Every Southern girl knows that once she's selected her college, the next stop is the dorm room. Finding the perfect dorm room décor, which usually begins with choosing the bedding, is an important part of making the space feel like home. Since the bed will be the focal point of the room, it will determine the look and feel of your space. Whether you want to pick a neutral palette or add some color with patterned bedding, we've rounded up our favorite comforters, quilts, and duvets to transform any bare dorm room into a cozy home away from home. You can't go wrong with any of these cute dorm bedding options from Amazon, Target, Etsy, and more, starting at just $39.99.
AmazonBasics Pinch Pleat Down-Alternative Comforter Bedding Set
BUY IT: $39.99; amazon.com
This comforter set will add personality to a room, while still keeping a neutral color scheme. In addition to the color pictured, it's also available in other neutrals like blush, cream, and beige.
Applique Monogrammed Duvet Set
BUY IT: $195+; etsy.com
In our opinion, monograms are always a good idea. Choose the applique color and font for a custom duvet cover that's made just for you.
AmazonBasics 5-Piece Light-Weight Microfiber Comforter
BUY IT: $39.99; amazon.com
This trellis comforter set is complete with a fitted sheet, flat sheet, pillowcase, and sham so you'll have everything you need to outfit your new space.
Reyna Comforter Set
BUY IT: $85.99; target.com
If you don't want to limit your color scheme with colorful bedding, this twin XL white comforter is the perfect canvas for patterned pillows and fun accessories.
Lilly Pulitzer Orchid Reversible Quilt
BUY IT: $169; potterybarn.com
A beautiful quilt with matching shams available from Lilly Pulitzer will help you transform your dorm room into your own piece of paradise.
Cottage Classics Paisley Blossom Comforter Set
BUY IT: $59.99; target.com
This modern farmhouse-style comforter and sham duo will set the scene for a relaxing dorm environment. Pair with natural wood accessories and faux greenery to complete the look.
Vera Bradley Petite Floral Reversible Quilt
BUY IT: $93.99; wayfair.com
Change up your bedding throughout the year with this quilt that offers two different looks in one, a colorful pattern on one side and solid on the other.
The Emily & Meritt Gold Dot Quilt
BUY IT: $199; potterybarn.com
Pastel pink and gold polka dots, what more could a girl need? This chic bedding can go from the freshman dorm to the sorority house to an off-campus apartment.
Waffle Stripe Duvet Cover Set
BUY IT: $39.99; target.com
Classic blue and white bedding will never go out of style. It's fresh, clean, and has a touch of nautical whimsy.
Tufted Dot Duvet Cover
BUY IT: $99; potterybarn.com
You can't go wrong with a classic polka dot pattern—or a black and white color scheme for that matter.
Marley Ruffle Comforter Set
BUY IT: $69.99; target.com
The calming blue color and cascading ruffles are the perfect duo. The set also comes with coordinating shams and decorative pillows.
The Emily & Meritt Bed of Roses Comforter
BUT IT: $129; pbteen.com
This bright and bold floral comforter will bring any boring dorm room to life instantly.