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This blog post is All About dorm Christmas decorations as the best inspiration to decorate your dorm room for the holiday season.
Can you hear the rings for the upcoming magical season? I can’t believe Christmas is just 2 months ahead. Literally, it’s the most important event in the whole year.
I know how much it’s important to feel and live the Christmas spirit and it’s just the favorite holiday season for all of us.
As a college student, I can’t but make my dorm room speaking Christmas the whole season with the most magical dorm Christmas decorations for this year.
My friends and I have been looking around for the best Christmas decorations for dorm rooms to get into the Christmas spirit and spend an amazing time together in college.
I just love how cozy it feels!
If you’re a college student looking for the best ideas to decorate your dorm for Christmas, this article has everything you want to get the best dorm room décor ideas for Christmas even if you’re on a budget.
These are the Cutest Dorm Christmas Decorations to Get for this Holiday Season for your College Dorm Room
Christmas Dorm Room Decorations
1. Go With a Christmas Decoration Color Scheme
Neutral White Christmas Decor for your College Dorm Room
This is the first thing you should think about before decorating your dorm for Christmas. Are you more of neutral nude colors for Christmas decorations or do you fancy colorful Christmas decor? I’m just
This is so freaking important because having a color scheme will make your Christmas decorations on point.
I’m going with White dorm room Christmas decorations this year as I find it trendy yet so chic and so me ahaha.
2. Christmas Pillows
Get these Christmas decorative pillows
Make your dorm bed feel Christmas by adding some festive pillows for your dorm to get it ready for the holiday season. It literally looks so cute and Christmassy. They are literally a must for your dorm room Christmas decorations.
I’m in love with these Christmas decorative pillows that look so cute.
If you’re looking for cheap Christmas pillows, you can get a Christmas pillow cover for your pillows which will save you a lot of money.
3. Christmas Door Room Decor
Recreate Christmas college dorm room door decor
This is where you mostly can get creative. My roommate is obsessed with decorating our dorm door with the most Christmassy decorations yet being as simple as possible. We don’t want to get crazy over all of these. There are hundreds of creative ways for Christmas dorm room door decorations on Pinterest and you can get inspired by one of them.
4. Hanging Ornament in Windows
Hanging ornaments are that little detail that you will love to add to give your dorm room a certain sparkle. Well, how do you know that Christmas is here? Just take a look at the window! Isn’t it lovely?
Those little Christmassy hanging Chrystal balls will just add another flavor to the season, and you can feel they complete it, and the cool thing is that they are one of the cheap and cute dorm Christmas decorations out there.
They are also one of my favorites; I love the fact that you can write names on them, dates and why not a quote you love with your roommate to make it a bit fun.
Christmas is just magical, isn’t it? I’m actually excited for it this year from college because honestly, I never thought decorating my dorm room for Christmas can be that fun.
5. DIY Christmas Fireplace
Create this DIY Cardboard fireplace
This is the best part ever. There is nothing better than decorating your fireplace with all the Christmas decorations, adding hanging stockings, and the most elegant Christmas garlands.
The best thing is you can create a DIY fireplace in your dorm for Christmas which is super easy to make, no jokes. My roommate and I are going for red & green Christmas decorations for the fireplace and this is mostly to break the white color scheme a bit ahaha.
Tbh, it’s quite easy to build a DIY fireplace out of cardboard for the coziest dorm Christmas decorations ever.
6. Mini Christmas Tree
Get this dorm room Christmas tree
It’s seriously the most important thing you have to get while decorating your dorm for Christmas.
I’m in love with this mini Christmas tree and also the fact it doesn’t take up a lot of space as I know most dorms tend to be small ( with all our stuff).
The first thing you should start looking for in your dorm room Christmas decorations is the best dorm Christmas trees for college.
You can’t get wrong with this Amazon mini Christmas tree for your dorm to decorate for this holiday season.
We actually got the white Christmas tree as they are two different colors because it matches our Christmas decorations but the typical green Christmas tree is always a favorite for the majority. My friends got the green dorm room Christmas tree and it looks so freaking good.
I believe it is possible to go with a bigger college Christmas tree for your dorm hall decorations with some fairy lights along the hallway which will look amazing.
7. Christmas Banners
Christmas banners are the easiest and simplest decorations to live the Christmas vibes in college.
It’s definitely a must thing you need for your Christmas dorm decorations.
Also, these banners are so cute, you can absolutely go with the one you like more.
8. Decorate your Dorm Fridge
Get this Olaf Christmas Decal for your Dorm fridge
Here is another way to get creative for your dorm Christmas decorations. There is nothing cuter yet a cheap Christmas decoration for your mini fridge.
I’m so in love with this fridge Olaf snowman Christmas decorations and it absolutely Christmassy.
It’s super easy to decorate your dorm fridge as you only need a Christmas wallpaper to shape it and stick it out.
9. Hang a Christmas Wreath on your Dorm Door
Another way to get creative decorating your dorm door room for Christmas. Adding a Christmas wreath on your dorm room door makes the whole dorm Christmas decoration on point.
You can find cheap yet great Christmas wreath on Amazon that you’ll love.
10. Christmas Wall Arts
One of the best dorm Christmas decorations is wall art. I’m seriously in love with these Christmas wall arts that definitely speak Christmas. Also, it goes with whatever color scheme you’re going for as they are so Christmassy.
Christmas wall art will add a special lovely decorative touch to your Christmas dorm room.
