Not only will they look and smell nice, but there are a number os studies that show that plants reduce stress, improve health and energise the people in the room.

  • Vibrant cushions and bedding

When your considering how to decorate your uni room, nice bedding is a must. This can really brighten up your room, making it cosy and homely.