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Style Advisor: Taylor Monferdini

avatar School: University of South Carolina Sorority: Alpha Chi Omega Hi! My name is Taylor and I'm a junior at the University of South Carolina, studying Political Science. When I arrived at USC for the first time I knew I was going to be living on an stunningly gorgeous campus surrounded by an abundant amount of school spirit (Go Gamecocks!), but what I didn't know was that I was going to have the largest dorm room I'd ever seen! I can't even begin to tell you how much fun I had decorating my large space. Since then, I've moved numerous times (I'm losing count) and I pretty much have it down to an art. The upside all of the moves is being able to decorate so many different spaces, experimenting with new colors and styles. I love blending different styles so my personality comes through in every room. I can't wait to share all of my experiences and ideas with you on Dormify!

Recent Posts by Taylor

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Choosing the Right College FOR YOU

It's almost time- you've counted your acceptances (and have mourned the rejections) and you're now down to your final list…

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What’s In a Nightstand?

I like to look at the nightstand as the functional cherry on top. It not only houses what you inevitably…

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How to Handle Your Parents on Move In Day

It poured the day I moved into the University of South Carolina dorms freshmen year. My Dad had insisted on…

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Spring (Semester) Cleaning

It's hard to feel like spring is fast approaching when it is downwards of 40 degrees outside, but it really…

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Dear HS Seniors: What I’ve Learned

At the beginning of this semester it dawned on me that I was "technically" a senior. I'm one of those…

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Those Tricky People on Your Gift List

I'm sure by now you are stressing over your looming finals and calculating how many cups of coffee you can…

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Add Some Light: decorating your space with light

What do Target, Tumblr and Christmas all have in common? One of my absolute favorite things actually: those little white…

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How to Not Have Boring Walls

Living in a dorm can be pretty depressing. Surrounded by white cinderblock walls, a tiny window, and a stained wooden…

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It’s That Time of the Year Again: Homecoming

If you are a freshmen in college the word "homecoming" probably brings to mind an awkward dance, dresses you look…

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How To Organize Your Desk

I don't know about you, but I soon figured out that my desk was 50% of the storage space in…

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