For a college student, a dorm room or apartment serves as a home away from home and is the location of many memories. No one wants a second home that looks like a prison cell with cinderblock walls and dismal lighting. College students are usually on a budget, but there are ways to spruce up your place without getting stuck in a financial mess.
According to industry designers, this year’s color trends are funky, bright and lively. Color schemes such as magenta and lime green or saffron and blue form a young retro look. Tri-color themes like white/chocolate brown/lime green and black/white/stainless steel or gray are also popping up. A sleek minimalist look can also be created through creamy earth tones.