Posts Tagged: apartment decorating

First Apartment Home Decor: Modern vs. Contemporary
First Apartment Home Decor: Modern vs. Contemporary

First Apartment Home Decor: Modern vs. Contemporary

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When researching which type of decor to go for in your first apartment, you’ve probably come across the terms “modern” and “contemporary.” While the names may make these styles seem similar – and they are to an extent – there are some crucial differences as well. In this guide, we’ll outline the differences between these…
Here’s a Hack to Upgrade Your First Apartment Mirrors
Here’s a Hack to Upgrade Your First Apartment Mirrors

Here’s a Hack to Upgrade Your First Apartment Mirrors

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Mirrors can be a great way to add more light and the illusion of more space to your apartment, but old mirrors can also make your apartment look dated and out-of-style. Recently, a simple DIY hack has surfaced that’ll let you quickly upgrade your mirror to a much more modern and stylish piece. What’s the…
Pros and Cons: Headboard vs. No Headboard
Pros and Cons: Headboard vs. No Headboard

Pros and Cons: Headboard vs. No Headboard

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When setting up and decorating your first apartment, is it worth investing in a headboard? It’s a feature you see on most beds, and it’s not purely decorative – it actually serves some practical purposes. You might have had a headboard on your bed growing up, but is one really necessary? Read on below to…
First Studio Apartment: Do You Need a Room Divider?
First Studio Apartment: Do You Need a Room Divider?

First Studio Apartment: Do You Need a Room Divider?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It can be difficult to decorate and stay organized in a studio apartment. Having one large room instead of multiple smaller ones tends to make things look cluttered and make the already small space look even smaller. Room dividers are a popular option for solving this problem, so read on below to find out if…
Pros and Cons: Exposed Brick Walls In Your First Apartment
Pros and Cons: Exposed Brick Walls In Your First Apartment

Pros and Cons: Exposed Brick Walls In Your First Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Brick walls are somewhat rare in a first apartment, but they can be a pleasant surprise if you can find them in a low price range. Exposed brick can also present some negatives, however, so read on below to learn about all the important pros and cons to having brick walls in your first apartment.…
Is Wallpapering Your First Apartment Worth It?
Is Wallpapering Your First Apartment Worth It?

Is Wallpapering Your First Apartment Worth It?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Wallpaper went out of style for a while in the early 2000s, when everyone got hooked on neutral everything, but now it seems to be rebounding in a big way as people embrace creative and unique decorating styles. Is it worth it to wallpaper your first apartment? Read on below to find out! Are you…
What is Boho in Home Decor?
What is Boho in Home Decor?

What is Boho in Home Decor?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Possibly the most enjoyable part of moving into your first apartment is getting to decorate! If you spend any time researching interior design or scrolling through Pinterest, one word you’re probably hearing all the time is boho, but what even is it? Read on below to learn what boho is in home decor and how…
Is Warm or Cool Lighting Better for Your Apartment?
Is Warm or Cool Lighting Better for Your Apartment?

Is Warm or Cool Lighting Better for Your Apartment?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When it comes to lighting, you’ve probably heard one of the most well-known money-saving tips: Turn off the lights when you’re not using them. However, when your lights are on, they should set the right mood, and not all lights are equal on this front. Sometimes, you might overlook the best type of lighting for…
How to Plan Your Furniture Arrangement Before Moving
How to Plan Your Furniture Arrangement Before Moving

How to Plan Your Furniture Arrangement Before Moving

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When you’re about to move into your first apartment and already have most of your furniture, you might be unsure how to move and arrange it all. Similarly, decorating your new apartment might feel like a daunting task if you don’t have a thorough plan, especially if your apartment lacks space. If you want to…