11. Christmas Fairy Lights
Get this Christmas fairy lights
What is a sky without stars? And what is Christmas without the special star lights? This is one of the best Christmas dorm room decorating ideas ever!
They are one of the magical dorm room decor ideas for Christmas, they will brighten up your dorm room with their magical presence and they give the feeling of comfort and ease, especially that of lying down under a starry night that’s not going to get dark at all. Stars are magical and I do love their effects!
12. Window Snowflakes Cling
There is nothing cuter than having snowflakes clings to decorate our dorm window for Christmas. It is the best way to spruce up your dorm room for Christmas.
There are different cute window snowflakes stickers that you’ll love and need to get one of them.
13. Curtain String Lights
Another Christmas decoration for your dorm is hanging curtain sting lights. They are the cheapest Christmas decoration ideas and make your dorm feel Christmas and so cozy.
14. Christmas Photo Clips String Light
Get this photo clips
I love displaying my photos on the wall but it has a special taste in Christmas. Get a LED Christmas lights photo clips to add a special touch to your dorm room Christmas decorations displaying your best Christmas photos with your family as I see it the best way to feel them with you as you’re spending it all together but in your dorm ( if this does make sense to you?).
15. Christmas Candles
This is the best way to make your dorm room smelling Christmas is lighting some Christmassy candles. I don’t think all the college Christmas decorations can be completed without this.
This year, I’ve come across the best Christmas wax melts that smell divine.
I’m in love with these three wax melt scents because they are smelling Christmas. My roommate’s favorite is the Vanilla Caramel Spice as she said it smells like baking cookies, so Christmassy lol.
16. Get a Christmas Throw Blanket
Let me tell you these ones are more than just a Christmas decoration, they’re cozy and warm. It’s an important item to decorate your dorm bed for Christmas.
Imagine sitting on your chair-throwing on that colorful blanket while watching your favorite movie for the season. Some college students like to match their blankets with the Christmas tree, which is a great idea.
I personally throw the blanket on the chair whenever I leave and just look at how cute it is next to my Christmas tree.
17. Decorate your Dorm Room Door with Christmas Wallpaper
Get the paper
One of the best Christmas dorm room door decorations ever!
Dorm room Christmas wallpapers are my favorite! You know how you would like to have something on your door that just tells the world something about you? Well, that just serves this purpose during Christmas.
I like to give the person knocking on my dorm room a feeling of ‘it’s the season!’ so I’m prepared for it. Isn’t this one of the most amazing special dorm room Christmas decorations? Well, if you agree just get yourself a wallpaper and start dressing up that naked door.
18. Get a Christmas Sweater
I just love Christmas Sweaters. Honestly speaking.
I have got 3 this year and they are looking so cute. It absolutely won’t feel like Christmas without this Christmas sweater.
Literally, it is a must. My roommate got a similar one so we can match ahaha.
19. Hang Up Stockings
Stockings are like Santa calls for me! I can’t help but imagine finding something inside them, plus they give the dorm room a warm winter vibe.
They’re also one of the cutest Christmas dorm room decorations any college student could find, I really like how they serve both the Holiday season decoration purpose and the hiding gift for your friends one!
You can also get personalized Christmas stockings with your roommate which is really cool!
20. Get Christmas Twinkle Lights
Get this Christmas twinkle lights
Those little Christmas twinkle star lights are perfect for decorating your dorm room Christmas tree, dorm room walls, and even windows! I like how their dim light shines in the darkness. All Christmas dorm decorations look like they’re dressed up in magical decor and of course, I would like my room to follow the trend!
21. DIY Snowflakes
You can get creative with college Christmas decorations. It’s always a good idea to DIY some fake snow with your friends and displays them on your dorm walls or the dorm hallway.
22. Christmassy Snow Globe
Who doesn’t love snow globes? It’s one of the must Christmas dorm decorations to decorate your desk with or even or bedside table.
23. Christmas Mugs
Get this Cute Christmas Mug
Believe it or not, but I’ve got the cutest Christmas mugs by September ahaha
Please, no judgment here! But they actually run out so quickly if you don’t get them quickly so this year, I play it smart lol.
These seasonal mugs are so Christmas especially waking up in the morning and making your own espresso drinking it in these cute lovely Christmas mugs. So magical!
24. Christmas Tinsel Garland
Christmas Tinsel Garland glitter is what gives life to every dorm room Christmas tree decoration during that magical season. I mean, I can’t imagine my mini-Christmas tree without them; they’re like fashionable dresses but only for trees haha.
I’m into hanging them in the dorm room too and on every Christmas dorm door just to give it a cute look.
My friend used them to decorate her dorm door for Christmas and they look so freaking good. This is a great Christmas dorm door decoration idea to try out this year!
25. Decorate with Christmas Candy Cane
Get these cute Christmassy candy cane
How cute these college dorm room Christmas decorative candy cane e on the wall tied with a red ribbon, in the jar next to the gifts, or on the Christmas tree is both cute and elegant. Candy canes are just a little necessary detail to make your dorm room Christmas decoration more innocent for candy.
I just love how they are so cute decorating your dorm room window with garland as they can be the perfect combo.
26. Matching Christmas Pyjamas with your Roommate
Get these Christmas Pyjamas
It won’t feel like Christmas if there are no matching Christmas pajamas with your roommate to get into the Christmas spirit in college. This is the first thing it ever comes to my mind. You’ve probably been doing this with your sisters.
Matching with my roommate with our cutest Christmas pajamas and watching Home alone from our dorm drinking hot chocolate. Can it be more perfect than this?