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Who better to dish about college style and trends than actual students? For our newly relaunched Style Syllabus series, we've partnered with College Fashionista to bring you, dear student reader, topical fashion and shopping stories that matter most. Enjoy!
Transitioning from the spacious comforts of your parents’ house to the 250-square-foot confines of your dorm room is anything but easy. Trying to figure out how to cram all your clothes, school supplies, accessories, and growing shoe collection into half a closet is even harder. Instead of living in a room with plastic bins from floor to ceiling (hey, we’ve all considered it), we have uncovered some creative and chic options for maximizing your space.
Just because your dorm room is the size of a jail cell doesn’t mean it has to look like one. From bookshelves to magazine racks to woven baskets, check out our must-have list of space-saving and super-stylish items.
By Margot Guralnick
Is a room of one's own overrated? Are closets unnecessary space hogs? Is clutter the enemy? Architect Takaaki Kawabata, a senior associate at Janson Goldstein in New York, and his wife and collaborator, designer Christina Kawabata, recently transformed a 1960s log cabin in Garrison, New York, into a read
Winter is not exactly beauty's best friend. One of the only beauty bonuses courtesy of chilly weather: less-frequent shaving, for those of us who choose to do so at all. We've stowed away our skirts and shorts in favor of pants and leggings, so most days, a “What’s the point?” attitude makes total sense.