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faux skull succulents, boo throw pillow, and witch and moon wall decoration
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8 Ways to Get Your Room Ready for Spooky Season

Spooky season has finally arrived, which means it’s time to add some spooky decor to your room. Whether you’re living in a dorm, apartment, or at home this semester, you’ll be sure to find some pieces that will give you tricks and treats.


Allstate Marble Print Pumpkin

marble print pumpkin
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Why not combine everyone’s two favorite things: pumpkins and marble. Add it to your desk to make yourself feel like you’re at a pumpkin patch instead of attending online classes.

Allstate, nordstrom.com, $15, Shop Now


Sequin Embroidered Boo Pillow

sequined boo throw pillow
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Fact: you can really never have enough throw pillows. Pair it with a cozy throw blanket and cuddle up for your next Halloween movie watch party.

$40, Find it at your nearest HomeGoods


Archipelago Botanicals Pumpkin Macchiato Home Diffuser

Pumpkin macchiato home diffuser
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If you’re living in a dorm and can’t use candles, this diffuser is the perfect replacement. With notes of crushed pumpkin seed, coconut milk, and cardamon, it’s perfect for giving your room a cozy fall scent that will last for months.

Archipelago Botanicals, nordstrom.com, $52, Shop Now


Halloween Wreath

glitter halloween wreath
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Not really a fan of classic Halloween decoration? No worries, this glittery (but still spooky) wreath is just for you. It’ll give your home some subtle spooky season vibes before you even walk in the door—or you can hang it on the wall to give your room some Halloween sparkle.

Bed Bath and Beyond, bedbathandbeyond.com, $36, Shop Now


Pumpkin Kitchen Towel

pumpkin halloween print kitchen towel
Photo Courtesy of Walmart

You’ll actually be excited to do the dishes with these adorable pumpkin dish towels. Available in both cream and orange, they’re a quick and easy (and affordable) way to add a fall touch to your kitchen.

Simply Daisy, walmart.com, $16, Shop Now


Faux Succulent Skulls

faux succulent skulls
Photo Courtesy of Homegoods

We all already buy probably too many succulents, so why not make them ~spooky~? Add them to your desk, nightstand, bookshelf, or pretty much anywhere else you want.

$10, Find it at your nearest HomeGoods


Halloween Throw Blanket

halloween pattern throw blanket
Photo Courtesy of Walmart

Nothing goes better with a scary Halloween movie than a cozy throw blanket. Plus, you can keep warm with it when you inevitably attend online classes from your bed.

KDAGR, walmart.com, $34, Shop Now


Witch and Moon Hanging Wall Decoration

witch and moon LED hanging wall decoration
Photo Courtesy of Bed Bath & Beyond

Add some Halloween magic to your room with this spooky witch and moon wall art. Hang it above your desk or your bed to get yourself in the Halloween spirit anytime.

Bed Bath and Beyond, bedbathandbeyond.com, $12, Shop Now


Enjoy your new spooky room and when you post pics, tag @prettydorms for us to see!

Emily is a senior at FIT studying Advertising and Marketing Communications. Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, she now lives in Brooklyn. In her spare time, you can find her watching reality TV or following a Chloe Ting workout video.
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