Did September sneak up on you too? Not to worry. HomeSense has everything you’ll need to start the school year with a bang, from tiny colourful bookshelves to avocado keepers. Avocado toast forever! 

  1. That special place where style and functionality collide…we just never figured it would be in a dorm room! 4-Piece Microwave Cooking Set, $9.99 (Compare at $15)
  2. The marble-EVERYTHING trend is still going strong. This is one of those special pieces that will work in a dorm, home or even office. Marble Wall Clock, $19.99 (Compare at $35)
  3. There’s always room for another plaid throw, especially in this cozy fall palette. Fringed Wool Throw, $79.99 (Compare at $140)
  4. Look! We found the tiniest bookshelf ever. Wood Wall Shelf, $29.99 (Compare at $40)
  5. Because everybody needs oversized neon pushpins and paper clips in their lives, students especially. Jumbo Pushpins and Paper Clips, $6.99 each (Compare at $10)
  6. Furnishing a dorm can be tough, which is why we love this side table. It barely takes up any room and adds a much-needed touch of colour. Wood Side Table, $69.99 (Compare at $120)
  7. We wish these were around when we went to school! So useful. Peel and Stick Chalkboard Sheets, $16.99 (Compare at $24)
  8. Time to get organized! Cork Desk Caddy, $14.99 (Compare at $25)
  9. Millennials and their avocados…you know how it is. Avocado Keeper, $3.99 (Compare at $5)

As always, we’d love to see what you’ve uncovered at HomeSense! Keep sharing your finds with us by tagging @shedoesthecity and using the hashtags #CampusLife and/or #MyHomeSense.