So you’re all settled and moved in… but you feel like something’s missing. Maybe it’s a bit too dark or you’re trying to bring your individual style into the apartment. There are many different ways that you can make your home at college uniquely you and one-of-a-kind! Here are four different ways that you can spruce up your new home:

String Lights. These aren’t just for the holiday season anymore! Create a glowing canopy or incorporate a statement strand against a blank wall – the possibilities are limitless! Find out how you can add some sparkle to your apartment here.

Plants. Keep things fresh with some potted plants around the apartment. For those with a green thumb, try making your own wall garden to grow your own produce and herbs. Find some ways to add some green into your life here.

Unconventional Storage. Chances are that you aren’t listening to your CDs anymore, but if you have an old CD rack, did you know that it can be turned into a handy organizer for your bathroom? See how you can get crafty with some of your old furniture – there may be more uses out of it than you think!

Contact Paper. Make a bold statement with some contact paper! You can use it on just about anything – even your fridge! Check out some of these creative ways to make your apartment your very own by just using a bit of contact paper.

What are some ways you’ve decorated your apartment? We’d love to see! Tag us in your photos on Instagram: @thetowneclub or @lifeonthebend!