There comes a time when milk crates and Command hooks stop qualifying as home decor. And that time is now. We're thrilled to welcome you into the world of being a grown-up, and one with a well-styled space at that. If you're making the change from too many roommates and fresh-from-mom's-basement decor to something more sophisticated and livable, we'll help you get started with style.
Finding great pieces that are practical, functional, and chic is no longer a dream or a doodle in the margins of your notebook. Click through for 12 of our favorite new musts for first apartments (and second or third pads, too!), and learn to redefine "Home Sweet Home."