The Dreamiest Dorm Bedding for Your Home-Away-From-Home

Turn your dorm room into a personal oasis with the perfect bedding set. We rounded up 10 of best to get you on your way.

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August 08, 2018

Gray Ombre

This stylish and subtle ombre duvet cover and sham set will give your dorm a feeling of calm while not being boring in the least. Build on the look with a rug, pillows and a lamp in the same color family and be that chic adult you always knew you were. (Duvet insert sold separately.)

BUY IT: Dormify, $99

Purple Mod Dot

This charming bed-in-a-bag is kitted out with everything for a well-made bed in complementary colors and patterns. The feminine lavender is balanced with graphic circles for a clean, contemporary look.

BUY IT: Amazon, $38.99

One and Done

To get your dorm room shopping over with in one shot, choose a set like this which comes with everything for your bed — plus towels, storage bins, a shower caddy and so much more. All the pieces coordinate in neutral shades of grays and blues.

BUY IT: Roomify, $269

Floral Comforter Set

Pretty botanicals can dress up any plain, cement-block-lined dorm room. This set will outfit your standard Twin XL dorm bed with a sheet, comforter and pillow case and even comes with a matching tote.

BUY IT: Urban Outfitters, $169 and up

Dark Florals

For an edgy yet feminine look, choose flowers on a chic, dark field. The navy background takes the look from girly to grown-up and modern. Plus, the dark background can hide all manner of stains from dropped ink pens and spilled coffee to eating pizza in bed. No judgments!

BUY IT: Walmart, $45

Reversible Dots Set

Nothing makes a dorm bed feel better than a good duvet. A pretty cover and sham paired with decorative pillows will turn your bed into a serene sanctuary you'll be happy to crash in after a long day of classes. (Duvet insert sold separately.)

BUY IT: Wayfair, $90

Large-Scale Plaid

For a more masculine look, you can't go wrong with a large-scale plaid. The woodsy yet trendy pattern will set a classic tone for your whole room.

BUY IT: Walmart, $33

Candy Stripe Set

Cheer up a drab room with bright rainbow stripes like this playful bedding, designed by tastemaker, Kate Spade. This comforter and sham set doesn't come with any extras, but it can be the sugary sweet anchor of your design.

BUY IT: Bed Bath & Beyond, $130

Scallop Print

If you're rooming up in a double or more, sometimes the best option is to opt for understated bedding. This scallop print in a subtle gray will definitely go with even the boldest of roommate's styles.

BUY IT: Target, $45

Chambray Striped Bundle

The simple gray stripe on this bedding set gets dressed up with pretty ruching on the comforter and shams. Easily accesorize a bed like this with complementary patterns, bright decorative pillows or throws.

BUY IT: PB Teen, $15-$79